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  • Dr. Roma Benjamin, On A Mission To Teach Our Kids

    Mar 1, 15 by LaRita Shelby 1 Comment


    *Dr. Roma Benjamin says enough is enough! Benjamin is a former principal of Rowland School in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and she is a youth literacy advocate who was compelled to quit her job to start fresh and teach children the basic skills that they were lacking from the public school system. The New Sound  Literacy and […]

  • BET Premieres Book of Negroes

    Feb 17, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby 3 Comments


    *BET kicked off the mini-series “The Book of Negroes“ Monday night with a stunning debut by Shailyn Pierre-Dixon as the young Aminata, whose riveting performance set the tone for the gracious and fiercely potent Aunjanue Ellis as the adult Aminata Diallo. Ms. Ellis added beauty, fluidity and seething bravery to every realistic and detailed account of the woman’s life […]

  • GRAMMY Foundation Execs Chime in on Music and Education (Listen)

    Feb 8, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby Leave a comment


    *Scott Goldman, Vice President of The GRAMMY Foundation & MusiCares and David Sears, Executive Education Director of The GRAMMY Foundation shared a brief chat with EURweb’s Jazzy Rita at Club Nokia on the occasion of the GRAMMY Foundation’s second annual Music Educator Award™. On February 4, 2015 more than 400 students from the greater Los […]

  • Dr. Karin L. Stanford Talks Daughter Ajae Jackson’s Career Choice in a Harsh Business

    Nov 21, 14 by Ricardo A. Hazell Comments Off


    *Recently EURweb’s Lee Bailey spoke with burgeoning pop artist Ashley ‘AJae’ Jackson and her mother Dr. Karin L. Stanford, an educator at Cal State-Northridge. 15-year-old AJae is also the daughter of civil rights activist Jesse Jackson. In our previous article, young Ashley talked about blazing a trail for herself that was independent of that which was set upon […]

  • Gospel Rapper Noy Burns Wins 2014 Los Angeles ‘Uplifting Minds II’ National Talent Competition

    Nov 3, 14 by Freelance Associates Leave a comment


    Last year’s ULMII winner Ny’ Aira and 2014 Baltimore winner Calvin Tucker Jr. perform as special guest at 2014 ULMII entertainment conference’s talent competition *Pasadena, California Gospel rapper Noy Burns wins the 2014 “Uplifting Minds II” (ULMII) entertainment conference’s national talent competition showcase held recently at the Celebrity Centre in Hollywood. Last year’s winner, 16 […]

  • Beverly Johnson Talks Untold Story of Mandela’s Release: ‘Plot for Peace’ (Watch)

    Oct 24, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *The untold story behind the release of Nelson Mandela is revealed in the much anticipated documentary, “Plot of Peace.” The film tells the story of how an Algerian-born French businessman was instrumental in the discussions surrounding the former South African president’s release. EURweb’s Lee Bailey caught up with model, Beverly Johnson for the exclusive, early […]