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Xscape to Reunite

March 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

R&B group, Xscape just announced that they’ll be uniting after nearly 20 years since their break up. The group broke up over dissention and ego [...]

BHM Day 27: August Wilson

February 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Image Playwright, August Wilson dropped out of high school at the age of 15, after a teacher accused him of plagiarism.  But apparently, he was such [...]

Bob Harper Suffered a Heart Attack

February 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Fitness guru and host of “The Biggest Loser,” Bob Harper, suffered a heart attack a few weeks ago. He was working out at a gym in NYC when he [...]

BHM Day 26: Oscar Micheaux

February 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Image Oscar Micheaux was a novelist and film-maker.  He wrote several novels and began selling them door to door.  After the success of his first [...]

2017 Oscar Winners

February 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Best picture: “Moonlight” Lead actor: Casey Affleck, “Manchester by the Sea” Lead actress: Emma Stone, “La La Land” Supporting actor: [...]

Bill Paxton, Dead at 61

February 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Actor Bill Paxton died suddenly after surgery. This weekend, the actor underwent heart surgery.  In post-op he suffered a fatal stroke. His family [...]

Music Review: Jidenna-The Chief

February 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Image Ever since Jidenna came out  with “Classic Man” back in 2015, we’ve been yearning to hear more.  “He’s so different!” Indeed. But [...]

BHM Day 24: Mayme Agnew Clayton

February 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Image Mayme Agnew Clayton was a historian and librarian who founded the Western States Black Research and Education Center. It boasts that it is the [...]

New Video: Jidenna – Bambi

February 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Follow us on Twitter @ManifestoLo, Instagram @shadystaci and Facebook at Lo Knows! Then buy Lo’s first book, “The Semester,” [...]

BHM Day 23: Cathay Williams

February 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Image Cathay Williams was the only female Buffalo Soldier.  She posed as a man named William Cathay and enlisted in the 38th infantry in 1866.  She [...]

Beyonce Cancels Coachella Appearance

February 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Beyonce was slated to headline Coachella this year. But per doctor’s orders, she’s cancelled. Doctors don’t think it would be wise for Beyonce [...]
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