Good List, M.A.A.D. People

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Christopher Lynn | Staff Writer  MTV’s Hottest MCs List Stirs Controversy  Once again, MTV has dropped its yearly list of the 10 Hottest MCs in the game. Since 2007, MTV has put together a list of ten Hip-Hop and Rap considered to be the “hottest” of that year. Although MTV has …

40 Acres & a Mule: The Spike Lee Film Series

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DeErricka Green | Managing Editor Spike Lee is much more than that quirky courtside Knicks fan, always dressed head-to-toe in team colors.  Lee has been classified by many as the most important and controversial African American filmmaker in American history; ironically, though his political and social commentary is just as relevant …

Ebony Magazine Says #ENOUGH

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Aaron Thomas | Staff Writer Ebony Magazine has had ENOUGH with the rise in urban violence in Chicago. The city of Chicago, founded by John Baptiste Point du Sable, a Black man, should be noted for its ability to produce influential people of color throughout our country. However, with roughly 60 …

SBP Nominees Share Plans for AASAC

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  Kierra Leggett | Editor-in-Chief The news of three African American candidates vying for the position of Student Body President has created excitement among the entire campus community, especially among African American students. While the candidates are proud to have made history with what is believed to be the first ballot …

America Diagnosed With Missing White Woman Syndrome

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Amanda McKnight | Staff Writer  Terrilynn Monette is a young, beautiful, 26-year-old, second grade teacher in New Orleans that has been missing since March 2. Many people may not be aware of her disappearance, because media attention for missing black women and other minorities is lacking, to say the least. Reports …