Jeff Johnson

The BET Honors aired last night and we got a chance to see deserving black entertainers recognized and honored. Listen to the audio player to hear Jeff Johnson explain why the BET Honors are so great and needed today in this edition of 3 Things You Should Know. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Click here for more 3 Things You Should […]

Reports say the Department of Justice plan to sue the Ferguson Police Department for racial bias policing. But what does this really mean? Listen to the audio player to hear Jeff Johnson explain in this edition of 3 Things You Should Know. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Click here for more 3 Things You Should Know from Jeff Johnson and listen […]

Little League International stripped Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West Little League of the 2014 United States title and vacated all the games it won for using ineligible players. Some people think this was about race, but Jeff Johnson says this wasn’t about racism. Listen to the audio player to hear who needs to be held accountable in this edition […]

You often hear about the Cheyney University vs. Lincoln University debate over which is the oldest HBCU, but Jeff Johnson tells us neither are actually the oldest black education institution. Listen to the audio player to hear about the first school and it’s history in this edition of 3 Things You Should Know! Sign Up For Our […]

Today marks the day Trayvon Martin would’ve been 20. While we remember and celebrate his life, we also recognize his parents. Since their son’s murder, Sybrina Fulton and Tracey Martin have dedicated their lives to counseling and helping others. Listen to the audio player to hear Jeff Johnson discuss the many contributions they’ve made to our community […]

  Black History Month is much more than 28 cold days to talk about black people. If you don’t know the history behind the month, Jeff Johnson is breaking everything down for us. Listen to the audio player to hear 3 Things You Should Know about this significant month, and ways you can celebrate the past and present of our […]

A 40-year-old woman had the Internet talking this week. Why? Because she married herself, ceremony and all. Initially, the idea seemed crazy to Jeff Johnson, but after he thought more about it, he thought maybe it wasn’t so crazy after all. Listen to the audio player to hear him discuss this new way of celebrating life in this edition of 3 […]

  Three former Super Bowl champions wrote a letter to the NFL on why they change their policy on marijuana. Jeff Johnson said it was a brilliant letter to get the NFL’s attention on why this is important. Listen to the audio player to hear how this could affect the players and black people in this edition of 3 Things […]

As we approach Martin Luther King Day to honor and celebrate his life and service to this country, Jeff Johnson fills us in on some info we probably didn’t know. Listen to the audio player to hear him discuss the history of Martin Luther King Day, why we celebrate him, and how it almost didn’t become a national […]

Over the last week we’ve heard a lot about the terror attacks in Paris. But Jeff Johnson says we shouldn’t forget about the 2,000 people who were just killed in Nigeria. Listen to the audio player to hear him discuss the #AllLivesMatter campaign, and why we should rally behind all global crisis in this edition of 3 Things You Should […]