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After making strides at Howard University by advocating for better campus conditions, then rallying on a Texas bus tour to build voting power ahead of the primary election, Black Voters Matter will set off next to honor the 57th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" by reenacting the journey on a weeklong march.

As the nation celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the work and efforts of the global icon are back at the cultural forefront in a big…

Fifty years ago, police in Selma, Ala., brutally beat peaceful protestors attempting to march over the now infamous Edmund Pettus Bridge — a roadway named…

Bernice Jenkins says there is a special prayer being held for all women named Selma because of their loss at the Oscars last night. Listen to the audio player to hear more hilarious Church Announcements about the Academy Awards! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Get the latest announcements from Sister Bernice here and don’t forget to listen LIVE weekdays from […]

With her a role in what is arguably the best film of the year “Selma,” Niecy Nash is definitely reaching heights in her career. But before the big screen, Niecy was known for her character on Comedy Central’s “Reno 911.” She talks to “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” about getting together with the cast, and […]

Selma breakout star David Oyelowo isn’t holding back when discussing Hollywood recognizing black actors and their performances during Oscar season. Oyelowo appeared at the Santa Barbara International Film…

With all the talk about the new movie “Selma,” Bernice Jenkins wanted to see if Martin Luther King, Jr. himself liked it. Listen to the audio player to hear their conversation from heaven, and find out what Dr. King said was missing from the film! Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Get the latest announcements from Bernice Jenkins here and […]

Anthony Mackie has the answer to why, Selma director Ava DuVernay and David Oyelowo were both overlooked for Oscar nominations: People are tired of discussing race! No seriously,…