Emmett Till

Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with Timothy Tyson, the author of The Blood Of Emmett Till to talk about the confession that led to the death of a young Emmett. “It seems to me that she was in poor health. She hadn’t said a word since 1955. She kind of muttered, “well everyone is […]

The murder of a 14-year-old African-American boy named Emmett Till still anger and transcends how America views justice and racism in America til this day. With many of our brothers and sisters slain and receiving no justice has always been a struggle the black community is not unfortunately used to, but President Barack Obama is taking the […]

The music mogul has signed a first-look deal with the Weinstein Company.

Roland Martin talks to filmmaker Keith Beauchamp about his plans for a Emmett Till movie in light of the 60th anniversary of his death. “This…

Yes, Jamie Foxx is known as an award-winning actor and a singer, but his origins as a comedian come through in his impersonations, from President…

The historic Smithsonian National African-American History Museum has received its first arrivals that will be on display for all to see at its grand opening…

Sybil, J. and a bunch of the TJMS/Reach Media staff went to a screening of the new Lee Daniels’ film, “The Butler.”  It stars Forest…

Rev. Al Sharpton made a call to action when he said we’ve turned Trayvon Martin’s tragic death from a moment into a movement. The question…

In 1955, 18-year-old Willie Reed of Greenwood, Mississippi saw a green and white Chevrolet pickup truck pass him on the road and stop in front…

Saturday night, when the verdict came down, it was difficult to be a concert because there was so much pain.  And that morning I was…

When rapper Lil Wayne used offensive lyrics that included the name of Emmett Till, it sparked a conversation about whether or not much of this…

The city of Sanford, Florida will forever go down in history as the place where Trayvon Martin was shot and killed. But the city is…