For many Black Americans, he is next to a Messiah. For many non-Black Americans, he is thought to be an agitator, riling up already uncomfortable societal quagmires that are better left swept under the rug. Media image aside, Reverend Al Sharpton is neither of these things.
Tyler Perry’s “Ruthless” star, Jaime M. Callica, talks to us about his journey into Hollywood, and how selling everything to do it was the easiest and most stressful checkpoint of his road to stardom.
Mychel Dillard, also known as Snoop, has led a fruitful career as an entrepreneur and restauranteur. Most notably Snoop has partnered with 2 Chainz in the opening of Atlanta’s Escobar Restaurant and Tapas Lounge.
With his unmatched agility and speed in the water, Michael Phelps holds the all-time record for Olympic gold medals earned. The closest thing to Aquaman, on two legs, Phelps, like many pro-athletes who have reach his rarified status, was placed on a pedestal that was unsustainable.
In recent events pertaining to police brutality and normalized racism via the objectification of the Black body, the results of unchecked microaggressions and unconscious bias are present.
Clark Atlanta University Partners with Grammy Award Winning Artist, Actor and Entrepreneur Tip “T.I.” Harris and Dr. Melva Williams to Bring an Understanding of the Origin, Culture and Business of Trap Music to the University.