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New Book Chronicles History and Impact of the PhD Project: “Paying It Forward” Profiles Minority Business Professors Who Are Changing the Face of Management Education and Influencing Undergraduates to Study Business

MONTVALE, N.J., Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The PhD Project, which works to provide role models to encourage more minority undergraduates to study business and pursue business careers,...

Tavis on Repositioning Dr. King as a Revolutionary

The “Death of a King” Interview with Kam Williams Tavis Smiley is the host and managing editor of Tavis Smiley on PBS, and The Tavis Smiley Show from Public Radio International. He is also the...

Who We Be: The Colorization of America

Book Review by Kam Williams “Race. A four-letter word. The greatest social divide in American life, a half-century ago and today. During that time, the United States has seen the most dramatic...

Brother Parker!

The “Beyond the Lights” Interview with Kam Williams Actor and humanitarian Nate Parker first received critical attention for his starring role in The Great Debaters opposite Denzel Washington and...

Kam’s Kapsules: For movies opening November 21, 2014

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams BIG BUDGET FILMS  The Hunger Games : Mockingjay – Part 1 (PG-13 for intense violence, disturbing images and mature themes) Third...

Cosby: His Life and Times

Book Review by Kam Williams “[Bill] Cosby grew up in a Philadelphia housing project, the son of an alcoholic, largely absent father and a loving but overworked mother… After dropping out of high...

The Justice Imperative: How Hyper-Incarceration Has Hijacked the American Dream

Book Review by Kam Williams “Our criminal justice system is in need of reform. [It] costs the taxpayers too much, fails at rehabilitation, exacts a life-long toll on offenders, and does not yield...

Kam’s Kapsules: For movies opening November 14, 2014

Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams BIG BUDGET FILMS  Beyond the Lights (PG-13 for profanity, mature themes, sexuality and partial nudity) Romance drama about a suicidal...

Culture Worrier – Reflections on Race, Politics and Social Change

Book Review by Kam Williams “These pages represent some of the valuable lessons I’ve learned about people and media over the past three decades. Among them: 1) Politics is more than a game. 2)...

National Association of Professional Women Announces Marlena Desiree Mardigan, CEO / Principal of Mardigan Executive (ME), a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year

Marlena Desiree Mardigan “Dezz” is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession Garden City, NY (PRWEB) Oct. 22, 2014...