Author Archives: Tonya Garcia

The Bernie Mac Foundation Restructures After Ethical Problems Arise

Much more of the group’s money has now been promised for charitable work.

Beyond The Oscars: Black Filmmakers Discuss The Struggle To Get Their Movies Made & In Front Of Audiences

Malcolm Lee (the “Best Man” movies), Gina Prince-Bythewood (“Beyond the Lights”) and others on what it takes to make it in Hollywood.

Is Your Child The Next Steve Jobs? 4 Tips For Raising The Next Social Media Mogul

The workforce of the future will be populated with people who have expertise in STEM areas.

UPDATED: Mitzi Miller Steps Down As ‘Ebony’ Editor After Less Than A Year

Johnson Publishing has released a statement as well.

“I Lost A Lot Of Money To Someone Who Was Not Really Extra Supportive”: Gabrielle Union On Prenups

After a costly break up, Union says she’s all for them.

Filmmaker Steps Down From Rev. Sharpton’s Hollywood Diversity Task Force Citing Pascal Dismissal

The group hasn’t met yet, but will continue on.

Will Smith, Looks Ahead To New Film, Says He Was “Broken” When “After Earth” Bombed

He’s approaching “Focus” with a new attitude.

Regulations For Payday Lenders Could Be On The Horizon

Payday companies are already lobbying against it.

RadioShack Files For Bankruptcy, Partners With Sprint

RadioShack will continue on as mini-stores within Sprint stores.

National Unemployment Rate At 5.7%; Black Unemployment Still Above 10%

The results this month are better than expected, but African Americans continue to struggle.