According to Okay, maybe there was some kind of language barrier between France and Italy’s Vogue magazine staffs, but in case someone missed the memo or translated improperly we need you to know this. When the Italian Vogue came out it was completely filled with: actual BLACK WOMEN! It was a groundbreaking decision and […]

Liz “Faith” Dixson is a radio personality you can currently hear blessing the airwaves as afternoon host of the Kingdom Takeover from 3pm-6pm Mon-Fri & God Squad co-host of the Nu Church Radical Praise Party every Saturday from 5pm-7pm on AM1310 The Light. She also produces the Hall of Fame Talk Show Afternoons with Amos […]

According to Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Films and Lionsgate have partnered to develop “Will You Be My Black Friend,” a film – to star Chris Rock – based on a Nov. 2008 GQ magazine article of the same name. The article chronicled GQ senior correspondent Devin Friedman’s unorthodox and admittedly self-conscious quest to make “black […]

As you’ve probably guessed from the title, I’m going to talk about sex. More specifically, I’m going to talk about Christians having sex. Yes, Christians talk about sex and their having it and their not having it. We talk about it because it’s an issue we, along with most everyone else, face. If you’re not […]

On the Monday (October 26th) edition of Afternoons with Amos, there was another “Unofficial Poll of the Airwaves”. Afternoons with Amos listeners who participated in Monday’s “unofficial poll” overwhelmingly plan to vote in the Tuesday, November 3rd referendum and plan to vote “Yes” on the Wishard referendum. On those responding 100% said they planned to […]

According to Tyler Perry’s latest e-mail message to fans explains his attraction to the film “Precious,” which he is executive producing along with Oprah Winfrey. The film, which arrives in theaters Nov. 6, tells the story of a 16-year-old Precious Jones (Gabourey Sidibe), a high-school student with nothing working in her favor. She is […]

According to The children of Will and Jada Pinkett Smith are teaming to help Hasbro’s Project Zambi, a global initiative dedicated to raising awareness for the 15 million children who have lost parents and relatives to the AIDS epidemic in Africa. Jaden, 11, and Willow, 8, have signed on as the organization’s youth ambassadors, according […]

Laura Geraghty was down for 57 minutes. No blood pressure, no pulse, no oxygen. During that time, Geraghty says she saw deceased loved ones. She was shocked 21 times before she came back. Dr. Kevin Nelson, a neurologist who studies near-death experiences, says they’re not imagined. The explanation, he says, lies in the brain itself. […]

According to, Bill Cosby’s long-discussed rap album is finally here. Titled “Bill Cosby Presents the Cosnarati: State of Emergency,” the set features the comedian as executive producer in charge of developing the concepts for each track. William “Spaceman” Patterson and Ultramagnetic MC veteran Ced-Gee served as the album’s producers, mixing elements of hip-hop, R&B, […]

Audio Clip Included In Post. Audio©2009 WTLC/Radio One. Dee Dee Strum, from Indianapolis, is the new National President of the Coalition of 100 Black Women. In an exclusive interview Friday, Strum talked to Amos Brown about the organization and her new role.

 The Indiana Pacers confirmed Friday that longtime front office employee and director of player personnel Mel Daniels is no longer with the team. “Mel was a great basketball player who helped make the Pacers a well-known franchise — and we wish him well,” Pacers president of basketball operations Larry Bird said through a statement released […]

  An INDOT spokesperson tells Eyewitness News that most of the eastbound lanes of I-465 will reopen after a tanker explosion earlier this week.  All but the far left lane of I-465 eastbound will reopen at midnight Sunday, officials say. Inspectors have spent the past several days inspecting an overpass at I-465 and I-69 where […]