Friday, December 13, 2019

Tag: Nick Chiles

A Loving Tribute to “The Greatest Man...

His name was Emmett Clay and, by all accounts, he was a remarkable man. Despite his small stature he made a huge impact on...

Black Fathers Do Crucial Work, Serving Their...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

In ‘Fatherhood’ Excerpt, Grant Hill Expresses Love,...

The following excerpt is from the book, Fatherhood: Rising to the Ultimate Challenge by Etan Thomas with Nick Chiles (who is Editor-in-Chief of Atlanta...

Black Fathers Provide Their Families, Communities Much...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

Join Us As We Honor Black Fathers

Since we began Atlanta Black Star more than a month ago, we have endeavored to bring readers the stories behind the headlines—burrowing beneath and...

NBA’s Etan Thomas Delivers Groundbreaking Book on...

Today is the official release date for Fatherhood: Rising to the Ultimate Challenge, a book by NBA veteran Etan Thomas that features a collection...

Taye Diggs Reveals Black Men Are Scarred...

Taye Diggs pried open a can of worms when he said that he still had self-esteem issues well into adulthood because of his dark...

George Lucas Sparks Conversation About Black Filmmakers...

Famed Hollywood director George Lucas–the creator of Star Wars and Indiana Jones–has been getting a lot of attention for comments he made noting how...

Rapper T.I. – An Unexpected Portrait of...

Rapper T.I.–An Unexpected Portrait of a Great Dad Okay, I'm willing to acknowledge that up until this point, reality TV hasn't exactly shown mankind and...

Herman Cain's Bizarre World: Where Common Sense...

Herman Cain's Bizarre World: Where Common Sense and Decency Don’t Matter By Nick Chiles Out here in the real world where us regular folks reside, when...

Jennifer Lopez, Marc, Demi, Ashton, Kim And...

  UPDATE-From Jennifer Lopez to Demi Moore, Zoe Saldana to Kim Kardashian–and every member of the “Basketball Wives” cast–the one thing that Hollywood continues to...

Rihanna Creates Art Through Her Music

Let Rihanna Be Free To Make Art By Nick Chiles To create art is a curious endeavor. Artists often plumb their deepest, darkest fears and emotions...

Heavy D: A Tribute To A Beautiful...

Heavy D: A Tribute To A Beautiful Being By Nick Chiles As I listen to and read all the glowing tributes to the late Dwight...

Kim Kardashian Divorce: How To Get To...

Kim Kardashian Divorce: How to Get to Day 73 of Wedded Bliss By Nick Chiles Kim Kardashian is about nothing if not helping others and giving...

Beyonce And Jay-Z: Our Modern Day Cliff...

Beyonce And Jay-Z: Our Modern Day Cliff and Claire Huxtable By Nick Chiles At a time when black love, black marriage, the very idea of the...

The Impact Nicki Minaj & Other Rappers...

What if Nicki Minaj, T.I., Lil Wayne, Rick Ross and other popular rappers descended on Occupy Wall Street? What would that mean for their...