Author Archives: Grace Boateng

Game 1, Rockets..

The Houston Rockets finished 3rd in the league for the regular season with a 55-27 record. According to Rockets guard Patrick Beverley, this was no easy feat: “We got to be happy. Fifty-five wins, in the West. Third-best in the NBA. It wasn’t great, b ...

What You’re Not Going To Do….

One week ago, Congresswoman Maxine Waters stood before the House of Representatives and gave a speech denouncing President Trump’s policies. There was nothing atypical about that as Waters has been vocally opposed to the legitimacy of this Presidency fr ...

They Know How to Ball in the Carolinas.

North Carolina Men’s Basketball Wins National Championship After a heartbreaking loss in Houston one year ago, the North Carolina Tar Heels have redeemed themselves after beating Gonzaga 71-65 to win the 2017 National Championship. The victory was that ...

Black Press Week Highlights 2017 Edition.

It was an honor and a privilege to join distinguished members of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) in celebration of the Black Press’ 190th Anniversary in Washington D.C. this week. Though I didn’t have the pleasure of meeting Forwa ...

Couch and Cinema: What to Watch This Spring….

Logan: Hugh Jackman has been playing the role of Wolverine in various X-Men films since 2000 and per the encouragement of his friend Jerry Seinfeld, Jackman decided to make Logan his swan song. Logan, which stars Hugh Jackman as Logan/Wolverine, Patrick S ...