New Music on BTN Soundcloud Player (01.23.18) >>> Smoko Ono: “Superstar Moves” featuring Kami

BTN STAFF New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from Chicago artist Smoko Ono.  His new single “Superstar Moves” is self produced and features Kami. To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the right side of the page. Or click the Continue Reading

Does a College Education Lead to Future Long-Term Health Problems for Some Blacks?

Article Submission A new study by researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia, and Northwestern University in Illinois, offers further evidence to the fact that college graduates enjoy healthier, longer lives compared with individuals who do not graduate from college. But the study finds Continue Reading

Borrow $5,000, repay $42,000 – How super high-interest loans have boomed in California

By ANDREW KHOURI and JAMES RUFUS KOREN Article Submission JoAnn Hesson, sick with diabetes for years, was desperate. After medical bills for a leg amputation and kidney transplant wiped out most of her retirement nest egg, she found that her Social Security and small pension weren’t enough to make ends meet.