Black Truth News Artist Profile: Rec Center

The Resurrection of the Rec Center Continues with the Newest EP Release Artist Submission Straight from The Mental City come a unique Hip-Hop collective known as the REC CENTER; and they have returned! All members of the group come armed with an impeccable gift of potent lyricism that grasps the

One Hood, One Goal

While attending a fundraiser for the youth through education, I was introduced to Darius Thomas, the founder of One Hood Media Art Center, we sat down and discussed his goals to use the attention kids give entertainment and combine with education and life skills.   By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer

NFL Playoff Predictions>>>>Sunday’s Games

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer I’m typing this ten minutes before Sunday’s kickoff of  the NFL Divisional playoff games. No i’m not waiting for the last minute injury updates, or analysis from the experts; and i’m not ashamed of my losing record (0-2) from yesterday games. Quite the contrary, in fact no one on the

Youth Organization Helping Shape Chicago Communities One Family at a Time

Youth for Positive Change is an organization started by Dr. Diane Simpson. Her efforts and determination to change the culture and environment that we raise our children in has slowly but surely brought a new way of thinking amongst the participants in her program. Her aim to develop mentors for

Slave Master Mentality at Sun-Times

Editors Note:  After reading the column from Neil Steinberg in the Chicago Sun-Times, I was set to write a response, but after reading this column from Richard B. Muhammad, I decided to print this instead.   Columnist Classless Comments about Black Leaders Shows Lack of Knowledge Richard B. Muhammad ArticleReprint                                                                                                                                           

Here We Go Again

No logical explanation on why US troops are still fighting in Afghanistan Robert Scheer Article Submission      It is already a 30-year war begun by one Democratic president, and thanks to the political opportunism of the current commander in chief the Afghanistan war is still without end or logical purpose. President Barack

Black Truth News Mixtape Review>>>DJ Slugo & DJ Trey: “Respect my Grine”

By: Jarrod Horton Staff Writer DJ Slugo & DJ Trey new mixtape “Respect my Grine” BMF> Volume 8, is a self-explanatory title to the two DJ’s game plan with this new Mix-tape. They sought the who’s who of the Chicago Hip Hop underground scene, to present a full length mixtape