The attempt to lay down a ‘Vancouver Soul Sound’ were squashed by “R&B” (rhythm and Bullshit)Read more "WHO STOLE THE SOUL? THE DEATH OF RHYTHM AND BLUES IN VANCOUVER, PART IV"
The United States has lost its humanity, lost its grace, lost its love for people who do not look like them.Read more "WORDS HURT"
The inaugural series will feature eight HBCU baseball teams, made up of four from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II and four from the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). School baseball programs from these two athletic governing associations constitute the “small school” division.Read more "BCSG 360 and Black College Nines Team Up to Create Baseball’s First Black College World Series"
By Anthony McClean, Editor-In-Chief Emeritus For nearly three decades, Dr. Patrick Freeman has not only been one of the pre-eminent journalists in the United States, he’s been a leader of social change and an inspiration to many black media professionals like myself. Affectionately known as “The Mighty O’Ba”, the New Jersey native has covered college […]Read more "BASN Book Reviews: The Art Of The Interview – Book #1"
AMERICA FIGHTING YOURSELF Gary Norris Gray- Staff Reporter In the year 2021 the United States of American finds the country fighting with itself and no end in sight. It is Liberal vs. Conservative, it is north vs. south, red states vs. blue states, it is suburb vs. city; it is migrant vs. citizen, and yes, […]Read more "AMERICA FIGHTING YOURSELF"
AMERICA KEEPS CONDONING Gary Norris Gray-Staff Reporter The United States of America is in deep trouble and it does not or will not recognize its own problem. On January 6th a group of Americans stormed the Capitol Building only 250 were arrested, one shot fired, and five deaths. This is called an insurrection. The Capitol […]Read more "AMERICA KEEPS CONDONING"
By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – In – Chief BASN NEWSROOM PHILADELPHIA (www.basnnewsroom.com) One thing about White Supremacy: you can have every advantage afforded you, yet still be a royal fuck – up and a loser. “Picked off ‘third base,’” so to speak (our former President is a great example) Are You Lonely For […]Read more "LAST TRAIN TO JACKSONVILLE"
By Michael Coker At the conclusion of last season, when the pandemic shut down all of college baseball prematurely, Alabama State University received the final No. 1 ranking. The Hornets open the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) 2021 Large School Pre-Season Baseball Poll ranked number one this season ahead of No. 2 Jackson State University and […]Read more "2021 HBCU Baseball Pre-Season Top Ten Polls"
BLACK FIELD GENERALS – PART II THE END OF POCKET PASSERS Gary Norris Gray-Staff Reporter The wheels of progress turn very slowly when it moves against the norm. African American quarterbacks are forcing professional football teams to change their offenses, slowly. The National Football continues to promote pocket passers, like Jared Goff-Los Angeles Rams-Detroit, Matthew […]Read more "BLACK FIELD GENERALS-PART II THE END OF THE POCKET PASSER"
BLACK FIELD GENERALS- Gary Norris Gray-Staff Reporter Even with Black quarterbacks Doug Williams (1988), Russell Wilson (2014), and Patrick Mahomes (2019) already having won three Super Bowls, and others playing in eight, as the National Football League approaches its 100th anniversary with Black quarterbacks still having to prove they belong on the field. From Fritz […]Read more "BLACK FIELD GENERALS"