The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan produced a documentary entitled, “My Life’s Journey Through Music”. As late as July 30, 2018, Netflix published that this documentary would be “Coming August 1” on its media platform. On July 31, 2018, less than 24 hours before the airing of the documentary, the Nation of Islam became aware through […]Read more "Nation of Islam Official Statement on Netflix Cancellation"
WAR GAME$ – A BASN NEWSROOM BLACK PAPER By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief, Emeritus and Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN NEWSROOM (Editor’s Note:The recent Supreme Court ruling on sports gambling has created a perfect storm of possibilities involving revenue streams, expansion and decrepit work conditions – […]Read more "WAR GAME$ – A BASN NEWSROOM BLACK PAPER"
EMBRACED…By The Dark Side! By Michael – Louis Ingram , Editor – in – Chief BASN Newsroom (www.basnnewsroom.com) THE BRONX, NY (www.basnnewsroom.com) Do you remember the exact moment – when you became a fan? Many can recall being at a sporting event young and wide-eyed to the spectacle of cheers and jeers-all while indulging […]Read more "EMBRACED…by the Dark Side!!!"
By William Douglas, Color of Hockey “Soul on Ice, Past, Present, and Future,” the award-winning black hockey history documentary, is heading to London in October as part of the United Kingdom’s Black History Month celebration. Canadian filmmaker Damon Kwame Mason’s hockey labor of love is scheduled to be screened at London’s Picturehouse Central on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 10:30 […]Read more "‘Soul on Ice’ documentary to make London debut for U.K.’s Black History Month"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter OAKLAND, CA.- We here at Black Athletes Sports Network will be in our third year of boycotting the National Football League. The league not signing San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick brings the nation’s new past-time in the limelight and continues it’s on going political, social, and racial hypocrisies. […]Read more "MY TOP 10 FOOTBALL MOVIES"
Union Dues By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in-Chief basnnewsroom.com PHILADELPHIA (www.basnnewsroom.com) With less than three weeks before the National Football League’s exhibition season, the issue that will not go away continues to fester. Knowing there are not (in my humble opinion) 32 quarterbacks better than Colin Kaepernick playing in the NFL right […]Read more "UNION DUES"
From The BASN News Wire ATLANTA — Consumers of the new subscription-video-on-demand service Brown Sugar will be able to watch the biggest collection of the baddest African-American movies of all-time on their televisions as well as on their mobile devices and desktop computers as it was announced Thursday that Brown Sugar has added Google […]Read more "Brown Sugar Adds Google Chromecast Capabilities"
BASN At The Movies – Basketball By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN NEW HAVEN, CT (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): We continue to put together a list of some of our favorite sports movies. We’re breaking it down into five basic sports movie groups: baseball, football, basketball, boxing, and […]Read more "BASN At The Movies (Basketball)"
BASN At The Movies By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN NEW HAVEN, CT (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): We are just a few days removed from the Oscar awards, so I decided to put together a list of some of my favorite sports movies. We’re breaking it down into […]Read more "BASN At The Movies (Football Edition)"
BASN Presents ‘The BOOS’ By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor and Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM)— To further delineate what makes BASN tick in the Midnight Hour, I went into the bowels of the crypt, asking all who would answer among the staff what their favorite horror […]Read more "BASN Presents “The BOOS”"