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Real Black News

May 10, 2020

Ep. 83 features internationally renowned poet, author of the new book "We Want Our Bodies Back," performance artist, producer, and single mom Jessica Care Moore discussing her hometown of Detroit. She shares an update on Covid in the city, teaching her son about injustice, racism, and police brutality, and she gives a...


Jun 2, 2019

This week’s episode 44 of Real Black News features black hair care visionary, Miko Branch, co-founder and CEO of Miss Jessie’s. She shares entrepreneurial tips on building a business, staying 100% black-owned, real estate, and the death and depression of her sister Titi Branch.  Entertainment journalist Ronda...


May 20, 2019

This week’s episode 43 of Real Black News features activist, educator, and the cousin of Emmett Till, Dr. Edelia Carthan, discussing the fight to protect her father, the first black man to become mayor in Mississippi, Eddie Carthan. She discusses the conspiracy against her father connected to his relationship...


May 12, 2019

This week’s episode 42 of Real Black News features playwright, screenwriter, and director Radha Blank on writing and being a producer on season 2 of  Spike Lee’s “She’s Gotta Have It” and writing Malcolm Lee’s upcoming film Real Talk. Radha shares her creative process, writing tips, and experience as a young...


Apr 21, 2019

hip hop pioneer, Dee Barnes, discussing the struggles of being homeless, pressing charges against Dr. Dre for assault, her upcoming book, movie, the 30th Anniversary of Pump It Up, and what’s next since finding support after creating a GoFundMe page to stop an eviction. Writer & Director Stefon Bristol joins the show...