Tag Archives: television

Oprah’s New Channel Struggles to Pull in the Viewers

1 Mar

Oprah’s New Channel Struggles to Pull in the Viewers

Oprah Winfrey is finding out just how hard it is to build an out-of-the-way channel into a television destination.  OWN, her two-month-old channel, is attracting fewer viewers than the obscure channel it replaced, Discovery Health.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/02/oprahs-new-channel-struggles-to-pull-in.html

90 year old racist calls into C-span show

5 Oct

This is from the “you can’t make this !@#$ file.” A 90 year old woman called into a C-Span show to ask why “colored people” don’t say what white people have done for them instead of complaining about what white people did to them.

Watch the video by using this link: http://aareports.com/2010/10/90-year-old-racist-calls-into-c-span.html

Oprah gives millions to succesful charter schools

21 Sep

Oprah gives millions to succesful charter schools

On September 20 Oprah Winfrey donated 1 million each to six successful charter schools. Find out which 6 schools she gave to and what the money will be used for here:

http://aareports.com/2010/09/oprah-gives-millions-to-successful.html

Fox News has the smallest African American audience in Prime Time

28 Jul

Fox News has the smallest African American audience in Prime Time. Read more here:  http://aareports.com/2010/07/african-americans-dont-tune-into-fox.html

The reinvention of Al Sharpton

25 Jul

The reinvention of Al Sharpton

Why the indefatigable Al Sharpton still has work to do. And what his evolution tells us about race and politics in Obama’s America.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/07/reinvention-of-al-sharpton.html

Video: Ben Jealous on Face the Nation discussing NAACP Tea Party resolution

19 Jul

Video: Ben Jealous on Face the Nation discussing NAACP Tea Party resolution:

Bob Schieffer spoke with the head of the NAACP, Ben Jealous, and one of the leaders of the Tea Party, David Webb on the NAACP’s racism charges against elements of the Tea Party.

Watch the video here: http://aareports.com/2010/07/video-ben-jealou…s-on-face-nation.html

Gary Coleman dead at 42

29 May

Gary Coleman star of the hit 70’s sticom Different Strokes dead at 42.
http://aareports.com/2010/05/gary-coleman-dead-at-42.html

List: Companies with a Non Urban Dictate ( don’t advertise on black media )

24 Apr

‘Non Urban Dictate’ These three words essentially mean that a company is not interested in the Black consumer. A NUD label means that a company does not want their marketing and advertising materials placed in media that claim an urban audience . Read a list of some of those companies here:

http://www.letstalkhonestly.com/blacknewsblackviews.html