30 Best Black American Sitcoms

1. The Cosby Show (1984-1992) 8 years Network: NBC Show setting – Brooklyn, New York Worst kept secret ever, right? After running for eight seasons on NBC and receiving accolades as one of the best TV shows of the 1980s, The Cosby Show is the best black sitcom ever produced. Building on the strengths of […]

What is it Like to Teach Black Inner City Students, according to a White Teacher

by Christopher Jackson Until recently I taught at a predominantly black high school in a southeastern state. The mainstream press gives a hint of what conditions are like in black schools, but only a hint. Expressions journalists use like “chaotic” or “poor learning environment” or “lack of discipline” do not capture what really happens. There […]

Fastest growing cities for Blacks

Atlanta 473,493 people Blacks (24,000 annually) – Rated as the city where Blacks are doing the best economically. With its well-established religious and educational institutions, notably Spelman and Morehouse, which are ranked first and third, respectively, by US News among the nation’s historically black colleges, the area has arguably the strongest infrastructure for African-American advancement in the […]

30 Richest Black American neighborhoods by income

Prince George County, Maryland, DC area 2. Atlanta Southern Suburbs 3. Los Ángeles Southwest Suburbs 4. Chicago South Suburbs 5. New York Southeast Queens and inner Nassau County, and Rockland County 6. Houston Southwest Suburbs Houston does not have large “all-Black” suburbs that are typical of places like Atlanta or Washington DC. However, for those who […]

US states with the most Black people

States with the most Black people 1.  Texas 4.1 million  14% 2. New York 4.1 million  20% 3. Florida 3.8 million  20% 4. Georgia 3.4 million  33% 5. California 3.1 million  8% 6. North Carolina 2,400,000 23% 7. Illinois 2,010,000    16% 8. Maryland 2,000,000  32% 9. Virginia  1,800,000 21% 10. Pennsylvania 1,667,000  13% States with […]

Best skylines in America

  1.New York City, New York 11 over 1000 feet and 9 under construction New York has 4 downtowns. Midtown, Lower Manhattan, Downtown Brooklyn, Downtown, Queens 11 skylines in the area Tallest building height 1,792 Average height of 5 tallest buildings – 1392 Tallest new building 1,550 foot Central Park Tower Total skyscrapers – 257 […]

15 Best City for Blacks in America

Criteria Money or Average income Education Political Representation   1. Washington,D.C America’s first Chocolate city, with a Black Mayor (Black Mayor since 1967-First Major US City to do so), Black president, a Black Majority, Prince George County- the richest BMC and one of the richest counties in America, and home to a reputable  Black University, […]

30 Richest R and B Stars

Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated as R&B or RnB, is a genre of popular Black American music that originated in the 1940s.[1] The term was originally used by record companies to describe recordings marketed predominantly to urban Black Americans, at a time when “urbane, rocking, jazz based music with a heavy, insistent beat” was becoming more popular.[2] In […]