Monday, May 20, 2019


Black Films and Artists Thrive at The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival.

Tweet (Akiit.com) The 18th annual Tribeca Film Festival featured films, docs, shorts, TV, tech seminars and immersive experiences. It was a 21stcentury gathering place for filmmakers, artists and fans. Black films, directors, actors and artists shared the glory and attention with other contemporaries who were proud to have TFF as an international venue. As the festival inches towards […]

The Left’s Hate Campaigns Against Donald Trump Nominees.

May 1, 2019 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) These are tough times if you are a big-government, economic liberal. Since President Trump has taken office, unemployment rates have remained below 4%, hiring among African Americans are at their highest levels in decades, our energy and manufacturing sectors are booming, and employers are scrambling to fill millions of job vacancies by offering […]

Film Review; Stuck.

April 17, 2019 by  
Filed under Entertainment, News, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) A musical about race relations that’s set on a stalled NYC subway car sounds like a premise for a Saturday Night Live sketch—and not a good one. Further impacting this less-than-professional take on an urban nightmare is a shallow script, dull music and unadventurous directing. In the old days, this kind of production would be […]

3 Gifts Your Son Will Definitely Love.

April 8, 2019 by  
Filed under Entertainment, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) When it comes time for a birthday or Christmas, the prospect of buying gifts again can often bring about a measure of anxiety. This is especially true when it comes to your children, who can often no doubt be particularly picky and know exactly what they want and what they don’t want. When it […]

Comcast Formally Launches Afro and Cleo, 2 New Black-Centric Networks.

Tweet (Akiit.com) During a star-studded evening complete with a Red Carpet entry at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., Comcast formally announced the addition of two television networks that highlights the company’s commitment to diversity. TV One’s Cleo TV and Afrotainment’s Afro are the latest independent channels to receive broad distribution on Comcast’s cable systems. “African Americans […]

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