lord of the rings

John Boyega needs some melanin in your next epic fantasy franchise. He made this very clear in an interview with GQ magazine when he called out Game of Thrones for its lack of Black people. “There are no Black people in Game of Thrones,” he said. “You don’t see one Black person in Lord of the Rings. […]

There may be a long 12 month wait until the J.R.R. Tolkien 1937 fantasy children’s novel, The Hobbit, hits the big screen, but the captivating visuals of the movie trailer already has The Lord of The Rings fans in a frenzy of anticipation. STORY: Seth Rogan’s Battle With ‘The Lord of the Rings’ The release of the prequel […]


Ashahed Muhammad of The Final Call newspaper sits down with the former Mayor of Detroit Kwame Kilpatrick in an exclusive interview; this is the first time Kilpatrick has spoken publicly since being removed from office. FCN: On a personal level, after all of this, looking back, what did you learn? KK: I learned several things. One is that sometimes your gift takes you to […]