Journalist and activist, Kevin Powell brings together nine Black and Latino boys ages 10-17 in his self-produced video “After Trayvon: Black Boys Speak.” Shot in Brooklyn, New York in early April 2012 at the famous House of the Lord Church just days before George Zimmerman was arrested for the fatal shooting. Check out what these […]
Kevin Powell : “An open letter to men and boys” source: TheGuardian.com This open letter began in my head a few days back as a response to the furor caused by multimedia personality Rush Limbaugh, but I realize this is so much bigger than one conservative calling a woman a “slut”, or several men stating their opposition to […]
Brooklyn writer and memorable pioneer cast member of Mtv’s Real World, Kevin Powell, celebrated his 45th birthday at the swanky Sofitel Stone Rose Lounge in Beverly Hills. Many friends were in attendance, in fact I got to meet Powell’s lovely girlfriend and actress, Danielle Lewis. Also in attendance BET’s PR Manager, Zabrina Horton.
Kevin Powell’s “Open Letter To Chris Brown”, a response to Brown’s failed “Good Morning America” appearance with Robin Roberts. Dear Chris: I really did not want to write this open letter, and would have preferred to speak to you in person, in private. Indeed, ever since the domestic violence incident with Rihanna two years ago […]
Journalist slash Real World reality star turned do-good Brooklyn politician, Kevin Powell’s latest blog post is titled, “Kool Herc, Hiphop, and Healthcare”. In his post he poses the quandaries of Hip-Hop economics and the medical financial hardships that Hip-Hop Godfather, Kool Herc is enduring with his local Bronx hospital.