The South Side

  The South Side A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation by Natalie Y. Moore St. Martin’s Press Hardcover, $27.99 270 pages ISBN: 978-1-137-28105-2 Book Review by Kam Williams “Mayors Richard M. Daley and Rahm Emmanuel have touted Chicago as a ‘world-class city.’ The skyscrapers, the billion-dollar Millennium Park, Michelin-rated restaurants, pristine lake views, [the] […]

Risky Medicine

  Risky Medicine Our Quest to Cure Fear and Uncertainty by Dr. Robert Aronowitz, M.D. University of Chicago Press Hardcover, $26.00 284 pages ISBN: 978-0-226-04971-7 Book Review by Kam Williams “Will ever-more sensitive tests for cancer lead to longer, better lives? Will anticipating and trying to prevent the future complications of chronic disease lead to […]

Dissolving Illusions – Diseases, Vaccines, and the Forgotten History

  by Ernest Dempsey In this thoroughly interesting and scientifically as well as academically important book by Dr. Suzanne Humphries and Roman Bystrianyk, readers are offered access to the information the mainstream media and medical authorities do not want them to see. We live in times when vaccines are pushed via massive media coverage fear-mongering […]

Dissolving Illusions – Diseases, Vaccines, and the Forgotten History

  by Ernest Dempsey In this thoroughly interesting and scientifically as well as academically important book by Dr. Suzanne Humphries and Roman Bystrianyk, readers are offered access to the information the mainstream media and medical authorities do not want them to see. We live in times when vaccines are pushed via massive media coverage fear-mongering […]

Why Bernie Sanders Matters

  Why Bernie Sanders Matters A Nation Will Not Survive Morally or Economically When So Few Have So Much and So Many Have So Little by Harry Jaffe Regan Arts Paperback, $17.95 238 pages ISBN: 978-168245017-8 Book Review by Kam Williams “What is the source of Bernie Sanders’ appeal? How did he become a socialist? […]

Heretic

  Heretic Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now by Ayaan Hirsi Ali Harper Collins Publishers Paperback, $15.99 288 pages ISBN: 978-0-06-233394-0 Book Review by Kam Williams “Ayaan Hirsi Ali argues that… Islamic extremists… are driven by a political ideology embedded in Islam… She makes a powerful case that a religious reformation is the only way […]

The Street God

  The Street God I Won without Telling by Christian Hayward The Street God Entertainment Paperback, $29.99 268 pages ISBN: 978-0-9964967-0-4 Book Review by Kam Williams “This is a story about a small boy who started out as an innocent child raised by his grandmother in one of Cleveland’s worst neighborhoods (East 93rd). As you […]

B. and Dan Discuss Their Brave Battle against Alzheimer’s

  B. Smith and Dan Gasby The “Before I Forget” Interview with Kam Williams B and Dan Discuss Their Brave Battle against Alzheimer’s Barbara Elaine Smith is a true American success story. Born in rural western Pennsylvania, B. was one of the world’s first supermodels. She went on to build a national brand in entertaining […]

THE AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILDREN’S BOOK FAIR

THE AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILDREN’S BOOK FAIR   The 24th Annual African American Children’s Book Fair will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2016, from 1-3 p.m., at Community College of Philadelphia, 17th and Spring Garden streets, Philadelphia, Pa. The event is free and open to the public.   The African American Children’s Book Fair is one […]

Democracy in Black

Democracy in Black How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul by Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. Crown Publishers Hardcover, $26.00 286 pages ISBN: 978-0-8041-3741-6 Book Review by Kam Williams “America’s promise has always rung hollow in the the ears of African-Americans, but today the situation has grown even more dire. From the murders of black youth […]