It's not easy being #1 in the radio ratings in a town like Chicago. Especially when competing against some 60 other stations.
Let's forget about appeasing ourselves by "celebrating" Black History Month. We have not shattered stereotypes. We have not made progress. We just haven't.
Rachel Jeantel, who was the last person to speak to Trayvon Martin, was offered a full scholarship to any HBCU she wanted by radio host Tom Joyner on July 16, 2013.
Incidents of rape always need to be called out, as Joyner did, and addressed immediately, but it shouldn't be brought to attention while denigrating a member of another minority group within the same population, as Joyner also did.