A graduate of Hampton University, Jeff Rivers worked for Ebony, HBO and three daily newspapers, winning multiple awards for his columns. Jeff and his wife live in New Jersey and have two children, a son Marc and a daughter Lauren.
In their new movies, Denzel Washington, Chadwick Boseman and Rob Morgan walk like brothers with a certain attitude
Will the pressure on the Lakers guard make him better?
Black Americans, as always, will stand as exemplars of America’s resilience, spirit and promise
Lessons my grandmother found in the Good Book
He helped open the door for black folks from Willie Mays to LeBron James, Martin Luther King Jr. to Barack Obama
Sports stars will either shine or shrink during World Series and the NBA, NFL seasons
Is America only protecting the white victims of sexual harassment and violence?
This week with NFL management and players meeting, we’ll see how much progress has really been made
Will offseason moves make a difference as teams challenge Golden State as the NBA’s best team?
Sports are not the refuge for us to run from the reality