CLAIMING THE DREAM: Actor and activist Sheryl Lee Ralph (far right) is joined by Jabali Sawicki, Professor Roland Fryer, Dr. Cornel West, CNN anchor & special correspondent Soledad O'Brien, Cheryle Jackson, Bishop TD Jakes, Tom Joyner, Economist & Bennett College President Julianne Malveaux, Actor and author Hill Harper and Black Enterprise's Ed Gordon who all served as panelists for CNN and Essence magazine’s Co-Production of 'Reclaiming the Dream' project earlier this month.
RAISING THE TEMP: Grammy winner Sean Paul celebrates the release of his album Imperial Blaze with a perfromance at the Highline Ballroom in New York City on August 18.
ON STAGE: Actors Glen Campbell and Camille Davis steal scenes in Patrick Brown's Diana, currently running at the Centrestage Theatre in New Kingston.
HEALTHY MAN: History-maker and US President Barack Obama nourishes his body with a juicy fruit during one of his many cross-country trips earlier this month.
DYNAMIC DUO: Sean Paul and singer Estelle perform at the deejay's album release party in NYC on August 18.