About Us

Founded in 1997 BSN has scored several news scoops --including a major Wall Street scandal at Morgan Stanley; a corrupt lawyer who fleeced money from settlement awards he'd won for Holocaust survivors; and many more-- that have won it media coverage including on CNN, The Wall Street Journal, The Daily News, The New York Post, Newsweek, The New York Times magazine, New York Observer, The Village Voice, and Brill's Content magazine. Please become a part of The Black Star News family today.
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Editor/Publisher:

Milton Allimadi attended the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia where he won the prestigious James Wechsler Memorial Prize award in international journalism. He has M.A. and Bachelors degrees in Economics from Syracuse University. He started his journalism career with internships at The Journal of Commerce and The Wall Street Journal. He was a freelance reporter for The New York Times, a reporter and deputy managing editor with The City Sun, before founding The Black Star News.
Contact: mallimadi@gmail.com 

Entertainment Editor:

Deardra Shuler has experience in theater, music, concert promotion, radio, television and publishing.  She was affiliated with the Negro Ensemble Company and is a former manager of the children's theater, TADA.
She has produced and promoted concerts in Madison Square Garden, Carnegie Hall, Apollo Theater, NJPAC, and Radio City Music Hall.  She has been the editor and managing editor of 3 minority newspapers. Her Internet radio show “Topically Yours” is on the BlakeRadio Network, where she is the Program Manager and has produced other host shows. Ms. Shuler also currently works as a press representative for RossLive Entertainment representing the show “Invincible: A Glorious Tribute to Michael Jackson.” She also represents author Shareef Bailey and comic Spatz Donovan. Deardra is the former PR Chairman of the Paul Robeson Award Initiative associated with the bi-annual FESPACO Film Festival featured in Quagadougou, Burkina Faso, West Africa.
Contact: writspirit@aol.com

Sports Writer: Distinio Lois, Jr.

Columnist/Police Reporter: Colin Benjamin
Contact: colin_b30@yahoo.com

 
 

 

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