BOB JOHNSON STARTS NEW URBAN CHANNEL ONLINE!
Bob Johnson, former owner of BET is starting a new online pay-per-view channel called the Urban Movie Channel.
According to Variety.com:
“UMC will feature urban-themed movies with titles including: live stand-up performances by Kevin Hart, Jamie Foxx and Charlie Murphy; documentaries “Dark Girls” and “I Ain’t Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac”; feature films “All Things Fall Apart” starring 50 Cent, Mario Van Peebles and Ray Liotta, and “The Suspect” starring Mekhi Phifer; and stage play productions including “What My Husband Doesn’t Know” by David E. Talbert.”
Johnson’s goal is to give more urban/African American video options in one place. In addition to the popular urban movies, UMC will feature original content.
LYN TWYMAN HELPS WOMEN END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Domestic violence is a serious social issue for many women. According to the National Domestic Violence Hotline, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States. There are also other forms of abuse such as financial and emotional abuse.
Lyn Twyman, an advocate, survivor and CEO of L.A.S.E.R.S. (Leaving Abuse Supporting Everyone Restoring Survivors) helps women find the help they need to leave their abusive situations and start a new life.
Watch Lyn’s interview with Oasis Woman TV (produced by Oasis Productions)