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Halle Berry Set to Play an Asian Man in New Film, Cloud Atlas

If you thought that Halle Berry didn’t have any range as an actress, a new…

Tavis Smiley Writes Open Letter, Accuses Broadcast Chief of Lying about Show Cancellation

Tavis Smiley Writes Open Letter, Accuses Broadcast Chief of Lying about Show Cancellation

You read earlier this week about the Chicago cancellation of the radio show, “Smiley & West,” hosted by Tavis Smiley and Cornel West.  The show and its hosts have been met with controversy, due to their unique views about the willingness of the Obama Administration to address core African American issues, such as poverty, violence […]

October 15, 20126 CommentsRead More

Nomalanga: Ole Miss Has First Black Homecoming Queen and She Is OverweightJust 50 years after ending its notorious segregation policy, Ole Miss finally has a black homecoming queen.  The school just crowned Courtney Roxanne Pearson as their queen and it has stirred up two issues. The first issue is that it has been 50 years since the segregation policy was done away with and yet in […]

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Kids with Incarcerated Parents Will Receive Free BiblesA publishing house has announced that it’s going to give free bibles to children with parents in prison.  Tyndale House Publishers is working with Prison Fellowship’s Angel Tree program and various retailers to give copies of the You Are Loved Holy Bible to children across the United States.  Currently, there are 1.7 million kids with a father […]

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How Prisons are Killing Black People Like a HolocaustAmerica incarcerates more citizens than any country in the world.  Even worse, most of these incarcerations are people of color.  Millions of children are born without parents to raise them into adulthood because one or both of their parents is in prison.  According to the American Association of Arts & Sciences, the prison population in […]

Go Back to Africa: Son of GOP Candidate Says America Should Send Obama Back to Kenya

Go Back to Africa: Son of GOP Candidate Says America Should Send Obama Back to KenyaPresident Obama is from Hawaii and it seems that everyone is willing to adhere to that fact except right wingers. White right wingers seemed anxious to say what they’ve always said to black people in this country – GO BACK TO AFRICA!  (Well, next time they should pick their own cotton, that’s all.) The latest racist […]

George Bush Jr. is Skeptical and Critical of Romney CampaignFormer President George W. Bush has surprised the media by making statements that relate to the campaign of presidential candidate, Mitt Romney.  All of this according to a piece in  New York magazine reports, which states that Bush is frequently critical of the Romney campaign and not so sure that he has a chance to win the […]

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Trayvon Martin’s Mother: “I want people to see Trayvon’s death as a lesson”Trayvon Martin’s mother, Sybrina Fulton, has been living with a very heavy heart since February of this year, when George Zimmerman took her son’s life. Fulton has become a very familiar face as she has made it her mission to make sure that her son’s death and the hurt and pain her family has endured […]

President Obama Says He Favors Mariah Carey Over Nicki Minaj in American Idol Feud

In what might be the oddest news of the week, President Barack Obama felt the…

October 15, 2012 / 12 Comments / Read More

Is It the Money? David Otunga Reportedly Pushing Jennifer Hudson to Get Married

It’s not every day that you see a man begging his girlfriend to tie the…

October 15, 2012 / 11 Comments / Read 
The Reviews Are In: Tyler Perry Disappoints as ‘Alex Cross’

The Reviews Are In: Tyler Perry Disappoints as ‘Alex Cross’

The reviews are in, and the consensus seems to be that Tyler Perry turned in a disappointing performance as the hard nosed and driven detective Alex Cross, in…

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African Soccer Riot Sends Some of World’s Highest Paid Athletes Running For Their Lives

African Soccer Riot Sends Some of World’s Highest Paid Athletes Running For Their Lives

Usually when a fight breaks out at an athletic event, it’s the fans who get caught up in the melee as athletes are whisked away by security, but that’s…

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Gangster: Drug Dealers Openly Advertise on Craigslist

Gangster: Drug Dealers Openly Advertise on Craigslist

There are several doomsday theorists who have predicted that America’s economic downward spiral will be paired with an increase in overt criminality. There is no way to know…

New Washington Post / ABC Poll Puts Obama 3 Points Ahead of Romney

New Washington Post / ABC Poll Puts Obama 3 Points Ahead of Romney

A Washington Post /ABC poll puts President Obama three points ahead of challenger Mitt Romney in the presidential race. This is one of…

October 15, 2012No CommentRead More

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Criticizes Another Winner of the Award, Citing Corruption

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Criticizes Another Winner of the Award, Citing Corruption

Leymah Gbowee, an activist from Liberia who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011, says that she is very disappointed with fellow winner,  Ellen…

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NFL Player Brandon Spikes Gets Heat for Homophobic Tweet

NFL Player Brandon Spikes Gets Heat for Homophobic Tweet

Linebacker Brandon Spikes is learning the hard way that you can’t make jokes about homosexuality.  The player put up a tweet that was…

October 15, 20123 CommentsRead More

Dr. Boyce: How King Barack’s Administration Has Neutered Black Leadership

Dr. Boyce: How King Barack’s Administration Has Neutered Black Leadershipby Dr. Boyce Watkins Let me start from the truthful beginning:  I love and respect Tavis Smiley and Cornel West immensely.  I don’t care who knows it, and I don’t care who gets mad.  I’ve had my differences with both men in the past, but I was taught that even if you admire someone, you […]

October 14, 201245 CommentsRead More

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Julianne Malveaux:  Healthcare is a Civil Right

Julianne Malveaux: Healthcare is a Civil Right

by Julianne Malveaux Our Constitution offers us “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness”, but we can’t pursue anything if we are unhealthy.  Yet, health disparities in the…

October 15, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

Etan Thomas:  President Obama Can’t Hold Back This Time Around

Etan Thomas: President Obama Can’t Hold Back This Time Around

by Etan Thomas, WashingtonPost.com I’ve been a loyal supporter of President Obama since Oct. 2, 2002. I remember the day vividly: It was when I heard that an Illinois…

 

Black Greeks Remain in an Uproar Over Gay Kappa Wedding Video: Groom Speaks Out

Black Greeks Remain in an Uproar Over Gay Kappa Wedding Video:  Groom Speaks OutIt appears that black weddings can be marvelous celebrations of love, but only heterosexual love.  After the wedding video surfaced of two members of Kappa Alpha Psi getting married, much of the black community was angry.  Being gay can be tolerated by some, but it’s not to be flaunted or treated as a source of […]

Woman Arrested for Exposing an Undercover Cop on Facebook

Woman Arrested for Exposing an Undercover Cop on FacebookYou might not want to try this one at home, or anywhere else for that matter.  A woman has been placed under arrest for posting an image of…

October 16, 2012No CommentRead More

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