YOUR BLACK WORLD 2

Brought to you by The Great Black Speakers Bureau, the #1 black speakers bureau in the world.  To join the Your Black World Newsletter, please click here.  To follow us on Facebook, please click here.

The Latest from the Your Black World Network

hoodwinked<br /><br />
          ybw 728x90 b copy

farrakhan111

Join us on Saturday, March 30, 2013 for “Wealth, Education, Family and Community: A New Paradigm for Black America” hosted by Dr. Boyce Watkins and Min. Louis Farrakhan at the UIC Forum in Chicago.  You can register by clicking here. 

 

Abortion Worker Says She<br /><br />
          Sniped Spines of Late-Term Babies in Philadelphia ClinicIn gory detail, a medical assistant told a jury Tuesday that she snipped the spines of at least 10 babies during unorthodox abortions at a West Philadelphia clinic. And she said Dr. Kermit Gosnell and another employee did the same to terminate pregnancies. Adrienne Moton pleaded guilty to third-degree murder and testified during the capital […]

Continue reading … / Edit

Dr. Boyce: Asking for Your President’s<br /><br />
          Help Doesn’t Mean You Hate Himby Dr. Boyce Watkins This week, as I spoke about my campaign with Russell Simmons to get entertainers to help end the War on Drugs, someone immediately took offense that we had the audacity to write an open letter to the president.   The person scolded me for thinking that President Obama has any power […]

Continue reading … / Edit

Have You Seen the Animal-Eating Angolan Witch Spider?

An image of an “Angolan Witch Spider” that is allegedly from South America has gone…

March 20, 2013 / No Comment / Read More #

Jada Pinkett-Smith Asks Should White<br /><br />
          Women Be On Essence Covers?

Jada Pinkett-Smith Asks Should White Women Be On Essence Covers?

 Jada Pinkett-Smith posted a commentary on her Facebook page recently that dealt with equality in the media. She posed a question to African American women about image and media equality when it comes to all women. Although she targeted one specific form of media, the question that she raises could include other media outlets aside […]

R. Kelly’s House in Foreclosure: The Bank<br /><br />
            Just Sold His House

R. Kelly’s House in Foreclosure: The Bank Just Sold His Crib

YBW staff blogger With all those hit songs that have been released by R. Kelly over the years, you would never expect him to be dealing with…

March 20, 2013 / / Read More #

emmitt-haynes

EMMITT SMITH, PASTOR FREDDIE HAYNES AND DALLAS MAYOR LEAD A RALLY OF “MEN AGAINST ABUSE”
The Mayor of Dallas, Mike Rawlings, has asked some big names to speak at a…
MARCH 20, 2013 | 0 COMMENTS

schirmer1

EX-PASTOR CONVICTED OF BLUDGEONING HIS WIFE TO DEATH
A former Pennsylvania pastor was sentenced to life in prison without parole on Monday, two…
MARCH 20, 2013 | 0 COMMENTS

Beyoncé Wants To Set Good<br /><br />
            Example For Daughter But Is ‘Bow Down’ Contradicting?

Beyoncé Wants To Set Good Example For Daughter But Is ‘Bow Down’ Contradicting?

While it is true that Beyoncé has been on top of her game since the inception of Destiny’s Child, her new song, “Bow Down” seems to be a step in the wrong direction. Many, including R&B singer Keyshia Cole took issue with the superstar’s choice of words in her new song. Some are even questioning […]

Woman Dressed in Muu-Muu Says City<br /><br />
            Official Attacked Her Over Dog Manure

Woman Dressed in Muu-Muu Says City Official Attacked Her Over Dog Manure

A New York woman was wearing a muu-muu and walking her dog Mischief when she says she was attacked by a city worker because her dog took a…

March 20, 2013 / / Read More #

How To Stop Friends & Family From Taking Advantage of You & Your Business Services

By Staff Blogger How do you handle a situation when your friend keeps on asking…

March 19, 2013 / No Comment / Read More #

Alabama To Pardon Scottsboro<br /><br />
            Boys Who Were Wrongfully Accused Of Rape In 1931

Alabama To Pardon Scottsboro Boys Who Were Wrongfully Accused Of Rape In 1931

It was a Broadway play that ran for only six weeks and was nominated for twelve Tony Awards. It seemed like finally Broadway got it right by telling…

Angela Simmons Gives Advice To<br /><br />
              Young Women Launches New Fashion Line

Angela Simmons Gives Advice To Young Women Launches New Fashion Line

You may remember Angela Simmons from her stint on her father’s reality show, Run’s House. But Angela Simmons is all grown up and has come out of the shadows of her famous father, Rev. Run , and has paved her own road to success. In a recent interview with Global Grind, Simmons discussed the launch […]

March 20, 2013No CommentRead More#

Kandi Burruss On Gospel Song<br /><br />
              Criticism: ‘It Made Me Feel Really Bad’

Kandi Burruss On Gospel Song Criticism: ‘It Made Me Feel Really Bad’

Last month, R&B Recording artist Kandi Burruss (formerly of Xscape) was slammed for recording a gospel record. Incase you haven’t been in the loop of Burrus’ recent endeavors, she is a co-star of the “Real Housewives of Atlanta” television show, talk show host of the “Kandi Koated Nights” adult talk radio show, and the owner […

Truth About the<br /><br />
                War On Iraq: 190,000 Lives Claimed, $2.2 Trillion to be<br /><br />
                Spent

Truth About the War On Iraq: 190,000 Lives Claimed, $2.2 Trillion to be Spent

Incase anyone is wondering why the strength of the US economy is wavering, one could possibly point to the money being poured into the War On Iraq. According to…

March 20, 2013 / / Read More #

Born with No Hands and a Single Mother,<br /><br />
                Alpha Man Desmond Blaire Is Now One of the Best Artists<br /><br />
                on the Planet

Born with No Hands and a Single Mother, Alpha Man Desmond Blaire Is Now One of the Best Artists on the Planet

Maria Lloyd speaks with a man with no hands who became one of the best artists in the world – Desmond Blaire.  Click to watch. …
Kwame Kilpatrick’s Lawyer<br /><br />
                  Argues that He’s Too Broke to Jump Bail

Kwame Kilpatrick’s Lawyer Argues that He’s Too Broke to Jump Bail

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick’s lawyer, James Thomas, is asking a federal judge to release Kilpatrick from prison and his mother is offering to put up her home as collateral to ensure he will return to court for his formal sentencing. Thomas also says that Kilpatrick is too poor to flee.  These fortunes are a
Supporter Seek<br /><br />
                    Justice for Mentally Disabled Girl Convicted at the<br /><br />
                    age of 15

Supporter Seek Justice for Mentally Disabled Girl Convicted at the age of 15

There is a campaign to help a woman who many claim has been a victim of unjust incarceration.  Christy Phillips supporters have placed a petition on Change.org seeking to rally support for the California inmate.  Philips was convicted in 2002 of murdering an elderly woman.  Her supporters claim that her confession was coerced and had no […]

March 20, 2013No CommentRead More#

Study:<br /><br />
                    African-Americans Get Four Times As Many Abortions<br /><br />
                    as Whites

Study: African-Americans Get Four Times As Many Abortions as Whites

A new study shows that black women are excellent customers for the nation’s abortion clinics.   The abortion rate among African Americans, according to the Guttmacher Institute, is 41 per 1,000 women among the 15-19 year old age group.  This is more than double the national average of 18 per 1,000. The rate is also […]
Cutting the chain

Empowered Living: How To Break From The ‘Chain Of Fools’

In 1967 R&B legend and royalty, Aretha Franklin sang the words “Five long years I thought you were my man. But I found out I’m just a link in your chain. You got me where you want me I ain’t … [Read More…]

Read More#

Alicia Keys Uses a Giant Crane to Move Out of<br /><br />
                      Her Apartment and Into Eddie Murphy’s Mansion

Alicia Keys Uses a Giant Crane to Move Out of Her Apartment and Into Eddie Murphy’s Mansion

The wealthy do things in ways that the rest of us can only dream of.  Singer Alicia Keys was trying to figure out how to move all of her stuff out of the $15 million dollar, six-thousand square foot condo that she shares with husband Swizz Beatz.  The problem for Keys is that it can […]

March 17, 20134 CommentsRead More#

Dwyane Wade’s Ex-Wife Goes on Dr.<br /><br />
                      Phil After Being Accused of Pushing Dad Out of the<br /><br />
                      Picture

Dwyane Wade’s Ex-Wife Goes on Dr. Phil After Being Accused of Pushing Dad Out of the Picture

NBA star Dwayne Wade and his ex-wife, Siohvaughn Funches, have been involved in a bitter custody battle for the last couple of years. Funches recently appeared on the “Dr. Phil” show where she complained that Wade’s celebrity status may have caused the judge in the custody case to make an unfair decision and give him […]

 

michaela deprince

The Michaela Effect

Pictures represent different things to different people.  Not everyone sees the same thing when presented with a photograph, picture, work of art, landscape or possibilities of a dream. Pictures … [Read More…]

how much<br /><br />
                      to i get

Who’s Getting What and How Much

Here’s a question: There’s a coveted leadership position open at your organization. Two candidates apply—a highly qualified woman who doesn’t think she’s competent, and a less skilled man … [Read More…]

Why Black Women Are Hired Less &<br /><br />
                        Paid Less

Why Black Women Are Hired Less & Paid Less

By Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses There are certain names that reveal a lot about a person’s racial and cultural background and then there are names that are so neutral and…

March 18, 20131 CommentRead More

The 10 Rocky Patches Every<br /><br />
                        Couple Experiences

The 10 Rocky Patches Every Couple Experiences

By Staff Blogger Even though people you may know seem to think there is, there is no such thing as a perfect relationship. Every couple squabbles at one…

March 18, 20131 CommentRead More

Ovarian Cancer Linked To<br /><br />
                        Women Who Work Night Shifts

Ovarian Cancer Linked To Women Who Work Night Shifts

By Staff Blogger Every year, in the US, approximately 22,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Of these 22,000, around 15,000 will die from it. A new study…

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Vous pourriez aussi aimer...

Translate »