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Check out the Janks Morton film, “Hoodwinked,” starring Drs. Boyce Watkins, Marc Lamont Hill, Jawanza Kunjufu, Ivory Toldson and Steve Perry.  To see the trailer for this riveting film, click here


China Passes New Law To Stop Cyber Bullies and Gossipers

China Passes New<br />
        Law To Stop Cyber Bullies and Gossipers

Most Americans would be up-in-arms if the government tried to control how they use the internet. We all generally have the right to say whatever we want to…

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If You Don’t Prepare For The Fiscal Cliff, You May Fall Off

With a few days left before the New Year, it is pertinent that you take time to figure out what changes you will have to make if we…

Katt Williams Arrested on Serious Child<br />
          Endangerment Charges

Katt Williams Arrested on Serious Child Endangerment Charges

TMZ is reporting that Katt Williams might actually go to prison for his latest antics.  The comedian was arrested for allegedly endangering his four children.  Police came to…

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Ebony Magazine Managing Editor, Terry Glover, Dead at<br />
          57

Ebony Magazine Managing Editor, Terry Glover, Dead at 57

Terry Glover,  managing editor of Ebony magazine, has died of colon cancer at her Chicago home,  according to the Associated Press. Ebony announced on its website that Glover died on Monday. Her…

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Tia Norfleet-<br />
          NASCAR Trail Blazer

Tia Norfleet- NASCAR Trail Blazer

Move over Danica Patrick, there’s a new girl in town. Tia Norfleet , 25 was recently licensed as Nascar’s first African-American female driver. She made her NASCAR…

 

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Submission In Marriage: What If The Husband<br />
            Is Abusive?

Submission In Marriage: What If The Husband Is Abusive?

By Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses Christian Submission  seems to be a very sensitive and controversial topic. It seems that a lot of women will call themselves women of faith but when the topic of submission comes up, it becomes a little more complicated. Of course there are women of faith who absolutely believe in submission, wholeheartedly practice […]

December 28, 20123 CommentsRead More

Actor Matt Damon Deeply<br />
            Criticizes President Obama, Says “I’m Done With Politics”By Victor Trammell Actor and screenwriter Matt Damon claims he voted for President Obama in 2008 and 2012. However, the 42-year-old film star contends that he is not satisfied with Obama’s work so far as president. Damon also says that he has given up on believing in America’s political system. In an interview with Playboy Magazine, […]

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Should High Schools Give<br />
            Condoms To Students? 22 Philadelphia High Schools DoStudents at 22 Philadelphia high schools will be able to take advantage of the school’s free supply of condoms when they return from winter break. The pilot effort is launched to fight “an epidemic of sexually transmitted disease” in the city, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Twelve schools in the city currently offer easy access to […]

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Jade Morris, Missing 10-Year-Old Nevada Girl<br />
            Found DeadBy Victor Trammell Family members of a missing young Nevada girl have confirmed the worst after her disappearance last Friday. Jade Morris, 10, was found in Las Vegas Valley in a desert area where a housing development is being built. A man who was walking his dog in the area discovered the body on Thursday. Jade’s […]

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Chicago Reaches 500th Homicide, Nearing 2008 Total<br />
            of 513Sadly, Chicago has reached its 500th homicide with the fatal shooting of 40-year-old Nathaniel T. Jackson, who was shot in the head on Thursday evening while standing outside of a store in the city’s West Side Austin neighborhood. Jackson’s death marked a grim milestone for Chicago, as the city hasn’t reached 500 homicides since 2008, […]

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Nomalanga: The Fallacy of Being a Modern Black WomanBy Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses I have always maintained that women should have the right to choose what they want for themselves, as far as their lives go. I believe that if a woman wants to work and focus on her career, she has every right to, and where possible, I believe a woman should be able […]

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Depressed Young Man Says Good-bye On Facebook, Commits Horrible Suicide

Depressed Young Man Says<br />
            Good-bye On Facebook, Commits Horrible SuicideWe are all aware of the darkness that lurks beneath the happy exterior of Christmas. This jolly time of year is also the same time of year that…

December 29, 2012No CommentRead More

Jesse Herriott: How To Avoid Self Sabotage in 2013

Jesse Herriott: How To Avoid Self Sabotage in 2013By Jesse Herriott As the New Year approaches, I can’t help but reflect on my life thus far. Like many people, 2012 has been an interesting year for…

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Three Officers Shot at New Jersey Police Station

Three Officers Shot at New Jersey Police StationSomeone has been arrested for shooting police officers at  New Jersey police station.  The man opened fire on three officers and is now in police custody.  Police are…

December 28, 2012No CommentRead More

Indian Government to Release Names, Addresses, and Photos of Men Who’ve Violated Women

Indian<br />
              Government to Release Names, Addresses, and Photos of Men<br />
              Who’ve Violated WomenThe Indian government is taking a very aggressive stand towards s*xual disrespect of their women. On Thursday, they announced a new plan to shame the persons who have…

December 28, 2012No CommentRead More

Dwyane Wade Suspended One Game Without Pay

Dwyane Wade Suspended One Game Without PayHave you ever done something out of sheer adrenaline rush? Well, sometimes that quick, first response is not always the best response. Just ask Dwyane Wade, whose reactionary…

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Michelle Obama<br />
                Not Running For Office Because It Takes “a Great Deal of<br />
                Patience”

Michelle Obama Not Running For Office Because It Takes “a Great Deal of Patience”

In an interview with ABC’s Barbara Walters, First Lady Michelle Obama set the record straight, making it clear that she doesn’t have any plans…

December 28, 20121 CommentRead More

LAPD Gun Buyback Program Nets Two Rocket<br />
                Launchers

LAPD Gun Buyback Program Nets Two Rocket Launchers

The LAPD gun buyback program, held on Wednesday,  offered Ralphs gift cards worth up to $100 for handguns, shotguns and rifles, and up to $200…

December 28, 20123 CommentsRead More

U.S. Senate Approves Indefinite<br />
                Military Detention For American Citizens, Heads to<br />
                Obama’s Desk For Approval

U.S. Senate Approves Indefinite Military Detention For American Citizens, Heads to Obama’s Desk For Approval

While the media remains fixated with the fight over the second amendment, almost no one is paying attention to how the 5th amendment…

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Best-Dressed<br />
                  Stars Of 2012

Best-Dressed Stars Of 2012

The chic always rise to the top, which made pulling together the list of this year’s best-dressed stars a cinch.  Solange Knowles mesmerized us with her bold ensembles and awesome au naturale locks; Rihanna‘s enviable body was only rivaled by the stunning clothes she covered herself in; Beyonce […]

December 28, 2012No CommentRead More

Love<br />
                  Is In The Air…Brandy Is Engaged

Love Is In The Air…Brandy Is Engaged

Brandy is engaged!  The groom-to-be is one Ryan Press, a music exec she’s been dating for at least a year. “They are thrilled and happy and Brandy feels this is so right,” an insider told Us Weekly. The couple went public with their romance last New Year’s Eve, and Brandy openly discussed her desire to […]

December 27, 20124 CommentsRead More

Tyra Banks Graces the Cover of<br />
                  Harper’s Bazaar Singapore

Tyra Banks Graces the Cover of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore

Who says Tyra Banks has lost her fierceness? The Harper’s Bazaar Singapore cover girl proves the doubters wrong. She gives us lots of fierce model face in the January 2013 spread wearing designers we love, including Giorgio Armani, Chanel and Donna Karan. Tyra shows off her veteran modeling skills in avante-garde and geometrically shaped pieces. In the issue, she speaks about wanting to become a mother. […]

December 27, 2012No CommentRead More

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