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College Basketball Player Convicted of Rape: Cries in the Courtroom

Suspended Oklahoma State University basketball player Darrell Williams was found guilty of s*ual battery and…

 

Olympic Boxer Says She Has God in Her Corner

Seventeen-year-old U.S. Olympic team boxer Claressa Shields is on her way to making Olympic history.…

July 24, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

Lesbian Couple Says Eddie Griffin Thrusted His Hips in Woman’s Face

Fiona Walsh, the woman who threw her drink at Eddie Griffin during a show two…

 

Sherman Hemsley, Actor Who Played ‘George Jefferson’, Dead at 74

Sherman Hemsley, Actor Who Played ‘George Jefferson’, Dead at 74

Sherman Hemsley, known best for his starring role in “The Jeffersons,” is dead at age 74. The cause of death has not yet been released, but it has…

July 24, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

 

 

 

Was Former Urban Prep Academy Student Kicked Out of Summer Program For Refusing LGBT Seminar?

Was Former Urban Prep Academy Student Kicked Out of Summer Program For Refusing LGBT Seminar?You’ve probably heard of the Urban Prep Academy in Chicago, and for good reason.  It is the only 100% African-American male charter high school in the entire country which had a 100% college acceptance rate for its senior class. The school’s graduating class, and its accomplishments, were celebrated by black and brown media across the country. […]

 

 

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More Free Online Education Offered at Top Notch Schools – Harvard, UC Berkeley, MIT Just to Name a Few

More Free Online Education Offered at Top Notch Schools – Harvard, UC Berkeley, MIT Just to Name a Few

Kulture Kritic previously reported on the availability of free online classes being offered by top tier schools in May 2012: Beginning this fall,…

July 24, 2012No CommentRead More

Can ‘Ebony’ Learn From the Genarlow Wilson Backlash?

Can ‘Ebony’ Learn From the Genarlow Wilson Backlash?

A few weeks ago, Ebony published a fluff piece on Genarlow Wilson entitled “Notorious to Glorious: Genarlow Wilson is No Child Molester and Never…

July 24, 2012No CommentRead More

Yvette Carnell: What the Colorado Massacre Says About White Male Entitlement

Yvette Carnell: What the Colorado Massacre Says About White Male Entitlement

by Yvette Canell In a previous essay, I had this to say about the race based level of entitlement that some white men harbor: Rank…

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Georgia Supreme Court Grants Stay of Execution For Mentally Disabled Man

Georgia Supreme Court Grants Stay of Execution For Mentally Disabled Man

The Georgia Supreme Court stayed the execution of convicted killer Warren Hill, but not for the reason you may think. The stay granted…

July 24, 2012No CommentRead More

Sen. Jon Kyl’s Sick of Hearing About “Middle Class”, Wishes President Obama Would Just Shut-Up

Sen. Jon Kyl’s Sick of Hearing About “Middle Class”, Wishes President Obama Would Just Shut-Up

Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) doesn’t care too much for the middle class, and he made that sentiment known on Monday. Kyl said that…

 

 

 

Things We Say to Our Kids that Ruin Their Future Relationships

Things We Say to Our Kids that Ruin Their Future Relationships

by Ree, “The (Ree)lationship Guide” There are a few phrases that adults say to adorable children that make my skin crawl. The reason being is because these…

July 24, 2012 / 1 Comment / Read More

Penn State Pays Dearly For Conveniently Overlooking the Actions of a Child Rapist

Penn State Pays Dearly For Conveniently Overlooking the Actions of a Child Rapist

While not fully shutting down Pennsylvania State University’s football program, the NCAA has reacted to the widespread negligence revealed by the Jerry Sandusky child s*x abuse scandal…

 

Police Officer Shoots His Own Son on Vacation

Michael Leach from Rochester (a village of Perry police officer) shot his son after thinking he was an intruder. Leach and his…

 

Meet Maya & Her Naturally Glamorous Curls!

  Please, Introduce yourself! Hola!  My name is Maya Washington aka Shamelessmaya and I’m a NYC based artist with a forte in photography and voice over acting. I began this social media experiment on myself on…

Rick Ross Faces Off in Court with the Real Ricky Ross

Both the rapper and former drug kingpin known as Rick Ross have issued statements in the wake of…

 

Man Arrested for Fathering His Own Grandchildren

56-year-old Charles Shamblin has been thrown in jail after he fathered his three grandchildren with…

July 23, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

 

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Philadelphia Church Leader Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison for Allowing Molestation in Church

Philadelphia Church Leader Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison for Allowing Molestation in Church

Monsignor Lynn, a Roman Catholic priest, has been sentenced to three to six years in prison. The 61 year old is the first Roman Catholic priest to be convicted for hiding the abuse that priests perpetrated while under his leadership. Judge M. Teresa Sarmina of Common Pleas Court spoke at his sentencing saying that the […]

July 24, 2012No CommentRead More

Nomalanga: When Normal is Not Normal; Destructive Mindsets in Black CommunitiesI was facilitating a discussion about relationships, not long ago, in one of my college seminars for Women of Color when I had the realization that what I perceive as “normal” is not necessarily what other people may perceive as “normal”. The discussion that I was facilitating was intended to draw a distinction between good […]

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13 Month Old Baby Ingests Cocaine in Atlanta SuburbThe police in Palmetto, GA are on the look out for a 34 year old woman and her boyfriend in connection with the woman’s grandchild who has ingested cocaine. The 13 month old baby was brought to the Piedmont Newnan Hospital on Monday and was then transferred to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston. Upon testing […]

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Mississippi Welcomes and Celebrates First Black bishopMethodist leaders are proud to welcome the state’s first Black bishop, Bishop James E. Swanson Sr.,  calling him a visionary and shepherd who they trust to lead the church into the next century. Described as “a deeply committed person who has the capability of motivating and inspiring and challenging people to be about the mission […]

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NAACP Gives Black Churches a Manual for Dealing with the HIV EpidemicAbout a year and a half ago, a group of pastors joined with the NAACP to write a manual designed to help church leaders talk to their congregations about the HIV epidemic in the African-American community. The manuals are now available online or in printed form. About a year and a half ago, a group […]

Mother, Daughter Die in Apparent Murder-Suicide

On Monday night a mother and her 13-year-old daughter were found dead in their home.…

July 23, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

 

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