CHRIS BROWN on Your Black World

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.

The Latest from the Your Black World Network

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

 


Third World America: Census Reports 46.2 Million Americans are Living in Poverty

Third World America: Census Reports 46.2 Million Americans are Living in Poverty

The land of opportunity isn’t what it used to be, at least that’s the takeaway from a new Census report entitled  Income, Poverty,…

September 13, 2012No CommentRead More

Rapper Tweets about Driving Drunk, then Dies a Few Minutes Later

Rapper Tweets about Driving Drunk, then Dies a Few Minutes Later

by Dr. Boyce Watkins A rapper who thought that it was fun to brag on Twitter about drinking and driving died shortly after…

Read More

Inmate Facing Death Penalty For Killing His Rapists

Inmate Facing Death Penalty For Killing His Rapists

The story of Terrance Williams (also known as Terry), of Pennsylvania, is one that causes heartache and anguish. When Williams was 17- and 18-years old, he killed two men.…

LeBron James Blockbuster:  James Drops His Agent and Hires His Childhood Friend

LeBron James Blockbuster: James Drops His Agent and Hires His Childhood Friend

LeBron James dropped a major piece of news on the CAA sports agency, one that is going to cost them millions in cash and millions more in credibility. …

September 13, 2012 / No Comment / Read More #

HBCU’s Top The List For Students Graduating With Highest Debt

HBCU’s Top The List For Students Graduating With Highest Debt

The nationally acclaimed US News & World Report’s famous college lists showcase anything from the colleges with the most distinguished faculty to the colleges with the most parties.…

September 13, 2012 / 3 Comments / Read More #

Samsung to Block the Sale of the iPhone 5 Using LTE Patents

Apple may have come out on top when a jury ruled that dozens of Samsung phones infringed on Apple patents and trade dress, but that doesn’t mean Samsung and other…

September 13, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

iPhone 5 is Announced by Apple: Is it Worth the Price?

Over the past several weeks and months, I can’t tell you how often I’ve gotten the question, “When is the new iPhone coming out?’” We now know the…

September 12, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

Rich Banker Whistle Blower Gets $104 Million Dollar Reward from the IRS

Maybe snitching can be more profitable than some of us might think.  A former banker with UBS was awarded a whopping $104 million from the IRS for reporting…

 

Rev. Jesse Jackson Has ‘No Problem’ With Same Sex Marriage, Would Officiate If Asked

Rev. Jesse Jackson Has ‘No Problem’ With Same Sex Marriage, Would Officiate If Asked

In recent months, Rev. Jesse Jackson has been outspoken in support of gay rights. One example of his recent endorsement of the gay community is when he called…

September 13, 2012 / No Comment / Read More #
Lil Wayne Files Lawsuit Against Legendary Music Producer’s Son

Lil Wayne Files Lawsuit Against Legendary Music Producer’s Son

Lil Wayne is upset with Quincy Jones’ son, Quincy Jones III, for using unlicensed music from his multi-platinum album, “The Carter 3,” in…

September 13, 2012No CommentRead More

Pregnant Woman and Others Lose Cars to Mystery Fires in Harlem

Pregnant Woman and Others Lose Cars to Mystery Fires in Harlem

Tuesday morning was a horrible day for Oral Walker.When Walker left his home in Harlem, to drop his daughter off to school, he…

September 13, 2012No CommentRead More

School Removes Black Girl for Tights being Brown Like her Skin

School Removes Black Girl for Tights being Brown Like her Skin

On Friday, an eleven year old African American girl was removed from class because the teacher’s aid felt that her brown tights looked too much like her skin. Deja Tunstill, an honor’s student at Mount Gleason Middle School in Los Angeles, was sent to the principles office because the teacher’s aid said that her brown […]

September 13, 20121 CommentRead More

Teen Drives By His Brother’s Dead Body on the Way to School:  Victim of Bullyingby Dr. Boyce Watkins Gun violence is the leading cause of death for young black men.  One of the great frustrations for the African American community is that politicians in Washington act as if the violence doesn’t exist, and our kids keep dying as a result. The latest death was in Washington DC.  Marckel Ross […]

Continue reading …

Chris Brown Hosts an Event for Domestic Violence Victims

Chris Brown Hosts an Event for Domestic Violence Victims

Is Chris Brown the right man for this job?  Well, it depends on who you ask.  Some scoffed at the announcement that Brown…

September 12, 20121 CommentRead More

Man Assaults Woman and then Tells Her That He Gave Her HIV

Man Assaults Woman and then Tells Her That He Gave Her HIV

A man in Philadelphia is the subject of a police manhunt after he brutally raped a woman.  Even though the woman was barely…

September 12, 20125 CommentsRead More

 

Father Asks Judge To Give His Son’s Killer A Second Chance

Father Asks Judge To Give His Son’s Killer A Second ChanceTim See and his daughter may be two of very few people on earth who have mastered the art of forgiving. Earlier this year, Mr. See lost his 17 year-old-son in a car crash. The suspect is his son’s classmate, then-17-year-old Takunda Mavima. Mavima was driving home drunk from a high school graduation party in […]

 

Women Beware: Tainted Kotex Tampons on Store Shelves

Kimberly-Clark Corp. is managing a crisis that if they do not handle well, could devastate their brand and future revenues. The Dallas…

September 13, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

Sarah Palin: President Obama Needs To Grow a ‘Big Stick’

Reality show star and 2008 vice presidential candidate on the republican ticket, Sarah Palin, has resurfaced and she’s still singing the same…

September 13, 2012 / 3 Comments / Read More

Teacher’s strike in Chicago Continues for Third Straight Day

The public teachers strike in country’s third largest city has halted classwork, upset families, and decreased productivity in Chicago’s school district. The…

What Kind of Game is Netanyahu Playing with Obama?

What Kind of Game is Netanyahu Playing with Obama?

By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon III The Huffington Post and other sources have reported that Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu requested a meeting with President Obama to discuss tightening…

September 13, 2012 / No Comment / Read More

New York Group Offers Creative Writing Workshops for Young People

New York Group Offers Creative Writing Workshops for Young People

Royal Writers Organization Brings Online Mentoring To Groups and Individuals Professional writers in the arts bring students ages 5-18 their personal experiences and lessons via virtual classroom. New…

September 12, 2012 / No Comment / Read More
facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Vous pourriez aussi aimer...

Translate »