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Your Black World Event:  Min. Louis Farrakhan and Dr. Boyce Watkins – Saturday March 30 at the UIC Forum, Chicago – 5 – 7 pm.  “Weath, Education, Family and Community:  A New Paradigm for Black America” – the UIC Forum is a convention center on the corner of Roosevelt and Halstead.  We hope you can join us.

 

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Faith-Guided Dr. Ben Carson Said He Didn’t Allow Obama Officials to Review His Famous, Controversial Speech
Ben Carson, a rising star in the world of politics, was asked continually for his…

 

Michael Jordan Slapped with a Paternity Suit

Michael Jordan Slapped with a Paternity Suit

Michael Jordan has a lot of money and that’s going to attract a lot of women.  One of those women has a 16-year old son by Jordan and…

February 28, 2013 / / Read More

CNN Reportedly Getting Rid of Both Soledad O’Brien and Roland Martin

CNN Reportedly Getting Rid of Both Soledad O’Brien and Roland Martin

by Dr. Boyce Watkins According to various sources, including Michael Cottman at Black America Web, CNN is making some major moves this  month.  The network is allegedly planning…

February 28, 2013 / / Read More

So Sad:  Girl Takes Seductive Picture of Herself at the Abortion Clinic

So Sad: Girl Takes Seductive Picture of Herself at the Abortion Clinic, Brags about It on Twitter

In this episode of On the Reel with Tiara KJ Williams, a girl seems a bit too happy about being at the abortion clinic.  Click to watch. …

February 28, 2013 / / Read More

Man Convicted in Noose Attack on Black Teen Ordered to Write Essay on Lynchings in America

Man Convicted in Noose Attack on Black Teen Ordered to Write Essay on Lynchings in America

An Illinois man who pleaded guilty to tying a noose around a black teen’s neck has been ‘sentenced’ to write an essay about the lynchings of black people in…

February 28, 2013 / / Read More

 

 

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The Vatican Admits that It Secretly Spied on It’s Own Clergy
Panorama, an Italian news magazine, has claimed that the Vatican authorities have conducted and are…

 

Here’s What Justice Kennedy Said That Has Many Worried He’ll Vote to Overturn the Voting Rights Act

Here’s What Justice Kennedy Said That Has Many Worried He’ll Vote to Overturn the Voting Rights Act

Yesterday YourBlackWorld reported that Chief Justice John Roberts was openly hostile to the premise of Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, but the Chief Justice’s opposition to…

 

In Spite of Advances, African Americans Still Being Hit Hard by HIV

In Spite of Advances, African Americans Still Being Hit Hard by HIV

Due to groundbreaking advances in treatment, a 20-year-old diagnosed with HIV or AIDS today can expect to live 50 years, since the discovery of the virus 30 years…

March 1, 2013 / / Read More

Man Charged in Murder of Mississippi Mayoral Candidate Marco McMillian

Man Charged in Murder of Mississippi Mayoral Candidate Marco McMillian

Lawrence Reed has been charged with the murder of Mississippi mayoral candidate Marco McMillian, who had recently gone missing. Reed is believed to have killed McMillian late Monday…

March 1, 2013 / / Read More

Two Black Computer Programmers Make Millions with a Programming School in Chicago

Two Black Computer Programmers Make Millions with a Programming School in Chicago

A YouTube video, promoting the importance of teaching students how to code computers, is being pushed by huge tech companies like Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter and Dropbox. One of…

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Justice Clarence Thomas Says He Doesn’t Talk Because Talking Is Overrated

Justice Clarence Thomas Says He Doesn’t Talk Because Talking Is Overrated

If you paid any attention to the Supreme Court’s oral arguments on the Voting Rights Act on Wednesday, then you may’ve been surprised by Justice Kennedy’s questions and…

Yolanda Spivey: No Compromise in Automatic Budget Cuts

Yolanda Spivey: No Compromise in Automatic Budget Cuts  By Yolanda Spivey Republicans and Democrats are still up in arms in coming up with a compromise on an alternative deficit reduction plan.  Both sides are hoping…

 

Your Black History: Meet Gwendolyn Brooks, The First Black American To Win The Pulitzer Prize

Your Black History: Meet Gwendolyn Brooks, The First Black American To Win The Pulitzer Prize

By Victor Trammell Poetry is a truly awesome element of the arts. Black American poets such as Maya Angelou and Tupac Shakur have influenced some of the greatest creators of our time. In 1950, a prestigious honor was given to a truly remarkable poet, who went on to influence some of the greatest wordsmiths of America’s modern era. […]

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The Numbers of Black Women in Prison are on the Decline

The Numbers of Black Women in Prison are on the Decline

According to a report by The Sentencing Project, the percentage of African American behind bars, compared to the number of white women, dropped nearly half between 2000 and 2009. Executive Director of The Sentencing Project, Marc Mauer said, “The good news in this report is that though these are problems that many people viewed as […]

John Lewis’ Message To Justice Scalia: Voting Rights Are “What People Died For & Bled For”By Victor Trammell It can go without saying that Congressman John Lewis, (D) Georgia, (pictured) is a legendary hero of the centuries-old struggle for civil rights in America. Rep. Lewis was one of the demonstrators who marched across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama on March 7, 1965. The voting rights demonstration became known as […]

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Alleged S*xual Assault Victim at UNC Could Be Expelled from School for Talking about the Incident

Alleged S*xual Assault Victim at UNC Could Be Expelled from School for Talking about the Incident

According to a University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill student, Landen Gambill, she could be suspended or expelled for creating an “intimidating environment” for her alleged r@pist ex-boyfriend. After reporting the alleged r@pe to the student-run Honor Court, she says that she was warned by them that she could be expelled for talking publicly about her […]

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ActressTaraji P. Henson Becomes A Heaven Sent For Animal Rights

ActressTaraji P. Henson Becomes A Heaven Sent For Animal Rights

Actress, Taraji P. Henson, has once again joined ranks with PETA for the rights of animals. Henson appears in their “ Be An angel For Animals” ad. Henson felt strongly about this particular campaign, as she has great love for her dog, w***y. Of her dog,w***y, she says,  “I never thought I could be in […]

 

 

Report Reveals School-to-Prison Pipeline Enacted In Los Angeles County

Report Reveals School-to-Prison Pipeline Enacted In Los Angeles County

According to a new study conducted by The Education Trust-West, an Oakland based nonprofit advocacy group, African-American students in Los Angeles County are significantly less likely to take rigorous college preparatory classes that are required for admission to California universities. These students also miss more school days because of suspensions than their Caucasian

 

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Relationships – Correcting A Very Flawed Premise

We’ve all heard these popular phrases in romance novels, TV shows and movies all the time, “You complete me” or “This person makes me whole”. This is a very flawed premise that prevents us …[Read More…]

 

Supreme Court to Decide Whether Cops Can Force You to Give DNA Samples

Today the Supreme Court is hearing a case which will determine whether cops have a…

February 26, 2013 / No Comment / Read More

Study: Some Men Can’t “Perform” If Their Wives Have Bigger Pay Checks

By Staff Blogger Relationships face many struggles and now times are changing men and women…

February 26, 2013 / 3 Comments / Read More

 

Suspect In Las Vegas Murder Of Bay Area Rapper Arrested In Los Angeles

By: Victor “Doc V” Trammell Police have arrested a 26-year-old man sought in a triple homicide in Las Vegas that left an up and coming Bay Area rapper and…

February 28, 2013 / No Comment / Read More

Shawn Hawes Interviews Vigalantee About His Song about the Lil Wayne/Emmett Till Diss

Shawn Hawes Interviews Vigalantee About His Song about the Lil Wayne/Emmett Till DissShawn Hawes interviews Vigalantee about his new song about Lil Wayne.  Listen to the interviewhere. …

Oprah: “2012 kicked my [tail]” – How To Climb An Uphill Battle

Oprah: “2012 kicked my [tail]” – How To Climb An Uphill BattleBy Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses If you can think back to the most humiliating challenge that you can remember and then imagine it magnified and then exposed to millions of people across…

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Nomalanga: Why Black People Are Poor, Broke and Experiencing Lack

Nomalanga: Why Black People Are Poor, Broke and Experiencing LackBy Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses Lately, there has been a lot of talk about how much the Obama administration cares about Black people; whether it be here in the US or in…

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