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The charges sound foolish, but do they sound familiar? Ramsey Orta was also arrested after filming Eric Garner's death. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:15:31 +0100
  Congresswoman Joyce Beatty from Ohio’s 3rd Congressional district delivers this week’s CBC Message to America addressing the racial gap that exists amongst those attempting to achieve the American dream. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:09:21 +0100
  A Black Cincinnati police officer is under investigation by his department for a Facebook post that essentially delivers what is commonly known in the Black community as “the talk. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:28:56 +0100
What remains unseen is a legitimate plan of action from the Trump administration that addresses education, economy, national security, and law enforcement's tense relationship with minority communities. View
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:17:35 +0100
Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s nomination acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention on Thursday rubbed many people the wrong way — including members of the Republican Party. Several were turned off by his dark and somber tone. View
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:34:06 +0100
Police dash cam video released shows violent arrest of Black woman. Another officer tells her Black people are violent. View
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:11:52 +0100
Officers said they responded with gunfire after the patient was unresponsive to their calls to get down, and loaded what they thought was a gun. They fired three shots, one of them hitting Kinsey in the leg. The gun turned out to be a toy car. View
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:10:45 +0100
The inexperienced jailer confessed to Bland's lawyers that he forged jail records -- confirming he'd checked on Bland an hour before her death, when he really had not. View
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 13:25:02 +0100
The WNBA has reversed its decision to fine the teams and players who wore black protest warm-up shirts saying “Alton Sterling,” ”Philando Castile,” “Black Lives Matter” and “Dallas 5,” reports ESPN. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:06:08 +0100
For the first time in several years, there are Black-centered sitcoms that don’t make me want to cry out to Negro Jesus in agony. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:23:07 +0100
A Massachusetts mayor has refused to remove a Black Lives Matter banner from City Hall at the request of the local police union. The banner features the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter and has been hanging from City Hall since August 2015. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:42:33 +0100
The man who videotaped the chilling death of Alton Sterling has effectively been given the ax, and, according to his lawyer, it’s because he posted Alton Sterling’s death on social media. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:53:29 +0100
In what some will surely call “executive advocacy” (or abuse), the governor of Virginia will sign a staggering number of individual clemency grants to restore the voting rights of thousands of ex-offenders in the state after a court decision Friday th View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:25:18 +0100
Warning: Sports analogies ahead … In theory, the concept of a relationship hall pass sounds like a novel idea. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0100
In 2011 Jesmyn Ward won the National Book Award for her novel Salvage the Bones, an exploration of one black family’s experience during the 12 days leading up to, and after, Hurricane Katrina. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 09:07:29 +0100
Youngstown, Ohio, attorney Andrea Burton was removed from court and taken into custody after a judge declared her in contempt for refusing to take off a Black Lives Matter pin. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:45:38 +0100
Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.), a candidate for the U.S. Senate, suggested that President Barack Obama is backing her opponent, California Attorney General Kamala Harris, because the president and Harris are both black. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:49:08 +0100
CLEVELAND ― The snow has long melted. The police car’s muddy tracks are gone. There’s a colorful new garden. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:49:28 +0100
Former Ku Klux Klan leader and Holocaust denier David Duke will not see support from the Republican Party in his run for U.S. Senate. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:31:28 +0100
What’s her name? Marion Crane. Rihanna is set to star as the ill-fated shower taker in the fifth and final season of A&E’s “Bates Motel,” securing her most high-profile foray into acting to date. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:01:07 +0100
It’s been dubbed the “most divisive” Republican National Convention ever. But amid the fear-mongering and the protests, one image has emerged to offer everyone a glimmer of hope. It's not all protests on Public Square. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:59:26 +0100
This is the thirteenth and final installment in a series that aims to elevate some of the transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals who have played a significant role in the ongoing fight for trans and queer liberation. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:27:19 +0100
DALLAS (Reuters) - The Dallas Police Department, which was struggling to recruit officers, has seen a surge in job applications after the ambush shooting this month that killed five officers and brought global attention to the Texas city, officials said on Friday View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:18:07 +0100
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 06:12:18 +0100
“It’s a process, a real process…”—Tammy Rivera Tammy Rivera And Waka Flocka Talk Their Reconciliation After reconciling despite infidelity in their marriage, Tammy Rivera and Waka Flocka stopped by “The Breakfast Club” View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:37:56 +0100
Guess The Cakes This star is known both for her questionable cakes and even more questionable talent. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:22:22 +0100
Women Who Failed To Break The Internet Name something that attention-thirsty celebs, professional thirst trappers and internet famous InstaThots often TRY to do but rarely actually succeed? View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:13:57 +0100
Man Lives Under False Identity For Two Decades A Florida man — we guess? — was so desperate to get away from his ex wife that he assumed a new identity. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:44:31 +0100
Here we go again… Miami Police Commander Charged In Charles Kinsey Shooting Remember when we told you that the officer who shot unarmed Charles Kinsey was identified as Officer Jonathan Aledda? View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:36:31 +0100
Ciara Claims Future’s Tweets Cost Her A $500K Sponsorship Deal Ciara claims her baby daddy Future screwed her out of thousands according to TMZ reports: Ciara says her baby daddy’s barrage of tweets and interviews disparaging her scared away an View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:32:59 +0100
The Cast Of Black Panther Takes Over Comic-Con BLACK PANTHER IS HERE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Yesterday, at San Diego Comic-Con, Chadwick Boseman revealed a surprise sneak peek of a bonus feature clip from the release of “Captain America: Civil War. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:15:09 +0100
The wait is finally over! And the cast is... View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:46:03 +0100
The feminist writer is the first Black woman to write for the comic franchise. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:15:03 +0100
Black Hollywood joins together to speak out against police brutality. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:33:52 +0100
WNBA President Lisa Borders announced the league was rescinding the fines in a statement Saturday. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:50:16 +0100
Gabrielle and hubby Dwyane Wade are currently living their best lives in China. View
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:13:20 +0100
As Beyoncé blows Europe away with her “Formation” world tour, her lawyers have been hard at work. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:49:45 +0100
Rihanna will play play the iconic Marion Crane in the final season of A&E’s hit Psycho prequel series Bates Motel. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:39:05 +0100
Tennessee native Kendra Harrison set a new world record in women’s 100m hurdles. View
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 14:24:59 +0100