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True Danger Signs in Clinton Email Flap

There will be no criminal charges against Hillary Clinton in the flap over the use of her private server for State Department business. There will be no finding that Clinton broke any federal laws in using her private server. There is no evidence whatsoever that Clinton jeopardized national security by the use of her private server. Show More Summary

Watch: Chilling Video Combines Trump Rhetoric With ’60s Era Lunch Counter Protests

When Donald Trump talks about the “good old days” of how protesters were treated he jokes about them being taken out on stretchers or being ripped out of their seats. But there’s nothing funny about how Civil Rights protesters were violated in the 1960s as they fought to end Jim Crow in the South. They were beaten, harassed, even […]

Endangered Gorilla Killed After Boy Falls Into Pen at Cincinnati Zoo

A 4-year-old boy was hospitalized on Saturday at the Cincinnati Zoo after climbing into a gorilla enclosure and falling about 10 feet into a moat that surrounded the habitat. A 17-year-old gorilla was shot and killed to protect the boy. USA Today reports that Cincinnati police and emergency crews responded to a report of a […]

Personal Diary - My Fruitful Engagement With The Offspring Of A "Faux Black Nationalist" / "Black Flight Progressive" WHO Represents The Next Generation Of Highly Educated By Youth BUT WHOM Can Articulate The POST-RACIAL PROGRESSIVE FUNDAMENTALIST TALKING

I WANT TO START OFF BY PUTTING THIS AS MY STAKE IN THE GROUND. MY VIEWS OF THE FRAUDULENT MOVEMENT KNOWN AS #BLACK LIVES MATTER I had the most fulfilling intellectual exchange with a new high school graduate.I have not seen the daughter of one of my close friends in about 3 years. Show More Summary

Ciara And Russell Wilson's Latest Vacation Is An Adorable Family Affair

Looks like Ciara and Russell Wilson got a great start to their Memorial Day weekend. The couple, along with Ciara's 2-year-old son, Future, headed to Mexico for what looks like a picture-perfect holiday. The "Body Party" singer shared...Show More Summary

Ghana To Ban Skin Bleaching Products in August

Colorism, that which privileges lighter skin over darker, is an issue that not only affects African Americans, but pretty much all people of color around the world. From India to Compton, Brazil to Belize, one of the ways in which colorism rears its ugly head is in skin bleaching. We have all seen photos where […]

Top NFL Draft Pick’s Mom Snags Gig at ESPN

Annie Apple could not be more proud of her boy; but her boy may be even more proud of her. Eli Apple, who was drafted to the New York Giants as the 10th overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft in April, got some good news about mom as he was finishing up his first day […]

T.I. Shares The Reason Why He Was Initially Against Joining 'Roots' Remake

EDITOR's NOTE: The following interview was conducted prior to Wednesday's shooting at T.I.'s New York City concert. T.I.'s representatives referred The Huffington Post to the rapper's Instagram account on Thursday where he shared his...Show More Summary

NBA Star Bryce Dejean-Jones Reportedly Killed For Entering Wrong Home

New Orleans Pelican player Bryce Dejean-Jones died on Saturday after reportedly entering the wrong home in a Dallas apartment complex. According to police, Dejean-Jones, 23, was shot after the resident of the apartment he entered heard someone kick open his front door. The occupant “called out to the individual, but was not answered.” The person then fired […]

You've Never Heard Notorious B.I.G.'s 'Juicy' Sung Like This Before

Notorious B.I.G.'s "Juicy" just got a gorgeous vintage jazz makeover. The late hip hop star's 1994 hit has been beautifully reworked by Postmodern Jukebox, with the sensational guest singer Maiya Sykes on vocals. "Biggie's 'Juicy' was...Show More Summary

Pelicans' Bryce Dejean-Jones Dies From Gunshot Wound

New Orleans Pelicans guard Bryce Dejean-Jones died of a gunshot wound on Saturday, and the NBA player's agent said it was because he mistakenly entered into the wrong apartment. The 23-year-old was shot early Saturday at an apartment in Dallas, police said. Show More Summary

Dr Marc Lamont Hill = COLONIZER'S FIELD AGENT. When The Colonizer Need The 'Colonized Americanized So-Called Negro' To Take A Controlled Look OUTSIDE OF THE COLONIZER'S BOXCAR But To NOT CONNECT THE DOTS To The Larger Picture Of The Colonizer's Antics Gl

At yet another Graduation Party among a different set of friends which I had not seen in a long while - CNN WAS ON TELEVISION as we sat inside (before the food was ready outside). With the volume muted but THE IMAGE OF A COLONIZER'S FIELD AGENT APPEARED ON THE SCREEN. Show More Summary

Golden State Forces A Game 7 In Epic Come-From-Behind Victory

The Oklahoma City Thunder were 12 minutes away from returning to the NBA Finals. They were up by eight entering the fourth quarter of Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals, and things were looking good. Russell Westbrook was nearing a triple double. Show More Summary

Red States Aren’t That Red for Trump, Thanks to Latinos

Donald Trump may be on his way to claiming the Republican presidential nomination, at least in part, by vowing to build a wall to keep Mexicans out of the U.S., but many of those Mexicans may have quietly built a wall that will keep him out of the White House. That wall is emerging in […]

Don’t Know Malachi Kirby? He’s About to Become a Household Name for His Searing Portrayal of Kunta Kinte in Roots

Malachi Kirby has snagged the biggest role of his budding career: portraying the iconic Kunta Kinte in the updated version of Alex Haley’s epic, Roots. More than 100 million Americans—more than half the United States and nearly 85 percent of all TV households—watched the Roots finale on Jan. 30, 1977. The original Roots made LeVar […]

The Blueprints for Mass Incarceration were Drawn During the Civil Rights Era

'Harvard University historian Elizabeth Hinton traces origins of the modern mass incarceration system to the failings of Lyndon Johnson's Great Society programs of the mid-1960s, when liberalism's failure to confront structural inequality...Show More Summary

You Had Me at Black: A Raisin In The City

'Dissuaded by a college advisor, Keyaira drops her dream of becoming a professional writer for a marketing career in NY that can bring in the big bucks. But after a series of failed jobs don't deliver the satisfaction or financial security she’d hoped, Keyaira quickly learns what happens to a dream deferred.' -- You Had Me at Black

Bright Years of Resurgence: The Revolutionary Potential of #BlackLivesMatter

'Princeton University African American studies scholar Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor examines the persistent inequalities facing Black Americans generations after the contradictory political gains of the Civil Rights Movement, and explains...Show More Summary

The Washington Slurs: Clap Back on WaPo Poll with Jacqueline Keeler

'The Washington Post caused a furor when they released a new poll, claiming that 90% of Native Americans are not offended by the home football team’s controversial name. We read this article with great interest and came away with more questions than answers. Show More Summary

Did Muhammad Ali Throw His Gold Medal Into the Ohio River?

'Is it true that boxing legend Muhammad Ali threw his Olympic gold medal into the Ohio River out of frustration after a racist encounter? A childhood friend weighs in on a story that has become part of the champion's lore.' -- +Smithsonian Channel

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