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13th – The Must-See Documentary That Examines Modern Day American Slavery

Despite what you may believe, the 13th Amendment to the Constitution never ended slavery. It simply morphed the institution into a more palatable reincarnation that continues to this day to profit off the labor of people of color. That’s the argument deftly crafted by award-winning director Ava DuVernay in her new film 13th, available on Keep Reading ?

Mariah Carey's Halloween Bash Is Devilishly Fun With Ex, Nick Cannon

Mariah Carey threw her annual Halloween party, and it was a fiendishly fun family affair. The “Obsessed” singer and ex-husband Nick Cannon shared the spotlight Saturday night in Los Angeles with their adorable 5-year-old twins, Moroccan...Show More Summary

‘Loving’: Beautiful Subtlety Defines Civil Rights Interracial Love Story by Stephane Dunn

‘Loving’ : Beautiful Subtlety Defines Civil Rights Interracial Love Story by Stephane Dunn | @DrStephaneDunn | NewBlackMan (in Exile) 2014’s Selma took on one of the already more well-known histories of the Civil Rights Movement, but the new motion picture Loving, highlights something very important. Show More Summary

Melania Trump Signed Up to Be a Rich Man’s Wife, Not First Lady

Last weekend, at the Tidal X 1015 concert in Brooklyn, N.Y., Nicki Minaj delivered a pointed critique that echoed a sentiment that quite a few share about Melania Trump. After reciting lyrics from “Win Again,” she said: “It’s O motherf–king K, ’cause Barack needed a Michelle, bitch, and Bill needed a motherf–king Hillary, bitch; you […]

Leslie Jones Shoots Down Trolls In Epic 'Saturday Night Live' Segment

Leslie Jones is no one’s victim. The “Saturday Night Live” star stood up to online bullies and hackers in a powerful “Weekend Update” segment that reminded us that no one but you can embarrass and bring you down. “I have spent decades getting roasted by comedians, black comedians at that,” the “Ghostbusters” actress said. Show More Summary

What We Can Expect From President Hillary Clinton

The race for White House is effectively over. Hillary Clinton will be the 45th president of the U.S. The question now is what can Americans expect from a Clinton White House. She has laid out pages after page of policy wonk positions...Show More Summary

94-Year-Old Black Judge Writes Scathing Dissent in Ohio’s Longest Running Civil Rights Case

Federal appeals judge Damon Keith is one of several black judges involved in Ohio’s longest-running voting lawsuit, one that strikes at the heart of voter suppression in one of the most significant of the “battleground states.” And he’s not the only one. In the decade-old case, Judge Keith said he was “deeply saddened and distraught” […]

Careers in Cannabis | Public Relations

Several times per month someone will ask me how can they break into the cannabis industry. They've heard how lucrative dispensaries are, and often people believe that that's the only place to enter. Not true! Any of your existing skills and expertise can be aligned with the cannabis industry. Show More Summary

Khloe Kardashian And Lamar Odom Have Officially Signed Their Divorce Papers

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom have formally signed the documents to finalize their divorce settlement, according to TMZ. The website states that both Kardashian and Odom have signed the papers, which they filed on Friday, and are now just waiting for a judge’s signature to make the whole thing final. Show More Summary

Kalief Browder’s Mother Laid To Rest in NYC

About 100 mourners gathered to honor 63-year-old Venida Browder’s life on Saturday in the Bronx, N.Y., according to the New York Daily News. Venida Browder died of a series of heart attacks on Oct. 14. Browder was the mother of the late Kalief Browder, the New York City youth who committed suicide about a year and […]

Petition Started to Include Clarence Thomas in National African American Museum

This month marks the 25th anniversary of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas being on the nation’s highest court. But the only reference that the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. has on Thomas is in reference to Anita Hill testifying against him for sexual harassment during his confirmation hearings. To […]

Dear Dr Boyce Watkins: "I Do Not Believe That Your BLACK FACED Mobilization Scheme Is Legitimate" (This Is An OPINION, In Which OPINIONS Are Not Mutually Exclusive). "YOUR BLACK ECONOMIC MOBILIZATION SCHEME Is ONLY Focused On BLACK AMERICANS, Mostly Man

I DO NOT "HATE YOU'. I WISH TO "REFORM YOU" - FORCING YOU TO BE BOUND TO A MEASURE OF "INSTITUTIONAL INTEGRITY" - WHICH PRESENTLY IS NOT FOUND IN YOUR WORDS AND ACTION. I am not sure that YOU listen to yourself and the 'pregnant contradictions' that you represent. Show More Summary

Philip Woldermarian - The "Murdered African Immigrant" YOU NEVER HEARD OF. Snopp Dogg From "Criminal Defense Table At A Murder Trial - TO THE WHITE HOUSE At The Invitation Of The 'Black President' "

THE MURDERED AFRICAN IMMIGRANT YOU NEVER HEARD OF "Death Row Records" Payed The Bail Of EVERY SINGLE MURDER DEFENDANT Who SHOT Philip Woldermarian IN THE BACK As An UNARMED BLACK MAN Who Turn And Ran Way From The Car As A Pistol WasShow More Summary

A Year After The Assault At Spring Valley, One Student Turns Her Pain Into Progress

Niya Kenny had never heard of the school-to-prison pipeline until it came to her classroom. Kenny was sitting in math class last October at her high school in Columbia, South Carolina, when a student sitting a few rows away got into a verbal squabble with their teacher. Show More Summary

Cathy Hughes Is In It For the Long Run

Media icon Cathy Hughes is always looking on the bright side. As a 16-year-old teen mom, married at 17 and eventually divorced, she saw her son as a blessing and an inspiration to work harder. In the early ‘80s when she purchased Washington, D.C. station WOL-AM with the help of a loan from Chemical Bank […]

Tom Hanks Takes On His Toughest Role As A Donald Trump Supporter For 'SNL'

Tom Hanks transformed himself into a paranoid Donald Trump supporter to play the spoof game show “Black Jeopardy!” on “Saturday Night Live.” The Hollywood star, who has repeatedly railed against the GOP nominee in real life, donned a...Show More Summary

Constructive Feedback University: The 'Slop Trough' And The Subordinate Feeder System. Tavis Smiley Queues Up A 'Slave Narrative' And The 'Container Message Managers' Deliver. (Dear Dr Boyce Watkins We No Longer Need You To Explicitly Tell Us WHICH CORRU


Tom Hanks Joins Alec Baldwin In Ridiculing Donald Trump On 'SNL'

“Saturday Night Live” has given Donald Trump another thing to whine about. The GOP nominee blasted Alec Baldwin’s portrayal of him on the show last weekend. So who knows how he’ll react to this weekend’s hilarious spoof segment, which...Show More Summary

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