Reality is more comical than fiction. Mike Huckabee equates being transgender with creepily wanting to shower with girls in high school. Ted Cruz thinks believers of climate change are "flat-earthers." And Donald Trump -- oh, Donald, aka THE WELLSPRING OF COMEDY -- appreciates the service of veterans, unless you were captured. Show More Summary
LeBron James of "Trainwreck" fame and other occasional professional pursuits blessed Twitter with his presence for a few minutes on Tuesday evening. The reason was a few minutes of the Q&A format of our time: the "Ask Me Anything And...Show More Summary
'8-year-old Zion Harvey is the first child to receive a double hand transplant thanks to surgeons at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Penn Medicine. The surgery – so far a success – comes years after a bacterial infection that left Zion without both hands and feet, and in need of a kidney transplant.' -- +AJ+
Surprise! Empire costars Grace Gealey and Trai Byers are engaged, multiple sources confirm exclusively to Us Weekly. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
“Charming American racism,” Ebola panic and what it’s like to be a black man who fears the police: These topics were on the agenda when Trevor Noah, the new host of “The Daily Show,” offered the world a glimpse of what he’ll do when he takes over for Jon Stewart. Show More Summary
MY GROWING RESPECT FOR THE "OCCUPY DEMOCRATS" IS THAT THEY SEEM TO KNOW EXACTLY WHAT THE "COLONIZED NEGRO" THINKS AND WANTS TO HAVE AFFIRMED Progressive Totalitarianism - On Black Twitter For no other reason than the ability to sample...Show More Summary
Co-authored by Lindsey Hover In the wake of the multiple progressive legal victories that have come as a result of Supreme Court rulings in June and July, it's time to turn our attention to the discriminatory atrocity of voter suppression that is taking place across the country, particularly below the Mason-Dixon line. In 2013, in the Shelby vs. Show More Summary
By Juan Thompson From blue-eyed soul to straight-up theft, Black music has long been imitated and acculturated by Whites. we take a look at the difference between flattery and misappropriation. Fed up with her Caucasian semi-namesake...Show More Summary
As we delve deeper into every minute of the infamous Sandra Bland stop seen around the world, experts (as expected) are clawing into every legal nook and cranny to ask one of the most pressing questions of 2015: Exactly how many rights do you have should see popo’s red and blue lights flashing in the rear view?
Editor’s note: This is the second of three articles that were shared in partnership with BMe Community’s #BlackMenLove to remind readers of who, what and how deeply black men love during this final weekend of Black Family Month. BMe is a growing network of all races and genders committed to building better communities across the U.S. Show More Summary
It's no longer an on-set romance or even a budding relationship. Grace Gealey and Trai Byers—who play Anika Calhoun and Andre Lyon on Empire—are engaged, E! News confirmed Tuesday.
Most 12-year-olds of the 21st century are about that digital life, playing video games, watching TV and, yes, for some, playing outside.
It was a great accomplishment: two African-American comedians at the helm—and also starring in—a sketch-comedy show that aired on a cable network not specifically targeting African Americans.
Former Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts did not meet with the family of Freddie Gray after the 25-year-old's death in police custody in April, a claim that he made on several occasions, according to the family's attorney.
It looks like these two enjoy working together.
The family and friends of Rexdale Henry, a Native American activist, are comparing his mysterious in-custody death in Mississippi to that of Sandra Bland, the black woman who died in a Texas jail, the Jackson Free Press reports.
On Saturday a black child's birthday party in Douglasville, Ga., took a racist turn after, witnesses say, several men driving Confederate-flag-bearing pickup trucks interrupted the gathering and began yelling racial slurs and threats at the partygoers.