The man that a woman decides to marry is one of the most important decisions that she could ever make. Speaking from...
By Arturo R. García When last we left Ryan Coogler’s Fruitvale, it had earned both the top prizes and a distribution deal at the Sundance Film Festival. Now known as Fruitvale Station, the film is continuing to win acclaim, this time at the Cannes Film Festival. As star Michael B. Jordan, who plays Oscar Grant, the victim of a police …
As we all know, Hov and Bey love the kids… Jay-Z And Beyonce To Perform At Chime For Change Charity Concert Via DailyMail They’ve often spontaneously performed together during their solo shows, and Jay-Z is keeping up that tradition...
U.S.: The bipartisan "Gang of Eight" immigration reform bill will move to the U.S. Senate for debate after the Senate Judiciary Committee approved the proposal in a 13-5 vote. Venezuela: Pro-government TV host Mario Silva said that he...Show More Summary
The abs were on major blast at Monday night’s grand opening of Privé in Atlanta, hosted by Draya Michele and Trey Songz. The reality stars were also out in full force… Y’all know Trey was only there for two reasons
Kordell is calling his estranged wife Porsha out on her claims he locked her out the crib! Via HipHollywood reports: The split between Kordell and Porsha Stewart just got uglier. Earlier this week, Porsha claimed Kordell locked her ...
The Washington Post's Eugene Robinson gives perspective on the Associated Press scandal. The Obama administration has no business rummaging through journalists' phone records, perusing their e-mails and tracking their movements in an attempt to keep them from gathering news. Show More Summary
Kai Wright gives his take on Colorlines on the controversial angle of last weekend's high-profile commencement addresses. Graduation season is upon us, and with it the time-honored ritual of big, important graduation speeches. This weekend,...Show More Summary
Ernest Owens rips into Kanye West's new single at the Huffington Post, lamenting that the singer knows more than other rappers, yet "does nothing to fix the problem." Everyone has that one cousin in the family that never tends to shut...Show More Summary
(The Root) -- Just when it seemed Charlie Sheen's story couldn't get any more depressing for him, his fans and his family, things have managed to take a turn for the worse. His estranged wife, Brooke Mueller, has been admitted to rehab...Show More Summary
President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama addressed freshly minted African American graduates over the weekend, reopening a debate that has dogged him since he was a candidate. On such occasions, how much emphasis should he giveShow More Summary
"We live in a diverse urban city. I am white and my husband is Filipino and white, but he's often mistaken for Indian or black/mixed because of his dark complexion. He is great with animals in general and is a supersweet, calm, gentle...Show More Summary
Read more about Jean Toomer here. Henry Louis Gates Jr. is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and the director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African-American Research at Harvard University. He is also the editor-in-chief of The Root. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook. Like The Root on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. Read full article...
(Sahara Reporters) -- Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka has described Africa's most well-known novelist, Chinua Achebe, as a storyteller who earned global celebration, adding, however, that those describing Achebe as "the father of African...Show More Summary
Really homie? You go through all that trouble for a female. Man Hacks 40 Email Accounts To Spy On Ex-Girlfriend According to Raw Story An NYPD detective was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly spying on more than 40 email accounts,
This is not a good week for O.J. Simpson. O.J. Simpson Threatened Ex-Girlfriend According to Radar Online He reemerged into public much heavier, noticeably older and still after all these years a curiosity. And in the wake of O.J.
Marco Polo Hernández Cuevas Videomentary of the first gastronomic safari to Dakar, Senegal, West Africa led by culinary Chef Pierre Thiam. The occasion was the First International Festival of Local Products and of African Cuisine under the label of AfroEats. Show More Summary
The gay community takes another hit. Men Attack Gay Couple According to The NY Post Two thugs were arrested today for attacking a gay couple in SoHo, just hours after demonstrators filled the streets of the nearby West Village to
Christopher “The Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace was a bonafide superstar, prolific lyricist and trendsetter, among other things, when he was taken away from the world March 9, 1997. Sixteen years later, and on his birthday (May 21) the King of New