The New York Knicks screwed themselves, again. The season just ended days ago, the NBA Draft is tomorrow, and free agency isn't for another few weeks. And yet, the Knicks have already found a way to execute a trade for 2011 NBA MVP and Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose. The Knicks aren't trading for the 2011 MVP though. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- In a victory for diversity in higher education, a hamstrung Supreme Court narrowly upheld the affirmative action program at the University of Texas at Austin, effectively allowing the school to keep using race as one of...Show More Summary
Artis Thompson III is basically a superhero. Let's be real, most of us couldn't imagine making it through one obstacle in "American Ninja Warrior." The course is insane. It tests the strength of your mind, your reflexes, your stamina,...Show More Summary
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#UnderTheSoulCovers: “Home is Where the Hatred Is” -- Gil Scott-Heron + Esther Phillips by Mark Anthony Neal | @NewBlackMan | NewBlackMan (in Exile) Perhaps no one wrote as lucidly about the desires of addiction and the challenges of...Show More Summary
Nowhere else in Africa do China's financial, diplomatic and geopolitical interests confront as much risk as they do in South Sudan. Beijing has invested billions of dollars in the country's oil sector, deployed about 1,000 troops to serve as U.N. Show More Summary
LeBron James is great, just not that great. That seems to be the familiar refrain from NBA analyst and Hall of Famer Charles Barkley, who once again denied James a place among the highest immortals of the game. In a visit with Bill Simmons...Show More Summary
An Alabama woman whose daughter was beaten to death while she was out with a friend clubbing has been indicted, the Associated Press reports. Katerra Lewis, 27, is now facing charges of reckless manslaughter in the wake of her 1-year-old daughter, Kelci Lewis, being beaten to death, prosecutors say, by an 8-year-old boy after the […]
GRAPHIC PICTURES OF THE CARNAGE LEFT BY THE NATO BOMBING OF LIBYA IN 2011
Family and friends of an 18-year-old Wisconsin girl are asking for charges to be dropped, following viral video of the controversial arrest, WKOW reports. Genele Laid, 18, is facing charges of disorderly conduct while armed, resisting police (causing injury), battery to a police officer and discharging bodily fluids, after the incident that occurred at the East […]
A Georgia 18-year-old accepted a plea deal on Monday and was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the murder of a gamer who was trying to sell his PlayStation 4 over Craigslist, the Washington Post reports. Daniel Zeitz had put his PlayStation up for sale on Craigslist for $280, and met with his potential […]
A New York scam artist who admitted to selling fake tickets to the Broadway hit musical Hamilton was sentenced to 1 to 3 years in prison Tuesday, the New York Daily News reports. Anthony Huger, 32, admitted to selling the fake tickets to a Westchester couple on Jan. 8, scoring $450 in his scam, before tricking Manhattan […]
Anita Baker once sang: My story ends, as stories do Reality steps into view No longer living life in paradise – no fairy tales She sings about the fairy tales her mother used to share about royal kisses, magic spells and princes who slay dragons. She discovers the reality, as many of us do, realizing Keep Reading ?
I saw the shift take place in the 90s. In fact, I was a part of it. I went to college in the late 80s. Back then, girls had all the power. Guys would clamor for their attention. Girls would sit back…pick and choose whoever they wanted to date. If you weren’t tall, light-skinned with Keep Reading ?
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“Can’t we have a race war? It’ll be fun!” Cindy—everyone’s favorite Afro-puff enthusiast—exclaims in the premiere of season 4 of Orange Is the New Black. Be careful what you wish for; this entire season is a study in what happens when microaggressions go macro. Frankly, I wasn’t ready. If you’ve yet to watch the new […]
When I saw the first trailer for Free State of Jones, I knew I was not going to like it. White guy leads rebellion of poor whites and runaways blacks in the Civil War? I expected another white savior movie where the hero gets the post-racial bonus prize of the black girlfriend or wife for […]
Professional-sports selection is a dehumanizing process, especially in the NBA where you have young, athletic black men inspected like cattle by mostly white, wealthy owners and general managers. Their health is checked; their athletic prowess is tested; they are asked asinine questions that sometimes take things too far and become invasive. Then, once this is […]
REP JOHN LEWIS - "Versus The White Right Wing Enemy", "Versus The US Government", "Versus The DEVELOPMENT Interests Of His Black Constituents", "Versus The Black Diaspora" John Lewis Versus The White Right Wing Enemy Table Cell JohnShow More Summary