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Bobby Jones Says Farewell to BET After 35 Years!

The longest running original series in the history of cable television and the top Sunday morning program on BET Networks, ” Bobby Jones Gospel” will come to an end after 35 years on air this season. BET announced the cancellation of the show during it’s annual upfront meeting yesterday. In an interview with the host of Keep Reading ?

Drought, expanding deserts and 'food for jihad' drive Mali's conflict

MENAKA, Mali (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Life has never been easy in Moussa Majga's corner of northern Mali, a desert region of leafless trees, mud huts and roaming gunmen.

Broadcast Your Cannabis Joy with Anonymous Geolocations

Who is Happy wants users to (safely) tell the world how much they love pot, and thereby incite social change

“I Just Need to Tell Someone”

Making space for men to talk about sexual abuse The post “I Just Need to Tell Someone” appeared first on The Good Men Project.

TONIGHT: Activists To Protest At Hotel Owned By Hosts Of Cruz Meeting

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Despite yesterday's apologies by Ian Reisner and Mati Weiderpass, activists are going forward with tonight's protest at their midtown hotel. The call to protest was endorsed by the city’s LGBT Democratic clubs –– Brooklyn’s Lambda Independent...Show More Summary

Today's FRC Marriage Fast Prayer

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

This is penultimate day of the Family Research Council's 21-day fast against same-sex marriage and today's prayer hits on their latest talking point - that only one other country, Brazil, has "imposed" gay marriage via the judiciary....Show More Summary

Gay Marriage News Watch: SCOTUS, Ted Cruz, NOM

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Matt Baume with American Foundation for Equal Rights reports on what to expect at the Supreme Court on Tuesday, the National Organization for Marriage's latest legal defeat, Ted Cruz's two new anti-LGBT bills, and more. Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...

Unhappy Gilmore: Native American Actors and Activists Protest New Adam Sandler Project

By Arturo R. García If Adam Sandler thought his brand of “humor” would keep getting a pass in 2015, the past few days have surely disabused him of that notion. As Indian Country Today Media Network reported, about a dozen Native American...Show More Summary

Read a Fcking Book Review: “She Speaks Poetry” Is a Book for the Revolution

3 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"These poems are middle fingers to the law, to the man, to history, to the future, to the people who continue to fight us for our lives."

Tyson Beckford Takes It Off In ‘Chocolate City’

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

If you’re finding the wait until July for the release of Magic Mike XXL excruciating, here’s a little something to whet your appetite even further. Chocolate City will serve up some of the same take-it-off deliciousness as the Channing Tatum-Matt Bomer sequel as it follows a struggling college student (Robert Ri’chard) who gets into stripping to […]

Giorgio & Britney Spears- Tom's Diner

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via TIME: Suzanne Vega’s 1980s classic “Tom’s Diner” — named after the real-life restaurant used in Seinfeld—had a pop-culture resurgence last year when Fall Out Boy sampled it in their song “Centuries.” Now, it’s having another moment...Show More Summary

14 Camp Classics We Can't Stop Quoting — Bad Girls Edition

These over-the-top tales of bad behavior are the films we love to love — and love to hate. read more

The Big Max

Moshe Tamssot tested the limits of McDonald’s Create Your Taste, which lets you make burgers from scratch. He ordered the maximum amount of ingredients, resulting in an epic meal and the cash register thinking it’s in an Apple store...

Black Men are Missing: Tell Us Something We Don't Know

The tragic and spiraling plight of black men in American society has reached such epic proportions that the national paper of record, The New York Times, is discussing the “disappearance” of African American men from civil society. “The stigmatization of blackness presents an enormous obstacle,” they note, “even to small boys.”

This Video Will Make You Even Angrier

We recently had the opportunity to see "This Video Will Make You Angry,"  by the venerable CGP Grey. If you haven't seen it yet, go do that now. We felt inspired and wanted to look deeper and talk specifically about how angry thought germs apply to our political dialogue. Our own 3-minute video follows.

Thousands Expected At Funeral For Freddie Gray

BALTIMORE (AP) — Thousands were expected Monday at a funeral for a man who died after sustaining serious spinal injuries while in the custody of Baltimore police. Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. EDT Monday for Freddie Gray,...Show More Summary

Merchant Square Antique Marketplace

Picture is from their website. The Merchant Square Antique Marketplace is located in Chandler, AZ. Inside the 58,000 square foot facility you will find over 200 wholesalers with items in either 130 booths or one of the 104 glass cabinets. Show More Summary

Ted Cruz To Evangelicals: Radical Liberal Fascists Are Persecuting Christians

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via The Hill: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Saturday said Democrats had gone to extremes in their persecution of Christians. "Today’s Democratic Party has decided there is no room for Christians in today’s Democratic Party,” he said at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition summit in Waukee, Iowa. Show More Summary

IRELAND: Dublin Students Break World Record In Marriage Equality Event

4 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via UTV Ireland: More than 500 people took part in the event to raise awareness for a Yes vote in next month’s Marriage Equality referendum. The event, which was organised by the Union of Students in Ireland (USI), took place in Smithfield Square at 12 noon. Show More Summary

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