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 ?
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.
Who is Happy wants users to (safely) tell the world how much they love pot, and thereby incite social change
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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
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
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...
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
"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."
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 […]
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
These over-the-top tales of bad behavior are the films we love to love — and love to hate. read more
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...
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.”
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.
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
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
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
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