Yves here. In this post, Bill Black does the yeoman's work of stepping through one revelation in Fed whistleblower Carmen Segarra's tapes from some of her discussions with more senior colleagues at the New York Fed. A critical section...Show More Summary
Study after study has shown that black men do more time in jail than white men who committ similar crimes—an entrenched racial disparity in the nation’s justice system that Attorney General Eric Holder has decried as “shameful” and unacceptable.
Avalara, Orange is the New Black, Tax Edition: For most businesses in most states, when you sign up to be a business owner, you sign up to collect and remit sales and use tax. This may not be forefront in the minds of future business owners of America, but it...
These incredible snapshots of life for Londoners in Victorian Britain were taken by photojournalist John Thomson in 1877. Photography on Clapham Common The street locksmith A convicts home The dramatic shoe black Convent garden labourers See more »
©Jenny Warburg Joy Boothe (in black pants) at a sit-in outside the office North Carolina Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger in June 2014, protesting Republican education cuts. W hen Joy Boothe showed up at last week’s Moral Monday rally in her hometown of Burnsville, North Carolina, she was fighting both sleep- and sun-deprivation. Show More Summary
The Big Black Book-Model Chris Folz follows up his GQ Style Russia cover with another moment in the spotlight, this time around for the... The post Chris Folz Covers Esquire’s Big Black Book appeared first on The Fashionisto.
Kurdish friends report seeing trains with tanks and black clad ISIS soldiers going from Turkey to Syria.
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A few months back, the Wu-Tang Clan appeared on The Daily Show and said that their 20th anniversary album, A Better Tomorrow, would be out later in the year. Now that album has an official release date: Black Friday, which is on 11/28 this year. In a new interview with Billboard, RZA revealed the plans [...]
BEFORE THE "BAYARD RUSTIN - BLACK COMMUNITY VOTE FOR YOUR SALVATION SCHEME' TOOK ROOT 50 YEARS INTO THE "SCHEME" - AND TODAY THE AMERICANIZED NEGRO REFUSES TO ASK HIS LEADERSHIP: "WHERE IS THE MONEY THAT I INVESTED INTO YOUR 'SOCIAL JUSTICE MUTUAL FUND' THAT WAS SUPPOSED TO TRANSLATE INTO MY DEVELOPMENT"? Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5
Ryan Adams has been making the talk show rounds — he’s already done Fallon and Letterman, and today he stopped by The Ellen Degeneres Show. He wore a tight Black Flag t-shirt and played “Gimme Something Good” off of his new self-titled album. Watch the performance below. Ryan Adams is out now on Pax-Am/Blue Note.
This week, the Federal Communications Commission voted to end the process of blacking out NFL games that do not sell out. The move was enthusiastically approved of by fans, especially those living in small markets, but the truth is NFL games may still continue to be blacked out thanks to the complicated nature of broadcast television agreements. Click To Continue Reading
It's been a couple months since the second season of Orphan Black came to a close, but fans of the show (we're lookin' at you, Clone Club) are already gearing up for the show's third season. While we all wait patiently, it's time to pay homage to the brilliance of Tatiana Maslany by channeling your inner clone on Halloween. Show More Summary
Like a straitlaced Asian police officer in an awkward partnership with a foulmouthed black LAPD detective, Warner Bros. Television is attempting to pair the Rush Hour film series with primetime television, in hopes that their differences similarly produce results. Show More Summary
Liturgy, one of the many fine acts over at Chicago's Thrill Jockey Records, is stopping in town this evening to offer up their melodic yet heavy brand of black metal. [ more › ]
We just posted this month’s Black Market a few hours ago, which means the new song from Primordial — which just dropped a few minutes ago — won’t be eligible for inclusion till October’s column. But you can rest assured, it will be included. I was actually under the impression the Irish band’s upcoming eighth [...]
Tuesday on NewsmaxTV's "The Steve Malzberg Show," anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan said in 2005 Nancy Pelosi and top Democrat leaders in the House and Senate said to her face that if she helped them get elected they would end the wars...Show More Summary
Issa Rae is the creator of The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl. Rae has made the Forbes "30 Under 30" list, twice, and is currently developing a half-hour comedy for HBO.
Ubisoft demoed more than 20 minutes of Assassin's Creed Rogue gameplay at EGX this past weekend, and that's enough to notice the obvious likenesses to Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. The naval fights look largely similar, as does the combat system. Show More Summary