A hunter who last year paid $350,000 at a Dallas auction to hunt an endangered Black Rhino in Namibia has been permitted by U.S. authorities to bring the so-called trophy back to the United States. The auction elicited widespread protests from animal rights
The first time Wim Wenders saw Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado's work — a haunting black and white portrait of workers toiling in the Amazon's Serra Pelada gold mine — he bought the print on the spot. Soon, he began collecting the artist's pictures, chasing down stills for sale and picking...
Let's take a moment to praise the striped shirt. The classic design is one of the hardest working pieces in our wardrobe, but it rarely gets the recognition doled out to the LBD (little black dress) or jeans. You can never have too many striped shirts -- they can easily be dressed up or down. Show More Summary
Legend says that Sugarland, Md., one of the hundreds of all-black towns and communities established by freed slaves after the Civil War, got its name because its founders believed that “the women here were as sweet as sugar.”Read full article >>
Robert P. George says the sexual revolution is hurting lower income Americans of all races, not just black communities, with family disintegration contributing to poverty. In his analysis of the state of American families, George referred...Show More Summary
A simple media player spreads through the black market.
The false notion that Black communities are somehow more homophobic than other communities must no longer guide how public health researchers, policy advocates, and practitioners grapple with the impact of HIV in Black communities. Image: Empire via YouTube The post Myths About ‘Down Low’ Gay Men and Homophobia in the Black Community appeared first on RH Reality Check.
By Jessica Hatcher Joyce Nyaruri won her first race riding a cheap, rattling, Chinese-made, sit-up-and-beg style bicycle known locally (and ironically) as a “Black Mamba”, after one of the fastest-moving snakes on Earth. It was 2009, and she was cycling 264km a week to get to and from work at a nearby flower farm in…
In this episode of Left of Black on The Root, Professor James Braxton Peterson (@Dr James Peterson) names his Top-5 Hip-Hop tracks. Peterson is director of Africana Studies and Associate professor of English at Lehigh University and the host of The Remix on WHYY in Philadelphia. He is author of The Hip-Hop Underground and African American Culture: Beneath the Surface.
The Riviera Maya, Mexico leg of Ozzfest, dubbed the Ozzfiesta, has been cancelled after organizers revealed that Ozzy Osbourne would undergo an unspecified surgery once the Black Sabbath singer's upcoming South American jaunt ends May 2nd. The Ozzfiesta was initially scheduled for May 27th at Riviera Maya's Hard Rock Hotel, but the...
Babes in black! Despite being decked out in the dark color, Liv Tyler and Bella Thorne both had no trouble standing out at the New York Spring Spectacular's opening night in NYC on Thursday! How could you miss these two with outfits like these? The brunette bombshell hit the red carpet in an oversized blazer, low-cut top, leggings, [...]
When hopping on a plane, you expect agents from the Transportation Security Agency to conduct a thorough search of your carry-ons, but what about the hair on your head that you’re “carrying on” to the plane?
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This video has been making its rounds on FaceBook among "Americanized Negroes" to the point of cultism and totalitarianism.When you study 'The Americanized Negro' via "Black Wing Grievance & Political Opportunism Talk Radio", the corrupt...Show More Summary
More lady toys are good news for everyone! Black Canary is finally getting her own Pop! Vinyl and ReAction figure from Funko - along with Oliver Queen and the rest of the residents of Starling City. The Pop! figures will be available in May, and the ReAction figures in July.
I remember sitting on the black leather couch in my therapist's office longing to be free from my eating disorder, when she said something to the tune of, "There is no recovered. You get there and then you keep going." I didn't like that statement. Show More Summary
In early February, Mark Joseph Stern, J. Bryan Lowder, and I hosted a live show in New York City. We talked about gay themes in the latest crop of Oscar-bait movies and whether it’s constitutionally permissible for business owners to turn away gay customers. Show More Summary
Kim's hair is already back to black. It was less than a month ago that Kim Kardashian surprised us by pulling a Jared Leto and bleaching her trademark black hair platinum blonde. A photo posted by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian)...Show More Summary
Well, we found the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Tinky-Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po. After a spooky, black-and-white image of the already trippy Teletubbies went viral on Twitter on Thursday, a musician created an even creepier post-punk...Show More Summary
13 Year Old Builds Successful Bow Tie Business With Help Of Shark Tank Yesterday, we featured a brilliant little girl who built a deliciously successful lemonade business with the help of ABC’s hit show Shark Tank. Today, we feature another