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Bill Black: Fed Failure – A “Perfectly Legal” Scam is Perfectly Unacceptable to Real Regulators

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

Nationality trumps race in sentencing gap

32 minutes agoNews : The Newsroom

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.

Orange is the New Black, Tax Edition

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...

Amazing Vintage Photos of Street Life in London from the Victorian Era

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 »

Tragedy, Privation and Hope: Joy Boothe's Inspiring Journey to Moral Monday

3 hours agoUS Politics / Liberal : Tapped

  ©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

Chris Folz Covers Esquire’s Big Black Book

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.

Among the Kurds

Kurdish friends report seeing trains with tanks and black clad ISIS soldiers going from Turkey to Syria.

Eric Holder: Not Caucasian or conservative enough to be imprisoned

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20 Discoveries I Made During My First 24 Hours On Tinder

5 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

After falling into a Tinder black hole I emerged a different man with new found knowledge.

Wu-Tang Clan Unveil A Better Tomorrow Bluetooth Speaker

8 hours agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

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 [...]

BLAX News: The Sanitation Worker As A Metaphor For Black Leadership & Social Justice - From "Dr King To Dr Warnock" - Fighting On Behalf Of The Sanitation Workers To Using Their Fist Fight To Advance The 'Black Community Consciousness Filibuster'


Watch Ryan Adams Rock The Ellen DeGeneres Show

9 hours agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

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.

Why The FCC No Longer Supporting NFL Blackouts Is A Big Deal

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

8 Ways to Be an Orphan Black Clone For Halloween

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

Newswire: Brett Ratner forms unlikely partnership for Rush Hour TV show

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

Music Video Of The Day: Liturgy 'Returner'

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 › ]

Primordial – “Where Greater Men Have Fallen”

11 hours agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

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 [...]

Cindy Sheehan: Pelosi, Dem Leadership Reverse Racists, Only Support Obama Because He Is Black

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

Comedy Crush: Issa Rae Launches Color Creative TV

11 hours agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

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.

Assassin's Creed Rogue looks like a frigid Black Flag

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

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