Grace Jones is perched on a ledge above the dancefloor of New York’s 12 West, the state-of-the-art, members-only gay disco, about to take the stage for one her first performances. The year is 1977, and no one is prepared for what’s about to hit them. Show More Summary
Jamycheal Mitchell. (Facebook) A young black man with mental health problems was found dead in jail in Portsmouth, Virginia after spending almost four months behind bars without bail for stealing groceries worth $5. Prison guards discovered Jamycheal Mitchell lying on the floor of his cell last Wednesday. Show More Summary
After flipping through the September fall fashion issues of my favorite magazines with black “It Girls” such as Beyoncé, Kerry Washington, Serena and Misty Copeland on their covers, I’m unusually interested in clothes. All that paging...Show More Summary
Wells Fargo Does An About Face After BOSSIP Highlighted Black Stuntmen’s Fight For Bank To Honor Black Stagecoach Driver In Commcercial The Black Stuntmen’s Association scored a win in their fight against Wells Fargo to honor a freedom-fighting black stagecoach
The sophisticated Russian frigate Admiral Grigorovich, which was specifically built for the Black Sea Fleet, is currently undergoing sea trials in the Baltic Sea water zone.
Support for the single life and and (possibly) for Jesus' supposed wife make the list: A Black Hole Conundrum Solved? "If you feel you are in a black hole, don't give up. There's a way out." So says Stephen Hawking in claiming to have resolved the so-called information paradox—the...
N.K. Jemisin's life experience differs greatly from that of most fantasy authors, and it's reflected in her work, which is as exciting as it is non-traditional. The post Black Lives Matter Inspired This Chilling Fantasy Novel appeared first on WIRED.
It’s time to sit back, relax and enjoy a little joe … Welcome to another rousing edition of Black Coffee, your off-beat weekly round-up of what’s been going on in the world of money and personal finance. Let’s get right to it this week … Credits and Debits Credit: And so it begins; China has […]
Heidi Klum looks chic in a black tank top and shades as she exits her apartment on Wednesday afternoon (August 26) in New York City. The 42-year-old model was headed to a taping of America’s Got Talent at Radio City Music Hall, where she is a judge, alongside Mel B and Howie Mandel. PHOTOS: Check [...]
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Jamycheal Mitchell, 24, had been held in Virginia jail without bail for nearly four months, accused of stealing a Mountain Dew, Snickers bar and a Zebra Cake. A young black man arrested by police in Portsmouth, Virginia, on the sameShow More Summary
Reporters and voters have so far gotten few glimpses of Hillary Clinton speaking candidly. One of the few examples available is in the videotape and transcript of her meeting with
When Hillary Clinton lost to Barack Obama in 2008, the idea of scoring a first for women was trumped by the appeal of electing the first black president. She was
It was the most expensive natural disaster in US history, causing destruction along the Gulf coast from Florida to Texas. Bush has admitted that his administration’s response tarnished his legacy. “We were so fortunate to move here where we were embrace”, she said. Bush opened his remarks by commending the recovery of the school system
Words like “secular” and “religious” aren’t particularly useful when health-nuts and fundamentalists start seeing eye-to-eye. The post I’ll Take It in Black: The Problem of Naming Evil appeared first on The Good Men Project.
A United Nations body called on the Dutch government to reform the country's longstanding winter-time blackface tradition of Zwarte Piet (or "Black Pete") on grounds that it was offensive and reflected "negative stereotypes." The ruling by the Geneva-based Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is not enforceable, but is bound to stir an already […]
'Choreographer Camille A. Brown joins So POPular! host Janet Mock to discuss her new show, Black Girl: Linguistic Play which opens at the Joyce Theater in New York City on September 22nd.. Brown is also joined by dancer Catherine Foster as the two perform a piece from the new show.'
Hard to believe, but true. Voters are flat-out intimidated to come to the polls. During the 2014 midterms, incumbent Mitch McConnell sent out warnings to Kentucky voters that read: ELECTION VIOLATION NOTICE. You are at risk of acting...Show More Summary
In 1959, a movie called The World, The Flesh And The Devil imagined a post-apocalyptic world with three surviving humans. In the words of the 1960's television series, "The Mod Squad," they could be described as "one black, one white,...Show More Summary