*Warning: The following few paragraphs contain words that some may find critical of two-thirds of the most revered institutions in the black community—preachers and Oprah Winfrey. If you have ever experienced heart palpitations or have accused someone of blasphemy for daring to utter words of criticism towards the…
Way back in 2004, some brilliant promoter came up with the idea of the Best of Both Worlds tour featuring Jay Z and R. Kelly (not to be confused with the other Best of Both Worlds tour with Hannah and Miley).
Spring is ripe with opportunity to get outside, but getting the right gear for the weather is always the hard part. Amazon is right there with you, marking down a ton of activewear apparel, from brands like PUMA, Adidas, Champion, Reebok, and more, so you can get outside, even if it’s just for a nice, brisk walk to…
People make dating hard. There was a time when you’d just tell someone you weren’t interested, instead of “ghosting” them. Which basically means falling off the face of the earth and disappearing like a ghost. Then there were the times when you’d just break up with someone and they’d be “out of sight, out of mind”.…
One mother’s Facebook post has sparked a conversation about sharing and whether or not kids should be made to share. In a Facebook post, Alanya Kolberg wrote about an incident her son had at a park. Kolberg says as soon as they arrived to the park, kids approached her son, Carson, and asked for him to share his toys.…
Christine Hoffman, principal at St. Petersburg, Florida’s Campbell Park Elementary, was removed from her school after asking teachers to segregate white students from the black students, so the white students could feel comfortable, according to the Tampa Bay Times.
One of the most infamous tactics used in America’s history of delaying and denying justices is “sparking a conversation.” If that phrase is ever uttered, you can be sure that whatever promise follows will never come to fruition, because “sparking a conversation” never results in action. When slave owners brought human…
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are defending their use of excessive force on an unarmed man, after the tried to run away after a traffic stop. According to police, on March 26, 2016, James Yarborough, a passenger in a car pulled over for a traffic stop, ran from police. Officers apprehended Yarborough, and for 4 minutes…
Your Auntie Ree Ree is apparently the champion of petty and the Queen of holding a grudge in addition to being the Queen of Soul, because she lashed out at Dionne Warwick on Tuesday over something the Psychic Friend said five years ago at Whitney Houston’s funeral.
Nearly a year after 38-year-old Terrill Thomas spent his last living days begging for water in solitary confinement at the Milwaukee County Jail before being found dead in his cell, no criminal charges have been filed in his death.
Police in Chicago are searching for a man they say attempted to kidnap an 8-year-old girl as she played outside her grandmother’s house Sunday afternoon.
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Zeke Thomas, son of legendary NBA Hall of Fame guard Isiah Thomas, is speaking out against sexual assault and has revealed that he was raped—twice.
Jeremy Meeks thought he was heading to a photo shoot in the United Kingdom when he arrived at Heathrow Airport on Monday, but he was denied entry. Meeks, the former convict-turned-model, was sent back to the U.S. hours after landing.
SheaMoisture is a beauty brand whose hair and skin products are very popular with black women. Even if you’d never heard of SheaMoisture until yesterday, if you date or even know (or, shit, just happen to see) black women with natural hair, you’ve undoubtedly encountered SheaMoisture in some fashion at some point.
The Philips Norelco OneBlade was the most exciting new shaving product of 2016, and Amazon’s offering the first discount we’ve seen on it since Black Friday.
The House Oversight Committee is confirming what many of us have suspected: that this Remy Ma-second-diss-record-ass administration consists of a bunch of
Russian operatives disguised as Americans liars.