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Beyonce Responds To Blue Ivy Surrogacy Rumors: ‘They Were Cruel’

Beyonce Responds To Blue Ivy Surrogacy Rumors: ‘They Were Cruel’

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Beyonce has described the rumours that she had a surrogate carry her daughter Blue Ivy as “very cruel.” The ‘Countdown’ singer was plagued by rumors that her baby bump was fake while she was carrying three-month-old Blue, and there were several incidents which fuelled rumors that she was wearing a prosthetic bump. Beyonce has now addressed the rumors for the first time and says she was “hurt” when fans made…

Compton Kids Learning To Fly, No Literally! [VIDEO]

Compton Kids Learning To Fly, No Literally! [VIDEO]

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There are not many Black folks in the cockpits of America’s airliners nowadays, but one man in Compton, California is trying to change that. CNN recently featured a Black pilot and entrepreneur Robin Petgrave who teaches young, inner-city kids in Compton how to cruise the sky through an after-school program. Petgrave, who is the founder of Tomorrow’s Aeronautical Museum, hopes it will keep these young people from cruising the streets. “When…

9-Year Old Shot in the Foot, but Didn’t Shed a Tear

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  They say that little girls in New York are tough, but this story takes the cake.  A 9-year old girl in Brooklyn was shot during crossfire this week and found a bullet that went through her foot.  The little girl didn’t panic, and just dealt with the incident without shedding a tear. “I didn’t cry for nothing,” Dulce Cabrera said to the Daily News. “The ambulance driver man said…

Dr. Boyce:  Student’s Violent Reaction to Trayvon Martin Sends a Strong Message

Dr. Boyce: Student’s Violent Reaction to Trayvon Martin Sends a Strong Message

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    I watched in shock as a young black woman at Florida Atlantic University FAU became violent in class during a discussion on the death of the late Trayvon Martin.  The student cursed at her classmates and eventually attacked people in the room. Jonatha Carr, a 24-year old student who may have trouble getting back into school, was eventually hauled out of the classroom and put in the back…

Zimmerman should turn himself into the police

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In this video, I talk about why Zimmerman should turn himself into the police. With the way Zimmerman has been painted as a racist who hunted and slaughtered Trayvon Martin, he should help clear his name by turning himself in. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eAcMWP2vls0&w=420&h=315]

We must do more to protect the gay community

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In this video, I discuss the recent rise in attacks on members of the gay community in Washington, DC and how it is truly troubling. You can believe that gays are going straight to hell, but let the God you claim to believe in deal with that. All human life is equal and no one has the right to take another person’s life when that victim has done harm to…

Glenn Beck’s Site Insinuates Trayvon Martin Was Troublemaker

Glenn Beck’s Site Insinuates Trayvon Martin Was Troublemaker

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    An ugly story may be getting uglier. The Blaze, a right-wing site started by Glenn Beck, has a post up insinuating that Trayvon Martin may have been a dangerous criminal. Martin, who was black, was walking back to his father’s house after a trip to the convenience store in Sanford, Fla. on February 26. George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch member who was identified by his father as Hispanic,…

Mother Arrested For Beating Son With Extension Cord Over Sagging Pants

Mother Arrested For Beating Son With Extension Cord Over Sagging Pants

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    A Muncie Indiana mother is accused of beating her 15-year-old son with an extension cord because he was wearing his pants too low at school. “The kids’ bottoms are hanging out of their pants and its really kind of offensive to a lot of folks,” said Charles Reynolds, Associate Principal at Muncie Southside High School. It was apparently very offensive to the boys’ mother, 40-year-old Yolanda Womack, who…

For our daughters’ sake, let’s end misogyny in America

For our daughters’ sake, let’s end misogyny in America

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In this video, I discuss how Rush Limbaugh is just the latest example of the disdain this country has for women. It has to end if we really care about future generations of women. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuGXnm7umKI&w=420&h=315]

A challenge to those who blame blacks

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In this video, I discuss the many commenters to my prior post who are quick to mention the fact (as if it’s a revelation) that black people kill more black people in our neighborhoods than any other group. They say it as if we have no right to speak on the Trayvon Martin killing. My challenge to those of you who feel this way is to see this as an…

Trayvon Martin’s Mother Makes Appearance On “Today” Show [VIDEO]

Trayvon Martin’s Mother Makes Appearance On “Today” Show [VIDEO]

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  Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy On February 26, 2012, 17-year-old Florida high school student Trayvon Martin was gunned down by  a neighborhood watch volunteer named George Zimmerman. Despite public outcry at the boy’s death, Zimmerman has not been charged with any crime by the local police. Martin’s mother, Sybrina Fulton, appeared on NBC’s “Today” show and told host Matt Lauer that her…

7-year-old boy desperately in need of a new heart

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    Little Carl Washington IV desperately wants to return to school, play sports and be a good big brother to his three siblings — but first he needs a new heart. The 7-year-old Bronx boy has bounced in and out of the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian in Washington Heights since December. He suffers from complex congenital heart disease, a condition he was born with. The condition…

Touré Makes Insensitive Joke About Trayvon Martin’s Murder Via Twitter

Touré Makes Insensitive Joke About Trayvon Martin’s Murder Via Twitter

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    If you decide to use Twitter for evil, you must be prepared to catch the Internet fade. Media personality, and part-time buffoon, Touré learned this lesson earlier today when he posted an insensitive joke on his Twitter feed. “New slang! You’re Zimmering me = You’re killing me,” he wrote regarding the senseless shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. The Florida teen was shot dead by 28-year-old George Zimmerman, who…

Malia Obama on spring break in Mexico with friends, and guarded by 25 Secret Service Agents

Malia Obama on spring break in Mexico with friends, and guarded by 25 Secret Service Agents

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      Malia Ann Obama, right, daughter of U.S. President Barack Obama, was spotted having fun with her friends at a hotel in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico over the weekend. Malia is on Spring Break with 12 of her classmates — and 25 Secret Service agents to keep her safe, according to The Telegraph. “We are here to block access to the hotel by other people and escort…

What Causes A Parent To Hurt Their Child: Mother shoots 3 children and then kills herself

What Causes A Parent To Hurt Their Child: Mother shoots 3 children and then kills herself

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A mother and her three daughters have been found dead at a rural Missouri campground in a suspected triple-murder suicide, according to local police. The body of 37-year-old Christine Adewunmi was found along a remote Missouri gravel lane on Saturday afternoon along with the corpses of her three daughters, Lauren, 8, Samantha, 6, and Kate, 3. All four had sustained one gunshot wound each. It is believed the mother shot…