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Man Accuses White UPS Driver of Giving Him Homemade Noοse

Man Accuses White UPS Driver of Giving Him Homemade Noοse

An Atlanta man is accusing a white UPS driver of giving him a noose made from packing materials during a tense office delivery. David Mitchell says part of his job entails receiving packages, but the white UPS driver was behaving in an odd manner. After tensions escalated between Mitchell and the driver, Mitchell says the […]

Virginia Students Want Their Confederate “Rebel Man” Mascot Back

Virginia Students Want Their Confederate “Rebel Man” Mascot Back

Several schools across the country are erasing remnants of the Confederacy. One Richmond, Va. high school, however, is fιghting to get their rebel mascot back, which is prompting a debate over whether the traitorous Civil War rebel leaders should have a place at high schools. Over 1,200 parents, students and alumni at Henrico County’s Douglas […]

Gun Store Owner Texts Vigilante George Zimmerman to Stay Away

Gun Store Owner Texts Vigilante George Zimmerman to Stay Away

Yesterday reports surfaced that George Zimmerman was working as security for a Florida gun store, but the store’s owner now says Zimmerman is not an employee of the store. A store employee at Pompano Pat’s Motorcycles, where Zimmerman was spotted, told USA Today that Zimmerman does not work for the store, which sells motorcycles, guns, […]

Critics say naming a school after Michael Jackson ignores his criminal accusations

Critics say naming a school after Michael Jackson ignores his criminal accusations

By Nigel Boys Although the late “King of Pop,” Michael Jackson, was born in Gary, Indiana, and the town has every right to honor and respect his legend, some believe that to name a school after him, is going a little bit far, especially since he was accused of touching children inappropriately. The late pop […]

White Teachers Shouldn’t be Instructing Brown Students, Say Protesters

White Teachers Shouldn’t be Instructing Brown Students, Say Protesters

A group of activists gathered in California to protest the hiring of a white teacher for a cultural studies class say it’s nothing personal, just that they’d like to see teachers who reflect the student body. Community and church leaders present at a news conference on Monday say they want the Fresno Unified School District […]

Italian Soccer Head Can’t Recall Calling Black Players “Banana Eaters”

Italian Soccer Head Can’t Recall Calling Black Players “Banana Eaters”

Using stereotypes and insults may be enough to garner some attention, but it won’t cause you to lose the opportunity for a lucrative job, at least not in Italy. Carlo Tavecchio is still projected to become the next Italian Football Federation (FIGC) president, even after he referred to African players as “banana eaters”, The Guardian […]

Lawmaker Who Wrote Law Approving Reparations for Blacks Charged With Bribery

Lawmaker Who Wrote Law Approving Reparations for Blacks Charged With Bribery

Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price was recently in the news for passing a law approving reparations for blacks without the knowledge of the rest of his commission. Now, however, the longtime lawmaker is in the news after being arrested for corruption. Price is accused of taking $950, 000 in bribes as part of what […]

Man who filmed Eric Garner says police have harassed him over the video

Man who filmed Eric Garner says police have harassed him over the video

April V. Taylor Imagine planning to eat dinner with your friend and deciding on a restaurant but never making it because police officers murdered your friend.  That is what Ramsey Orta experienced on July 17 when he filmed NYPD officers placing his friend Eric Garner in an illegal chokehold that eventually led to his death.  […]

Facts in the Marissa Alexander case make her appear guilty

Facts in the Marissa Alexander case make her appear guilty

  The community has been outraged over the conviction of Marissa Alexander, who was allegedly sent to prison after firing a warning shot to escape her abusive husband, Rico Gray. But facts are emerging which state that things may not be as simple as some might have thought. A recent interview with her husband shows that […]

Rev. Al Sharpton Throws United Negro College Fund Under the Bus Over Koch Donation

Rev. Al Sharpton Throws United Negro College Fund Under the Bus Over Koch Donation

The United Negro College Fund has taken a lot of heat for accepting a $25 million dollar gift from the conservative Koch brothers. Most recently, AFSCME, the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, cυt all ties with the UNCF for accepting the gift, and now Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network is piling on. […]

Compton Official Who Called Trayvon Martin a Fαggot Accused of Having Sεx With an Unconscious Person

Compton Official Who Called Trayvon Martin a Fαggot Accused of Having Sεx With an Unconscious Person

A  Compton school board member who once called Trayvon Martin a “fαggot black dude” was arrested on Thursday for sεxually assαulting an unconscious person.  U.S. Marshals arrested Sky Fisher, 32, at the Los Angeles World trade center on suspicion of oral cοpulation with a person who is asleep or unconscious. Fisher’s spokesperson refused to comment on […]

Questlove Defends Iggy Azalea, Says Summer Song is “Game Changer”

Questlove Defends Iggy Azalea, Says Summer Song is “Game Changer”

It is rare that black hip hop heads gush over black female rappers. Of course, Lil Wayne is sort of a mentor to Nicki Minaj, but outside of that, you don’t see many mainstream rappers or hip-hop artists standing up for black female rappers or promoting a wider acceptance of them. But where the very […]

Governor of Alabama Demands Resignation of HBCU Trustees

Governor of Alabama Demands Resignation of HBCU Trustees

It is no secret that HBCUs across the U.S. are struggling, but it is rare that the governor of a state would intervene and demand the resignation of members of the faculty or board. At Alabama State University, however, Gov. Robert Bentley has sent a letter to the University Board of Trustees asking for the […]

Pretty Please: KKK Asks African-Americans for a Favor

Pretty Please: KKK Asks African-Americans for a Favor

The Ku Klux Klan spent years tοrturing and harassing African-Americans, but now they’re asking for a favor. Vice reports that the KKK is turning to African-Americans for help with America’s immigration problems. Robert Jones, the Imperial Klaliff of the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, told Vice that African-Americans are included in their […]

Blacks Fall Behind Gay Men and Jews in Most Likely to Be Attαcked by Bigots

Blacks Fall Behind Gay Men and Jews in Most Likely to Be Attαcked by Bigots

Over the past few years, we’ve heard a lot of talk about whether America is becoming post-racial. New data, however, suggests that race hatred hasn’t gone anywhere, although race ranks third in terms of groups most likely to be victimized by hate crimes. FBI data from 2012 shows that people are more likely to be […]

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