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Spike Lee edits Radio Raheem footage to match Eric Garner’s death

Spike Lee edits Radio Raheem footage to match Eric Garner’s death

by Dr. Boyce Watkins The older I get, the more I appreciate Spike Lee.   Spike ruffles feathers with his raw commentary, but I’m firmly convinced that he cares about black people.  While most of the folks in Hollywood are too busy wondering if their overseers are going to give them approval to be outraged […]

Dr. Samori Swygert: Hidden Colors 3 is an outstanding film!

Dr. Samori Swygert:  Hidden Colors 3 is an outstanding film!

Movie Review: Hidden Colors 3 a smash hit must see! By: Dr. Samori Swygert The ground breaking documentary series, Hidden Colors, debuted its’ 3rd installment (Hidden Colors 3: The Rules of Racism) last night (6/26/2014) in select theaters across the country. Hidden Colors 3 was a masterful production, and I consider it to be mandatory […]

Several people shot at BET Awards Party

Several people shot at BET Awards Party

ABC News recently claimed that a “shadow has been placed over the BET Awards.”  A person was killed right before the show, and four others were injured during an incident that has embarrassed the company that has been often criticized for promoting violent music at the expense of the black community. An overnight party held early […]

Tracy Morgan’s condition improves a great deal

Tracy Morgan’s condition improves a great deal

Reported by Liku Zelleke According to his representative, actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is doing well and has been upgraded to “fair condition”, from the previous “critical but stable condition”, which he says is a great improvement. Lewis Kay added, “His personality is certainly starting to come back as well.” Morgan was hospitalized on June […]

The 10 highest-paid athletes in the world

The 10 highest-paid athletes in the world

Do you think that black people are too likely to want to become entertainers and athletes?  A lot of people feel that these activities are destructive in the lives of young black men, drawing them away from their books toward false dreams of fame and fortune.  Education and business ownership are the two greatest keys […]

The Internet clowns LeBron James for crying after getting spanked

The Internet clowns LeBron James for crying after getting spanked

LeBron James has been the subject of much ridicule after losing in high fashion to the San Antonio Spurs in just five games of a seven game series.   Social media can be cruel, and people have ripped into LeBron James for doing a whole lot more crying than winning. Images of James in tears during […]

Was Bob Marley killed by the CIA? Young, healthy men don’t usually die of cancer

Was Bob Marley killed by the CIA?  Young, healthy men don’t usually die of cancer

Bob Marley is known as one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.   More than just a musician, over the course of his career, Marley became a moral and religious figure.   Born in Jamaica,he moved to Kingston at the age of 14, and in 1963, he formed the Wailers with Peter […]

How did Stevie Wonder become blind? 10 things you may not know about Wonder

How did Stevie Wonder become blind? 10 things you may not know about Wonder

Stevie Wonder is known as one of the most creative musical geniuses of the late 20th century.  He is a blind prodigy whose career began before he was a teenager.  His body of work spans decades, and he remains one of the most influential musicians of all time.  Here are 10 facts about his life […]

20,000 sign petition to stop Mona Scott from degrading black greek letter organizations

20,000 sign petition to stop Mona Scott from degrading black greek letter organizations

Mona Scott-Young may have thought she was doing a good thing for the black Greek community by creating a reality show about them.  But people are making it known, early in the process, that the creation of such a show is going to receive a massive backlash right away.  The show, “Sorority Sisters” hasn’t been launched, […]

TLC slams Rihanna for the way she dresses

TLC slams Rihanna for the way she dresses

April Taylor The remaining members of TLC, Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, are speaking out about the provocative way Rihanna dresses.  Riianna recently stirred things up by wearing a see through dress to the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Awards. Rihanna was awarded with the 2014 Fashion Icon Award.  The award […]

Stevie Wonder Interview 1977: He explains how he sees colors and people

Stevie Wonder Interview 1977: He explains how he sees colors and people

In this classic interview in 1977, Stevie Wonder talks about what it’s like to be one of the most “influential rockstars of the decade.”  But it turns out that he was more than just a decade.  Nearly 40 years later, Stevie is still on top of his game, selling out shows all across the globe and […]

Laverne Cοx Says Some of the Men She’s Dated Were Ashamed to Be Seen With Her In Public

Laverne Cοx Says Some of the Men She’s Dated Were Ashamed to Be Seen With Her In Public

Reported by Nigel Boys Born a male, but now a woman, Laverne Cοx, best known for playing Sophia Burset in the Netflix series “Orange is the New Black,” is on May 2014′s cover of TIME magazine, along with the caption “The Transgender Tipping Point: America’s Next Civil Rights Frontier.” The Mobile, Alabama born Cοx, who has a […]

Does Oprah still have a problem with gangster rappers?

Does Oprah still have a problem with gangster rappers?

Oprah has a long and complex history with hip-hop.  She doesn’t hate all the rappers, but there are some rappers that she has had serious issues with.  Some of the leading beefs have been with Ludacris, Ice Cube and 50 Cent. Does she have a point?  Seriously, do you think that a woman who has […]

Kevin Hart Lashes Out Over Ex-Wife’s Cheating Allegations

Kevin Hart Lashes Out Over Ex-Wife’s Cheating Allegations

April Taylor Kevin Hart has taken to Twitter to vent about comments his ex-wife Torrei Hart made about his current girlfriend. The exes have two children together. Torrei Hart told Rocsi Diaz in a recent ET interview that she believes that Eniko Parrish, Hart’s current girlfriend, is to blame for the break up of her […]

Department stores are offering “the slave look” for sale

Department stores are offering “the slave look” for sale

April Taylor Colorlines recently reported on a British supermarket, Sainsbury’s, who has taken an interesting approach to advertising the movie, “12 Years A Slave.”  Aside from the general display of a graphic from the movie and the movie title, the store also decided to dress a mannequin in the clothes worn by the main character […]

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