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Black Youth In New Orleans Say White Teachers Don’t Understand Black Culture, Racially Insensitive

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Reported by April Taylor Although 60 percent of New Orleans population is comprised of African-Americans, and 88 percent of students in the public school system are African-American, only 31 percent of teachers are African-American.  This is due in part to the entire school system — around 7,000 employees — being laid off in the weeks after Hurricane Katrina.  The union that many employees were part of was rendered useless as many…

Texas Mayor Wants Cop Who Gunned Down 93 Year Old Woman Fired

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What do you do when a 93-year old woman appears to have a gun in her possession?  On the surface, she might seem like a harmless senior citizen. But one pull of the trigger can change all of that in a second.  This case is difficult, since it’s sad to see anyone die.  But if the officer is right in his story, it’s difficult to say that he should be…

LA Clippers do a silent protest against owner Donald Sterling

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The Los Angeles Clippers held a silent protest against owner Donald Sterling prior to Game 4 of a first-round playoff series against the Warriors on Sunday amid a controversy that has enveloped Sterling regarding racist comments he allegedly made in an audio recording. Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and the entire Clippers team took off their jackets and placed them at mid-court during warm-ups, revealing team t-shirts that had been turned inside…

Neighbors Don’t Want Justin Bieber Moving Into Their Exclusive Community

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert Not in the ATL! Maybe in his last neighborhood in Calabasas, California, but 19 year- old pop star Justin Bieber is not welcome in the up market area in Buckhead in Atlanta, Georgia. Bieber recently moved into a new rental property while he looks for a home to buy there, but residents are reportedly furious he is living in their exclusive neighborhood. A source told the gossip…

“Tοpless” is the New Protest in Brazil

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In excess of 40 black models took to the runway in protest in Rio de Janeiro but they weren’t holding picket signs. Oh no, these bold activists decided to stroll on stage tοpless to protest the lack of modeling jobs being offered to Afro-Brazilian models. I bet you’re wondering if they were male or female models? Well, they were mostly female models. So you can imagine the shock and impact…

Reality TV Star Says Jay-Z Cares Nothing for the Black Community

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Barneys and Jay-Z have been making headlines a lot lately since Barneys made the news for supposedly racially harassing two young African-Americans who brought expensive items at their store. Jay-Z recently joined the mix when it was said that he had a clothing line with the company that would launch this coming December. Many people said Jay-Z would straddle the fence before jumping ship with the company and many would…

Dwyane Wade Reaches Settlement Of 5 Million Dollars With Ex-Wife’ After Her Homeless Protest

Dwyane Wade Reaches Settlement Of 5 Million Dollars With Ex-Wife’ After Her Homeless Protest

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By: Madam Prezident D-Wade and his ex-wife have come to an agreement. The two have finally settled in court which resulted in his ex-wife walking away with 5 million dollars. Siohvaughn Funches was recently hanging on the sidewalks of downtown Chicago with a sign reading ‘I’m the ex-wife of NBA player Miami Heat  & I’m Homeless.” The situation between D-Wade and Siohvaughn has been very ugly. Divorces are hard to…

Lil Wayne Says He Didn’t Deliberately Step on American Flag

Lil Wayne Says He Didn’t Deliberately Step on American Flag

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Lil Wayne wasn’t all that eager to apologize to the black community after disrespecting Emmett Till, but when white folks came a calling, Wayne was quick to respond. Wayne was under fire for allegedly stepping on the American flag during a video shoot.   But now, he’s coming right out to say that it was all a big misunderstanding and that he wasn’t trying to disrespect the flag after all.  What…

Lil Wayne Stomps and Walks on the American Flag in New Video

Lil Wayne Stomps and Walks on the American Flag in New Video

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The rapper Lil Wayne is finding himself in the middle of controversy, this time with the patriotic side of the American population.   Video and imagery has surfaced from Wayne’s “God Bless Amerika” music video that shows him stomping and walking on top of the American flag. His lyrics show that Wayne has, possibly for good reason, become concerned about the direction of his country: “My country ‘tis of thee/ sweet…

Jasmine Guy says Duckett hasn't paid a dime since May 2010 and now owes her a whopping $39,663 in back support

Jasmine Guy Hits Ex-Husband For Back Child Support Payments

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Famed “Different World” star, Jasmine Guy, is suing her ex-husband, Terrence Mitchell Duckett, for $39,663 in back child support. According to TMZ, Guy filed legal docs in L.A. County Superior Court recently. Duckett was ordered by a judge to pay $1,469/month in child support for the couple’s daughter when the couple divorced in 2008. In the documents, Guy claims Duckett hasn’t paid child support since 2010. Guy is seeking to hold her ex in…

Evelyn Becomes Reflective: Maybe She Shouldn’t Have Thrown that Bottle

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Evelyn Lozada is maturing…or something. In the newly leaked clip from the upcoming Basketball Wives reunion, Evelyn says she regrets throwing that bottle at cast member Kenya Bell’s head. Evelyn says she wants to set a better example. Here’s the clip: Meanwhile, she also apologized to Star Jones for comments made in a VIBE magazine article about her protest of her reality show (via Necole Bitchie): Jawn Murray: Glad to…

Mother Faces Jail Time for Booing ‘Racist’ Skit

Mother Faces Jail Time for Booing ‘Racist’ Skit

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  It’s rare that anyone would boo a children’s dance recital but that’s exactly what Jackie Carter, mother of a Kenwood Middle School girl in Arlington, VA, did when the Bowen McCauley Dance Company performed “Little Rabbit, Where’s Your Mammy?” Now, she faces up to one year in jail for her actions. Jackie first saw the performance involving a white kid and his black mammy singing and dancing to the…

Occupy Chicago Protests Obama’s Homecoming

Occupy Chicago Protests Obama’s Homecoming

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    According to the Huffington Post, President Barack Obama won’t be getting an entirely warm welcome during his visit to his home city of Chicago Wednesday; members of the Occupy Wall Street movement have announced plans to picket a fundraising event and concert at the University of Illinois at Chicago where Obama is expected to speak. Occupy UIC, in conjunction with Occupy Chicago, is organizing a demonstration during the…

Report: Beatings and Bloodshed at #OccupyWallStreet

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    Hundreds of anti-Wall Street protesters clashed with cops this morning throughout lower Manhattan after attempting to march toward the New York Stock Exchange as part of a massive citywide demonstration marking two months since the movement began. The protest had begun peacefully, but quickly grew tense and escalated as cops made 100 arrests when a group of demonstrators tried to jump over some barricades. Others were cuffed and…

JAILED: Raheem Devaughn Arrested Along with Dr. Cornel West For Supporting OccupyDC

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As the “Occupy” protests around the globe continue to pick up, things are getting heavy in Washington D.C. Yesterday, both Dr. Cornel West and Raheem DeVaughn were arrested for protesting on the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court, along with many others. Read More