African American Issues Archives

DSC_2387Over the weekend I had the opportunity to journey to Selma, Alabama to be apart of the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma Alabma. I was one of 80,000 people who made their way to Selma to commiserate the monumentus occassion.

DSC_2483Special thanks to my good friends over at Centric TV for the opportunity to experience this monumental occassion that included some of the biggest acts, politicians, and iconic figures of today.DSC_2576

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Actress and singer Raven-Symoné has admitted that she used tanning beds to darken her complexion during the production of her former hit Disney show “That’s So Raven.”

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At around 11:00 AM on Tuesday, a homemade bomb exploded outside of the Colorado Springs, Colorado branch of the NAACP. Two days following the blast, NAACP volunteers have vowed to proceed with their work in the community.

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Screen Shot 2014-12-26 at 10.09.43 AMJust when we thought Karrueche Tran was moving on with her love life, seems the bling bling sucked her back in. You know the bling always gets you back. The fans and critics of the couple we remember distinctly earlier this month Chris Brown accused Karrueche Tran of messing around with Drake, having an abortion, READ MORE

 

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The homie Tim Norman is more than what you see on OWN’s hit docu-series ‘Welcome To Sweetie Pies‘ he has a hot new song called ‘It Kills Her’ that tells the compelling story about what happens to mothers when their kids get in trouble.

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VH1’s “Sorority Sisters” has set Social Media on fire with it’s #BoycottSororitySisters and now the adverters are pulling out of the time slot to keep it’s consumer base happy. Looks like our voices really matter in television programming.
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President Barack Obama

Sony Pictures co-chair Amy Pascal and movie producer Scott Rudin mocked President Obama’s race in emails released in the Sony Pictures hack.
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JOhn LegendFormer CNN host Piers Morgan penned an essay for The Daily Mail, where he debated against the use of the n-word. In his opinion, based on the essay,

“f black Americans want the N-word to die, they will have to kill it themselves.”

Morgan’s comments hit a nerve with John Legend, who exchanged some nice nasty remarks with the British journalist that sparked a little twitter beef.  Read between the tweets below… READ MORE