African American Issues Archives

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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

Iggy Diss

Seems Hefe Wine is not the only one calling Iggy Azalea a beautiful liar! Snoop posted on Instagram that Azalea needs to learn to stay in her place in the rap world “at the bottom” he added. Oupk! or should I say Ouch! The above picture was the beginning of the beef. Snoop was just joking around and somebody got all bent out of shape then  READ MORE

PierreMimiThe homie, comic, actor, “Pierre” who many of you know from the movie Baps, How to Be A Player and a few other urban flicks, is dabbling into the production world by starting is own web series titled “Dating Pierre.” You know what they do when Hollywood is slow answering your phone calls, you create your own lane and try the viral route. Check out the new series of videos Pierre produced with the help of his comedian friends. Brad James, Cocoa Brown (Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse Actors), Mimi Faust, Don Curry, Special K, Rodney Perry, Nikki Nicole and more comics came out to show support. Please give us your honest feedback. READ MORE