Justice Or Else – 20th Anniversary of the Million Man March. All Roads Lead To Washington DC
In a mere three days Black Enterprise will kick off the highly anticipated Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge at the PGA National Resort & Spa, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. If you have yet to register for the event, now is the perfect time to do so.
President Barack Obama has embarked on a landmark trip to Alaska, making him the first sitting U.S. president to visit the arctic.
The president is there to shed light on the growing environmental issues the region faces, particularly global warming. He also …read more
24-year-old Tyler, the Creator has been banned from the UK because of rap lyrics he penned 6 years ago that are considered violent and homophobic.
A frequent visitor to and performer in the UK over the past few years, the rapper was recently forced to cancel a string of upcoming shows …read more
Donald Trump’s meteoric rise has become as baffling to the whiny political chattering class as it has to occasionally tuned-in observers who appear stupefied in his wake.
Miley Cyrus is a marvelous example of moments when white people need to know that it’s perfectly acceptable to shut up and listen when it comes to the subject of race. Or, you know, not comment at all, especially if they’re not even marginally informed about a matter with a …read more
Financial experts say credit card debt should represent no more than 10-15% of our monthly budgets. For many of us, however, our unsecured debt loads are substantially higher. The average American carries about $5,000 in credit card debt, depending on who you ask.
The audio happened back in 2007, when the WWE wrestler used offensive language about a guy that his daughter Brooke was dating. Hulk …read more
A recent study released by Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education found that during the 2011-12 school year, 1.2 million black students were suspended from K-12 public schools in a single academic year: 55% of …read more
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Some faces are pensive; others are proud. Some are known; others are obscure. All are black.
Rare, striking and never-before-seen portraits of black citizens in Victorian-era England are going on display for the first time in the U.S., and organizers say the photographs have a powerful message …read more
Lorenzo Brown of Sister 2 Sister Magazine (Image: File)
Lorenzo Brown, Ph.D., president and managing editor of Sister 2 Sister magazine, died Aug. 21 after a battle with cancer, according to reports. He was 73.
Stephanie Hightower, USA Track & Field (USATF) president, was recently elected to IAAF Council, the world-governing body for track and field, a highly powerful position in the sport. She is the first African American woman to be voted into the post and will hold one of six seats designated …read more
PHOENIX (AP) — Police in suburban Phoenix say a 22-year-old woman accused of drowning her 2-year-old twin sons says she did it because nobody loved them or her.
Mireya Alejandra Lopez was arrested Sunday at a home in Avondale. She’s jailed on two counts of first-degree murder and one count of …read more
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco Bay Area man won $1 million in the California Lottery after buying a winning ticket with money he found at the airport.
The California Lottery said Sunday that Hubert Tang had not bought a lottery ticket in 10 years.
When he found a $20 bill …read more
An eyewitness claimed that a Venice, Calif. hotel owner told an unidentified gunman to ‘Kill that n–ger,’ just before the assailant fired into a group of homeless people, killing one and injuring one more, KCAL-TV reports.
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If you’ve recently moved, you’ve probably noticed how quickly costs add up. From renting a truck to purchasing cardboard boxes and bubble wrap, there’s no shortage of moving-related costs designed to bust your budget. Apply these six strategies to cut your moving costs and get settled …read more
Despite much drama with his ex-wife Michelle Ghent and talk of him secretly divorcing third wife Mira Pak, Terrence Howard looks to still be linked to Pak.
TheJasmineBrand.com mentions that Howard alluded to reports of his split with Pak as he offered a bit of advice for his followers with the …read more
In a new cover feature for Bombshell by Bleu magazine, Nicole Murphy does what she does best; flaunt her killer body and discuss her love life.
Eddie Murphy‘s ex tells the publication that she’s single, she also questions the taboo dating of older women and …read more
Popular haircare and skincare brand Carol’s Daughter has launched the #BornandMade campaign, a new female empowerment movement that celebrates the authenticity of every girl. A play off the brand’s tagline, “Born in Brooklyn. Made With Love,” the campaign honors the diversity and strength of women from all walks of …read more
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut have charged two people they say broke into a boat at a Norwalk marina to enjoy a fast food meal and take some selfies while a family of five slept on board.
Police tell The Hour the family was awoken at about 2 a.m. …read more
A recent study by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research found that African American women who lived in public housing before Hurricane Katrina had been largely ignored in the aftermath.
Research also indicated that the women were forced to move into more expensive housing, and some had to …read more
Black-ish creator Kenya Barris has been inspired to create a new series loosely based on the marriage of John Legend and his model-turned-TV host wife Chrissy Teigen.
The project, tentatively called “Ordinary People” after the popular song by the same name, will have Teigen and Legend serve as executive producers.
“It’s inspired …read more
Dr. Wayne Dyer, the self-help guru whose books and motivational speeches, helped shape the lives of millions, has died at 75.
Tiffany ‘New York’ Pollard and her mother Michelle Rothschild-Patterson, are returning to VH1 to sort out their grievances in a new series titled “VH1 Family Therapy with Dr. Jenn,” a spin-off of the popular “Couples Therapy” show.
According to the website, “‘VH1 Family Therapy with Dr. Jenn’ hopes to shed …read more
NeNe Leakes has announced that she will join E!’s “FashionPolice,” taking a seat alongside Melissa Rivers, Brad Goreski and Giuliana Rancic when the show returns today, August 31.
NeNe has served as a guest host several times on past seasons and she confirmed her permanent hosting gig on her blog in …read more
Roland Martin talks to filmmaker Keith Beauchamp about his plans for a Emmett Till movie in light of the 60th anniversary of his death.
“This is something I’ve been trying to do for 20 years. It started off as research to do a screenplay. I want to make …read more
A former Orange County, Florida, schoolteacher believes her choice in mate, music and friends is the reason she was fired from her job and has filed a lawsuit seeking justice.