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As a society, we’ve become used to May to September relationships – just look at Madonna and her latest backing dancer; Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones and their 25-year age gap. No one bats an...

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Reported by Liku Zelleke The late poet, performer, speaker, activist, actress, writer and national hero, Maya Angelou, will be interred this week after two services – a private and a public one. While a whole...

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Where Are They Now? The Great Bo Jackson

June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Demond Davis For all my football fanatic out there I’m sure you would want to know what the best athlete to ever play sports is doing these days. I’m sure everyone is saying that’s...

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It appears that there is an urgent health situation affecting respected Black Panther H. Rap Brown, now known as Imam Jamil Al-Amin.   Rick Adams from the Institute of the Black World has sent a...

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Reported by April Taylor Yuri Kochiyama, who is perhaps most well known for cradling Malcolm X’s head during his final moments, has passed away at age 93.  The Independent is reporting that she passed away...

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Reported by Kacie Whaley This past Memorial Day weekend, the 34th annual motorcycling event known as Black Bike Week took place in the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina.  The gathering—which celebrates biking with street...

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Reported by Kacie Whaley President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Initiative (MBK) is being put on the spot by some more members of the black community.  Earlier this May, many organizations that focus on assisting black...

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In this video, Dr Boyce Watkins and Dr. Monikah Ogando discuss the life of Maya Angelou.  Angelou died recently, but left a major imprint on our society.   Angelou spoke six languages, had 30 honorary...

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Reported by Dr. Sinclair Grey III Bigotry never seems to end. As soon as we finish dealing with racial nuances from one side of the pendulum, there arises something new that catches our attention and makes...

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Reported by Krystle Crossman Leonard Galmon grew up living a life that would lead many down a very bad path. Instead, he took the little that he had and focused on that as opposed to...

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