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Recently, Dr Boyce Watkins spoke to the importance of fatherhood by citing several studies from The University of Pennsylvania and the Centers for Disease Control stating that having a father in the home is important...

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A lot of people are buzzing over Nick Cannon’s sudden departure from NBC. The actor recently told the company to kiss his rear end as he said that he would not allow this corporation to...

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This is one of those situations where black people are probably going to be mixed in their reaction.  According to TheRoot.com, Frank Ancona’s body was found this weekend after he went missing from his home...

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The recent attack by Dr Umar Johnson on other members of the Pan African community has led to an angry backlash from many black people across the world. This video by an elder is one...

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If you don’t think that racism is real in America, you need to see this video. Take a look at what Yarima Karama has to say about the recent shooting of an Emmett Till memorial....

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Watch this woman’s video as she explains why she believes that black people shouldn’t vote for either major candidate in the next presidential election. Take a listen to her video and give it some thought....

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Over 20 prisons in 11 states are protesting the slavery conditions of America’s criminal justice system. We know that the 13th amendment claims to have abolished slavery, but the loophole is that a person who...

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A teacher got nation-wide attention for a selfie she took in a form-fitting dress.  Some feel that she’s well within her rights to do whatever she wants, while others feel that her outfit is a...

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In this video, Dr Boyce Watkins speaks with Derrick Boazman at WAOK about the All Black National Convention.   The convention is being held in Atlanta from September 15th – 17th, and focuses on the...

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We know that the mass media has made much of the recent revelation of rape allegations against “Birth of a Nation” star and creator Nate Parker. But often, the white media has it’s own interpretation...

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