PrimaryMid1 This and That

Family says man beaten, shot over mixed-race grandchildren

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and…

People Thought Mo. Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson Was a Gang Member

Also, some people are stupid.  Missouri Highway Patrol Capt. Ron Johnson took the helm last…

First Look: Nick Cannon in VH1’s ‘Drumline’ sequel

VH1 has released a first look at the highly anticipated originalmovie, Drumline: A New Beat. The…

Alabama college student kicked out of sorority after racist Snapchat message

A University of Alabama student was kicked out of her sorority after she Snapchatted friends…

John Oliver Talks Ferguson Violence & Militarized Police: ‘This Whole Story Is Depressingly Familiar’

On the final “Last Week Tonight” of August, John Oliver dove into what sadly has…

Militarized Police and the Threat to Democracy

As a former big city mayor of a racially diverse city, Cleveland, Ohio, I can…

Teens Create ‘Five-O’ App To Help Document Police Brutality

Meet the teens who are taking on police brutality with a little digital innovation. Inspired…

An Uneasy Weekend in Ferguson

Social media captures how the city has vacillated wildly between spates of violence and an…

Does Ferguson Story Resonate Among Asian-American Journalists?

It appeared to be “business as usual” at the Asian American Journalists convention in Washington,…

One shot seven arrested overnight in Ferguson, MO

Gunshots and tear gas were fired overnight in the St. Louis suburb gripped by protests…

Ne-Yo’s ex, Monyetta Shaw, to star in new reality show ‘Atlanta Exes’

ATLANTA – Ne-Yo’s ex-fiancé is making her debut on a brand new reality show that premieres…

NEWS ALERT: State of emergency, curfew declared for Ferguson, MO

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency Saturday and…

Affirmative Action: Time to flip the narrative

Aresilient four-minute cartoon depicting the historic obstacles blacks overcome through Affirmative Action is once again…

The trial of Mike Brown

Last week, I wrote about what I call the “color of life.” Specifically, I explored…

Photos of Stillborn Baby Comfort Parents, Touch Facebook Community

A California mother and father have chosen to share their intense grief over the loss…

PrimaryMid2
PrimaryRight1
PrimaryRight2

Games and Stuff

PrimaryBottomAd

New Clap on bra used to help women with disabilities

I never believed that technology would go has far as making electrical clothing. But it has. Tech savvy designer Randy Sarafan was inspired by the hi-tech bras found in Syrian bazaars and decided to take a stab at the industry of making removable clothing (with literally a clap of your hands). The San Francisco native…

Family says man beaten, shot over mixed-race grandchildren

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a “hate crime.” This is a WLBT news exclusive. Craig Wilson’s sister says…

Damon Dash makes one of the most powerful black wealth speeches you’ll ever hear in your life

Reported by April Taylor Damon Dash, an entrepreneur who is well known for being Jay-Z’s former business partner at Roc-a-Fella Records and also dating R&B singer Aaliyah until her death in 2001, explicitly discusses the dysfunction of Black businesses, Black culture, and brand expert Steve Stoute in a recent interview with Hip Hop Motivation. In the…

Family says man beaten, shot over mixed-race grandchildren

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a “hate crime.” This is a WLBT news exclusive. Craig Wilson’s sister says…

New Clap on bra used to help women with disabilities

I never believed that technology would go has far as making electrical clothing. But it has. Tech savvy designer Randy Sarafan was inspired by the hi-tech bras found in Syrian bazaars and decided to take a stab at the industry of making removable clothing (with literally a clap of your hands). The San Francisco native…

Money Makers

SecondaryTopLeft

Damon Dash makes one of the most powerful black wealth speeches you’ll ever hear in your life

Reported by April Taylor Damon Dash, an entrepreneur who is well known for being Jay-Z’s former business partner at Roc-a-Fella Records and also dating R&B singer Aaliyah until her death in 2001, explicitly discusses the dysfunction of Black businesses, Black…

SecondaryTopRight

Dr. Randal Pinkett Is Helping People Learn How To Build Their Own Businesses

By April Taylor Dr. Randal Pinkett was the first African American winner of Donald Trump’s…

Pebbles sues Viacom for $45 Million over the TLC Movie

You probably saw this coming.  The singer Pebbles, whose real name is Perri Reed, is…

This 101-year old man gives the best financial advice you’ve ever heard

This man (Fountain Hughes) is a 101-year old former slave who gives some of the…

Industry

SecondaryBotLeft

A Private Prison Is So Bad That It’s Called “Gladiator School”

By Dr. Sinclair Grey III Prison is supposed to be about reform but it goes…

Good News For Felons Who Want A Better Job

By Lechette Walker Criminal background check questions normally discourage convicted felonies from filling out job…

Power of the Tweet: Twitter Tries to Change One Rule and their Users Go Bananas

by Greg B. Thursday evening Twitter saw the power of social networking. Late Thursday Twitter…

SecondaryBotRight

The creator of “Good Times” is back with a vengeance after being blackballed by Hollywood

Reported by April Taylor Eric Monte’s story is one of betrayal, hope, and, with your help, redemption. Monte is a living legend for his role in creating the first successful show with a black cast since “Amos and Andy.” Prior…

BottomSidebar1

The Mobile Life

BottomSidebar2