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Black British Radio Station Scrubs Jay Z’s Verse on ‘Drunk In Love,’ Says It Promotes Domestic Violence

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Looks like not everyone wants to eat the cake. Popular British internet radio station Bang Radio is taking a stand against Jay Z’s Ike Turner reference on Beyoncé’s hit “Drunk In Love.” The song, which features the husband-wife duo singing about being, well, drunk and...

Ugandan President Bans Controversial Anti-Gay Bill, Calls Gays ‘Abnormal People’

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Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni recently spoke out against his country’s controversial anti-homosexuality law that mandates life imprisonment for homosexual acts and those who do not report gay citizens. In a sprawling eight-page letter which also discussed East Africa’s fight for independence and solidarity, President Museveni admitted...

Mood Boosters

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Sometimes life gets overwhelming and you find yourself in a bit of a slump.  When you get into those moments, try out some of these simple yet awesome mood boosters:

V.O.T.D: The Family That Stays Fits Together

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CNN’s Kelly Wallace talks with an African-American family of five about staying healthy and active — and avoiding a ‘total meltdown in the dressing room.’

Black Fatherhood Myth: Report Finds Black Dads Just as Involved in Childrearing as Other Races

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Black fathers have long since been derided in the media as missing-in-action, disinterested, or deadbeats who traipse around impregnating women then leaving them to care for the child alone. But a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that African-American...

Fruitvale Station and White Validation

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Like many other Blacks watching Sunday’s Golden Globes, I grimaced as award after award went to one white actor after another until the very end — when 12 Years A Slave would go on to collect honors for Best Motion Picture, Drama. It was as...