Sunday May 24th 2015

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

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’

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

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

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

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

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...