Video Footage Shows The Shooting of Another Innocent Victim: Darrien Hunt

Video Footage Shows The Shooting of Another Innocent Victim: Darrien Hunt

As the nation mourns the injustice surrounding the shooting death of Michael Brown, another young black man’s murder recently suffered a similar fate. 22-year-old Darrien Hunt was shot in the back ...

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Marissa Alexander Accepts Plea Deal

Marissa Alexander the woman who received 20 years in prison for firing what was apparently a warning shot at her husband has been offered a plea deal which she accepted. ...

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Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Requests Refund From Bridal Store

Amber Vinson, became famous for contracting Ebola while treating Thomas Eric Duncan who will forever be known as the first patient to die of the virus in the United States. Thankfully, ...

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Darren Wilson Tells ABC News That His 'Conscience is Clean'

Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed Michael Brown, sat down with ABC News’s George Stephanopoulos on Tuesday, and admitted that his “conscience is clean” when he faces the realization ...

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Bill Cosby Allegedly Betrayed His Daughter to Evade Sex Scandal

According to Page Six, Bill Cosby is even scummier than we could have ever imagined despite all the crazy allegations coming to light. A source divulged disturbing details about the comedian’s ...

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Halle Berry Takes Gabriel Aubry Back To Court For Trying To Make Daughter “White”

Halle Berry and her baby daddy are at it again. After challenging Gabriel Aubry over the compensation he was receiving from her a few weeks ago, she is now claiming ...

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Black History Month

Open Thread: The Black Panther Party: Were Your Parents On The Other Side Of The Civil Rights Movement?

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In  1966, on the heels of the U.S. Congress passing a civil rights act that outlawed racial segregation in public facilities and the start of the Vietnam War, two men from Oakland, California weren’t satisfied with the results of the Civil Rights Movement and took matters into their...

Jeopardy Contestants Celebrate Black History Month By Avoiding Questions on Black History

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During Monday night’s Jeopardy broadcast, the first Semifinal match of the college tournament, the competitors made quick work of all of the board’s categories except one. The participants—Whitney Thompson, a junior at the University of Oklahoma; Tucker Pope, a junior at Texas A&M University; and Laurie...

It’s Black History Month & Here Are 10 Interesting Ways to Mark the Occasion

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It’s 2014 and Black History Month has officially arrived. A brainchild of Carter G. Woodson, what began as Negro History week has grown into the month long celebration we’re all familiar with. Yes, it’s the shortest month of the year, but according to the Association...

Students Barred From Writing About ‘Bad’ Malcolm X

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Teachers at a school in Queens, New York are coming under fire after parents found out  their children weren’t allowed to write about Malcolm X for Black History Month. Teachers at Public School 201 told fourth-graders last week that the controversial activist was “violent” and “bad.” According...

Did You Know More Black Women Are Enrolled in College Than Ever Before? Watch This!

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To honor Black History Month, filmmaker Janks Morton teamed up with the folks over at Black and Married With Kids to dispel some of the myths that continue to plague Black America. In the first episode of the Truths You Won’t Believe, Morton broke down the...