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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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Darren Wilson Escapes Indictment and the Nation is at War

Darren Wilson, the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown this past August was not indicted for what most of America believes was murder. St. Louis County prosecutor, Robert P. McCulloch ...

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Feminist Mikki Kendall Initiates #solidarityisforrapists

Writer and self-affirmed feminist, Mikki Kendall is on a mission to expose the gross negligence of the justice system as it pertains to sex offenders. Her newly minted hastag #solidarityisforrapists ...

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TMZ ‘Crack Mayor’ Marion Barry Headline Inspires Online Petition

TMZ has never been known for their consideration or sensitivity when it comes to their reportage. They have garnered a huge fan base for their ability to be comically offensive ...

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Brazil

Brazil’s President Wants Mandatory Racial Quota for Government Jobs

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Although Brazil’s population is made up of about 100 million black people, more than in any nation except Nigeria, the Afro-Brazilians are still the most underrepresented.  Brazil’s former president, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, attempted to strides when it came to providing racial equality for Afro-Brazilians,...

Black Brazilians Take to the Streets for “Revolt of the Turbans”

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Brazil’s massive demonstrations have been streaming across news outlets for the last week. Since the protests began, millions of Brazilians have taken to the streets to object to their government’s massive spending in advance of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympic games,...

Brazil Forgives Most of Africa’s $900 Million Debt

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The Brazilian government is forgiving or restructuring Africa’s almost $900 million debt in an effort to strengthen economic ties between Brazil and the African continent. Twelve countries will benefit from the decision, including Tanzania, Zambia and Congo-Brazzaville. Trade between Africa and Brazil has increased in...

Brazilian Production of ‘The Lion King’ Sought Black Actors, but Finalists Are Spray Tanned Whites

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I don’t mean to beat a Brazilian Horse, but it looks like our neighbors to the south are at it again. On the heels of an article we shared this week about Globo TV airing a show about a white woman who “becomes” black by...

Wait, What? On Brazilian TV, White Woman Goes ‘Undercover’ as a Black Woman to Fulfill Her Fantasy–Have Sex With A Black Man

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While I was poking around my favorite film blog, Shadow & Act, I ran across a story about a Brazilian TV show that ran a special end of the world episode involving a white woman “becoming” a black woman to live out her dream of...