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Principal Supports Powderpuff Team in Blackface

Nothing good can come from a bunch of white girls with slathered black paint all over their faces. The image evoked all sorts of historical references that make any of ...

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Released Video Exposes Police Dishonesty in the Killing of Michael Brown

A new video released by Daily Kos proves that the Ferguson police were not accurate in their assessment of the distance between Darren Wilson’s SUV and the area where Michael ...

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Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson May Resign

Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager whose death has sparred a climate of unrest in Ferguson, MO. is contemplating leaving Ferguson PD ...

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A Rapper May Receive A Life Sentence Because He Released An Album

Brandon Duncan – who uses Tiny Doo as his stage name is a rapper whose album – No Safety might quite possibly land him in jail for life. The San Diego ...

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Unarmed Man Shot and Killed in Brooklyn By NYPD Officer

The police are not making any attempt to redeem themselves as every week presents new cases of murder and mayhem. This latest headliner is another illustration of what bad judgment and ...

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Bob Marley Will Be The Face of New Marijuana Brand

The Marley Family and a Seattle-based equity firm announced that the late singer and activist Bob Marley will be the face of the first-ever global brand of marijuana. Considering Marley’ spent ...

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Open Thread: How Do You Feel About The Israel & Gaza Conflict?

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Everyone has an opinion on the Israel and Gaza conflict that has been escalating over the past several months. Amid short lived cease fires, thousands of innocent victims have died, and continue to die on a daily basis.  Although this conflict as has been going...

First Black Miss Israel Admits ‘There Is Racism In Israel’

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Yityish “Titi” Aynaw, the nation’s first Black women to be crowned Miss Israel, says her country has a race problem. In an interview with Buzzfeed, Aynaw, who is an Ethiopian Jew, said: “I’m not ashamed to say that there is racism in Israel; it’s a...

Alice Walker Alleges Univ Of Michigan Withdrew Her Speaking Invitation Because Of Views On Israel

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Alice Walker was recently preparing to speak at  the 50th anniversary of  University of Michigan’s  Center for the Education for Women. That was until she received an email from her agent alerting her that the university rescinded their invitation.  Here’s the email Walker’s assistant received  from her agent:...

Stevie Wonder Pulls Out of fundraiser Concert for Israel Because He’s Against War – Should Other Celebs Be More Vocal?

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Stevie Wonder is one entertainer who isn’t afraid to stick to his values. The legendary musician recently announced that he is canceling his appearance at a concert that will raise funds for the organization Friends of the Israel Defense Forces. Wonder, who is a United...

Shock & Awe: Death Toll Rises As Israel Continues to Strike Gaza

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The images pouring out of the Middle East are shocking: bloody bodies, parents holding their children’s lifeless bodies, plumes of smoke engulfing cities. As the conflict between Israel and the Palestine group Hamas rages on, many are wondering if officials will be able to secure...