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Not only have White Americans spent decades telling Black people to “get over” slavery, but they also have been vehemently against providing any reparations as penance for past atrocities committed against the country’s oppressed citizens. Until today. In Asheville, North Carolina, members of the city council unanimously voted to provide a formal apology to its…

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Despite his public proclamations that he “is drug-free” and feeling “stronger than ever” and that he’s surrounded by “so much good energy” as he heads into 2019, Kanye West is still in his feelings over fellow rap superstar Drake. ‘Ye, 41, obviously feels some kind of way about the fact that Drizzy, 32, was following…

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If we are to believe media accounts, former “Today” host Matt Lauer is a sexual predator. This is not said lightly after revelations that he gifted sex toys, made lewd comments and allegedly bent a woman over a chair for sex until she passed out. The NY Post‘s “Page Six” reports that Lauer even had…

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J. Crew is suffering from a severe backlash from urbanites over their decision to not style a Black model’s hair in one of their recent posts and, instead, left her curly hair unkempt. Needless to say, some Black women angry with J. Crew. While many were outraged, others said that if Black women want people to…

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The legacy of Blacks being lynched is perhaps one of the greatest acts of state-sponsored terrorism in the Deep South. According to the New York Times and other sources, It is estimated that between the years of 1877 and 1950 a minimum of 4,000 lynchings occurred with little to no repercussions to those who were…

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“You are defending the people who kill the lives you say matter!” -Bill Clinton Former President Bill Clinton basically echoed the false logic used to discredit the Black Lives Matter movement during his well-publicized dust-up with a young lady from Philly Coalition for REAL Justice on Thursday, April 7 in Philadelphia over presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s choice of words…

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Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has decided to enter the heated debate over reparations for the American slave trade and its aftereffects. At a recent campaign appearance at Tindley Temple United Methodist Church in Philadelphia, Sanders let the predominantly Black audience in on his feelings. Sanders is quoted as saying. “There’s nothing that anybody can do…

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Rick Snyder, the Republican governor of Michigan, is in hot water. There’s a crisis going on in Flint, Michigan, over the water infrastructure containing lead. Lead is a poison that is harmful to humans when ingested and is detrimental to the neurological development of children and fetuses, with serious long-term side effects. Since April 2014, Flint residents have been…

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