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Amid a local, state and federal investigation into the death of unarmed and handcuffed Black male George Floyd due to a cop’s knee being pressed into his neck, four officers have been terminated. Minneapolis police chief Medaria Arradondo announced the immediate dismissal of the officers after a bystander filmed one of the cops kneeling with…

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Quirky and offbeat personalities Diamond & Silk were fired from Fox News after disseminating false information about the spread of the coronavirus. Ineitha Lynette “Diamond” Hardaway and Herneitha Rochelle “Silk” Richardson soared to national fame as arch-conservatives and staunch supporters of the current presidential administration. Diamond & Silk’s radical right-wing views catapulted them from an…

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The Chicago police superintendent has been fired just weeks before he planned to retire. According to the Chicago Tribune and CBS Chicago, Superintendent Eddie Johnson was fired by Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot after he reportedly lied to her about why he was found passed out in his parked car at a stop sign with the…

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Longtime “TMZ” personality Van Lathan has been fired, Page Six reports. Lathan was one of the more visible faces on the immensely popular tabloid-turned-TV show. Lathan, who rocketed to fame last year following his blistering rebuttal of Kanye West’s statement that slavery was “a choice,” reportedly was terminated after he allegedly threatened a co-worker. According…

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Ousted and outcast NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown has employed a scorched-earth policy during his Twitter tirades after being terminated on Friday, Sept. 22. When the New England Patriots fired Brown, 31, on Friday, that represented the third team that Brown was essentially ex-communicated from in 2019 (Oakland and Pittsburgh are the other two).  Now…

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After legendary DJ Spinderella filed a lawsuit against her equally iconic former bandmates Salt-N-Pepa and the duo fired back with harsh rhetoric at the turntable titan, a federal judge in Dallas ordered the trio to the mediation table. As rolling out reported, Diedra “Spinderella” Roper, 48, filed a lawsuit against Cheryl “Salt” James, 53, and…

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Two Louisiana police officers received the harshest administrative penalty after suggesting that Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) should be assassinated for a statement she did not make. Former officer Charlie Rispoli was immediately fired for advocating violence after responding to a fake headline from satirical website snopes.com. The website said Ocasio-Cortez stated: “We pay soldiers too…

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Millions of people use the ridesharing service Uber, and there are just as many tales about the drivers. However, one ride with an Uber driver, identified only as Timothy, has resulted in a viral video and him losing his job. Nicole Allen, of Rock Island, Illinois, uploaded a video of the driver calling her racist and demeaning…

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Major media outlet CNN has fired perhaps one of its most well-known Black commentators, Marc Lamont Hill.  On its website, an unidentified CNN spokesperson states “Marc Lamont Hill is no longer under contract with CNN.” Hill was speaking at the United Nations for as part of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of…

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Over the past year, America has been exposed to various White people spouting racist views and actions against ordinary Black folk going about their everyday lives. But racism and bigotry can be a two-way street, all of it born of ignorance and intolerance. Apparently, that was the situation when a Hispanic couple at a Burger King…

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First, Kenya Moore tried denying she was being yanked off of the most popular Bravo TV show, “Real Housewives of Atlanta.” The volatile vixen also dismissed reports of her unceremonious ouster by denouncing those outlets that accurately reported her firing as “fake news,” ala Donald Trump. Now that Moore, 47, is on the outside of RHOA (and…

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