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Chrisette Michele continues to catch flack due to her performance at Donald Trump’s Presidential Inauguration. After dozens of Black performers reportedly decided against performing at Trump’s inauguration, Michele decided to agree to the offer and performed at the inaugural ball. She was reportedly paid $250,000 for the 30-minute gig. Michele was blasted on social media…

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Well, it’s official. A reality star, aka Donald Trump, has been sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. On Friday, Jan. 20, millions watched in disbelief as gloom, uncertainty and an overwhelming sense of what the f—, filled the air. For the good, bad, and funny celebrity reactions to Trump’s intense inauguration,…

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On the day Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States of America, protesters hit the streets of Washington, D.C. to express their displeasure. Police in riot gear formed lines as protestors objected the election. Rocks and bottles were thrown by some as police sprayed tear gas and flash bangs. Two cars were…

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Chrisette Michele is the latest Black celebrity to receive backlash over her affiliation with President-elect Donald Trump. The singer is scheduled to perform at today’s presidential inauguration as Trump takes the oath of office. But her decision has cost her the respect and opportunity to be a part of an upcoming project with famous Black director…

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There have been too many times in modern American history were fiction has played into reality. On the TV show “Designated Survivor” the main character becomes president of the United States in the line of succession after a terrorist bombing. The premier news organization CNN recently broadcast a segment titled “Disaster could put Obama cabinet…

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As Donald J. Trump gets set to take the oath of office to become the 45th president of the United States of America, there are more than a few people who don’t believe he’s capable of leading this nation, while others have stepped up to be more than just sideline commentators. They are the change agents…

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Chrisette Michele became the latest Black celebrity to be ridiculed for accepting an invitation to perform at Donald Trump’s Presidential Inauguration. According to the President Inauguration committee, Michele agreed to the performance. It comes days after Jennifer Holliday decided to decline the offer to perform after facing severe backlash. Other Black celebrities have also been…

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Jennifer Holliday stands as a living legend who has won Grammy and Tony Awards, and was the star of the Broadway hit, “Dream Girls.” However, some believe that Holliday’s legacy could be tarnished over her possible performance at Donald Trump’s Presidential Inauguration. According to a tweet by Trump’s inauguration spokesman, Boris Epshteyn, Holliday would perform…

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The inauguration committee for Donald Trump has had a hard time getting talent to perform. News now comes that one of the 40 bands that will be performing is the Talladega College Marching Tornado. Talladega College is Alabama’s oldest historically Black college and the marching band’s impending performance is causing some controversy. Other HBCUs such as…

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Spelman College has begun a new chapter in its 135-year history when Mary Schmidt Campbell, Ph.D., was inaugurated 10th president during a formal investiture ceremony on Saturday, April 9, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. The inauguration theme of equality was interwoven into four days of inaugural events, which involved a Founders Day convocation, campus celebration,…

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Over the past several months, Dr. Cornel West has been vocal in his disapproval and outright disdain for President Barack Obama, and Dr. West’s fellow intellectuals and cultural commentators, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson and Rev. Al Sharpton. Dr. West’s criticisms were addressed yesterday by Dr. Dyson, as he spoke about the state of black intellectualism at Rev. Sharpton’s National Action Network Conference.

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Beyoncé didn’t lip-sync says expert An audio engineering expert may have just cleared the name of one of the world’s biggest stars after she was accused of lip-syncing her inauguration performance. As previously reported, Beyoncé wowed millions when she belted out a pristine version of the national anthem at President Obama’s swearing-in ceremony. Unfortunately for…

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