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Elizabeth Gerald has a story to tell. It’s not a typical story that boasts of triumph in business, but it is just as engaging. In 2015, Elizabeth’s 14-year-old daughter Marcie Gerald was brutally beaten and sexually assaulted while traveling home from school. That event thrust Marcie into a deep depression. The trauma associated with her…

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Azealia Banks set off alarm on social media when the rapper insinuated in several tweets that she is ready to end her tenure on Earth and check out. The controversial “Ice Princess” femcee, 29, who may be known more for her myriad of rap beefs than her music career, frightened her fans when she wrote…

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The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has reported that Black man in his 20s was found dead while hanging from a tree. During the early morning hours of June 10, someone called authorities after discovering a Black man hanging from a tree in Palmdale, California. The man was eventually identified as Robert Fuller. Following an…

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Many fans were not alone in their feeling that accused billionaire sex trafficker and billionaire Jeffrey Epstein’s suicide happened under extremely suspicious circumstances. Some celebs proferred bold theories as well. Most find it incredible that a man on 24-hour suicide watch could possibly take his own life if he is always being watched. And if…

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The Michigan Department of Corrections was forced to pay $860K after two corrections officers placed a wager on an inmate’s suicide. The incident occurred in 2015 when Janika Edmond, 25, was serving time at the Women’s Huron Valley Correctional Facility in Pittsfield Township, Michigan, according to MLive. Edmond had a history of mental health issues and was…

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The city of Anniston, Alabama, is still reeling from a tragic event that occurred in a quiet working-class neighborhood. On Sunday, March 31, 2019, Trenton Gordon, 23, was bringing his infant daughter home to the child’s mom. The mother had a strained relationship with the father of her child, who was a registered sex offender. She…

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Police rushed to R. Kelly‘s home on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, following a call claiming his girlfriends were attempting to carry out a “suicide pact.” Officers visited the “Ignition” hitmaker’s apartment in the Trump Tower in Chicago to carry out a welfare check after dispatchers received a report that suggested five women were about to take their…

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Burberry has joined European designer brands Gucci and Prada in not only offending the Black community but also making suicide seem to look like a cool fashion statement. Over the weekend, Burberry debuted a hoodie with a noose hanging from the neck at London Fashion Week. The design was brought to the attention of many…

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The parents of Seven Bridges, 10, called him a miracle child because of his difficult birth and medically fragile condition. Now they are burying their son after he took his own life. Tami Charles was told by doctors that she was unable to have children. But all of that changed in 2008 when Seven was born. Seven…

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According to a federal lawsuit filed this week, a Northwestern University sophomore killed herself due to the severe hazing she endured while pledging to become a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority in the fall of 2016. The suit, which was filed in U.S. District Court in Illinois, claims that Jordan Hankins killed herself in…

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The family and friends of Chicago rapper CupcakKe are rallying around her after she publicly contemplated suicide. The 21-year-old performer sounded alarm bells with her massive following when she tweeted on Monday evening, “im about to commit suicide (sic)” im about to commit suicide — Marilyn MonHOE (@CupcakKe_rapper) January 8, 2019 After several calls to emergency services,…

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“Shark Tank” star Daymond John is a famously composed and even-tempered businessman. But he was so repulsed by what he saw on the explosive “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary that he suggested the superstar singer take his own life. The clothing mogul ripped into the “12 Play” singer mercilessly, tweeting that Kelly should make amends by…

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An Alabama grandmother discovered the body of her 9-year-old granddaughter after the young student killed herself because racist bullies taunted her relentlessly. McKenzie Adams was a fourth grader at U.S. Jones Elementary School in Demopolis, Alabama, about a two-hour drive west of Birmingham and Montgomery. She was reportedly hounded by her White classmates about being Black,…

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An activist mother in St. Louis, Missouri, is calling out for justice after her son was found hanging from a tree. On October  17, 2018, Melissa McKinnies saw the body of her son Danye Jones, 24, hanging from a tree. McKinnies was a member of the grassroots organization Lost Voices that protested the death of unarmed teen…

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