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Protected: America Has Failed The Latino Community But Hip Hop Has A Solution

Protected: America Has Failed The Latino Community But Hip Hop Has A Solution

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Black On Black Profiling by A Delta Airlines Employee? So Says Actor Mark Curry

Black On Black Profiling by A Delta Airlines Employee? So Says Actor Mark Curry

Actor and comedian Mark Curry was not in a pleasant mood when he touched down from his Delta airlines flight. TMZ caught up with the star of Hangin’ With Mr. Cooper and Nick at Nite’s See Dad Run as the first thing Delta Airlines asked Curry was, “Are you carrying a loaded weapon”? According to […]

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Killer Mike Says Bill ‘O Reilly Is ‘Full of Sh*t’ and ‘Stupid to Link Violence and Hip-Hop’

Killer Mike Says Bill ‘O Reilly Is ‘Full of Sh*t’ and ‘Stupid to Link Violence and Hip-Hop’

Never one to shy away from controversy, Killer Mike was on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher. The political show delved into Bill O’ Reilly’s absurd claim that the decline of Christianity is due to hip hop. In response Mike said: I like Bill O’Reilly the character but I hate how white people take him […]

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White Privilege or Naw? Gang Members Kill 9 and Over 100 Weapons Confiscated But No National Guard

White Privilege or Naw? Gang Members Kill 9 and Over 100 Weapons Confiscated But No National Guard

Thugs open fire at a Twin Peaks restaurant and kill 9 people. Over 100 illegal weapons were found and over 165 people were arrested. If only they did not have absentee fathers and cared about receiving education. They have to stop the white on white violence, they are killing each other and tearing down their […]

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#ItsBiggerThanKSU: Student at Kennesaw State Not Allowed To See His Adviser???

#ItsBiggerThanKSU: Student at Kennesaw State Not Allowed To See His Adviser???

That’s everything that led up to it . #ItsBiggerThanKSU pic.twitter.com/pQM8tyHqdW — KB (@IamKB_) May 14, 2015 Kennesaw State University “adviser” Abby Dawson is coming under scrutiny after this video went viral late last night on Twitter. After a KSU student posted a video being told campus police will be called on him if he did […]

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FUBU CEO Daymond John Named White House Ambassador of Entreprenuership

| May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
FUBU CEO Daymond John Named White House Ambassador of Entreprenuership

Daymond John, creator and founder of FUBU and an investor on the hit TV Show ‘Shark Tank’, became one of nine business founders to be named presidential ambassadors for global entrepreneurship on Monday. President Barack Obama presented the expansion of the program with a ceremony held at the White House. Each presidential ambassador agrees to develop […]

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Ja Rule Has The Answers: Endorses Hillary Clinton and Talks Baltimore

Ja Rule Has The Answers: Endorses Hillary Clinton and Talks Baltimore

All aboard the Hillary train! We already have our first rapper endorsement for the democratic nominee by Ja Rule. Fox Business had Jeffery Atkins on to discuss his new credit card company Magnises, when they would later ask his thoughts on Baltimore and of course the 2016 election. On Baltimore Uprising, Ja said, “I think […]

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Killer Mike Talks Baltimore Uprising: ‘Riots Are The Language Of The Unheard’

Killer Mike Talks Baltimore Uprising: ‘Riots Are The Language Of The Unheard’

Killer Mike wrote an op-ed to Billboard in which he detailed the media’s sensationalism of the violence in Baltimore as well as his personal thoughts on the situation. He recently was invited to the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner by Arianna Huffington and spoke on that experience as well. When I first heard I’d been […]

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Just Clueless? Stacey Dash Defends Comments About Gender Pay Equality

Just Clueless? Stacey Dash Defends Comments About Gender Pay Equality

Actress and Fox News contributor Stacey Dash, went on The Meredith Vieira Show and made some controversial remarks when the two discussed the gender pay gap. When asked about men making more money on the dollar than women Dash said, “stop making excuses”. Also that it was “the same thing as race, it’s an excuse […]

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Beyonce’ Speaks on Baltimore: ‘People Are Hurting’

Beyonce’ Speaks on Baltimore: ‘People Are Hurting’

Beyonce’ became the latest celebrity to speak out on the situation in Baltimore when she took to Instagram with this photo and caption. “People are hurting. Join us in supporting the NAACP to help in the cleanup efforts and to provide housing, food and supplies to those affected by the unrest in Baltimore” Like this:Like […]

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Cause & Effect: Do Not Paint Baltimore Rioters With A Broad Brush

Cause & Effect: Do Not Paint Baltimore Rioters With A Broad Brush

The City of Baltimore since Monday has been presented as a city in chaos. Images of violence shown on the television screens. The youth of the entire city being labeled thugs and misfits. Following the funeral of Freddie Gray, Baltimore erupted as police and protesters clashed in what became a series of riots. The narrative […]

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Rest in Power: Freddie Gray Funeral Images Revealed

Rest in Power: Freddie Gray Funeral Images Revealed

On Monday, April 27th, Freddie Gray was laid to rest. The young man’s death has been the behind the recent protests in Baltimore. The young man’s death was the result of suspicious circumstances at the hands of the Baltimore Police Department and the cops who effected his arrest. It was obvious by many that Freddy […]

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The Systematic Extermination of The Black Man in America

The Systematic Extermination of The Black Man in America

An alarming report came out of the New York Times detailing that there are 1.5 million black men missing from everyday life in the United States. Some statistics included that in New York alone there are 120,000 black men from the ages of 25-54 that are no longer around. In Chicago that number is 45,000 […]

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Real Rap: Killer Mike To Speak At MIT On Race Relations

Real Rap: Killer Mike To Speak At MIT On Race Relations

Pan Africanist Gangster Rapper, Civic Leader & Activist, direct from his twitter biography, Killer Mike will speak this coming Friday (April 24th) at Massachusetts Institute of Technology on race relations in America. This is part two of MIT’s Hip Hop Speaker Series, Young Guru spoke in March. Killer Mike will be speaking on a few […]

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Not So Common? New Jersey School Cancels Common as Commencement Speech

Not So Common? New Jersey School Cancels Common as Commencement Speech

While rapper/actor Common can get over the past with genuine ease, The State Troopers Fraternal Association Of New Jersey does not. It was announced that Common would give a Commencement speech at Kean University on Monday but by Tuesday that had all changed. Kean University spokesperson had this to say about the change in direction. […]

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Feature: The Blame Game with Kevin Gates

Feature: The Blame Game with Kevin Gates

Kevin Gates has used the medium of Instagram to create a buzz. From admitting to sleeping with his cousin to kicking a woman out of his home for not giving his dog fellatio of all things. Well over the weekend the ‘I Don’t Get Tired’ rapper talked politics. Niggas so stupid, talking ’bout a change […]

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Let’s Talk About Race Baby

Let’s Talk About Race Baby

It has been a hell of a week for rappers to talk about race. Starting off with Kanye West’s zinger of a quote that, “Racism is a dated concept.” Now we all know Kanye loves fashion but, racism is not a pair of Girbaud jeans. See now that is outdated, and it would just be […]

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Congrats! @Ludacris Honored at Georgia State Capital for Community Service

Congrats! @Ludacris Honored at Georgia State Capital for Community Service

Rapper, actor and philanthropist Chris “Ludacris” Bridges had a run in with potential presidential candidate Jeb Bush at the Georgia State Capital. While it is not quite Easy -E dripping jerri curl juice in the Oval office, it is always a big moment when politics and hip hop collide. Especially given the past history with […]

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KKK Signed Erected To Welcome President Obama to Selma

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
KKK Signed Erected To Welcome President Obama to Selma

Within view of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, a billboard honoring the founder of the Ku Klux Klan was erected just days before the arrival of President Obama. The sign invites visitors to come and see “Selma’s War Between The States Historic Sights” but it also includes pictures of the Confederate flag and […]

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The Lupe Fiasco Foundation Announces New Name Entitled “M.U.R.A.L (Magnifying Urban Realities and Affecting Lives)”

The Lupe Fiasco Foundation Announces New Name Entitled “M.U.R.A.L (Magnifying Urban Realities and Affecting Lives)”

The Lupe Fiasco Foundation has selected M.U.R.A.L. (Magnifying Urban Realities and Affecting Lives) as its new name. With the continued support of Wasalu Muhammad Jaco aka Lupe Fiasco, M.U.R.A.L. will continue to support programs inspired by the early philanthropy of Mr. Jaco and Co-founder Ayesha Jaco. The foundation will also encompass every aspect of the current program […]

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National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism Will Hold First Town Hall Meeting in Atlanta Today

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism Will Hold First Town Hall Meeting in Atlanta Today

The first of a series of town hall meetings for the National Coalition to Combat Police Terrorism is scheduled to kickoff on Monday, January 26th, at 7pm in Atlanta which a series of topics will be discussed among the organizers of the coalition and members of the community. Some of the topics that will be discussed are […]

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President Obama Does Post State of The Union Interview with 3 Youtube Stars

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
President Obama Does Post State of The Union Interview with 3 Youtube Stars

In a bid to promote his State of the Union address, President Obama did something no other US president has ever done and that was to sit down with three individuals who host their own youtube channels where each have interviewed many individuals and all have a combined following of over 13 million people. The […]

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Dr Boyce Watkins: NYPD Uses Officers’ Deaths to Bolster Its War Against Black People

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Dr Boyce Watkins: NYPD Uses Officers’ Deaths to Bolster Its War Against Black People

With the death of two NYPD police officers at the hands of an obviously mentally disturbed individual, there are those who have decided to take advantage of this tragic situation for their personal and political agenda that has no place in the moral fiber of such an awful situation. There have been calls for the […]

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Banished for Life? Stacey Dash Claims Her GOP Affiliation Caused Family to Disown Her

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Banished for Life? Stacey Dash Claims Her GOP Affiliation Caused Family to Disown Her

Words by Nadia Shakur The former Black Hollywood sex symbol turned Fox News political commentator, Stacey Dash has felt the cultural cold shoulder from the African-American community for a few years. Now apparently her family members have had enough of her Anti-African American antics and no longer speak to her at all. In a recent interview […]

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Congressional Staffers Protest Eric Garner and Mike Brown Decisions By Walking Off Job

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Congressional Staffers Protest Eric Garner and Mike Brown Decisions By Walking Off Job

Many people around the world continue to use their platform to make a statement, protesting the unjust Mike Brown and Eric Garner decisions. Today, it was Congress’s turn. Led by Senate chaplain Barry Black, Congressional staffers walked out of their jobs Thursday afternoon as a symbol of solidarity.  The powerful image rapidly circulated the web, […]

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Hammond, Indiana Police Shatter Window And Taze Unarmed Passenger [New Video Alert]

Hammond, Indiana Police Shatter Window And Taze Unarmed Passenger [New Video Alert]

Crooked police officers continue to show their true colors and their disdain for Black people as Hammond, Indiana gestapo continue with their rogue tactics. Lisa Mahone and Jamal Jones are suing the police department after  claiming video shows a routine traffic stop turning “highly aggressive” with officers shattering a car window and using a stun gun on […]

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Hip Hop and it’s Influence…What Does it All Mean?

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
Hip Hop and it’s Influence…What Does it All Mean?

Average guys wearing two chains pretending to be 2 chainz and girls wearing red hair trying to be Rihanna. When you take a look around the black community, it’s evident that hip hop has had a lot of influence on us. Women only check for men if their attire matches the attire in the latest […]

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Stupid is What Stupid Does: Loophole for Death Row Inmates

| June 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Stupid is What Stupid Does: Loophole for Death Row Inmates

Supreme Court ruled this week that states can no longer rely on a fixed I.Q. score cutoff to decide intellectual competency.  What this means is that states can no longer place a mentally challenged individual on death row just because they score over the cutoff to be considered intellectually disabled. The ruling affects approximately 30 current death row […]

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Brazil: World Cup Vs. Poverty

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Brazil: World Cup Vs. Poverty

With the World Cup just weeks away many soccer enthusiasts worldwide are pumped with excitement for this event. However, there are more far reaching issues involved with the host nation Brazil and one of those issues is poverty. Brazilians in Philadelphia are not thrilled about the exorbitant amount of taxpayer dollars being used to fund […]

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Senators Urge NFL To Take Action On Redskins’ Name

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Senators Urge NFL To Take Action On Redskins’ Name

The pressure is mounting on the NFL to take action in order to change the Washington Redskins’ name. This pressure came in the form of a letter with the request to the NFL signed by fifty members of the Senate. Those Senators feel that the NFL needs to impose sanctions on the franchise similar to […]

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