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{VIDEO} MSNBC Anchor Says N***ERS (or NAKERS?) When Addressing The Death Of Kobe Bryant!

— ADVERTISEMENT — First of before we start, RIP Kobe, this is a sad loss of so much more than just a basketball player. This legend did more off the field than he did on and his death is a huge loss, especially for our youth who looked up to him so much. “He was …

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“Never cut your locks Deandre Arnold” – Texans’ DeAndre Hopkins supports for student suspended over locks

We shouldn’t be having this tussle, not in 2020 where institutions should not be discriminating over what is part of our culture. Locks are part of our culture and asking them to be taken away is discrimination plain and simple. Houston Texans’ star DeAndre Hopkins thinks so too and he recently showed his support for …

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Spike Lee has been named the first Black head of the Cannes Film Festival jury

This is amazing news and we must say a long time coming. One of the best directors currently alive and certainly a vibrant personality many wonder why this had not already happened, Spike is a perfect head for the jury at Cannes. As well as being the first Spike to head the jury, he is …

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Titans Linebacker Derrick Morgan Launches $200 Million Opportunity Zone Fund After NFL Retirement

Tennessee Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan announced his retirement at 15th July, at 30 it seems like a sensible choice and he said, to Forbes, of the decision “I’m at a time where, physically and mentally, it doesn’t make a lot of sense to continue,” But that does not mean he is kicking back, h is …

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We Bet You Can’t Wait For Nas’ ‘I Know I Can” Kids Books To Come Either?

Nas “Nasir” Jones is so many things, self-educated, streetwise, a master businessman who may well be on his way to being a billionaire. He is definitely a show of how far you can come with your mind in the right space and a bit of determination. And THIS is exactly why he should be writing …

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To The Memory of John Singleton

To a man who single-handedly took on racial stereotypes waged against all Black “boyz in the ‘hood,” structured an idea about what it means to kill one another and to ‘man up’ and become a REAL Black man in America (“Baby Boy”), who gave the world a glance at what it looks like to have …

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Grammy- Nominated Rapper Nipsey Hussle Murdered in L.A.

At around 3:25 p.m. local time, Los Angeles Police Department officers responded to a shooting call at Hussle’s “The Marathon Store”, according to LAPD Lt. Chris Ramirez. When they arrived at the scene, they found three people “suffering from gunshot wounds.” Hussle, age 33, was transported to a hospital in order to be pronounced dead …

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Michelle Obama’s Oprahesque Relationship with the Black Community

Let’s be clear: Michelle Obama does what she does because it’s necessary to her own survival. It’s more of a case of Oprahism than it is racism. Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright, all respect due to the ancestor, kind of threw himself under a ‘bus’ -to coin a phrase. He was unable to hold his ego …

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WORD: Jay-Z and Meek Mill announce $50 million criminal justice reform organization and Van Jones is heading it!

It is not exactly a secret that there needs to be criminal justice reform and literally 100s of grassroots organizations work on this needed interest! So, a few big names throwing their hats in the ring (and money too) is a GREATLY welcomed thing, especially when the aim is to help and lift up those …

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YES!! Eddie Murphy Returning for Coming To America 2, Penned by ‘Black-ish’ Creator

Coming to America may well be the most beloved movie in the Black American community and FINALLY, there is confirmation that the long-awaited sequel is coming! Eddie will be back, as we all John Amos, James Earl Jones and most of the original cast! And to make things even more awesome Black-ish creator Kenya Barris …

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