A quack journalist for Tech Crunch Magazine (he also happens to be the founder, Michael Harrington), in an interview with CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, actually had the audacity to say that there are no black entrepreneurs. You can see Soledad’s eyes fall ...
Posted Monday, October 31st 2011 at 10:37AM
After outlawing special last-meal requests for prisoners on death row, the Texas prison system has now gone one better: They're outlawing meals, period, for everyone.
Since April, the New York Times reports, inmates have not been provided lunches ...
Posted Friday, October 21st 2011 at 3:49PM
by Dr. Boyce Watkins, Your Black World.
The legal problems continue to mount for Bishop Eddie Long. In addition to the sexual misconduct case that has been featured in the media, there is another situation in which Long is accused of conspiring w ...
Posted Friday, October 21st 2011 at 3:41PM
I won't go as far as saying he is a racist, but close to it. I will say he comes across as a black man totally ignorant to the black man's plight. Maybe he's searching for sensationalism or exceptance or maybe he's just a GOP puppet. I haven't quite ...
Posted Friday, October 14th 2011 at 12:49PM
Here is an article about how one man’s money flipped an entire state’s legislature from one party to another.
Conservative multimillionaire has taken control in North Carolina, one of 2012’s top democratic battlegrounds.
by Jane Mayer October 10, ...
Posted Thursday, October 13th 2011 at 10:43AM
Like Malik in the video says we have to educate ourselves economically. There are lots of things about our economy that I do not understand and would like some more information about. Why are the Fortune 500 companies sitting on hundreds of billion ...
Posted Thursday, October 13th 2011 at 10:38AM
By: Kirsten West Savali, Your Black World
Remember that old saying that “if you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all”? Well, go ahead and add, “unless you’re on the internet.”
Website, Reddit, known for the border-line of ...
Posted Thursday, September 29th 2011 at 12:08PM
When President Barack Obama told the Black community to “stop complainin’” and “take off their bedroom slippers and put on their marching shoes,” some supporters really took his words to heart.
Najee Ali, Director of Project Islamic HOPE, has deci ...
Posted Thursday, September 29th 2011 at 11:24AM
I found this post and thought it was simply beautiful and spiritual and thought I would share, because you most definitely see if shown on the news networks or if you do, they will put their own spin on it calling it something that its not. ...
Posted Wednesday, September 7th 2011 at 11:21AM
The national unemployment rate is high at about 8.9%, but the Labor Dept reports that Black unemployment is almost double that at 16.7% - the highest in 27 years. As a result, the owners of BlackJobs.com are stepping up their efforts to alert African ...
Posted Monday, September 5th 2011 at 5:03PM
This is a great video and the sister is making a great point. It should be heard by the masses, not just blacks but everyone in general. Blacks need to let people know, we are human and will not be disrespected. We have rights and will stand up for t ...
Posted Thursday, August 25th 2011 at 1:01PM
Nick Ashford, who with his wife Valerie Simpson wrote some of Motown's most powerful love duets, died Monday in a New York hospital.
He was 69 and had been undergoing radiation treatments for throat cancer.
Ashford and Simpson wrote Motown's tw ...
Posted Tuesday, August 23rd 2011 at 9:31AM
I read the article by Dr. Melissa Harris Perry and she stated something so profound it shook me to my core:
“If a man is offered a piece of stale bread for dinner, he’s probably not going to want to eat it. If you were to then say, well, “stale br ...
Posted Friday, August 19th 2011 at 3:25PM
Maxine Waters places the blame squarely on the president. Do you concur, or do you think she's not doing her job and is using the president as scape goat? ...
Posted Thursday, August 18th 2011 at 1:16PM
“A white powdery substance” was found to be on the body of 42-year old megachurch pastor, Zachery Tims, who was found dead in his hotel room in Times Square this week. Law enforcement officials have confirmed the substance to be drugs, but are still ...
Posted Wednesday, August 17th 2011 at 9:43AM
This topic is very interesting. I would like to get your take on this topic.
Do you believe Tavis Smiley & Cornel West are Uncle Toms and doing this tour for personal gains and hatred for our President? ...
Posted Monday, August 15th 2011 at 8:12AM
Many are wondering if this issue is being taken too lightly. On Tuesday, a federal appeals court overturned the conviction of a man who posted internet messages threatening Barack Obama during his 2008 presidential campaign.
Posted Friday, July 22nd 2011 at 9:10AM
Was it self-defense or an act of unnecessary violence? That’s the question many are asking in a case involving an Oklahoma pharmacist. Fifty-nine-year-old Jerome Ersland has been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole for first-d ...
Posted Wednesday, July 13th 2011 at 11:45AM
This post is being discussed on another network from our sister Anna Renee and I wanted to share it with you and get any feedback you may have. Here It Is:
Before you stone me for even asking the question, bear with me briefly.
Did we as black ...
Posted Tuesday, July 12th 2011 at 8:56AM
Chase issues apology for unfounded suspicions over its own cashier's check
For 28-year-old Ikenna Njoku, what should have been the simple act of cashing a check turned into four days in jail and the loss of his car and job.
A year ago Njoku, a c ...
Posted Friday, July 8th 2011 at 6:21PM
Quick Note to all the Dads, Step-Fathers and Step-Ins:
Thanks for stepping up to the plate and being great dads. You are truly amazing, awesome and so appreciated. May this coming "Father's Day" be a blessed reunion with you and yours. God Bless an ...
Posted Friday, June 17th 2011 at 10:02AM