‘Kanye Western’ Frat Party at UCLA Causes Protests


By:  Robert C. Bess Sr. Apparently, there is trouble at UCLA as students are protesting Sigma Phi Epsilon and Alpha Phi Sorority for arriving at a “Kanye Western” themed gathering in blackface.  The timing of this issue could not have been any worse considering the activities scheduled for the campus’ Black Bruin Welcome Week, a week dedicated to welcoming African ...

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OJ Simpson Threatened to Commit Suicide in Kim Kardashian’s Childhood Bedroom Hours Before Famous Car Chase


By: Eric Ndoria New startling revelations involving former NFL star, OJ Simpson, have emerged regarding the events that led up to the famous car chase that was broadcasted all over the world. I has been 20 years since the ex-NFL player became infamous for reasons other than his exploits on the football field. ABC News’ “20/20” released a special report detailing ...

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WATCH: MTV Documentary “White People” Full Of White People Crying Over White Privilege

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April V. Taylor The new MTV documentary “White People,” directed by Pulitzer Prize-winning executive director Jose Antonio Vargas, claims to ask some “very uncomfortable” questions about white privilege and white frustration. In what many people are calling a cryfest of white tears, the documentary highlights the perceived struggle that White teens and young adults face in coming to terms with ...

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VIDEO: Man Rips Confederate Flag Off Of Semi In Moving Traffic

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  April V. Taylor In a video uploaded by Instagram user belladreamhair, a motorist who was sitting in slow moving traffic decided to venture out onto the busy freeway to remove a confederate flag from a truck that was traveling in front of him. The video of the man ripping the flag off of the semi went viral on Tumblr ...

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Experts Claim Hookup Dating Apps ‘Are Causing Syphilis, Gonorrhea And HIV’ Cases To Soar

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April V. Taylor Hookup dating apps such as Tinder and Grindr have made it extremely simple and easy for men and women to find someone to find a person to casually hookup with, making it almost as easy as checking email. A new study is being used to blame a recent rise in STD infection rates on these hookup dating ...

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Oprah Calls Selma Actor David Oyelowo “One Of The Dearest People In My Life”

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April V. Taylor According to the New York Daily News, Oprah Winfrey reports that she is upset that actor David Oyelowo lost out on the best actor award at the Spirit Awards and that “Selma” got snubbed by the Oscars, only earning a nod for Best Picture, but she says that there is a silver lining to being involved in ...

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Should Little Girls Be Twerking With a Grown Man Giving Instructions?

The culture of New Orleans has two faces. One is an elegant blend of french and southern style living. Where you can find amazing food and there’s always a Beignet, Daiquiri and a good celebration. But then there is the not-so-favorable side of the culture of black New Orleans, which is very different from the branded “New Orleans” experience that ...

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NBC’s Brian Williams Apologizes for Ignoring Arsenio Hall

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Arsenio Hall is one of only a handful of late night talk show hosts to have had a successful career that spans decades. Hall’s stint as a popular talk show host began in the 1990’s, but Hall chose to leave the stage, only to recently return to late night. With that much success under his belt, one would think that ...

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Malcolm X Died at the Hands of Black People, Now Rappers Want to Murder his Reputation Too

by Dr. Boyce Watkins My good friend Etan Thomas sent me a picture of the latest album cover released by the rapper Nicki Minaj.  The cover of the album, called “Lookin Ass N*gga,” made me turn my head to the side, trying to figure out why Minaj would do something so ridiculous.  What I actually saw in the album cover ...

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Andre 3000’s Father Dies of an Apparent Heart Attack

Rapper Andre 3000 has had a very difficult year.  In the midst of his efforts to make a comeback to the music industry, he is finding that tragedy continuously strikes his family.  Andre (whose real name is Andre Benjamin) found out that his father, Lawrence Walker, died of an apparent heart attack.  He was out chopping wood when the incident ...

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