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Meet the Second Woman to Design a Jordan Sneaker

Aleali May isn't the first, but she certainly is still a history maker

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Meet the Second Woman to Design a Jordan Sneaker

News & Views / By Zahara Hill

A 6th Grade Teacher Used Lyrics from Notoriously Foul Rapper Kodak Black for a Homework Assignment

Love & Sex / By Shantell E. Jamison

Held Hostage by Love Part 1: ‘But We Have History’

On this day

...1950

On this day in 1950, Dr. Ralph Johnson Bunche becomes first Black Nobel Peace Prize winner.

Pascal Mahvi

News & Views

Surprise, Surprise: This Man Is The Real Life Welfare Queen

BY Zahara Hill

A 2016 investigation by WKYC led to the raiding of Mahvi's home last September. [read more]

Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico

News & Views

Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico

BY Shantell E. Jamison

The havoc Hurricane Maria wreaked on Puerto Rico was painfully apparent as rescuers, officials and residents of the small U.S. island wandered through daybreak... [read more]

Jesse Williams & Estranged Wife Ordered to Communicate Only Through App

Entertainment & Culture

Jesse Williams & Estranged Wife Ordered to Communicate Only Through App

by Jessica Bennett

Anyone hoping Jesse Williams and real estate broker Aryn Drake-Lee, his estranged wife,  could work out their differences and reunite should probably let go... [read more]

Jacksonville Nurses Fired After Making Black Newborns Rap, Dance

News & Views

Jacksonville Nurses Fired After Making Black Newborns Rap, Dance

by Shantell E. Jamison

Two Jacksonville, Fla. nurses have been relieved of their duties after video footage of them making an newborn baby “dance” to rap music. The... [read more]

Jordan Peele

Entertainment & Culture

Jordan Peele Producing Nazi-Hunting Series ‘The Hunt’

BY Jessica Bennett

Get Out was undoubtedly a blockbuster, with its creator, Jordan Peele, cleverly confronting race in a way we’d never seen on the big screen.... [read more]

teyana taylor

Entertainment & Culture

Teyana Taylor and Blair Underwood to Star in New Netflix Movie ‘The After Party’

BY Jessica Bennett

Veteran actor Blair Underwood and “Fade” muse Teyana Taylor are set to star in the Netflix film The After Party, a coming-of-age comedy sure to... [read more]

Mystikal Indicted In First Degree Rape & Kidnapping Case

Entertainment & Culture

Mystikal Indicted In First Degree Rape & Kidnapping Case

by Jessica Bennett

A grand jury has indicted Michael Lawrence Tyler, better known as Mystikal, on one count each of first-degree rape and second-degree kidnapping. His bond... [read more]

Brandon Marshall

Wellness & Empowerment

Brandon Marshall and How He is Tackling the Stigma Surrounding Mental Illness

by Shantell E. Jamison

NFL wide receiver Brandon Marshall hopes to remove the stigma surrounding mental illness by coming forward with his own personal struggles. In 2011, the... [read more]

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