Seeing members of the Alpha Phi Sorority at University of New Hampshire singing about “broke niggas” had people all in their feelings. Black folks lit up the internet with everything from...
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The Vulture interview with Quincy Jones is ev.er.y.thing! I recommend you read every blessed word. Uncle Quincy is truly legendary in so many ways. He is spilling other peoples tea, in many cases...
Muhiyidin Elamin Moye, a key leader of the Charleston Black Lives Matter movement who played a role in the emergence of video in Walter Scott’s death, was shot and killed Tuesday in New Orleans. Officers found him bleeding on the ground near a mountain bike, a report stated. They followed a trail of blood over several blocks until they found a bullet fragment elsewhere on Bienville Street. Moye was taken to an area hospital, where he died later that morning. Authorities have not named any suspects or a motive in his killing.
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The predominantly Black residents of the Michigan city have been without safe water for 1,316 days.
Source: Flint Finally Has A New Permanent Water Source
Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Terry Crews made headlines in the days following the first wave of Harvey Weinstein allegations by relaying, via Twitter, the story of how a “high level Hollywood exec” grop…
Source: Terry Crews Sues Over Alleged Sexual Assault
Across America, The Resistance is in serious trouble . Somehow, an alleged serial predator of teenage girls is back on track to win a US Senate seat in Alabama. A deeply cynical tax bill sticking it to the poor is on the cusp of passing in DC.
Source: Legal Weed Is Coming to New Jersey
‘ 9th Wonder and Young Guru are currently the best tag team in Hip-Hop. Together, the production titans executive produced Rapsody’s latest release, Laila’s Wisdom . Individually, Guru’s is on the road with Jay Z this fall. Meanwhile, 9th continues his role as a professor at Duke University.
Source: Rap Radar: 9th Wonder and Young Guru Talk Raspsody + Kendrick Lamar + Hip-Hop Studies
A source told us of the FBI interest in the case, “The feds have an interest in the judge and [her] potential relationships.”
Source: FBI launches probe into judge who sent Meek Mill to jail
On July 27, 2016, 26-year-old Gemmel Moore was found in the bathroom of a West Hollywood, Calif., apartment belonging to Ed Buck. Moore was young, black and poor. Buck was 62 years old, white, wealthy and powerful.
Source: The Curious Case of the Black Male Prostitute Found Dead Inside a Wealthy Democratic Donor’s Home