Monday, September 24, 2018

Tag: black community

NC Democrat Running for State Seat Explains...

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Bernie Sanders Struggles To Pander To Black...

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Bernie Sanders took the stage in Mississippi's capital city alongside a popular, young African-American mayor whose election he'd endorsed last...

Fox News Guest Keeps Her Cool as...

https://twitter.com/RealCandaceO/status/973958355176869889 Conservative Candance Owens appeared on Fox and Friends where she got into a heated debate with DNC Chair candidate Jehmu Greene. In an attempt to...

T.I. Lands New Gig With Houston’s Restaurant...

T.I. has lifted the boycott on Houston's restaurant after meeting with leaders of the establishment.  Last year, Houston's had several situations where Black patrons...

Trick Daddy Rallies for Black Unity While...

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bfi4cx9hczO/?hl=en&taken-by=trickdaddydollars Over the recent years with the countless racial incidents (H&M, Dove, & Etc.) that have occurred, more rappers and celebs are advocating for more...

Chadwick Boseman Drops Knowledge On Charlamagne About...

https://www.facebook.com/africanancestry/videos/615488285509861/ "Black Panther" star Chadwick Boseman stopped by "The Breakfast Club" on Valentine's Day and schooled Charlamagne Tha God on the difference between popular DNA...

O.J. Simpson’s New Movie Deal Sparks Outrage...

Donald Trump Jr.'s Wife Hospitalized: Donald Trump Jr.'s wife, Vanessa Trump was rushed to the hospital after opening a letter that contained a white powder....

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You...

Walmart suspends ties with Tavis Smiley after sexual misconduct allegations. (Source: AP) Russell Simmons agreed to take a lie detector test to prove...

This Year’s Pulitzer List Confirms What We...

Black authors are on full display on this year’s list of Pulitzer prize winners as the understanding that the only people who can write about...

Self-Care for Black People 101: Options Outside...

Living while Black. This is a term that is used to describe the reason why vast numbers of Black people face injustices and prejudices...

Could Black-Owned Businesses Benefit More from Black...

The notion that the Black community must become economically self-sufficient has been at the center of Black liberation for decades. From the Montgomery bus...

Health Group, Clergy Team Up to Fight...

Several members of clergy and the Health Promotion Action Coalition gathered for a weekly luncheon Thursday to discuss plausible solutions for alleviating health disparities found...

Swedish Company Sells Blackface Spray Tan, Irony...

Apparently white Swedish women are using spray tan to make themselves Black. As revealed by BlackGirlLongHair, when Emmaatan, the Swedish spray tan company run by Emma Patissier...

Comedian Creates New App That Splits Bill...

Yes, you read that right. EquiTable is a recently developed app that splits the bill based on gender and racial wage disparities. So the next time...

WhereU App Inspires Black Consumers to Recycle...

The WhereU app aims to build the largest directory of Black-owned businesses. Launched in celebration of Black History Month, the app is available for...

Companies Selling “Fake” Diet Pills Will Now...

    The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that it will bring criminal and civil charges against some of the marketers and creators of certain...

Black Community Comes Together to Turn ‘Food...

For almost two decades, the residents who live in a predominantly African-American Greensboro neighborhood didn't have a place to shop for food. The community...

Sleep and Your Health: Are You Getting...

      A number of studies reveal that Black Americans are not getting adequate sleep. This serious health issue has a profound impact on the overall...

The Benefits of Fiber: Why This Nutritional...

People’s fiber choices are often influenced by several factors, which can impact their overall nutritional status. These factors include the available income of families,...

Plantains: A Superfood Beneficial to Those of...

Plantains have long been a staple in African and Caribbean diets. Aside from their great flavor (which can be sweet or savory), plantains have...