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NewsOne reported Tuesday that the Supreme Court decided 6-2 to support a ban on affirmative action in Michigan. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:38:53 +0000
After disturbing a quiet neighborhood in Detroit for months, a group of squatters were evicted out of the home they occupied. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:08:50 +0000
Former pro-boxer Kassim Ouma (pictured) was arrested by police and taken to a Los Angeles jail last Friday on battery charges for allegedly giving a man… View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:56:49 +0000
Constance Malcolm (pictured), the mother of Ramarley Graham (pictured below), is begging for the U.S. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:18:30 +0000
From heart attacks to cancer to diabetes, proven studies about the health benefits of wine are some of the most happily-received pieces of health news… View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:28:02 +0000
The banter over Mimi Faust (pictured left) and Nikko Smith‘s sex tape has died down a bit, but when Steve Harvey (pictured) took to the… View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:42:34 +0000
Actress Lupita Nyong’o (pictured) is certainly living proof of the popular phrase “Black is beautiful”! View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:36:42 +0000
Sonia Sotomayor Delivers Blistering Dissent Against Affirmative Action Ban The Supreme Court upheld Michigan’s ban on affirmative action Tuesday, but not without a blistering dissent… View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:59:35 +0000
I work in the media and I write about race. It's a lethal combination that leaves me open to unsolicited feedback and criticism and, sometimes, racist attacks. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:33:36 +0000
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) speculated that the Republican Party may be exaggerating the extent of voter fraud, as more GOP-controlled states pass new voter identification laws to combat what the party claims is a widespread problem. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:20:46 +0000
There's no reason you should ever refer to something as "gay," and a campaign called "You Don't Say" at Duke University is reminding students with a photo campaign. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:41:15 +0000
Pharrell Williams released the music video for "Marilyn Monroe," the opening track to his new album "G I R L." With help from the video, it may help to get "Happy" out of your head for good. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:39:59 +0000
"I'm goin' in and I'mma go hard" on you, Drake. What in the world were you thinking when you pulled out a lint roller while sitting courtside during Game 2 between the Raptors and Nets on Tuesday night, and then proceeded to roll away at your black pants? View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:10:07 +0000
We don't often acknowledge it, but I believe that most men possess some measure of discomfort with the cultural climate around sexual violence. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:07:10 +0000
Rapper/singer Angel Haze wrote a column for Noisey discussing sexuality, and hip-hop's long-standing homophobia problem. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:55:31 +0000
THIS is the answer to all the violence that plagues America??? Georgia Governor Nathan Deal Signs Safe Carry Protection Act Via HuffingtonPost Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal (R) signed a sweeping gun rights bill on Wednesday. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:53:00 +0000
Comedian Affion Crockett talks about his favorite projects and what’s next for him. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:49:06 +0000
The troubles that plague the Chicago law enforcement sector are seemingly a statewide issue as five suburban Illinois cops were caught lying on a man they pulled over with a pound of weed…Continue View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:21:45 +0000
Karrueche Does Bikini Photo Shoot For The Hundreds Magazine Chris Brown’s long-time lady love Karrueche has been keeping pretty busy as he continues his battle with the courts and she’s now taken her talents over to “The Hundreds” magazin View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:15:33 +0000
Last night (April 23) in New York City, REVOLT held its first annual Upfront presentation at the Marquee nightclub. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:10:26 +0000
Boots Featuring Beyonce – “Dreams” Beyonce is wasting no time getting back to work after taking a super-short hiatus (if you blinked, you missed it) following the end of her” I Am Mrs. Carter” world tour back in January. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:02:25 +0000
Zoe Saldana steps into the role of Rosemary in the NBC remake of the classic film and best-selling suspense novel, Rosemary's Baby. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:15:11 +0000
ESSENCE Festival alums Gary Clark Jr. and Alice Smith meander down a bluesy path on Clark's latest single, "Please Come Home."The laid back track is a remake of the Grammy-winning song originally recorded by Clark for his debut album, Blak and Blu, in 2012. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:45:10 +0000
With Kim Burrell, Erica Campbell, Sebastian Mikael, and Sevyn having pitched us who they would like to tribute at the festival this year in the bag, we continue our Dream Team pitches with Elle Varner."It's between Chaka [Khan], Diana Ross and Tina Turner. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:22:33 +0000
Lupita Nyong'o has been named People Magazine's Most Beautiful Person and we couldn't agree more. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:35:14 +0000
See what we're chatting about over hot coffee this morning:The Real Housewives of Atlanta reunion show part one has shattered reunion show ratings with 4.13 million views on Sunday night. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:31:35 +0000
The 2014 ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood honoree and Oscar winner covers the legendary Most Beautiful issue of PEOPLE. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:00:04 +0000
TLC is known for their bold socially-conscious music, wild fashion choices and too-cool-for-school dance moves, but what happens when a fan tries to give Chilli a run for her money? View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:05:24 +0000
Attention music nerds: Questlove is now a music columnist. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:37:58 +0000