Black Man Took a Plea Deal Even Though DNA Proved His Innocence The Alford plea offers freedom at a costly price. While it allows one the right to maintain innocence, a criminal conviction remains visible on their record and therefore, they are not eligible for compensation from the government. Leroy Harris took an Alford plea […]
The Grapevine: Do Black People Forgive Kanye West? Kanye West has been slammed in the press lately for his media appearances, declaring his support for #45, his love for #MAGA, and of course his belief that slavery was a “choice”. On this episode of The Grapevine, the cast debates whether or not Kanye is deserving […]
2018 All Black National Convention The I Buy Black Organization and the Black Business Social hosted a four day All Black National Convention- ABNC at Audenried High School Sept. 27 to 30. In its third year, the Convention included classes, panel discussions, and speeches centered on entrepreneurship, technology and wealth building strategies for the black […]
TRUTH EXPOSED: Cosby Case Corruption Covering the Cosby case since 2014, never seen one case make us lose faith in everything about the state of the country. It proves our media is corrupt, agenda-prone and devilishly dishonest. It shows that the justice system is full of opportunists, racists, grand-standers and the worst scum of the […]
Katt Williams Talks Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart and Others V-103’s Frank and Wanda In The Morning talks to Emmy-winning actor/comedian Katt Williams lit up the airwaves. He talks about Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Jerrod Carmichael and Hannibal Buress and suggests that race and colorism play roles in who Hollywood hires and why.
What Truth Sounds Like | w/ Harry Belafonte, Michael Eric Dyson and Shaun King Strand is honored to present Michael Eric Dyson in celebration of his new book, What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America. This book is a follow-up to his bestseller Tears We […]
Can LATINOS BENEFIT From WHITE PRIVILEGE? White privilege, that’s just a Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber thing right? Wrong! Kat brings insight on how some Latinos can actually benefit from white privilege and how to use our privilege for good.
Kendrick Lamar Stops White Fan Using N-Word What’s trending now on the internet is a video that has gone viral where Kendrick Lamar calls out a girl who he brought onto the stage for saying nigga in one of his songs. The Double Toasted movie review podcast discuss this situation, and reveal what they thought […]
Political Correctness an Enemy of Free Speech Debate Michael Eric Dyson Michelle Goldberg Stephen Fry Jordan Peterson Is political correctness an enemy of free speech, open debate and the free exchange of ideas? Or, by confronting head-on the dominant power relationships and social norms that exclude marginalized groups are we creating a more equitable and […]
It’s Not What Black People Do, It’s Who We Are Professor and author Michael Eric Dyson discusses the incident in which Yale University police officers were called to investigate a napping black graduate student and other similar incidents in America.
The Grapevine – Black Panther Black Panther has become one of the best selling movies of all time. With a mostly black cast, it demonstrates the power of black stars and black buying power. On this episode of The Grapevine, the panelists discuss the movie and debate who’s the real hero.
Segun Oduolowu On Starbucks: Where do we go from here? CNNi host John Vause and social commentator Segun Oduolowu discuss race in America following the arrest of two black men inside a Philadelphia Starbucks.
W. Kamau Bell: This isn’t a Starbucks issue, this is an America issue Host of “United Shades of America” W. Kamau Bell talks to CNN’s Don Lemon about recent arrests at a Philadelphia Starbucks and his personal experience being asked to leave a coffee shop in 2015 for being accused of harassing his wife.
Killer Mike Joins Joy Reid Talks Starbucks, and NRA Supports Black Gun Owners Killer Mike joins Joy Reid after Joy’s response to the rapper and activist’s comments on her Instagram account went viral. They discuss black gun ownership, the two black men who were arrested while waiting in Starbucks, and whether the NRA supports black […]
Prof. Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. – “Racism is a Congenital Disease” 2017 interview with Princeton University professor Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. In discussing his book, Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul, he posits that we live in a country founded on a “value gap”—with white lives valued more than others—that still […]
South African President takes land from Whites and returns it to Blacks Newly elected President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, has said he has plans for his government to take control of white-owned land in South Africa. This is a similar move to what former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe did under the land […]
RolandSMartin.com EXCLUSIVE: Accused @HowardU embezzler Tyrone Hankerson Jr. speaks Alleged Howard Univ. embezzler Tyrone Hankerson Jr. told Roland Martin in an exclusive interview: “I have not taken or embezzled $429,000 from Howard University — that is absolutely false.” When asked where the allegations are coming from, Hankerson said, “This story was intended to be about Dr. […]
Killer Mike Talks Gun Control: Less Freedom For Blacks? NRATV talks with Grammy-winning rapper, producer and activist Killer Mike about the diversity of opinions that exist around the issue of individual freedom in America.
THE GRAPEVINE: THE SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE Education has been a hot button topic especially since 45 and Betsy DeVos have taken office. On this episode, the panelists come together to discuss the state of inner city schools and the realities of the school to prison pipeline.
Why are some African-Americans moving to Africa In recent years, thousands of African-Americans have made the decision to “return home” to the African continent. But why? Many say they want to escape the racial pressure pot of the United States, while some want to connect to the land of their ancestors. For others, countries like […]
Showrunner Lena Waithe Talks Emmy Wins and Black Power in Hollywood With Snoop Dogg | GGN In America’s constantly changing cultural landscape, Lena Waithe has already established herself as the cream of the crop. From her start as a writer on the detective drama Bones to her more personal acting in Netflix’s Master of […]
QUENTIN TARANTINO DEFENDS ROMAN POLANSKI IN RESURFACED INTERVIEW What’s trending now today on the internet news sites all over the web is an audio clip of a resurfaced interview of Quentin Tarantino’s thoughts on the rape of a 13-year-old girl, and how he feels that it wasn’t rape. You may be wondering how in the […]
DL Hughley TRUMP TO MAKE AMERICA WHITE AGAIN Comedian and Radio Host D.L. Hughley talks about the President’s agenda to make America White again. #Staywoke Brazil and other Latin countries implemented blanqueamiento a social, political, and economic practice used to “improve the race” towards a supposed ideal of Whiteness. Haiti is the only non-White country in […]
Black Panther on BlackTree: Director Ryan Coogler—Exclusive Interview Marvel Studios presents “Black Panther,” the story of T’Challa, a young African prince who takes on the mantle of King and Super Hero, and the centuries’ old legacy that comes with it. Marvel Studios president and “Black Panther” producer Kevin Feige says, “The diversity in the Marvel […]
Jay-Z Opens About His Marriage With Beyonce Hip-hop star Jay-Z talked candidly about his determination to save his marriage with singer Beyoncé, telling CNN’s Van Jones that the couple had chosen to “fight for our love.”