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BET chose this man to host their hip-hop awards show?

This year, the BET Hip-Hop Awards were hosted by the rapper who is now affectionally known as “Uncle Snoop.” The show has been criticized for allowing it’s white ownership to promote content that is harmful and …

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Liberians Fight Off Nasty Stigmatization of Ebola

Reported by Ashley Naples Due to the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, it’s tough being a Liberian in America right now. Two soccer coaches were fired after an African boy was taunted about the disease during a …

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How to Get Away With Murder Recap: 9 Words, 2 Eyelashes and 1 Wig

How to Get Away With Murder’s much-touted “9 Words” teaser from last week was nearly eclipsed at the end of Thursday night’s episode by the wig drop heard the world over: the scene where Annalise Keating bared …

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Ignorant? Author writes “Black Men Don’t Like Black Women”

by Ashley Naples This person may fall under the category of being bitter.   Courtney Carter, writing for The Huffington Post, wrote an article called “Black Men Don’t Like Black Women.”  Our question …

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Experts explain how hip-hop can be used for mental illness

by Ashley Naples Remember the days when people used to say that hip-hop was just music, and that it wouldn’t affect the way that people think?  You may also remember the days when hip-hop was just a New York …

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AIDS-positive Alabama pastor who slept with congregants banned from church

A minister who confessed to having sex with church members and neglecting to tell them he had AIDS was temporarily banned from acting as pastor on Thursday. Montgomery County Circuit Judge Charles Price issued a …

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On Raven-Symoné and Erasing Black Lesbian Identity

“I don’t want to be labeled as gay … [and]I’m not African-American. I’m American.” The moment those words blared out of the TV, my Twitter timeline and Facebook newsfeed flooded with …

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Rapper Faces Charges After Beating Girlfriend Unconcious

Reported by Ashley Naples Although many people in the industry refuse to acknowledge it, there is irrefutable proof that toxic lyrics in music can affect the actions of adults and children. One can simply go to any …

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Ray J and his Ex are fighting over the dog…..seriously

Reported by Liku Zelleke Ray J and Princess Love are calling it quits. According to TMZ, the “Love & Hip Hop: Los Angeles” stars have decided to part ways after being together for less than a year. While …

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Black and Blue

When the video begins, all you hear is yelling. “It was just a cigarette! Mister, it’s just a cigarette, sir!” The video focuses, and you see a plainclothes police officer holding 17-year-old Marcel Hamer to the …

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