I Love Black People

Health

African Boys attacked and called “Ebola”

The Ebola crisis has struck fear and panic all around the world.  There are even politicians who’d be happy to ban all fights to and from West Africa, where the virus allegedly originated.  The saddest part of …

More »

Kofi Annan says people only cared about Ebola when it left Africa

Kofi Annan is not only from the continent of Africa, he is also the former Secretary General for the United Nations.  So, you can say that he has a great deal of inside information on how things work within this …

More »

Texas hospital apologizes to family of Ebola victim

To err is human, but to confess means that you really screwed up.  Lawsuits are surely being filed after a Liberian man died from Ebola after being treated at a hospital in Texas.  Thomas Eric Duncan was the first …

More »

Ebola victim begged for a diaper before he died

by Ashley Naples Last week the nephew of an Ebola victim who died accused the Dallas hospital that treated him of racism. If the allegations are true, then the loss of Thomas Duncan is even more tragic than originally …

More »

Pastor’s AIDS confession scares church members to death

A pastor has exposed his community to an unthinkable kind of horror, and people don’t know what it means for their congregation.  Juan Demetrius-McFarland, a former pastor out of Montgomery, Alabama, has confessed to …

More »

800-Pound Man Fights for Life and Inspires Social Media

Everyone’s fitness journey has a different starting point. Some people want to lose weight to look good in clothes, some are getting ready for an upcoming event, and others may want to look and feel stronger. Larry …

More »

These 6 black men have 87 children with 50 different women

Most of the highest-rated shows for Iyanla Vanzant’s “Fix My Life” are shows about the baby mama problem in the black community.  She recently pushed this cash cow for the network even further by …

More »

Dr Umar Johnson explains why many black kids decide to be gay

Do you believe that being gay is something that people are born with, or can it be a choice?  Some have heard stories of young women who are abused as children by one of their mother’s boyfriends or by a male …

More »

#JusticeforAvaLynn Photos Go Viral and the web helps her

Disturbing images of a little girl who was attacked at her school playground go viral. In the midst of of your usual perusal of comical instagram memes, vines and videos, a frightening image of babygirl, AvaLynn most …

More »

The Difference Between Being Overweight And Obese

According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, in 2011, African Americans were 1.5 times as likely to be obese as Non- Hispanic Whites. In particular, African American women have the highest rates of …

More »