50 Shades Of Black

Our Black Is Beautiful Two women of color, both very talented actresses and models ranging from light to dark and are both equally beautiful. The “Paper Bag” Test, “skillet,” “tar-baby,” “light -bright,” what do all of these words have in common. They are all derogatory terms once used to describe women and men of color. Stripped of our afro-centric culture

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Rhymin’ To Riches

By Randall Rydell Russell You wouldn’t think ten, fifteen or even twenty years ago that names such as Dr. Dre, Jay-Z, P. Diddy, Baby aka Birdman, and 50 Cent would be named some of the richest men in the world. Each of these rappers have entertained us for years, and their business ventures beyond the world of hip hop has

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Mekhi Phifer Files Bankruptcy

Mekhi Phifer, best known for his hit role in the film, 8 Mile alongside famed raper Eminem as well as films and TV appearances as, Paid In Full, ER and many others has just filed for bankrupcty. He list his debts of an accumulation around $1.3 million with $1.2 million of that figure stems from unpaid back taxes. According to

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Is America Killing Our Black Youth

Is America Killing Our Black Youth We begin to wonder what is really going on when the lives of our African American youth begin dwindling away. Why is it that we stand at the forefront of tyranny? Two male teens gone within less than five years and these are just the murders being reported. Who knows how many countless travesties

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