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Opinion Editorial: What Happened to Serena Williams Wouldn’t Have Happened to a Man, Says Billie Jean King

Tennis legend Billie Jean King is standing by Serena Williams, calling what happened at Saturday’s U.S. Open a clear “abuse of power.” In a Washington Post op-ed,...

Nicki Minaj is Unbothered and Has Filed No Police Report on Cardi B. After their Fashion Night Brawl.

Nicki Minaj isn’t going to the cops after Cardi B went after her at a New York Fashion Week party Friday night … because it really didn’t bother her at...

Birdman Apologizes to Lil Wayne During Lil Weezyana Fest in New Orleans

Cash Money Records CEO Birdman apologized to his son and  protégé Lil Wayne in their hometown of New Orleans and is making things right between the two of them. The...

What’s The Real Reason behind Trump’s concern for white farmers in South Africa?

There is a group of people in Africa President Donald Trump is seriously concerned about. That group of people is white farmers in South Africa. This is the first time...

UNC protesters Topple Silent Sam Confederate statue on University Campus

The controversial “Silent Sam” statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters. WRAL-TV reports that more...

A Chorus of Voices Defending Freedom of the Press by The Editors

On Thursday, more than 300 newspapers across the country published editorials in protest of President Donald Trump’s characterization of the media as the “enemy of...

Construction of a school in Sugar Land, Texas Unearths 95 Bodies of Freed Slaves in a prison camp, researchers say

Construction workers kept running into human remains and unmarked graves during excavation, in the early stages of a project for Fort Bend’s Independent School...

In pictures: ‘The golden age of hip hop’

    London photographers Janette Beckman and David Corio first came across hip hop in 1982, whilst on assignment in New York for music publications including...

Meghan Markle and the Bicultural Blackness of the Royal Wedding

“Who are your people?” is the question that repeatedly came to me as I watched Doria Ragland, Meghan Markle’s mother, sitting a few feet away from her daughter at...

You Can’t Love and Support R. Kelly and Also Love Black Women and Children

For 24 years now (24!), R. Kelly’s behavior has been as essential to his place in the zeitgeist as his music. He married Aaliyah in 1994, which also happened to be my...