Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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State Farm Insurance tweeted a photo of a Black man proposing to a white woman and racists came out in force.  The stock photo for the ad was joined by the words, "Who said yes? Cheers to the newly engaged...
Led by North Carolina State Chapter President Dr. William Barber, the state chapter of the NC NAACP is calling for an economic boycott of North Carolina. Plagued by a state Republicans elected in rigged districts that have been declared unconstitutional,...
While Elon Musk continues to make headlines with new innovations with Tesla and SpaceX, his Solar City imprint is continuing to raise eyebrows as it prepares the buildout of its largest plant in the United States. According to WBFO 88.7...
In a year in which Kanye West simultaneously announced his presidential bid for 2020 and retroactively endorsed Donald Trump after admitting that he, himself, didn’t actually vote in the presidential election, 2016 has seen American politics and policymaking turned...
As we approach 2017 many Black-owned businesses won’t make it into the new year. At the close of 2016, Black business owners continue to remain the fastest growing group of entrepreneurs in the U.S., yet sustainability remains a main...
Dumb Voters Punked by Trump: Labor Pick Hates the Working Class. "Working class hero" and master marketer Donald Trump has truly punked his voters with his latest cabinet pick. Trump is becoming the walking definition of a politician who...
It’s All Under Seal. Why was a juror who reportedly voted 8 times not to convict former Rep. Chaka Fattah removed from the jury? No one knows. Why? Because the federal judge on the case has sealed all documents...
Artists like Fetty Wap, Dae Dae, Migos, and Young Thug are topping charts and keeping loyal fans' heads bumpin' with their catchy beats and lyrical wordplay. Now, 300 Entertainment, in partnership with Verizon, is setting the stage for seven lucky...
The nomination of Lisa Fairfax.  Black advocates need to wake up.  Strange inexplicable things happen at the end of a Congress, and this Congress is rushing to get done so Republicans can return to privative Social Security and repeal...
In six weeks, the United States will have a new president. Joined by a Republican-led 115th Congress, Donald Trump’s motto of making America great again will be put to the test. In terms of energy policy, Mr Trump’s definition...