Nick Slay

Writer and Columnist Nick Slay

Michael Drejka Charged With Manslaughter Despite Stand Your Ground Law

Michael Drejka Charged With Manslaughter Despite Stand Your Ground Law

Drejka the Florida resident that invoked the “Stand Your Ground Law” in the brutal killing of a Black Man in front of his family last month will finally be charged. Markeis McGlockton in Clearwater, Florida lost his life on July 19th, following what seemed to be a parking lot confrontation gone wrong. McGlockton pulled into […]

JR Smith Says Farewell to LeBron In Three Words

JR Smith finally bids farewell to his former teammate Lebron James via his Instagram. Better late than never, JR Smith gets around to wishing James his well wishes on Instagram. In a three-word post, Smith used a picture to reminisce to some of the good times shared between the two. In the epitome of bromance […]

[Watch] Jason Wilson Drops Epic Video On Black Policing in the US #SavingBoys

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Jason Wilson, founder of The Catta in Detroit creates an amazing narrative changing the perception of young Black males in America. If you don’t know who Jason Wilson is, he is the founder of a program for young Black boys in Detroit. The Mission of The Catta (The Cave of Adullam Transformative Training Academy) is […]

Noah ’40’ Shebib Announces Commitment To Fight Toronto Gun Violence

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Drake collaborator and OVO producer Noah “40” Shebib reacts to the gun violence in his city and decides to make a difference. Noah made a name for himself arguably helping to define Drake’s Billboard-topping sound. However, after recent events in the press, the Nice For What producer and Canadian celebrity wants to do more. As the […]

Queen Latifah Shuts Down Essence Fest With Ladies First Line-Up

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At Essence Fest 2018, Queen Latifah brings out a star-studded lineup and proves her crown never left. Queen Latifah brought down the house at Essence’s yearly tribute to the power and beauty of Black Women. Celebrating the 20 year anniversary of her Hip-Hop classic Ladies First featuring Monie Love, a star-studded lineup joined the veteran on […]

Swizz Beatz Challenges Timbaland to Continue ‘The Smoke’ via Album

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A year ago when Nas said, “I’m with the smoke” producers and beatmakers alike rejoiced over a battle between the mega-producers Swizz Beatz and Timbaland. But wait there’s more! Could there an album battle in the works? For any person who creates music, certain producers have a signature style. Swizz Beatz’s high energy, amazing sample […]

Instagram Goes In On Lebron For Shocking Move to L.A. Lakers

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As everyone ponders who will be the new king of The West, Instagram users have fun at Lebron James expense. To the heartache of Cavs fans everywhere, the dreaded day has come. Lebron has joined hands with the awesome legacy of Magic Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal, Kobe Bryant, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Let us all the praise ‘The […]

Is Meek Mill’s BET Performance a Preview of the Future of His Music?

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Meek Mill kept the promise of being an advocate for criminal justice and prison reform by highlighting issues during his thought-provoking performance on BET. After Meek Mill’s less than a spectacular bout with Drake and a recent run-in with the law, some may have questioned the future of the Philly rapper’s career. When Meek hit […]

Samuel L Jackson’s Birthday Tweet to Trump Labled Homophobic

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Never one to back down from controversy, Samuel L Jackson is facing backlash over a tweet that some didn’t find so minty fresh. Despite the massive success of The Incredibles 2, Samuel L Jackson is in the headlines for a different reason. It is no secret that Jackson isn’t a fan of the current Presidential […]

Netflix Hip-Hop Drama ‘Beats’ Signs On Rappers Dave East and Dreezy to the Cast

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Those already excited about Anthony Anderson’s starring role in the upcoming Netflix film Beats will enjoy the latest updates in the cast, especially for the Hip-Hop fans out there. @DaveEast, giving game pic.twitter.com/CrkuIFGfD7 — Rapture (@rapturenetflix) May 11, 2018 The streaming service seeks to add a little street cred to its lineup by bringing on rising rap stars […]

Malcolm Jenkins of The Eagles Let Signs To Do The Talking on Racial Injustice

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  Malcolm Jenkins’, “You Are Not Listening” video has gone viral on the net begging the question– why are NFL player protests falling on deaf ears? Malcolm Jenkins. American Hero. pic.twitter.com/VBIg7hOprD — NFL Memes (@NFL_Memes) June 6, 2018 Advertisement When Jenkins and the Philadelphia Eagles were uninvited to the White House the President’s true agenda […]

Target Forces Woman to Undress to Prove She Didn’t Steal

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For shopper Ashanae Davis being accused of shoplifting was the first of many embarrassments she would face by Target authorities. Davis, 20, was about to exit the Southfield Target on May 22 when she stopped by security. A Black security guard had accused her of stealing a bikini on her way out and restrained her by […]

Air Force Halts $24 Million Dollar Refrigerator Request for Air Force One

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President Trump takes us back to the days of MTV Cribs with a 24 million dollar refrigerator request. Air Force One, the President’s home away from home is a serious piece of tech. Its circuitry is hardened against EMP’s, can refuel in mid-air, and acts as the President’s Mobile Command Center if the country is ever […]

Is Pusha T Officially Over His Beef With Drake?

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This past weekend at the 2018 Governors Ball, Pusha T treated fans to a live set of his new DAYTONA album. However, one song was mysteriously missing. King Push ruled the American Eagle stage at the festival that took over Randall’s Island, coming fresh off a seemingly flawless victory in his rap beef with Drake. Dressed in […]

‘The Daily Show’ Spoofs Starbucks’ Racial Bias Training Video

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When Starbucks closed this past Tuesday (May 29) for racial bias training, The Daily Show as usual has its own hilarious interpretation on the training video used. We look forward to sharing this moving short film with all of you shortly. https://t.co/ilq5KqGK7i — Starbucks Coffee (@Starbucks) May 29, 2018 As you may have seen on our site […]