Nick Slay

Writer and Columnist Nick Slay

Big Daddy Kane and Rapsody Share The Stage At Tribeca Film Festival

Big Daddy Kane continues to prove legends never die — they only shine brighter while inspiring the next generation. Just ask rapper Rapsody, who recently shared the stage with the rap icon as a musical guest during his 2018 Tribeca Film Festival set. The recent Grammy nominee got to see her dream come true when PUMA and luxury brand MCM tapped her and […]

Golfing While Black: Pennsylvania Golf Club Calls Police On 5 Black Members

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We’ve heard of people being condemned for driving while Black, and most recently sitting while Black, but did you ever think society would punish anyone for golfing while Black? If not, there are five Pennsylvania-based women who aren’t afraid to tell their story. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information This past Saturday (Apr. 21), a woman […]

Waffle House Shooter in Custody, Hero James Shaw Posts Pics of Injuries to IG

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Waffle House shooter Travis Reinking has officially been apprehended 34 hours after he went on a shooting rampage that left four victims dead and four others wounded. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information SWAT, FBI and local authorities engaged in a manhunt throughout Nashville, TN surrounding areas, but had “no confirmed sightings” of him more than […]

Colin Kaepernick Invokes Jackie Robinson’s Iconic ‘I Cannot Stand’ Quote

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Never one to hold his tongue, Colin Kaepernick is known for using his famed social media platforms to speak up and speak out for civil and human rights, especially when it comes to the controversy over America’s National Anthem and the ways it tears down the Black community. But Monday (Apr. 15), Kaepernick reminded us […]

The CW’s Supergirl Uses Martian Manhunter To Address Being Black in America

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In the latest episode of Supergirl on The CW, the screenwriters use the alter ego of DC Comics’ Martian Manhunter to discuss the Black experience in modern America. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In DC comics lore, the character Martian Manhunter, also known as J’onn J’onzz, is, well, obviously Martian. However in the television series, when he takes human […]

Snap Back To Reality: Eminem Debuts Augmented Reality App At Coachella

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Eminem is known for raging against the machine, but it’s a new year, and it seems like he’s viewing things through a different lens now that he’s given fans an Augmented Reality with his new app, which he introduced during Coachella. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information While the highlight of Coachella has been Beyonce’s unforgettable […]

Taylor Russell Shines in Netflix’s ‘Lost In Space’ Reboot

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In the streaming giant’s retelling of the 1965 classic, Judy Robinson is recast as a teen Black doctor and portrayed by Taylor Russell. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In an effort to make television and movies accessible to a more diverse audience, classic characters from TV and comics have been reimagined as Black and other minorities. […]

Bring Back Our Girls: 4 Years Later, What Is A Black Woman’s Worth?

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In an era fueled by hashtags touting, #MeToo, #BlackLivesMatter, and #BringBackOurGirls why does it feel like Black Women are still one of the most under valued segments of society? Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The strong black woman. That is the image that many blacks are brought up on. From Cleopatra, to Harriet Tubman, to […]

Jim Jones Talks New Album, Richmond Roughnecks AFL Team & Offering Kaepernick A Job

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Can Jim Jones’ knack for brand building make him a success in the Arena Football League? Stay tuned for the @RichRoughRiders Press Conference w/ Jim Jones presented on FB Live at 1pm! Follow us on Facebook! ? ? @jimjonescapo @MarvinJonesJets @LWOS_IndoorFB @ArenaBallTalk @AALFootball @arena_gridiron @TMZ @unlockingrva @RVAColiseum #RideWithUs #Ballin pic.twitter.com/s4KM2fkx2Z — Richmond Roughriders (@RichRoughRiders) December […]

Black Parkland Students Ask For More ‘Mic Time’

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Any rap enthusiast will tell you how important your mic time is; for Black students involved in the Parkland shooting they feel they should be getting more, in line with their peers. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Black Parkland students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have a bone to pick with the image of […]

Twitter Reacts to Virtual Influencers: Is Shudu Art or Appropriation?

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We all can recognize the power of social media influencers, but does Shudu create more opportunities for diversity or simply racial plagiarism? I'm back!! ? . . ?@cjw.photo . . #3dart A post shared by Shudu Gram (@shudu.gram) on Aug 6, 2017 at 7:32am PDT Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Meet Shudu, the beautiful dark-skinned […]

Chadwick Boseman Roars As Host On SNL After Black Panther Sinks Titanic

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Chadwick Boseman owned the stage on his first outing as SNL Host, gaffs on what took so long. .@nbcsnl TONIGHT!! pic.twitter.com/otAdXdHExr — Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) April 7, 2018 Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information From the moment Boseman started his monologue (congratulating SNL for booking him 2 months after the premiere of his history making film Black […]

Trump Remembers Dr. King’s Legacy While Forgetting His Own

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As we remember the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we can’t forget Donald Trump’s troubled history of alleged racial discrimination as he attempted to do the same on Twitter today. Today we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Earlier this year I […]

Rev. Kirbyjon H. Caldwell Accused Of Defrauding People For More Than $1 Million

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U.S. Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook’s office claims Reverend Kirbyjon H. Caldwell used his status as pastor of Houston’s Windsor Village United Methodist Church to help gain investors’ trust. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In a story that’s all too close to home for Black parishioners, a pastor is accused of misappropriating funds from his flock. […]

Watch: Will Smith Gets Swerved By Sophia The Robot

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Apparently, after Will Smith destroyed all those robots in his hit movie I, Robot androids will never trust him. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In a spoof video from posted to YouTube, the Fresh Prince tried his smoothest pick up lines on Sophia The Robot. It didn’t go as well as planned. In the hilarious yet spoofed […]

Source Exclusive: Famous Dex Album Listening Party for ‘Dex Meets Dexter’

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300 artist and Youtube success story, Famous Dex previewed his first studio album to a crowd of fans in downtown New York City. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information One of the reigning princes of Youtube music, Famous Dex shows off his growth in his very ambitious studio album at Gold Bar, NYC. Goldbar being perfect […]

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