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The Road to Equal Justice: Opal Tometi Partners with PeaceTech Lab

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PeaceTech Lab is an award-winning non-profit organization founded by the United States Institute of Peace. They announce the Road to Equal Justice (R2EJ), a U.S.-wide initiative to help provide free training, resources, and grants for organizations and individuals to tackle the power of media, technology and data to improve efforts for social justice and peacebuilding. They […]

ABC Unveils Trailer for the Second Season of ‘For Life’

ABC Unveils Trailer for the Second Season of 'For Life'

For Life is finally returning after production was delayed due to the COVID-19 lockdown. The trailer below features the main character, Aaron Wallace (Nicholas Pinnock) outside the prison fence and the caption reads, “Never stop fighting.” That is the theme of the upcoming season as we get a glimpse of Wallace’s life post-prison. Advertisement The […]

Lil Baby After ‘The Bigger Picture’: Let Me Back Up Off Politics

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After the success of his popular and time-sensitive single “The Bigger Picture,” which magnifies the issues of police brutality and racism in the United States, ATL’s Lil Baby says he’s falling back from the political arena. In the song’s visual, Lil Baby can be seen walking with the Black Lives Matter protesters in the A, […]

Eve on Her Interracial Marriage: ‘I Don’t Think About Our Race’

Eve on Her Interracial Marriage I Dont Think About Our Race

Eve opened up about her marriage to Maximillion Cooper in a teaser for TV One’s upcoming episode of Uncensored. “I don’t think about our race. I don’t. When we first got together, yeah, of course. I had never been with a white guy seriously like that. So yeah, I definitely thought about it. But we […]

Breonna Taylor’s Estate Settles for $12M in Wrongful Death Lawsuit: ‘It’s Time to Move Forward With the Criminal Charges’

Breonna Taylor's Estate Settles for $12M in Wrongful Death Lawsuit: ‘It’s Time to Move Forward With the Criminal Charges’

The City of Louisville settled to pay Breonna Taylor’s estate $12 million in a wrongful death lawsuit. “Her beautiful spirit and personality is working through all of us on the ground, so please continue to say her name: Breonna Taylor,” her mother, Tamika Palmer, said on Tuesday. She added, “It is time to move forward with the […]

Delta Airlines Upgrades Black Passenger After Being Harassed By White Flyer

Delta Airlines Upgrades Black Passenger After Being Harassed By White Flyer

A local Minneapolis woman is applauding Delta Airlines taking a stance against racism and discrimination. Last week, 25-year-old Demetria Poe took a flight from Minneapolis to Washington D.C. to attend the Commitment March. On her flight, she was berated by a Karen, who switched her American flag facemask for a Blue Lives Matter facemask when […]

Chika Sets Waka Flocka Straight Following Instagram Post

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As we all are in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, many people have their opinion as to how we can come together to stop police brutality within our communities. Reality star Waka Flocka has no problem with going on a rant on his Instagram story. Only this time, this opinion received a lot […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Kanye West Says “George Bush Doesn’t Care About Black People” 15 Years Ago

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Everyone remembers where they were when Kanye West dropped a bomb of a comment on the Katrina Telethon, on Live Television. “George Bush doesn’t care about black people,” which caught every viewer and listener off guard, including Mike Myers, the famous comedian standing next to him. It was fifteen years ago, but the effect and power of those […]

Jacob Blake’s Family Organizes Block Party During Trump’s Visit to Kenosha

Jacob Blake Father States His Son is Paralyzed Waist Down Following Kenosha Police Shooting

Jacob Blake’s family hosted a block party during the time of Donald Trump’s visit to Kenosha. Trump was discouraged by local officials about visiting Kenosha as people thought his presence might further divide the community. However, he decided to visit anyway. Jacob Blake’s family decided to throw a block party and a rally in response […]

NFL To Put Social Justice Messages in End Zones For Upcoming Season

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The NFL announced yesterday that they will put social justice messages in the endzones for the upcoming season. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said during a conference call that the messages “End racism” and “It takes all of us” will be written on every endzone in every stadium. Goodell also said on the conference call that […]

Megan Thee Stallion Honors #BlackLivesMatter During Virtual TIDAL Performance

Megan Thee Stallion Gives First Look at Fashion Nova Collaboration

Despite experiencing gun violence herself, Megan Thee Stallion used her platform to advocate for victims of police brutality and injustices. Live Nation and TIDAL put together a virtual show headlined by the Houston rapper, and her knees seem to be working just fine. Meg ran through a slew of her hits including “Savage,” “Cash Sh*t,” […]

WNBA Has Been Front and Center Calling Out Social InJustice All Summer Long

WNBA Has Been Front and Center Calling Out Social InJustice All Summer Long

The WNBA has been very vocal from the beginning of the civil unrest in this country during the summer. On Wednesday, the Milwaukee Bucks were the first team to organize and postpone their playoff game with the Orlando Magic. From there, it was a fast and powerful wave that moved through a few other sports leagues, but not as […]