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  1. Drunk women go on traffic rampage after getting kicked out of an Uber -

    Two women were arrested after attacking an Uber driver and vandalizing his car after he asked them to leave the vehicle when one of them started to vomit all over the car.

    The driver, Travis Cole, posted footage of the …

  2. First white NFL player to kneel during national anthem is married to a black woman -

    On Monday night, before a pre-season game, members of the Cleveland Browns knelt in prayer during the national anthem.

    Among them was Seth DeValve, the first white NFL player to participate in such a protest.

    “I wanted to take …

  3. ‘Black Girls Rock’ honorees find missing black children who are often ignored -

    Imagine sending your child to school like any other day but they never come home. Then you get the phone call. “Your child is missing.”

    Those four words are a parent’s worst nightmare.

    For Derrica and Natalie Wilson of Washington, …

  4. White teens posing in MAGA hats at Howard University get dragged online -

    Two white teenage girls were on a school trip from Union City High School in Pennsylvania visiting the sights in Washington, DC., when the school group stopped at Howard University at lunchtime.

    Allie Vandee, 16, said that she was …

  5. Missouri girl allegedly duct taped to chair at day care -

    A 4-year-old girl was allegedly duct taped to a chair at Little Learners in Florissant, Missouri, and her parents are furious.

    Elysha Brooks said in a Facebook post that one of the teachers posted an image of the child to …

Black America Web

  1. Internet Preacher Announces Divorce, Job Loss - Marcus Rogers, an Army Staff Sergeant who has a popular following on Facebook, told his 400K plus followers that he is divorcing this week, and also leaving the military. Rogers has had his share of trials – he was criticized for a GoFundMe that attempted to raise 450K to fund his Christian ministry and a […]
  2. Malia Obama Heads To Harvard - Malia Obama, once the little girl whose birthday is on the 4th of July and who charmed millions with her smile and grace as one of the few children to live in the White House since the Kennedy kids, is now officially a Harvard student. The 19-year-old freshman moved onto campus today with her parents […]
  3. Little Known Black History Fact: International Day Of Remembrance - The International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition has been recognized annually since 1998, marking the start of the Haitian slave rebellion. Also known as the Haitian Revolution, African men and women revolted against being sold into slavery and helped push along an end to the cruel transatlantic slave trade. […]
  4. ‘Bad Boys 3’ Is DOA - In other news, please don’t hold your breath waiting for another installment of the highly successful Bad Boys franchise that starred Martin Lawrence and Will Smith. After reportedly being in the works for months, and after losing a director AND a release date, most likely the film will ever make it to theaters. “I don’t we’re going to get […]
  5. Trump’s Phoenix Rally Draws Supporters And Protesters - PHOENIX (AP) — Minor scuffles and shouting matches erupted between protesters and President Donald Trump’s supporters on Tuesday with authorities on high alert as thousands of people lined up in the triple-digit heat to attend his first political rally since the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. The scene was noisy, but largely peaceful as Phoenix police […]

The Root

  1. Miss. Newspaper Announces Plans for ‘Gangbangers’ Rodeo’: ‘Bang, Bang, You’re Dead’ - Peter Rinaldi, owner and publisher of Miss-Lou Magazine and the Natchez Sun, has caused wide-spread anger with a racist column calling for black youth in Natchez, Miss. who may be involved in gang activity to go to a local park and murder each other for the amusement of observers. In Miss-Lou Magazine’s January 11-24, 2017 print […]
  2. The Art Speaks for Itself - Every year, our congressional representatives hold an art contest for students in their districts, with the prize being a yearlong exhibition at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. It typically does not cause a murmur. This year’s unanimous winner in Missouri’s 1st District was my friend David Pulphus, a quiet, gentle, unassuming student. David’s painting […]
  3. Fla. High School Students Protest to Make African-American History a Full-Year Course - Students at Terry Parker High School in Jacksonville, Fla., staged a sit-in earlier this week demanding a change in the way African-American history is taught in Duval County Public Schools, Action News Jax reports. The organizer of the sit-in, Angelina Roque, said that she and her other classmates wanted to protest because they believed that […]

Huffington Post – Black Voices

  1. Yvette Nicole Brown Reveals She Once Faced An Enraging Pay Gap - “I speak up because others who are coming up cannot speak up."
  2. Simone Biles Shows Off Her Boyfriend In Sweet Instagram Post - Zac Efron, who?
  3. Brace Yourself: Laverne Cox Is Collaborating With Beyoncé - 🚨 🚨 🚨
  4. ‘The Daily Show’ Has Some Unexpected Advice For White Supremacists - "They’ve got a man on the inside, but all the stupid s**t they’re doing is just bringing heat on them."
  5. Oh, Mama: Beyoncé Eclipses All Other Style Stars In Dazzling Red Dress - Queen Bey makes fans royally flushed.
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