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Fri, Nov 28, 2014 3:00 am
Source: The Root
By Jeanne Kelly, Credit.com The world of credit and finances can be daunting when you're in your 20s and just setting out on your own. Many of us tend to avoid those areas of our lives that are a bit scary, but keep in mind that your credit and finances are [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 8:05 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Whether you're addressing your least favorite uncle, a childhood friend or just a stranger at a bar, telling someone he or she sounds racist isn't always the easiest thing to do -- but then again, neither is listening to racist word vomit. In 2008, New York-based writer and DJ John [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 7:15 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
"My mistake was not leaving after the customary 15 minute grace period." The post “Cynthia Should Be Setting An Example”: Phaedra Parks And Kandi Burruss Criticize Cynthia's Behavior With Porsha; Cynthia Responds appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 6:50 pm
Source: Madam Noire
FERGUSON, Missouri -- As authorities assess the widespread destruction this week in the wake of the grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown, local residents hope that the damage done will not set back discussion about the need for police reform in both Ferguson [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 6:11 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
By Julia Edwards and Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON, Nov 26 (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder told civil rights activists the Justice Department would aggressively investigate police practices in Ferguson, Missouri, after [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 6:04 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Roseanne Barr knows how to stir up controversy. The New York Daily News reports that on Wednesday the 62-year-old tweeted a photo of her swollen, bloodied face with the caption, "Got in a tussle w bill cosby. U shoyld see that mfer," before quickly deleting the tweet. [WARNING: GRAPHIC [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 6:02 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
By Ellen Wulfhorst, Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo., Nov 26 (Reuters) - National Guard troops and police aimed to head off a third night of violence on Wednesday in Ferguson, Missouri, [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 5:52 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Comedian Jordan Rock challenges two rival HBCUs to "The Big Showdown" trivia challenge at the 2014 Circle City Classic. Watch the first of four episodes to see which HBCU is crowned the winner.The above is custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not exert [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 5:47 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
Dear straight, white, male new friend, When you tell me you have confidence in yourself because you are a straight, white male, I am not sure if you are being sarcastic or if this is something you actually believe. I would caution you, though, to be careful where and how you [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 5:45 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
She is being criticized for speaking publicly on this matter, but some are defending her. What do you think? The post Mother Of Devon Still's Cancer-Stricken Daughter Puts Him On Blast Over Past-Due Child Support, He Responds: “I Am Not Going To Retaliate” appeared first on MadameNoire. [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 5:40 pm
Source: Madam Noire
In light of the recent grand jury decision in Ferguson and the ongoing string of protests in America, Wu-Tang Clan has released the title track from their forthcoming Dec. 2 album “A Better Tomorrow.” The introspective track, which samples Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes' timeless classic, “Wake Up Everybody,” finds [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 5:08 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Authorities have arrested three people at a protest over the Ferguson grand jury decision and other police shootings in which several demonstrators stormed City Hall in St. Louis. A small group of protesters entered the building Wednesday while shouting "Shame, shame." Police arrested three people for failing [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 5:06 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
On Nov. 25, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and T.I. teamed up to give back to the community in this must-see video. From the rolling out family to yours, we wish you a happy Thanksgiving! Video by Justin Dennis Interview by Jay W/ @forbesbeauty The post T.I. and Atlanta Mayor Kasim [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 4:52 pm
Source: Rolling Out
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It's like a Western Film. Two lone rangers meet each other. Both are 6'4 and ready for a showdown. The dual is not only about life and death but also about masculinity. There are bullets involved and eventually death. The 'real' man wins. In the end, the winner doesn't face [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 4:51 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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Last weekend, 12-year-old Tamir Rice was killed by a Cleveland police officer responding to a 911 call. The caller was concerned about the young black boy who appeared to be handling a gun at a park. The firearm, it turned out, was only an Airsoft pellet gun -- and although [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 4:45 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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Rich Homie Quan hosted his annual Feed The Streets campaign at DTLR on Nov. 25 to give away more than 200 turkeys and 2,000 canned goods to families in need. Fellow Atlantans came out to support the effort, including rap superstars K Camp, Sy Ari Da Kid and Lucci [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 4:43 pm
Source: Rolling Out
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Asked about the violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says that people across the country are deeply anxious because of a lack of leadership and that President Barack Obama is at least partly to blame.Christie made the remarks as he talked to [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 4:40 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
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Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the past year and give thanks to all that was good. It's no different in the entertainment world, where your trusty HuffPost Entertainment editors have compiled a list of random, excellent and bizarre pop culture moments from 2014 that we simply couldn't live [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 4:40 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices
It's not rocket science. The question for the grand jury was not whether Ferguson, Missouri Police Officer Daren Wilson was guilty of a crime when he shot and killed Michael Brown. No, the sole and only question before the grand jury was whether there was probable cause to believe [...]
Wed, Nov 26, 2014 4:40 pm
Source: Huffington Post BlackVoices

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