Racial Wealth Gap Is Partially Explained by Blacks Willingness to Help Their Poorer Relatives

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Rourke O’Brien, a PhD candidate in Sociology and Social Policy at Princeton University, has completed research into why black Americans do not … [Read more...]

Rape of South African Teenager Anene Booysen Is So Horrific The World Must Take Notice

Seventeen year old Anene Booysen was found at a construction site after she had been so viciously raped and mutilated that the scene where her body … [Read more...]

Israeli Government Tacitly Admits to Medical Malpractice On Ethiopian Women

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Last month, an investigative journalist reported that Jewish Ethiopian women awaiting immigration to Israel in transit camps in Ethiopia were given … [Read more...]

Are You Willing to Be A Full-Time Activist For Black Women or The Black Community?

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Black women and girls are facing serious problems, and the entire black community (and by "black community" I am referring to the collective of black … [Read more...]

Watch the First Episode of ‘Spartacus: War of The Damned’ For Free

The new season of the STARZ' show Spartacus: War Of The Damned debuted last night, and it was everything that Spartacus fans have come to expect: Sex, … [Read more...]

MTV’s Show ‘Catfish’ and Notre Dame Football Star Manti Te’o

You say you love him. He says he loves you, too. He knows your deepest darkest secrets; he provides emotional support when you are feeling low. When … [Read more...]

I’m Always Learning…Now Is the Time to Bombard Me With Criticism or Flatter Me With Praise

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I'm a 'spiritual' person. And what I mean by that is this: I feel that when I'm in need of hearing or learning something, God (I'm a Christian, so I'm … [Read more...]

‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’: Quvenzhané Wallis Steals the Show

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Quvenzhané Wallis stars in 'Beasts of the Southern Wild' as Hushpuppy, a young girl who lives in abject poverty with her single-father, named Wink, in … [Read more...]

Daniel Patrick Moynihan Predicted the Future of the Black Family But Too Few People Actually Listened

The Negro Family: The Case for National Action, the 78-page report written by a then 38-year old Daniel Patrick 'Pat' Moynihan, an assistant secretary … [Read more...]

“Zero Dark Thirty”–Director Kathryn Bigelow Does It Again

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To be honest, I had never even heard of film director Kathryn Bigelow until I saw 2008's "The Hurt Locker." And I didn't even see "The Hurt Locker" … [Read more...]