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Kevin Powell Weighs In On Donald Sterling, Civil Rights, and American Racism
It was Albert Einstein who said it best, long ago: insanity is saying or doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a…
Kevin Powell Pens Blog Post On Nelson Mandela’s Impact For ESPN
To commemorate the life and memory of the late Nelson Mandela, VIBE veteran Kevin Powell penned a post for ESPN about the South African legend'…
Kevin Powell’ 13th Annual Holiday Clothing Drive For The Homeless
20 Years Of Doggystyle: VIBE Veteran Kevin Powell Looks Back At Snoop’s Classic Album
Kevin Powell knows a thing or two about hip-hop. Back before the 47-year-old New Jersey native embarked on his current career in politics and public…
VIBE At 20: Kevin Powell Recalls Jailhouse Interview With Tupac , Ep. 3
Tupac always kept it 100. His consistency was apparent not only in his music but also in the eyes of VIBE scribe-turned-political-activist Kevin Powell, who…
Trayvon Martin Invitational Held at Harlem’s Rucker Park [PHOTOS]
The first-ever Trayvon Martin Invitational is being held over the weekend at the iconic Rucker Park in Harlem. In conjunction with VIBE Magazine, HOT 97,…
VIBE At 20: Kevin Powell Recalls Jailhouse Interview With Tupac, Ep. 2
Kevin Powell has conducted some of the most revealing interviews with legendary rapper Tupac Shakur in the pages of VIBE Magazine. As we commemorate our…
Dear Trayvon: A Letter to America
Activist and author Kevin Powell writes a powerful, heartfelt dedication to a boy slain merely for being Black in America…
Photos: Kevin Powell Leads Trayvon Martin Rally In Union Square
VIBE alumni Kevin Powell lead a peaceful rally earlier this afternoon (July 14) in wake of the Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman verdict. Hundreds gathered I…
VIBE At 20: Kevin Powell Traces VIBE’s History With Tupac Shakur, Ep. 1
Tupac Shakur and VIBE have a history that's as intertwined as his twisted middle and ring fingers throwing up dubs. His ascent to icon statu…
Tupac Shakur: VIBE Looks Back at Rap Legend’s Cover Stories (Trailer)
“To me, Pac was always a consistent man,” says veteran VIBE journalist Kevin Powell. “He was always someone who kept it 100 all the time,…
Join VIBE Magazine And Kevin Powell For A Night Of Live Music And Culture
Few journalists have made such an instrumental impact on hip-hop, as founding VIBE staff member Kevin Powell.
Kevin Powell’s Letter to Trayvon Martin “Made in our America”
Read activist and author Kevin Powell's letter to Trayvon Martin.Dear Trayvon:What do I say to you, man-child, or for you, that has not already bee…
Movies & TV
Hello Beautiful Presents: Top 9 Black Reality TV Stars
Our friends over at Hello Beautiful compiled a list of who they deem the 9 best TV personalities ever. Some of their choices include Tiffany…
Activist Kevin Powell Talks Kool Herc, Hip-Hop, And Healthcare
From Kevin Powell's blog: I can’t even remember the first instance I heard the name “Kool Herc,” but I am fairly certain it was during…
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Black UVA Student Beaten And Bloodied By Police Over…
Honor student, Martese Johnson, needed stitches after being beaten in the head by police. The violent altercation was caught on video.
Trinidad James Goes On CNN To Discuss The N-Word
Trinidad James tackles the use of the N-word on CNN.
Man Charged In Shooting Of Two Ferguson Police Officers
Jeffrey Williams, 20, charged with the shooitng ot two Ferguson officers.
Leader Of SAE Racist Chant Breaks His Silence: ‘It…
SAE member who led the now-infamous racist chant speaks out.
Raven Sorvino Thinks She’s 2Pac ‘Makaveli’ (Video)
April 1, 2015
Raven Sorvino channels her inner thug life.
The Borrowers: 9 Hood Trends That Went 'Chic'
John Legend Won't Hold His Tongue About America's Race & Power Problem
VIBE Race Project: The Unsung Black Women Of Police Brutality
Charlamagne Tha God & Andrew Schulz Talk Issues Of Race In Hip-Hop