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WWE Knocks Out Contract With Hulk Hogan After N-Word Rant Leaks
Hulk Hogan’s use of racial slurs sent him into the ring with WWE.
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Laverne Cox Clarifies Stance On Cultural Appropriation In Lengthy Blog Post
Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox lengthened her take on cultural appropriation after an appearance on Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live.
Losing Hope: How VIBE’s ‘Militant Editor’ Went From Ready To Weary
"We've become so accustomed to the killings, we now find reason to "rejoice" when an autopsy report indicates homicide was the cause of death."…
Raven Symone Stirs Up Social Media Again With Geography Mishap
Famed actress Raven Symoné is causing another wave of controversy on social media again, and it's not mainly for her comments on race this time,…
Queen Latifah Shares Frustrations Over Race Relations [WATCH]
Queen Latifah recently sat down with Madame Noire to discuss her successful career, thoughts on life, and the current racial tension in America.
Black Power: 6 Gems About Race We Need To Thank Chris Rock For
A few views of Chris Rock standup and you'd be convinced he wrote your life story. Ahead of his self-directed flick Top Five (which…
Vixen Boombox: Lauryn Hill ‘Black Rage’
One of our faves Lauryn Hill pays homage to the recent events in Ferguson and the death of Mike Brown with a new single titled “Black…
Is the NWA Biopic Casting Call the Most Racist Ever?
As fans of the legendary rap group NWA, we are pleased that Universal Pictures is currently working on a film celebrating hip ho…
Andre 3000 Stars in Jimi Hendrix Biopic [Video]
Guitarist and legend Jimi Hendrix is finally being honored in a biopic entitled Jimi: All Is By My Side and the choice for hi…
Racist Woman Calls Black Man N-word on Camera
Racist rants are clearly the new buzz in the social media world. After Donald Sterling's offensive remarks about black people and Justin Bieber'…
8 Racist Moments in Hollywood
We all know that racism still exists. It’s a sad story, but it is inevitable in this imperfect world. The Donald Sterling rant…
African-American Teacher Sues School For Racial Discrimination
Dr. Cicely Cobb is an English teacher at Ahwatukeee's Desert Vista High School in Arizona. Teaching there was Cobb's dream job until her…
Black NHL Player Gets Verbally Attacked By Racist Tweeters
The race war continues days after the Donald Sterling controversy. Friday (May 2), P.K Subban from the Montreal Canadiens exhibited racial insults o…
Homeboy Sandman: Cowards Fear ‘Death Before Dishonor’
Gregory Johnson: Your piece was immediately controversial and provocative, and got a lot of reaction, retweets, a lot of conversations in private. Some of the…
Belgian Newspaper Depicts the Obamas as Monkeys in Racist Satire
Tsk, tsk, Belgium. Over the weekend, Belgian newspaper De Morgen photoshopped a very controversial and racial Mr. and Mrs. Obama days before the President's scheduled…
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‘Fast And Furious 7′ To Retire Paul Walker’s Character
With Universal declining to comment on the matter, sources close to the situation have hinted that Paul Walker's character, Brian O'Conner, will be retired i…
Boston Marathon Explosion Causes Serious Injuries
The city of Boston remains in a state of shock after two explosions went off near the finish-line of the Boston Marathon earlier today (Apr.
ESPN Host Calls Robert Griffin III A “Cornball Brother”
ESPN personality Rob Parker is a talking head on "First Take," which is a terrible show. It's the lowest common denominator on a network that…
Who’s Black, Who’s Not, and Who Cares?
From UPTOWN--“What are you?” It’s a question I have never been asked. I am Black. Period. The color of my skin is reflective of…
At Balmain, French Fashion’s Race Breakthrough
Olivier Rousteing’s appointment as the new designer at Balmain came as a bit of a letdown to fashion insiders. No one doubts that Rousteing, 25…
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This year's OVO Fest may go down as the best one yet.
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The photo was reportedly sold for $100,000.
The Man Who Killed Michael Brown: 14 Quotes From…
If reading an extensive piece on Michael Brown’s assailant is not on your agenda for today, simply browse these quotes from Wilson's 'New Yorker' profile.
Memphis Officer Fatally Shot During A Traffic Stop,…
The officer, who was a former U.S. Marine and served a tour of duty in Iraq, was 33 years old.
The Meek Mill Slander Runneth Over During The Sixth Annual…
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This year’s OVO Fest may go down as the best one yet.
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