A Hotep Movie Moment: The Rocky Theory

I have found the very reason that we are not allowed to see many movies about strong Black upliftment from Hollywood. I call this...

Jesse Williams and Flowing White Tears

Jesse Williams received the Humanitarian Award at the BET Awards 2016. And he was rightfully awarded. Williams has dedicated himself to the plight of...

BET Founder, Bob Johnson: No Leadership in White House & Congress...

Forget BET being the devil and the scourge of Black America's existence for a minute. Yes I know it's hard to separate the embarrassment...

Brown People Can Rock Too

  ‘Why are you listening to this for?!…..white people music!’   It was the first ever music device and I held my IPod nano proudly. It was...

Video Killed The NFL Star

Being from New York I knew Warner Wolf. He was a sports anchor on a local television station. He had a signature slogan that...

Made in Our Own Image: The Gospel According to Beyoncé

Ever since Destiny’s Child disbanded and Beyoncé Knowles, the lead singer for the group made a go for it as a solo artist, she’s...

I Used to Love Him: Common's "Ghetto Dreams"

Last week, blogger Necole Bitchie posted rapper Common's new song "Ghetto Dreams" that was quite a deviation from the image he's purveyed in the...

Isaiah Washington and the Broken Negro

Freedom is natural and fundamental. It is our birthright. Human beings and even animals have an innate desire to be free. Oppression and bondage...

Michael B.Jordan, Ryan Coogler, & the Boredom of Hypermasculinity

Hypermasculinity is a psychological term for the exaggeration of male stereotypical behavior, such as an emphasis on physical strength, aggression, and sexuality . Being...

The Miseducation of “Chi-Raq”

There had been buzz in the past year or so that there was a filming of a movie entitled “Chi-raq” with the gun violence...

When Conservatives Face the Music (Bill O’Reilly is a Liar)

This Bill O’Reilly scandal, and that’s what it is naysayers, has gotten worse and worse for the conservative commentator. In fact, you know it’s...

Leslie Jones’ SNL Slavery Rape Joke Was Very Funny & Profound

I don't watch SNL (Saturday Night Live). Unlike when running the streets and clubbing was my thing, at my age, I can't even stay...

Jesse Williams: From “Woke” to “Ashy” in a Year?

"Grey's Anatomy" star and every black woman's most sexy "woke" black man not named Colin Kaepernick, Jesse Williams, is getting a divorce. Williams and...

WATCH: Larry Wilmore Says “My N*gga” Remark Was No Joke

Larry Wilmore sat down with Rev. Al Sharpton on PoliticsNation this week to discuss the recent flap over his use of the words "my...

Samuel L. Jackson Obama Campaign Ad: Wake The FUCK Up! [NSFW]

You know, it's really good to see Barack Obama evolve. Four years ago, he came under fire -- mostly from black folks -- for...