11-year-old Keansburg girl was stabbed to death, prosecutor says

FREEHOLD -- The 11-year-old Keansburg girl found murdered Thursday was stabbed to death, prosecutors said Friday. Andreas Erazo, 18, was arrested on murder and...

Fried chicken restaurant is dishing out second chances

  Not all news has to be bad news.     There are still some good folks out there doing good things. Necessary things..It's up to sites like...

What Really Happened to Darian Towns

What really happened to Darian Towns? This is the recent story of a black woman that “accidentally” drowned at a pool party in Memphis, Tennessee. She was recently engaged and...

Stevie Wonder Said A Stupid Thing About Black Lives Matter

Stevie Wonder was discussing gun violence at the North Minneapolis Conference on Peace on Saturday, June 17. At one point in his speech, Stevie...

It’s Depressing To Watch Police Kill Black People

Maybe if we started screaming, "WHITE LIVES MATTER!" instead of, "BLACK LIVES MATTER!" Perhaps if we did, things will change.

Philando Castile: He Was Killed Within 74 Seconds

74 seconds. 2 seconds, 1.78 seconds Time Keeps on Slippin' Numbers ringing in my head, 74 seconds, the time it took a cop to leave...

Environmental Racism: The New New Jim Crow

I don't see too many of us black folks discussing environmental issues. For the record, I just want to say that environmental issues impact millions...

Lessons I Learned from Black Lives Matter

A Sunday morning Facebook post asked “Is Black Lives Matter still a thing?” and I immediately did an eye-roll. The technical answer is in...

An Open Letter to Louisiana and its Prison System

Dear Louisiana, How can I even begin? I want to thank you for all of the substance you have added to the American lexicon. Your land...

You Might Be Racist If You Think Bill Cosby Is Guilty

Facing an allegation of sexual assault, Bill Cosby will finally have his day in court in June. In a move that some consider a...

Moise Morancy is a Black Superhero

From first glance, it seems as if Moise Morancy was raised right. The humble and engaging hip hop artist/activist/actor is also a man on...

Van Jones Asks, “What if Donald Trump was Black?”

In the wake of the release of video wherein Donald Trump brags about sexually assaulting women, noted political commentator, Van Jones, took to Facebook...

Donald Trump Still Thinks the Central Park Five are Guilty

Yusef Salaam, one of the members of the wrongfully convicted Central Park Five wants an apology from Donald Trump. Of course, this will never...

Keith Lamont Scott and the Visuals of Brutality

Days ago, a great confidant by the name of Anthony Haskins noted that he wasn’t going to watch anymore videos of black men being...

Please, Take A Seat Like Colin Kaepernick

December 1, 1955, The United States was catapulted into the movement that became the Civil Rights Movement. One simple, yet effective act of protest...