Mark Cuban, Stephen A. Smith, & the Black Folks Getting “Blacker”...

In America, it's hard to imagine that having melanin can be a disadvantage. Thankfully, studies are conducted to confirm the silly claims of the...

“Cracking Cards” Bank Scams on the Rise on Nashville-Middle TN Campuses

Nashville-Middle TN is in the midst of an economic boom. Attracting not only visitors from around the world, but corporations and new residents are being...

Pennsylvania Students Given Dog Treats As Snack At Recess (Video)

Many people are of the opinion that the public school education has gone to the dogs. Well for one middle school in Pennsylvania, last...

Rape Culture in Black America

Editor's Note: Recently, Dr. Boyce Watkins made some very silly statements in one of his articles discussing rape (read it here). Rather than dissect his...

5 Reasons Why the HBCU vs PWI Talk is Stupid

  I am a man that conducted his undergrad scholarly duties at an HBCU (historically black college and university). I am glad that I am...

Kidnapped Nigerian School Girls Still Missing, Women Protest

In a horrible turn of events, more than 200 Nigerian school girls who were abducted from a rural boarding school in the north-eastern town...

Affirmative Action: The Truth Behind the Lies

After the decision by the United States Supreme Court regarding Affirmative Action was announced last week dozens of articles have been written to applaud or oppose it. This article will...

Black Male Stereotypes Broken Through “Suits & Ties” Music Video

Stereotypes exist because there are a lot of people that want to believe “one size shall fit all”. Of course, we would all believe that...

Where’s the Love For Our Ivy League Bound Young Black Students?

I'm always pleased to hear of news about black youth who not only beat the odds, but have gone beyond the limit. But sadly,...

Heather MacDonald’s Soft Bigotry, Or Problem With Black Youth

The hits just keep on coming. We have Paul Ryan talking out of his ass that inner city (black and brown) men don't want to...

NCAA Athletes Should Get Paid

This is the time for March Madness. And we all know how crazy March Madness can be. The busted brackets, the clutch performances, the...

Mother Arrested for Coming to the Aid of Special Needs Son...

There's no doubt that there's a need for vigilance in the wake of violence on school campuses. Given a recent series of high-profile school...

New Gov’t Report: U.S. Public School System Racist

"We have got this tailspin of culture, in our inner cities in particular, of men not working and just generations of men not even...

African-Americans, Higher Education, & the NCAA

Having been inspired and energized by the President's announcement of My Borther's Keeper Initiative I must ask the question: what can be done to...

Spike Lee Confirms “School Daze” Sequel as HBCUs Struggle

Word on the street is that there's a "School Daze" sequel in the works: Spike Lee’s classic Black college film School Daze turned 25 in...