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5 Videos Pre-‘Formation’ That Big Up the Black Social-Justice Movement

In this video, shot in Chicago during then-Sen. Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, Common takes us to the streets of the city’s South Side as he gives daps, pounds and hugs to everyday people. You get the sense that none of the … Continue reading

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The Knicks Give Derek Fisher His Walking Papers

Remember, Barnes and Fisher got into a fight last October when Barnes found out that Fisher had been dating Barnes’ ex-wife, Gloria Govan. Barnes posted a photo on Instagram, with a pleasant, “Ha, ha” expression on his face. Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheRootRssFeed/~3/F2oc7i8AkOg/the_knicks_give_derek_fisher_his_walking_papers.html

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5 Reasons Maurice White Stayed Winnin’

There are few male musicians who can rock skintight pants with confidence, Prince being one of them. But before the Purple One, White was on stages with his thighs straight poppin’. Stage presence was EWF’s hallmark, and White never disappointed—kickin’, … Continue reading

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Texas Tabloid Threatens to Publish Cops’ Addresses After Unarmed Black Man Fatally Shot

According to KENS5, on Thursday, Antronie Scott, 36, was shot by a uniformed officer who said he thought Scott was armed. The unnamed officer shot Scott once in the chest, killing him. It was later discovered that Scott had been … Continue reading

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These Black Women All Have a Career Common. Can You Guess What It Is?

It’s Black History Month and there’s always something new to learn when it comes to our history. The women pictured above all went down in the history books at some point in their lives. One became a “first” when it … Continue reading

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