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Last week the news cycle was Omarosa everything as she dropped tape after tape of secret White House recordings and made allegations about President Donald Trump using the n-word. But for Georgia State lawmaker Michael Williams, the n-word just might...
Today we lost an icon in the music industry. The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, has passed away at 76 due to pancreatic cancer. She spent her last moments surrounded by friends and family in Detroit. Franklin got her start...
Since the beginning of the policing in the city of Boston, Massachusetts the city has never seen a Black commissioner. But now history has been made with its 42nd commissioner. William Gross was sworn in as the first African-American police...
Kevin Hart is known for being a funny man, but the celeb and comedian is doing more than enjoying his time in the spotlight. Hart has taken time to give back to his hometown of Philadelphia-- contributing to causes for...
The feud between President Donald Trump and former White House Aide Omarosa Manigault-Newman continues. Trump took to his favorite platform--twitter-- to attack Newman and referred to her as a “dog.” The attacks comes after Newman shared she had audio of...
Former White House aide, Omarosa Manigault Newman, isn’t holding anything back when it comes to her feud with President Donald Trump. Omarosa-- who once thought Trump was the perfect candidate for the Black community--- had a lot to say...
Former senior White House Omarosa Manigault Newman, says she heard old audio of president Donald Trump using the n-word during taping of the Apprentice. Newman had a tense interview on NBC News with Savannah Guthrie-- where she explained it. On Sunday,...
As the one year anniversary of the Charlottesville “Unite The Right” rally approaches, Ralph Northam-- Governor Of Virginia-- has issued a state of emergency. Last Year-- a young Black man, Deandre Harris, was brutally beaten by White supremacists at the rally....
The citizens in St.Louis county showed up and showed out at the polls. 43-year-old- Black council member from Ferguson, Wesley Bell, defeated 67-year-old prosecutor attorney Bob McCulloch. McCulloch was known for handling the Mike Brown case— and not securing charges against officer...
Grammy Award winning singer, Estelle stopped by theGrioLive yesterday on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day to discuss new music and more.
Today is Black Women’s Equal Pay Day-- and women across the country are saying show us the money. On average, Black women working full time jobs year round, only earn 63 cents for every dollar earned by White men. According...
Many Black women have spoken out about the backlash they’ve faced in workspaces when it comes to their natural hair. Erin Patten, the founder of hair care line DAO meaning Defy All Odds, knows all about that experience. After resigning and...
Journalism pioneer and abolitionist Ida B. Wells may finally receive the recognition she deserves for her crusades. Wells great-granddaughter, Michelle Duster, is leading the charge to build a monument of her in the Bronzeville area of Chicago-- which was considered...
Barack Obama is back in Kenya to help his half-sister, Dr. Auma Obama, launch her sports and training center. The center will help young people develop personal and leadership skills. During his trip, Obama also met with a few...
Pride month may be in June, but it’s never out of season to support networking in the LGBTQ community. That’s why we’re putting the spotlight on DaShawn Usher, a young entrepreneur whose creating a space for Black gay and queer...
In the world of business another one bites the dust. The founder of Papa John's pizza has decided to resign after confirming he used the 'N' word. 56-year-old-John Schnatter admitted to Forbes that back in May, he did use...
A lot of us know young girls are often given mixed messages about body image, self esteem and beauty. That’s why a young Black creator named TiffanyJ, set out to create a doll that literally talks to girls to send...
This summer there are young Black boys learning how to code and be tech entrepreneurs and it’s all thanks to All Star Code. Christina Lewis founded All Star Code back in 2013,  with the intent to educate, prepare and...
President Donald Trump found a candidate to take on the Supreme Court position formerly held by Justice Anthony M. Kennedy--who decided to retire. Trump feels 53-year-old Brett kavanaugh is more than qualified but some Black leaders are worried about...
Don’t ever let people tell you that people who live in the inner city, don’t organize or advocate for change. Over the weekend, protestors in Chicago shut down the Dan Ryan Expressway to rally against gun violence in their...