Mr. O decided to keep his Afro, despite taunts from other middle schoolers who saluted him with “Black Power” fists and attempted to touch his hair.
UPTOWN Deputy Editor Ronda Racha Penrice reports on the icy driving fun that is Porsche’s Camp4 Canada.
Rick Ross is under fire again for controversial lyrics about the late, slain teen Trayvon Martin.
Rapper Da Brat was ordered by a Cobb County judge to pay Shayla Stevens $6.4M for assaulting the Falcons cheerleader with a rum bottle in 2007.
If three instances signals a trend, then Shonda Rhimes’ new pilot “How to Get Away with Murder” signals a new theme in TV, cheating Black female lead characters.
This week in celebrity quotes, Spike Lee rants about the gentrification of BK, and Paula Deen compares her scandal to gay NFL prospect Michael Sam’s plight, and Marlo Hampton calls out former BFF NeNe Leakes.
Director Lee Daniels has found the perfect pair to head his “Empire.” Hustle & Flow stars Taraji P. Henson and
Author/poet Maya Angelou, Motown Records founder Berry Gordy and football legend Jim Brown are set to be rewarded for their efforts in promoting equal rights.
Pharrell Williams didn’t expect any backlash when he released the cover for his single, “Girl.”