Monday, October 31, 2011

Dr. Boyce: Soledad O'Brien, Michael Arrington and the Non-Existent Black Entrepreneur

Soledad O'Brien had a lot to say to Michael Arrington about the fact that he doesn't believe that black entrepreneurs exist.  Dr. Boyce Watkins has a few things to say as well. 

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Republicans Say "GOP is the New Black" on a Billboard

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Dr. Boyce and Dr. Christopher Emdin, Columbia University, Discuss the Flaws of Public Education

Dr. Christopher Emdin discusses problems with the education system

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The Less Talk, More Action Tour Hits Detroit - Here's the Itinerary

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What the Hayell? Baby Weezy for Halloween

Please don't do this to your kids.

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All Teens Will Be Tested for HIV

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Herman Cain Accused of Sexual Harassment

Herman Cain is being accused of sexual harassment....whoa....

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Tech Leader Says He Doesn't Know of Any Black Entrepreneurs....Is He Racist?

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Tech Crunch founder Michael Harrington said that he doesn't know of a single black entrepreneur.  Dr. Boyce Watkins and Yvette Carnell ask whether or not he's a racist. 

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Will Smith is Reportedly Demanding $50 Million to be in the Sequel to "Independence Day"




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Thursday, October 27, 2011

Dr. Christina Edmondson - Every Super Woman Needs Self-Care

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Dr. Byron Price: Fixing the Prison Problem Comes Down to Entrepreneurship


Prof. Byron Price has a lot to say about the prison industrial complex and how to fix it.
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Ballin Out of Control.....African Prince Has $2 million Maserati and Private Jet Seized by the Feds

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Did you know that Maserati's can cost $2 million dollars?  This guy does.

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Wednesday, October 26, 2011

MC Hammer in Hilarious Political Ad

MC Hammer is still gettin his hustle on.

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Embarrassed? Exactly Zero NFL Teams Show Up to Watch Terrell Owens Work Out

Looks like TO has a tough time drawing a serious audience these days. 

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"Father" of 14-Yr Old Girl Doing Nasty Stuff on Tape Writes an Open Letter

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Monday, October 24, 2011

Dr. Boyce Watkins: Tyler Perry, Al Sharpton and the "Proper Negro" Remark

al sharpton, tyler perry and proper negroes
Al Sharpton defends Tyler Perry with the "proper negroes" remark, but does it all add up? 

Al Sharpton Says Only "Proper Negroes" Criticize Tyler Perry Movies

Al Sharpton has a lot to say about Tyler Perry and his movies. 

 

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Studies Show that 1-in-4 Black Male High School Dropouts Ends Up in Prison

1-in-4 black men who drop out of high school end up in prison

Studies are releasing shocking data about the relationship between black male education and mass incarceration. 

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Player Loses Respect of Fellow Athletes After Talking Trash to an Injured Player

Ndamukong Suh

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Lil Wayne Talks about How Much He Can't Stand His Father

Looks like Wayne has some daddy issues. 

 

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Herman Cain starting to Falter Under the National Spotlight

Dr. Boyce: The 14-Year Old Girl Who Made a Horrible Mistake on Video

dr boyce watkins addresses the amber cole situation

Dr. Boyce Watkins has a lot to say about Amber Nicole, the 14-year old girl caught on video performing oral sex with her boyfriend. 

50 Cent's Eye-Popping Rant on Corporate Greed and World Hunger

50 cent rants on corporate greed and world hunger

50 Cent has a lot to say, and it's not just about other rappers. 

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Noted Black Scholar Rudolph Byrd Dies at the age of 58

professor rudolph byrd dies at the age of 58

Rudolph Byrd taught at Emory University for over 20 years. 

 

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Man Convicted in McDonald's Beating Says He Only Had to Fight Because He was Attacked

rayon mcintosh was convicted of a beating in a mcdonald's restaurant

Rayon McIntosh says that the McDonald's beating only happened because the women attacked him first.  The video evidence seems to support his point. 

Actor Says That He's Lucky to be a White Guy

 

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Friday, October 21, 2011

Cornel West Gets Arrested Again

cornel west gets arrested again in new york

It looks like Cornel West is on a mission.  

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If She Insists on Having the Baby, Should a Man Be Able to get a Financial Abortion?

kirsten west-savali discusses the financial abortion

Kirsten West-Savali at Your Black World makes some interesting points on this controversial topic. 

Thursday, October 20, 2011

NFL Player Finds Out He Has a Brain Tumor

NFL player Jerome Harrison has a brain tumor

Jerome Harrison's trade was nullified, but he got some information that likely saved his life. 

Bone Thugs in Harmony Get Sued After Concert Attack

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Security Guard Pepper Sprays Middle School Kids

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Why would security guards pepper spray middle school children? 

MC Hammer is Planning to Launch a New Search Engine

Looks like MC Hammer isn't just sitting around these days.