Charles Barkley is being dragged for his stipulation on helping women. He announced that he was donating $1 million to Black women in Alabama for a start-up. He said it wasn’t for women to open restaurants or hair salons. Folks are not here for his comments about no restaurants or hair salons. Watch here.
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Denzel Washington says the high rate for Black incarceration starts at home. While doing promotion for his new movie, “Roman J. israel, ESQ.,” Denzel was asked about the high rate of Black incarceration. He said, “It starts at the home. It starts with how you raise your children. If a young man doesn’t have a father figure,… Read more »
Lupita Nyong’o says a magazine altered her hair for the cover. Lupita accuses Grazia magazine of changing her hairstyle to “fit their notion of what beautiful hair looks like.” Lupita wrote on Instagram, “I embrace my natural heritage and despite having grown up thinking light skin and straight, silky hair were the standards of beauty, I… Read more »
Reverend Jesse Jackson is accused of sexual harassment. Danielle Young is a journalist that recalls an event where Rev. Jackson spoke to Black journalists about responsibility there was a meet and greet. Danielle recalls, “I walked toward Jackson, smiling, and he smiled back at me. His eyes scanned my entire body. All of a sudden,… Read more »
A middle school’s football season is canceled after a horrific video surfaces. Short Pump Middle School forfeited it’s season after a video came out of White players racially taunting Black players and simulating sexual acts. The Virginia school is in Henrico County. The school board there issued a statement that read in part, “As a… Read more »
Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for BETFollowing the controversy over her performance at President Trump’s Inauguration…