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Detroit EMT Ann Marie Thomas FIRED After Refusing to Help Baby Struggling to Breathe

Detroit EMT Ann Marie Thomas FIRED After Refusing to Help Baby Struggling to Breathe

Ann Marie Thomas, a Detroit EMT, was fired after she refused to help a premature baby suffering from a medical emergency. The baby died the next day. Thomas received a call on May 30 that the eight-month-old girl, Anaya Wright-Trussell, had stopped breaking. After arriving near the scene, she refused to […]

by · June 28, 2015 · Black News
Maya Rudolph Mocks Fake Black Rachel Dolezal and It was Priceless (VIDEO)

Maya Rudolph Mocks Fake Black Rachel Dolezal and It’s Priceless (VIDEO)

“Saturday Night Live” alum Maya Rudolph mocked Rachel Dolezal during an appearance on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” and it was really funny. You will recall Rachel Dolezal was outed as white by her parents even though she had been masquerading as a black woman.

by · June 23, 2015 · Entertainment
Black Twitter Freaks Out After Hillary Clinton Says "All Lives Matter" in Black Church

Black Twitter Freaks Out After Hillary Clinton Says “All Lives Matter” in Black Church

Black Twitter freaked out after Hillary Clinton said “All Lives Matter” during a speech at a black church near Ferguson, Mo. Many felt that she should have simply said “Black Lives Matter.” Huh? I get it, black lives matter, in the context of the police-involved shooting and the racist attack […]

by · June 23, 2015 · Elections
Dear White Pastors, Bishops, Apostles and Leaders: Your Silence is Deafening [Pictured Andre Barnes]

Dear White Pastors, Bishops, Apostles and Leaders: Your Silence is Deafening

Ref: Silence Amongst Injustice Scripture Reference I Chronicles 12: 32; And of the children of Issachar, which were men that had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do; the heads of them were two hundred; and all their brethren were at their commandment. To My Brothers and […]

by · June 23, 2015 · Religious News, Today's Headlines
Rachel Dolezal Scandal: NAACP Says "Racial Identity Not Qualifying Criteria" for Leadership

Rachel Dolezal Scandal: NAACP Says “Racial Identity Not Qualifying Criteria” for Leadership

NAACP supports Spokane chapter president Rachel Dolezal, who misrepresented herself as black for years. NAACP Spokane chapter leader Rachel Dolezal, who has been misrepresenting herself as black for years, says, “I don’t give two sh*ts what you guys think. You are so far done, and out of my life, KREM reports. Dolezal also […]

by · June 12, 2015 · Black News, Today's Headlines
Eric Casebolt Identified as McKinney Cop Violently Detaining Black Teens at Pool Party (Photo Credit: LinkedIn)

Eric Casebolt ID’d as McKinney Cop Violently Detaining Black Teens at Pool Party

Cpl. Eric Casebolt ID’d as the cop who used excessive force against black teen girl after crashing pool party. Corporal Eric Casebolt has been identified as the white McKinney police officer seen on video violently detaining black teens and pointing gun at another group at pool party. He has been […]

by · June 7, 2015 · Black News, Today's Headlines
Shocking Video Surfaces of McKinney Cops Roughing Up Black Teens at Pool Party (Photo Credit: Video Screengrab)

Black Teens at Pool Party in McKinney TX Roughed Up by Police Officer (VIDEO)

A video was released online Sunday morning showing officers roughing up a group of teenagers dressed in swimsuits this weekend at a pool party in McKinney, Texas. According to reports, the police were called after neighbors became concerned about the large group of black teens who attended the party in […]

by · June 7, 2015 · Black News, Today's Headlines
"Got To Be Real" Singer Cheryl Lynn Shades Anita Baker on Twitter (Photo Credit: Twitter via @itscheryllynn)

“Got To Be Real” Singer Cheryl Lynn Shades Anita Baker on Twitter

“Got To Be Real” singer Cheryl Lynn shades R&B legend Anita Baker for blocking her on Twitter. Lynn said the two were friendly for a long time until recently. She claims Baker abruptly cut off contact. Um, aren’t there two sides to every story? Why is Miss Lynn airing her […]

by · May 28, 2015 · Entertainment
Iyanla Vanzant Blasted on Social Media for "Fix My City" Baltimore Trip

Iyanla Vanzant Blasted on Social Media for “Fix My City” Baltimore Trip

#Baltimoreheals:  OWN’s Iyanla Vanzant was blasted on Twitter for her show’s “Fix My Life” latest trip (Fix My City) to Baltimore to fix what ails the city. Um, she couldn’t fix DMX, how can she fix Baltimore? Well, she got a collective eyeroll… Pastor Jamal Bryant told the Baltimore Sun that Iyanla’s […]

by · May 27, 2015 · Black News
B.B. King dies (Performing at White House event with President Obama) [Photo Credit: White House.gov]

B.B. King’s Daughters Say He was Poisoned to Death by Close Aides

The daughters of blues legend B.B. King say he was poisoned by manager Laverne Toney and personal assistant Myron Johnson, though a preliminary autopsy refutes those claims. Patty King has made the claims against Toney, who held B.B. King’s power of attorney. The daughters also accused her of elder abuse […]

by · May 26, 2015 · Entertainment