Cakes model and serial rapper dater Tahiry Jose is gearing up to put an interesting spin on philanthropy this weekend. Continue »
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According to Forbes, “The richest 400 Americans got even richer this year.” With household incomes plunging for the second year in a row, fewer families earning over $100,000 a year and the ranks of the poor rising, one must contemplate how the super-rich were able to increase their wealth amidst such a gloomy backdrop. According to CNN, “The top 400 saw their combined wealth increase by 8 percent, which means that they account for about 2.6 percent of the nation’s private wealth.” Continue »
Black women are the main reason the hair industry has turned into a billion dollar business but unfortunately not too many of them are reaping the financial benefits. Especially when it comes to hair extensions… this is part of the business is run mostly by Asians. It’s very rare that one would come across a black woman who not only puts her face on the product and uses the hair but actually owns it and has her hands in the process from beginning to the end… Continue »
Although many believe the country has not changed much in the past fifty years, there have been several laws that counter those arguments. From affirmative action policies to voting rights ordinances to drug laws, these 11 policies have changed and impacted the African-American community for better or for worse.
The broadcast news industry has historically been a majority white world. As much as the news stories discussed are about people of African descent, the anchors and reporters often look nothing like their subjects. Continue »
With unemployment at some of the highest levels in the country and the city still marred by the conduct of its shady azz former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, it’s great to have some positive news to spread about the city of Detroit. Continue »
This is pretty heartwarming… A Bronx hospice nurse found her long lost father because he became one of her patients! Continue »
Breakups are always hard, especially when coming from an unhealthy relationship. Although celebrities seem hard to relate to, they too get involved in dangerous and negative relationships that scar for life. Continue »
Producers. They’re the ones behind the scenes of our favorite movies who work tirelessly to make stuff happen. They are the business behind the media, putting together all the necessary pieces—from casting to budget to distribution-that turns an idea into cinema. Continue »
Today marks the 9th anniversary of the death of recording artist Aaliyah Dana Haughton. The singer died at 22 in a plane crash on August 25, 2001 after filming the video for her single “Rock The Boat” in the Bahamas. Continue »