Obama announces expanded sanctions against Russia as EU alignsWashington PostLONDON — The European Union on Tuesday overcame months of misgivings to impose a wave of tough new economic sanctions on Russia, including an arms embargo and limits on access to European capital markets for Russian state-owned banks.
Paul Ryan's Plan: Good for Black PeopleDaily BeastPaul Ryan needs to learn how to talk to black people as well as about them. If his “Expanding Opportunity in America” plan had been written by black Civil Rights leaders in 1962, and not a Republican congressman in 2014, more than a few of us would be ...and more »
Why Do Black People Have So Many Cousins?The RootNo doubt about it: If you look into "fictive kinship," most of what pops up will be about black people. But when I asked around, I found plenty of evidence to suggest that it can also be found in nonblack families, with all the same patterns and benefits.and more »
EBONY.comHow the Bobby Shmurda Deal Proves Hip-Hop Executives Hate Black PeopleEBONY.comWhile watching the video for “Hot N****” by Epic Records' newest artist Bobby Shmurda, I could hear a voice in my head repeatedly cry out, “the music industry hates Black people.” Out of countless amazingly talented unsigned artists waiting for their ...and more »
Memphis Commercial AppealThe Republican Party's problem with black peopleWashington Post (blog)Overall, I agree with Ron Christie's argument in the Daily Beast on “how to really empower black voters nationwide.” The former special assistant to President George W. Bush and deputy assistant to Vice President Dick Cheney says, “Republicans need a ...Coulter Column: Keep Your Eyes o
ThyBlackManYes, The Music Industry Hates Black People.ThyBlackMan(ThyBlackMan.com) While watching the video for “Hot N****” by Epic Records' newest artist Bobby Shmurda, I could hear a voice in my head repeatedly cry out, “the music industry hates Black people.” Out of countless amazingly talented unsigned artists ...
MyHighPlainsAustin's Black Population Leaving City, Report SaysNew York TimesWhen Natalie Madeira Cofield walks among the local boutiques and cafes in her South Congress Avenue neighborhood in Austin, she likes to take note of the other African-Americans she sees. “If I get past 10, I'm like, 'Wow, there are a lot of black...Feeling "Invisible," Black Residents Leave Austin
6 African Countries That Are Hostile Toward Black PeopleAtlanta Black StarTravelers to Morocco often describe the stunning landscape with mountains, deserts, valleys, and uninterrupted miles of beaches on the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts. What's often overlooked is the way Black people are treated in the country. In a ...
New Pittsburgh CourierWhen Black people go missingNew Pittsburgh CourierThirty-five years ago this month, African-American children in Atlanta, Georgia were coming up missing or dead. Like an ominous vapor, the murders sent terror throughout the neighborhoods of poor and working-class Black families. Before the reign of ...
Do Blacks Need Favors?GOPUSACivil rights organizations and their progressive allies, who all but suggest that blacks cannot achieve unless they are given special privileges, grossly insult and demean black people. But worse than that, when civil rights organizations and their ...and more »