N. Carolina Beauty Supply Store Owner Attacks Black Woman on Video


​​ The video above is being shared online as many are appalled and disgusted by the actions of the beauty supply store owner, who tackled and put this woman in a choke hold after accusing her of stealing.  At one Read more

#FancysThoughts: Say That **** Shemeka Michelle, This Is Not Our Fight

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So today I did my morning post from my personal page, and I asked how did sisters feel about #DayWithoutAWoman, and no one really replied. One person shared the post, but that’s it. I asked the question because I didn’t Read more

Tax Ballers- 5 Wise Tips For Investing Your Tax Return

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It’s that time, of year again when many of us who will receive a tax refund will be balling for a minute, but before you run up some commas in haste, consider a few wiser options for spending this year. Read more

Black Girl Puddin’


Black Girl Puddin’ Have you ever had a cup of some Black Girl Puddin’ Made you do things you thought you wouldn’t Has even worked things out when you thought it couldn’t   Now lets talk about the puddin’ and Read more

South African Teen Girls Design & Build Africa’s First Private Satellite


Two high school students from Cape Town, South Africa have designed and built payloads for Africa’s first private satellite to launch in May 2017. Through a STEM program project by South Africa’s Meta Economic Development Organization (MEDO) working with Morehead Read more

The City of Baton Rouge Settles Suit With BLM Deray McKeeson and Other Wrongfully Jailed Demonstrators

Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson walks out of the Baton Rouge jail in Baton Rouge, La. on Sunday, July 10, 2016. The prominent Black Lives Matter activist, three journalists and more than 120 other people have been taken into custody in Louisiana over the past two days, authorities said Sunday, after protests over the fatal shooting of an African-American man by two white police officers in Baton Rouge. (AP Photo/Max Becherer)

Baton Rouge agreed to settle the legal suit brought forward by  DeRay McKeeson, a well known member of the Black Lives Matter movement, and others who were wrongfully jailed during the protests after Alton Sterling’s murder this summer. The city Read more

#FancysThoughts: I Cried With Ralph Angel This Weekend


I cried with Ralph Angel while catching up with Queen Sugar this weekend. It may have seemed like nothing to most people, but I knew from the moment Ralph Angel signed Blue’s permission slip  for the zoo, that  it would Read more

Baton Rouge Artist Finds Hate Note and Spit Left on His Truck 

A Baton Rouge artist, ChaYsuh HighDef, received a nasty note along with the insult of spit on his truck last night, while parked at his apartment complex in the LSU community last night. ChaYsuh says he went down to his Read more

3 Tips For Building a Prosperity Mindset


While I was initially concerned about the thought of Trump being president, I knew months ago that 2017 MUST be a better year for me, so Trump or not, I’m trying be as happy as KendallKyndall driving to work singing Read more

3 Tips To Save Money in Your Household Without Couponing

Are you finding couponing to be more difficult than you imagined? Today we are discussing three ways to save money in your household without couponing. Many don’t care for the collecting, organizing, and planning process that is required to successfully Read more

#FancysThoughts: Why I Decided to Register to Vote


  If you follow my Instagram, you may have noticed I’ve been conflicted about voting in this election. I have publicly said more than once I don’t care for either presidential candidate, neither really speaks to me, nor do I Read more

Who’s Looking Out For Ramsey Orta 


Ramsey Orta, the young man who filmed the murder of Eric Garner by New York City Police began his prison sentence on Tuesday and is already having problems with corruption. His wife, Bella, posted on his Facebook that he (Ramsey) Read more

8 Financial Tips To Increase Your Household Income 


Everyone thinks they know all they need to know about money, but for the most part we only know how to spend it. We spend $121.6 billion on housing; 32.1 on cars, $27.7 on clothing; and $17.7 billion on health Read more

The Joke Is On Us…LAHH: Presidential 

I had no intentions of watching the presidential election debate last night but after all the excitement online, I decided to tune in. Today, I feel no different toward either candidate. Yet as I watched last night and saw so Read more

Black In News This Week: Tawon Boyd, Keith Scott, and Korryn Gaines


Tuesday, September 20, 2016, Keith Lamont Scott was killed by police in Charlotte, NC. Police say they entered a neighborhood and saw Scott sitting in a car. They say Scott got out of his car with a gun and was Read more

Quick Update: Nick From Steak N’ Shake Terminated


Yesterday we shared the store of the Missouri Valley College students who were discriminated against by the Steak N’ Shake manager, Nick . The representative who sent it to us, Jamillah Rahmaad has shared that he has now been fired. Read more

Steak ‘n Shake Manager Tells Students, “You’re Lucky I Served You N****** Anything


Missouri Valley College students refused service at their local Steak ‘n Shake franchise restaurant, “You’re lucky I served you niggers anything,” stated the store manager of the 24-hour location in Belleville, Missouri. The fast-food chain Steak ‘n Shake is best known for its Read more

If One More Person Asks What About Uplifting the Black Woman….  


If one more person asks what about uplifting the Black woman, well- nothing much would happen but I would continue writing this Uplift the Black Man issue. Not because uplifting the Black woman is not needed or equally important, but Read more

4 Reasons Why I Value the Strong Black Men In My Life

Single life is the worse. As a Libra woman, it is declared that I am purposed for companionship, but much like the rest of life there is no clear black and white as to who with, and to be honest Read more

Omari Hardwick Says He Would Like To Sit Down With Mayor Giuliani

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Starz’s “Power” star, Omari Hardwick, sat down with “Huffington Post” this week and during his interview Hardwick said he would like to have a conversation with Mayor Rudy Giuliani after the comments he made during his (Giuliani’s) interview with “Face Read more