Jeff Sessions at a Loss for Words on Issues Impacting African-Americans

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During his hearing today, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III completely fumbled his answers to questioning on his department’s treatment of African-Americans, specifically in regard to black representation at the DOJ’s senior levels and a heinous FBI report on so-called “black identity Read more

So Chrisette Michele Connected with Roland Martin After All

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JULY 01:  Recording artist Chrisette Michele attends the 13th Annual McDonald's 365Black Awards on July 1, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Bennett Raglin/Getty Images)

CHRISETTE MICHELE SPEAKS OUT WITH ROLAND MARTIN IN FIRST INTERVIEW SINCE HER INAUGURATION PERFORMANCE. SHARES ON THE BACKLASH, HER PERSONAL LOSS AND HER NEXT MOVE! If you missed today’s episode of  NewsOne Now with Roland Martin, you missed an exclusive interview with Chrisette Michele! Read more

Seahawks’ Michael Bennett Leading By Example

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Michael Bennett, defensive lineman for the Seattle Seahawks, and his wife Pele Bennett will host a benefit and rally for Charleena Lyles, the mentally ill Black mother of four who was killed in a police shooting last month in Seattle. Read more

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

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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

Urban Systems

I get tired of people using system ill as the reason for their failures and problems. No job, it’s the system. Convicted of a crime, the system made me do it. Homeless, the system. Realize that it is your belief Read more