NAACP’s plan to honor Kid Rock sparks controversy
Kid Rock has been thrust into controversy after NAACP officials chose to honor the rocker at an upcoming Detroit, Michigan gala.
42nd Annual NAACP Image Award Announcements
Danai Maraire of Attagirlentertainment interviews Kimberly Elise, Sanaa Lathan and Columbus Short at the press conference held in Beverly Hills NAACP Image Award announcing the 2011 nominees.
Republican school board in N.C. seeks to abolish integration
The situation unfolding here in some ways represents a first foray of tea party conservatives shaping a public school system.
FDA to ban Newports and other menthol cigarettes
After decades of marketing mentholated cigarettes in minority communities and blunting criticism by supporting minority causes, tobacco companies have secured a huge following in minority communities.
Great Photo: Brown v. Board of Education
Just a great photo of the legal team who argued Brown v. Board of Education (1954). Don’t Settle. Change things…
Black conservatives insist ‘tea party’ isn’t racist
The activists deny reports of racially charged protest signs and epithets, and accuse the NAACP of using KKK tactics to scare African American voters.
Serial killer stalking African-American men in Flint
Police believe at least 10 stabbings are the work of one man, whom they describe as White with light-colored hair who is muscular and 6 feet tall or more. Flint Police Sgt. J. Leigh Golden said Thursday. “He’s just killing them, not robbing them.”
Black USDA worker to forced resign for not fully helping White farmer
Sherrod said Tuesday that it was “unfortunate that the NAACP would make a statement without even checking to see what happened. This was 24 years ago, and I’m telling a story to try to unite people.”