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LGBT Center’s 26-Year-Old First Black Chair Faces Racial Hostility According to North Carolina’s Charlotte Post, the LGBT Community Center of Charlotte has elected Ranzeno Frazier as…

2014  is proving to be a strong year for Black actors as the nominees for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmys were announced earlier this morning. …

Since the American colonies declared independence from Great Britain in 1776, there have been questions of what that independence means for America’s black citizens. As…

How often have you heard it said that black Americans don’t support each other economically? It’s a common refrain in conversations around sociopolitical uplift for…

Study: Eviction Rates for Black Women on Par With Incarcerations for Black Men A MacArthur Foundation “How Housing Matters” study reveals that while black men face…

Texas Board Passes Resolution On Reparations Without Even Realizing It Leaders in a North Texas county passed a resolution this week supporting reparations to African-Americans…

Unemployed Blacks More Resilient During Job Search than Whites The so-called recovery of the US economy has not been equally kind to everyone. Even as the unemployment…

The Dream released, ‘Black’ which he simply explains ‘Classism is the New Racism… ‘ in light of Donald Sterling really proving to the world as if we ain’t already know it that racism is still alive. Throughout the video are images over the years of oppression around the world. Might have to agree with The Dream […]

What is Philly Black Gay Pride!?!? Answer:  Philadelphia Black Gay Pride (PBGP, commonly known as Philly Black Pride/Philly Black Gay Pride) was first birthed at the COLOURS Organization, the only LBGTQ service organization in Philadelphia primarily by and for people of color.  Philadelphia Black Gay Pride, Inc. (PBGP) targets its festival to people of African Descent […]

Zoe Saldana doesn’t care if you think her “Black” card should be revoked. The “Star Trek Into Darkness” star graces the cover of Ocean Drive…

Former Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney, posted the above picture on Saturday on his Twitter account. Social Media started buzzing about the meaning of Kieran, his grandson’s name. Check it out below LIKE Us On Facebook HOT 107.9 Philly   Kieran \ki(e)-ran\ as a boy’s name is pronounced KEER-en. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Kieran is “black“.  Source Ciarán (Irish) […]

“The Help” became the number one film in the country and has been acclaimed by critics, despite the controversy that’s been sparked in the Black community. Why has this project drawn such a negative reaction? Very few movies with African-American stars are released to the masses, and many were upset that one of the few […]