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In celebration of Ralph Lauren’s 50th anniversary, Condé Nast put out a special issue to toast the iconic American label. Oprah Winfrey—a longtime friend of the…
The father of NBA veteran Richard Jefferson was fatally shot in a drive-by in Compton, Calif., on Wednesday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. For…
Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight on Thursday pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter for running over and killing a Compton businessman nearly four years ago…
A previously unheard home studio cassette recording of Prince, Piano & A Microphone 1983, has finally surfaced.  Rolling out across digital music services at midnight, the intimate…
The fun player rankings just keep coming. Over the last few days, ESPN has been unveiling their list of the 100 players they expect to be…
Colin Kaepernick will join the likes of numerous African American icons as he will receive Harvard’s highest honor in African and African American studies, the university…
Black women are magic and are well-known for turning lemons into lemonade. Last month, Shelia Stubbs was handed some pretty sour lemons after she had the…
I know they don’t teach any sensible version of U.S. History in American schools (fight me, I said what I said), but I really have to…
An Australian football club has apologized after a number of its players wore blackface while dressed up as Venus and Serena Williams in celebration of the end of the footballers’…
The realm of possibility is oftentimes limited for young black boys living in forgotten communities. Many are too consumed with the everyday struggle of survival to…