When I read about the actions of Virginia “Ginni” Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, I couldn’t hold back the laughter. Honestly, the words “Hayell to the naw,” came to mind when I read that Mrs. Thomas asked Anita Hill, the attorney who testified to Thomas’ hornier tendencies, to apologize for what […]
This week, I got together with a coalition of other concerned citizens and met at the steps of the county courthouse. We then marched around the jail to fight for the rights of two people of color, Chuniece Patterson and Raul Pinet, both of whom recently died while in police custody. The march and the […]
*”The View” co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar were so outraged by a comment made by guest Bill O’Reilly this morning that they actually walked off the set in protest. There to promote his new book “Pinheads and Patriots,” the conservative Fox News commentator brought up the proposed Islamic cultural center near Ground Zero and […]
In the history of African-American media, the White House and the President’s office only had a relationship with our community when two events were coming up – the Midterm and the General Elections. To date, while President Obama, the First Lady and the White House have given access to historic Black publications such as Essence […]
Imagine being white. Don’t imagine turning white, but imagine yourself right now, at you current age and sex, but having been born and raised white right here in America.
The election of Barack H. Obama to the office of President of the United States was hailed as a monumental step forward in race relations. His inauguration created what many referred to as a post-racial era in American history. We were finally beyond race! The land of the stars and stripes became a meritocracy. All […]
from: KissRichmond.com Rev Al Sharpton stopped by radio one talk discuss voting with Miss Community Clovia and why we can’t stop the fight now. With a big election year upon us your vote is just as important than is was in 2008. For more news on OBAMA and to stay updated on World and Local […]
Dear Relationship Expert JLS360.com “I’ve been dating this guy for almost 3 months now. We have not had any type of sex…that’s not something that we’re focused on. Anyway, we aren’t “officially” a couple. At first, I thought I was okay with it…I liked the path we were on. But now, it seems like I’m […]
Source: PraiseCleveland.com Fourth Accuser in the Eddie Long Scandal comes forward with an Interview. He speaks reveals that he had sex with Bishop in the church and was coerced into sex like the other victims. He feels the need to come forward with his truth after he saw the other victims on television. RELATED: Bishop […]
Source: PraiseCleveland.com By Tanya Wilson I have experienced firsthand what many of the members of New Birth may feel as the allegations against Bishop Eddie Long surface. Ten years ago, CNN broke a story exposing my pastor from Houston-based mega-church Brentwood Baptist.
When the now infamous allegations against Bishop Eddie Long first surfaced, the world – and specifically the African American community – paused for a seemingly endless moment. Attempting to cope with the complexity of the situation, we began questioning everything from faith and leadership, to sexuality and civic responsibility.
Bishop Eddie Long is not the first preacher who ranted against homosexuality, who in turn was accused of being gay. There have been several others, all who have been accused of carrying out homosexual affairs in the bedroom, while raging against gays in the pulpit. Here are 5 ministers who preached against homosexuality in public […]