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getty images: First Lady Michelle Obama said Thursday that Republican nominee Donald Trump bragging on a 2005 tape about his fame allowing him to “do anything to women” shook her to the core. Speaking at a campaign rally in New Hampshire for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, Mrs. Obama called the comments “shocking and demeaning.” She […]

First lady Michelle Obama made no secret of her admiration for her husband-of-23-years Wednesday night, taking to Twitter to gush about the president following his speech at theDemocratic National Convention in Philadelphia. “That’s my man! Your truth, dignity and grace reminds us what real leadership looks like. I am always proud of our @POTUS,” the […]

    Michelle Obama may not be the president of the United States, but she certainly knows how to command a room. The First Lady delivered her final campaign speech tonight as she helped open the floor during day one of the Democratic National Convention. With so much interest in Michelle’s 2008 DNC speech (because it […]

getty image EEW Magazine News A writer who worked with Melania Trump on her Republican convention speech is taking full responsibility for using passages from First Lady Michelle Obama‘s address at the 2008 Democratic convention. See the full statement. TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: My name is Meredith Mciver and I’m an in-house staff writer […]

Kevin Winter/Getty Images The 2016 ESPY Awards started out with an epic speech from basketball’s biggest stars.LeBron James, 31, Chris Paul, 31, Carmelo Anthony, 32, and Dwyane Wade, 34, stood before the audience and pleaded for us all to take part in ending the violence in America. They have had “enough” of the senseless shootings […]

Last night Twitter erupted in jubilation after Jesse Williams gave the acceptance speech of the century at last nights BET Awards. Justin Timberlake then tweeted his thoughts about the speech, and the little blue Twitter birds have been pecking him ever since. See the video below: Jesse Williams Speech

Singer Rihanna and Shonda Rhimes, creator of ABC’s hit shows “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How to Get Away with Murder,” were among the honorees at BET’s annual women’s empowerment awards show, “Black Girls Rock” on Friday. Held inside the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, New Jersey, the awards show, hosted by “Blackish” star […]

Decades after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., we still recall the fateful words of his last public speech.   Decades after the assassination…

President Barack Obama said Tuesday that despite his executive actions bypassing Congress on guns, lawmakers still need to address the issue. “Congress still needs to…

President Barack Obama on Sunday issued his most passionate denunciation yet of ISIS, vowing to “destroy” the group in a relentless, strong and smart campaign…

  President Obama said Monday that more nations “need to step up with the resources that the fight demands” in order to defeat the Islamic…

Whoopi Goldberg was recently interviewed by BET.com and was asked about Viola Davis’ astounding Emmy speech which moved many of us — except Nancy Grahn, of…