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  • newSouth Africa: Suspect Charged Over Murder of South African Football Captain
    [Deutsche Welle]A suspect has appeared in a South African court over the shooting death of national soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa. The footballer's murder has put the focus on the high level of gun crime in South Africa.
    - 3 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 4:19am -
  • newZimbabwe: Tsvangirai 'Good Mugabe Student', Ncube
    [New Zimbabwe]MDC leader, Welshman Ncube, on Friday lashed out at his former boss Morgan Tsvangirai for parroting "Mugabe's mentality".
    - 3 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 4:05am -
  • newNigeria: Shekau Denies Ceasefire, Says Girls Have been Married Off
    [Vanguard]Boko Haram denied that they had agreed to a ceasefire in a new video obtained on Friday by AFP, describing the Nigerian government claims as a lie and apparently ruling out future talks.
    - 4 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:36am -
  • newMali: Two Suspected Ebola Cases in Mali - WHO
    [Vanguard]Geneva -World Health Organisation and U.S. Centers for Disease Control suspect that two people have Ebola disease after coming into contact with two-year old girl who died of it in Mali last week.
    - 4 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 2:59am -
  • newNigeria: Police Chief Detained for Gun-Running 'Commits Suicide'
    [Daily Trust]Kaduna -The officer in charge of police armoury in Kaduna, deputy superintendent Nanbol Audu who was recently arrested for selling firearms to criminals and prominent people has shot himself to death.
    - 4 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 2:49am -
  • newZambia: Ag Must Explain Acting President Eligibility - FODEP
    [Zambia Reports]The following statement was circulated by the Foundation for Democratic Processes (FODEP):
    - 5 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 2:43am -
  • newNigeria: Collapsed Synagogue Building Has No Approval - LASG
    [Independent (Lagos)]Lagos -The Coroner inquest into the building collapse at the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) continued on Thursday, as the Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Development and Urban Planning, Toyin Ayinde, testified that…
    - 5 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 2:38am -
  • newBurkina Faso: Army Chief Takes Over
    [Deutsche Welle]The head of Burkina Faso's armed forces has taken power after mass demonstrations forced President Blaise Compaore to resign. There have been days of violent protests against the leader's 27-year rule.
    - 17 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:36pm -
  • newSomalia: Police Chief Dies
    [Dalsan Radio]Somalia's Police Chief Major General Mohamed Hassan has died today following three days of severe illness in hospital, senior Somali police officer told Radio Dalsan.
    - 17 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:21pm -
  • newLiberia: Malaria Must Be Treated Too - MSF
    [MSF]Every year, malaria claims victims in Liberia. The disease is endemic there. However, with the Ebola epidemic, it has become very difficult, if not impossible, to obtain treatment. In response, MSF has begun distributing antimalarials in Monrovi…
    - 17 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:19pm -
  • newWest Africa: Why Do Health Workers in Protective Suits Catch Ebola?
    [Thomson Reuters Foundation]London -If Ebola is difficult to catch, as medical experts say, why are fully equipped nurses contracting it in the United States and Spain, and how can aid agencies in West Africa protect their staff more effectively?
    - 17 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:57pm -
  • newSudan: 'Al Bashir Deserves Nobel Prize'
    [Radio Dabanga]Khartoum / Cairo -According to the Sudanese Minister of Information, President Omar Al Bashir is a man of peace who should have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for ending the war between Khartoum and the southern Sudanese rebels in…
    - 17 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 1:50pm -
  • newCongo-Kinshasa: Armed Rebels Leave 100 Dead
    [AI London]UN peacekeepers and the Congolese authorities must act urgently to protect civilians from a spate of sporadic attacks by armed rebels which has left at least 100 dead in the last month said Amnesty International today.
    - 20 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:46am -
  • newAfrica: Overcoming the Ebola Stigma
    [IRIN]Freetown/Monrovia/Dakar -Ebola survivors in Liberia and Sierra Leone are facing mixed reactions as they return home after contracting the deadly virus.
    - 20 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:08am -
  • newNigeria: Bus Station Blast Kills Many
    [Premium Times]A deadly explosion that ripped through a bus station in central Gombe Friday, killed at least 23 people and injured many more, the News Agency of Nigeria, has reported.
    - 20 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 11:04am -
  • newBurkina Faso: Compaoré's Bid to Extend His Rule Backfires
    [ISS]The vote on the controversial bill to change the Burkina Faso constitution to allow President Blaise Compaoré to run for a third term was scheduled for yesterday, 30 October, but ended up not taking place.
    - 20 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:55am -
  • newTunisia: National Dialogue Resumes
    [Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -National dialogue resumed, Friday at the Justice and Human Rights Ministry premises, to look at means to ensure the peaceful transition from the democratic transition stage to that of elected institutions, Tunisian Genera…
    - 20 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:49am -
  • newBurkina Faso: Burkina Faso - Revolution or Protest?
    [Chatham House]Have we been watching Burkina Faso’s people power revolution – or just a wave of angry urban protest that will be contained as President Blaise Compaoré’s regime regains its nerve?
    - 20 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:48am -
  • newAfrica: On First-Ever World Cities Day, UN Spotlights Need for Sustainable Urban Planning
    [UN News]As the world's urban areas inevitably expand, growing both in size and in population, they will also need to transition into better planned and better managed environments or risk exacerbating negative trends, the United Nations warned today…
    - 21 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:46am -
  • newBurkina Faso: AU Deeply Concerned By the Unfolding Situation in Burkina Faso
    [African Union]Addis Ababa -The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has expressed deep concern about the unfolding situation in Burkina Faso and is following its evolution very closely. She has called…
    - 21 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:38am -
  • newKenya: Jubilee Plots to Pull Kenya Out of ICC
    [The Hague Trials Kenya]Today - during the 'Is Kenya on Trial at the ICC' debate organized by Change Associates - some legislatures from the ruling Jubilee Coalition revealed that they are working on a new mechanism to pull Kenya out of the Rome Stat…
    - 21 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:28am -
  • newAfrica: HIV Self-Test Kit Coming Soon
    [What'sUpHIV]If you like movies at all, by now you will have seen - many times - the scene in romantic comedies in which a woman walks into her bathroom to perform a simple test which will tell her (with a high degree of accuracy) whether or not she…
    - 21 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:02am -
  • newNorth Africa: Europe Casts Migrants Adrift
    [UN News]The United Nations human rights expert on migrants today urged British authorities to reconsider a decision not to support search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean Sea, saying allowing people to die at Europe's borders just because…
    - 22 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 9:32am -
  • newNigeria: Court Challenge to Jonathan
    [Independent (Lagos)]Abuja -The Appeal Court in Abuja, on Wednesday, fixed November 5 to hear the appeal challenging Jonathan's eligibility to contest the presidential election in 2015.
    - 22 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 9:30am -
  • newSouth Africa: Zuma's MPs Let Him Off the Hook
    [SAPA]Parliament -A draft report by the parliamentary committee on the Nkandla controversy has absolved President Jacob Zuma and concluded that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's findings against him on misspending on his private home were not bindin…
    - 22 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 9:19am -

Richard Prince's Journal-isms

  • newMourners Aid Victimized U.S. Journalists
    October 31, 2014 Dominicans embrace Americans after equipment stolen; visiting African sees "hysterical" Ebola coverage in U.S.; editorial writer who cal…
    - 9 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 10:28pm -
  • Holder Sees End to Journalist's Prosecution
    October 29, 2014 Attorney general repeats, "No reporter's going to jail"; administration refines practice of leaking to news outlets; Zucker ties CNN spon…
    - 2 days ago 29 Oct 14, 10:28pm -
  • Sister2Sister Magazine Files for Bankruptcy
    October 27, 2014 Publisher says she'll focus on online edition; Native school shooter had "foot in each of two worlds"; Stevie Wonder visits FCC to aid vi…
    - 4 days ago 27 Oct 14, 10:16pm -
  • Radio Host Ballentine Found Guilty of Fraud
    October 24, 2014 "People's lawyer" accused of bilking lenders of $10 million; terrorists targeting Western journalists, FBI warns; leaks on Michael Brown…
    - 7 days ago 24 Oct 14, 10:15pm -
  • 15 More Disinvited in Fear of Ebola
    October 20, 2014 Universities of Ga., South Fla. cancel invitations to Africans; troubles not over for reporter who broke quarantine; NAHJ attracts nearly…
    - 11 days ago 20 Oct 14, 10:56pm -
  • CNN "Reconsidering" NABJ Sponsorships
    October 17, 2014 Journalists say network retaliates after criticism; reports on Ebola turned toward perspective this week; skepticism greets news that Nig…
    - 14 days ago 17 Oct 14, 10:22pm -
  • Disinvited Over Fear of Ebola
    October 16, 2014 J-dean says any decision would leave someone upset (10/16/14); CNN layoffs reach journalists of color; . . . MSNBC says it is keeping pr…
    - 15 days ago 16 Oct 14, 10:10pm -
  • CNN Layoffs Reach Journalists of Color
    October 15, 2014 Velez-Mitchell, Darius Walker hit in ongoing staff cuts; . . . MSNBC says it is keeping promises to Hispanics; journalists robbed, news v…
    - 16 days ago 15 Oct 14, 10:37pm -
  • How Ferguson Cops Bullied the Media
    October 13, 2014 Photographers group fights "catch and release" tactic; hard to show death by Ebola "with the dignity it deserves"; ex-all-news, all-Beyon…
    - 18 days ago 13 Oct 14, 10:35pm -
  • All-News Station Pivots to All-Beyoncé
    October 10, 2014 Don't blame Houston listeners, some tell Radio One; CNN's sole black executive producer quits; Latino, black millennials use phones as to…
    - 21 days ago 10 Oct 14, 10:16pm -
  • CNN's Racial "Atmosphere" Worries NABJ
    October 8, 2014 Fired black producer files $5 million lawsuit; restraints on African news media tighten amid Ebola panic; 70% of blacks say gays sin, but…
    - 23 days ago 8 Oct 14, 10:24pm -
  • An Apology for Whitewashing Slavery
    October 6, 2014 Magazine trashed book on forced free labor, U.S. economy; Boston Herald to meet With NAACP over staff diversity; Turner Broadcasting to cu…
    - 25 days ago 6 Oct 14, 10:46pm -
  • Ben Bradlee Wrestled With Racial Issues
    October 22, 2014 Fabled editor, dead at 93, acknowledged his ignorance; autopsy indicates Michael Brown reached for cop's gun; debate questioners overwhel…
    - 28 days ago 4 Oct 14, 1:36am -
  • Obama Takes Swipes at Fox News
    October 3, 2014 President underscores his animus on Twitter; BuzzFeed, Columbia plan fellowship for journalists of color; Post-Dispatch backs redress for…
    - 28 days ago 3 Oct 14, 10:17pm -
  • Baquet Seeks More Diverse N.Y. Times Readership
    October 1, 2014 Honored by N.Y. black journalists, editor urges outreach; public TV boards dominated by corporate interests; feds urged to investigate tre…
    - 30 days ago 1 Oct 14, 10:55pm -
  • J-Group Sees Future in Techno-Color
    September 29, 2014 Online news assn. conference makes strides in diversity; "Segregation Now" series wins twice at ONA awards; Holder seen as the "race m…
    - 33 days ago 29 Sep 14, 1:23pm -
  • Baquet Responds to "Angry Black Woman" Storm
    September 24, 2014 Alessandra Stanley tried "to make a profound point"; Google seeks to address employees' hidden biases; fans still love NFL games, but n…
    - 37 days ago 24 Sep 14, 10:32pm -
  • Racial "Blind Spots" Acknowledged at N.Y. Times
    September 22, 2014 Public editor responds on "Angry Black Woman" story; reporter drops F-word on air, quits to push pot business; overlooked: TMZ's elevat…
    - 39 days ago 22 Sep 14, 10:26pm -
  • An "Angry Black Woman" Firestorm
    September 19, 2014 Questionable framing of story on "Scandal" creator; 3 journalists among 8 killed by Ebola-frightened villagers; Goodell promises to pun…
    - 42 days ago 19 Sep 14, 10:35pm -
  • Web Fails Blacks, Latinos on Coverage
    September 17, 2014 "Their communities not paid much attention in the news"; new Washington Post blog focuses on visual narratives; whites catching Ebola v…
    - 44 days ago 17 Sep 14, 10:20pm -
  • "Why Was Michael Brown's Body Left There for Hours?"
    September 15, 2014 St. Louis paper compiles "most comprehensive" account; whites, blacks split on whether shooting was justified; Movement Veteran says or…
    - 46 days ago 15 Sep 14, 10:25pm -
  • Reassigned Columnist Quits Abruptly
    September 12, 2014 Wendi C. Thomas leaves Memphis Commercial Appeal; families of slain journalists not following official line; Atlanta Hawks GM takes ind…
    - 49 days ago 12 Sep 14, 9:59pm -
  • Killing of Journalists Buoys Support for U.S. Strikes
    September 10, 2014 In prime time, Obama declares campaign against Sunni militants; no bleeps: owners folding Vibe's print edition to publish online only;…
    - 51 days ago 10 Sep 14, 11:11pm -
  • Does TMZ Deserve Kudos After Rice Suspension?
    September 8, 2014 Debate over who was gutless and who unethical; Huffington Post M.E. leaves amid harassment investigation; Pam Oliver says age might hav…
    - 53 days ago 8 Sep 14, 10:28pm -
  • New Cosby Bio Looks Like a Best-Seller
    September 5, 2014 Mark Whitaker, a former network news executive who spent the bulk of his career at Newsweek magazine, has produced a reader-friendly bio…
    - 58 days ago 4 Sep 14, 3:20pm -
  • How Media Skew Our Views of Race, Crime
    September 3, 2014 Distortions bolster harsher penalties, study finds; USA Today lays off up to 70 people, half in newsroom; paper seeks to open any Michae…
    - 58 days ago 3 Sep 14, 10:09pm -
  • How Did "No Angel" Line About Ferguson Victim Get Through?
    September 1, 2014 Writer says having more black editors might help; N.Y. Times columnist Charles Blow says he's bisexual, sort of; women, people of color…
    - 60 days ago 1 Sep 14, 9:25pm -
  • Bombshell Suit Against "White People" Magazine
    August 22, 2014 Complaint cites story choices, pale Time Inc. leadership; CNN.com's D.C. restructuring means fewer blacks; ACLU says Ferguson events brou…
    - 70 days ago 22 Aug 14, 10:10pm -
  • "Why Police Will Continue to Arrest Journalists"
    August 20, 2014 In Ferguson, press corps has become its own story; AP decides not to refer to Brown, 18, as "teenager"; Native American sees parallels in…
    - 72 days ago 20 Aug 14, 10:39pm -
  • NBC Returning the Grio to Original Owners
    August 18, 2014 Revamp to feature breaking news video, tie to social media; blacks, whites divided on significance of Ferguson; . . . police continue to t…
    - 74 days ago 18 Aug 14, 10:28pm -

Sahara Reporters

Black Blue Dog

News One

This Week In Blackness

#FergusonDispatch: Gassed (Snippet) | #TWIBnation
#FergusonDispatch: Gassed (Snippet) | #TWIBnationSupport Independent Media: http://http//twib.fm/ferguson At approximately 2am Central during the live broadcast of TWiB's dispatch from #Ferguson @Awkward_Du...From:TWiB! Presents: BLACKNESS.TVV…
- 3 days ago 29 Oct 14, 5:50am -
#FergusonOctober: Police Engagement during Moral Monday Action
#FergusonOctober: Police Engagement during Moral Monday ActionBrought to you by RH Reality Check. www.rhrealitycheck.org During the Moral Monday Action things became tense as an officer held the an imaginary line even t...From:TWiB! Presents: B…
- 5 days ago 27 Oct 14, 10:43am -
#NoJusticeNoFootball 10:53pm | #BlackLivesMatter #STLdispatch
#NoJusticeNoFootball 10:53pm | #BlackLivesMatter #STLdispatchBrought to you by www.rhrealitycheck.org During a protest outside of the Rams Vs. 49ers game in St. Louis which was part of the #FergusonOctober Weekend of R...From:TWiB! Presents: B…
- 10 days ago 22 Oct 14, 11:13am -
#GRAYRACISM | #ablackshow
#GRAYRACISM | #ablackshowablackshow w/ @elonjames White airs Fridays at 11pm ET/8pm PT on Free Speech TV. In this segment of #ablackshow host Elon James White breaks down the ridicu...From:TWiB! Presents: BLACKNESS.TVViews:1558694ratingsTi…
- 13 days ago 19 Oct 14, 4:32am -
Morgan Freeman is Wrong | #ablackshow
Morgan Freeman is Wrong | #ablackshowWatch #ablackshow Fridays at 11pm ET/8pm PT on Free Speech TV. http://twitter.com/ablackshow_twib http://facebook.com/ablackshow.twib http://twitter.com/elon...From:TWiB! Presents: BLACKNESS.TVViews:1665…
- 14 days ago 18 Oct 14, 3:48pm -
"It's not about you, White Liberals™" w/ Dr. Brittney Cooper | @TWIBprime
"It's not about you, White Liberals™" w/ Dr. Brittney Cooper | @TWIBprimeOn this segment on @TWIBprime Elon James White, Imani Gandy and Aaron Rand Freeman talk with Dr. Brittney Cooper on Black Feminism, Michelle Goldberg & White...From:TWiB…
- 16 days ago 16 Oct 14, 1:41pm -

Politics 365

  • newIs This a Democrat?
    Everyone knows Rep. John Barrow is “the last Blue Dog standing.”  Rep. Barrow is one of the few members in Congress from the South who is a Democrat that isn’t African American.  Barrow is so conservative that he makes a lot of people wonder:…
    - 17 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 2:32pm -
  • newNew Poll: Millennials considered swing vote in upcoming election
    On Wednesday, the Harvard Institute of Politics (IOP) released a new poll of 18-29 year olds. Here are some of the key findings about America’s largest generation and how they might vote next Tuesday: 50% of 18-29 year olds would prefer that Congre…
    - 23 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 8:36am -
  • newWalmart Leads Solar Installations, Could Inspire Other Corporations
    When you think of Walmart, “bigness” often comes to mind. With 11,000 stores in 27 countries, it is the largest retailer in the world, and the largest company by revenue. Its more than 2 million workers, makes Walmart the largest private employer…
    - 23 hours ago 31 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • Record Number of African Americans Running Statewide in 2014
    A record number of African Americans are running statewide for the midterm elections.  Below is a chart of the candidates who will be on the ballot on Tuesday.
    - 2 days ago 30 Oct 14, 5:25pm -
  • Feds Convict Warren Ballentine: Not One Subprime Banker Prosecuted
    Once again, it’s always interesting to see the cases federal prosecutors pursue and the ones they don’t. Chicago Tribune: “Prosecutors alleged that Ballentine acted as the real estate lawyer at closings involving nearly 30 fraudulent loans. He…
    - 2 days ago 30 Oct 14, 4:54pm -
  • Murderer in Political Ad Endorses Republican
    Nikko Jenkins Endorses Lee Terry.  Marjorie Sturgeon of KMTV in Omaha, Nebraska reports that Nikko Jenkins, who appeared at a hearing regarding his mental competency, made a political endorsement. Jenkins, 28, who killed four people in Omaha in 2…
    - 2 days ago 30 Oct 14, 4:44pm -
  • Problematic Police Tactics
    It’s been two months since Daniel Pantaleo strangled Eric Garner, 48, to death on a sidewalk in Staten Island, N.Y. Darren Wilson shot 18-year-old Michael Brown to death on August 9. Since then, there has been nothing but silence from Officers Pant…
    - 2 days ago 30 Oct 14, 4:38pm -
  • Bipartisan Dislike Follows After Willie Horton / Nikko Jenkins Ad Airs
    A political ad aired by the National Republican Congressional Committee is being called out by many as racist. The ad, which has political circles buzzing and has gone viral, with more than 150,000 views on YouTube, has political observers pointing…
    - 2 days ago 30 Oct 14, 4:29pm -
  • DCCC Begs for Cash Again, Finally Mentions a Black Person Running for Congress
    The Hill, Mike Lillis: ”Democrats have raised $163 million to the GOP’s $125 million. That’s an enormous discrepancy, especially considering that Republicans control 34 more House seats than Democrats … The DCCC let it be known that only 77…
    - 3 days ago 29 Oct 14, 11:39am -
  • Rep. Lacy Clay Asks DoJ to Investigate St. Louis Court System #Ferguson
    Clay Urges Justice Dept. to Expand Federal Probe to Cover Municipal Courts in St. Louis City & County New Data Indicates Low-Income, Minority Residents Serving as ATM Machines for Local Government   Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO) is asking the Department of…
    - 3 days ago 28 Oct 14, 10:38pm -
  • Growing Optimism for South Sudan
    By Raynard Jackson Last month I had the chance to talk with several members of the South Sudanese delegation who attended the annual opening of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York City. Those who follow my writings know that I have…
    - 3 days ago 28 Oct 14, 10:34pm -
  • Will Latina Voices Be Heard on Election Day?
    By Maria Elena Perez, National Institute of Reproductive Health As we come to yet another important election season, in which our basic right to choose hangs in the balance, we must ask: what is at stake for Latinas’ access to reproductive health c…
    - 5 days ago 27 Oct 14, 1:05pm -
  • GOP Ad to Black Voters: Stop Voting for Dems When Nothing Changes
    MD AD: STOP VOTING FOR DEMS. A campaign ad running in Maryland in support of Republican Larry Hogan, the opponent of Democrat Anthony Brown, makes a direct appeal to Black Democrats.  Hogan and Brown are running for Governor and Brown is widely exp…
    - 6 days ago 26 Oct 14, 10:00am -
  • Immigrant activists target Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan with billboard campaign
    This week a group of immigrant activists in North Carolina unveiled a billboard campaign taking aim at Democratic Senator Kay Hagan for her immigration positions. Hagan was one of the five Democratic senators who opposed the DREAM Act in 2010 and rec…
    - 9 days ago 23 Oct 14, 2:29pm -

The Root

Hinterland Gazette

Good Black News

EURweb

  • newEbony Steele Celebrates Launch of Eponymous Website (Watch)
    *Atlanta, GA – Last  Sunday evening marked the celebratory launch of EbonySteele.com created by the dynamic lady herself Ms. Ebony Steele. Steele talks about what her fan base can expect from her new lifestyle and entertainment website encompassi…
    - 1 hour ago 1 Nov 14, 6:00am -
  • newGloria Lynne’s Son Richard Alleyne Dies A Year After His Mother
    *Richard Alleyne passed due to cancer complications on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at 6:45 p.m., in Westwood, New Jersey, at Hackensack University Medical Center at Pascack Valley, after a lengthy illness. Still grieving over the loss of his mother,…
    - 3 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 4:43am -
  • newBlack Hollywood Live| This Week | Halloween Special (Watch)
    *In this episode Black Hollywood Live hosts Derrial Christon, Courtney Stewart and DJ Jesse Janedy discuss news for the week of October 31st, 2014. Jesse opens up with The Black Panther is coming, Tiny Permanently Changes Eye Color, and Ladies Night…
    - 3 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 4:17am -
  • newA Republican Mid-Term Wave Will Further Sink Black America
    *GOP pundits and some in the media gleefully noted that a few African-American listeners purportedly walked out on President Obama during a campaign speech he made at a Maryland High School on October 19 to boost the candidacy of Maryland Gubernatori…
    - 4 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 3:28am -
  • newStan Sheppard Shepherds ‘Inner City Dreams’ an Incredible Album You Must Hear (Listen)
    *On November 25, 2014 … a ground breaking Rap compilation project entitled “Inner City Dreams,” will be released worldwide by “StarU Records/INgrooves” which will help raise funds to assist the families in the city of Chicago who have lost…
    - 6 hours ago 1 Nov 14, 1:27am -

Black Voice News

  • Laid to Rest, but Never Buried
    Past stories of police shootings in Southern California surface following the Michael Brown funeralEDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a first-person narrative used to highlight the recent discourse surrounding use of police force after of the death o…
    - 65 days ago 28 Aug 14, 12:45am -
  • For Many Girls Globally, U.S. a Symbol of Better Education
    UCR Professor: Greater representation of high-achieving women transcends into a “beacon” for girls everywhereBy Corey Arvin Staff WriterWhen news about the abduction of 276 schoolgirls reached Simi Ogunleye, she was heartbroken and outraged not…
    - 21 May 14, 2:26pm -
  • Law Enforcement Remembers Deputy Killed by Dorner
    Deputy Jeremiah MacKay remembered as a man with a ‘big heart’ By BVN StaffAs the local law enforcement community was mourning the loss of one of their own with the untimely death of Riverside Police Officer Michael Crain, they were struck anoth…
    - 22 Feb 13, 10:59am -
  • Manhunt for Ex-LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner Ends in More Bloodshed
    Riverside Police Department, Sheriff's department mourn loss of fallen officers By BVN StaffThe week-long manhunt for former Los Angeles Police Department officer Christopher Jordan Dorner came to an end Tuesday after it was confirmed Dorner was…
    - 14 Feb 13, 11:37am -
  • SB Bankruptcy Plan Talks Called “Intractable”
    Councilman Rikke Van Johnson urges outside financial helpChris LevisterSAN BERNARDINO - As the public battle rages over fixing a $45.8 million budget deficit members of the San Bernardino City Council remained mired in acrimony on Wednesday raising…
    - 26 Sep 12, 7:54pm -
  • Million Father March Event a Huge Success
    By John ColemanMore than 100 men, women, and children recently participated in the Million Fathers March organized by Street Positive CEO, Terry Boykins. Photos by John Coleman#670            "Let me hear you?" Terry Boykins asked the grou…
    - 26 Sep 12, 7:54pm -
  • Southland Campaigning
    Last Saturday Congressman James Clyburn (D - SC) was in Riverside in support of Mark Takano, candidate for the newly drawn Congressional District 41. Several community activists were in attendance including Waudier (Woodie) Rucker-Hughes, President o…
    - 19 Sep 12, 8:19pm -
  • Jose Cuervo National Championships to be Held in Huntington Beach
    Local and Pro Beach Volleyball Athletes to Compete for National Championship Title and $150,000 Prize Purse The 2012 Jose Cuervo Pro Beach Volleyball Series will round out the season with the Jose Cuervo National Championships in Huntington Beach fr…
    - 19 Sep 12, 8:09pm -
  • REDEVELOPMENT MAY NOT BE DEAD AFTER ALL
    Legislators pass bills that would revive anti-blight program Chris Levister A legislative compromise that would expand cities’ and counties’ ability to divert property taxes for local development projects may be too late for bankrupt San Bernar…
    - 19 Sep 12, 7:43pm -
  • STATE LAWMAKERS QUIETLY PASS VOTER PROTECTION BILL
    Same day voter registration to start in 2016 Chris Levister With the national spotlight on the confusion and chaos surrounding voter ID laws trained on states like Pennsylvania, Texas, Ohio, Wisconsin, Rhode Island and Florida (Since 2010, 10 state…
    - 19 Sep 12, 7:06pm -

Roland Martin

Roland Martin, Ben Carson Clash Over ACA Slavery Comments During Exclusive NewsOne Now Interview
Roland Martin, Ben Carson Clash Over ACA Slavery Comments During Exclusive NewsOne Now InterviewDr. Ben Carson explained his controversial comments regarding the Affordable Care Act and slavery during his exclusive interview with Roland S. Martin…
- 1 day ago 30 Oct 14, 8:53pm -
Roland Martin On Panetta's 'Worthy Fights:' Shameful, Disgraceful
Roland Martin On Panetta's 'Worthy Fights:' Shameful, DisgracefulRoland Martin appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to discuss Leon Panetta's new tell all book, "Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace." By writi...From:Roland Martin…
- 2 days ago 30 Oct 14, 11:48am -
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: Domestic Violence Is A National Issue, Not Just An NFL Issue
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: Domestic Violence Is A National Issue, Not Just An NFL IssueRoland Martin appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to discuss the domestic violence charges against Arizona Cardinal's Johnathan Dwyer and why the media is has n…
- 3 days ago 29 Oct 14, 3:45pm -
NewsOne Now Exclusive: Dr. Ben Carson: I'm Not Anti Obama; Not Excited About His Policies
NewsOne Now Exclusive: Dr. Ben Carson: I'm Not Anti Obama; Not Excited About His PoliciesDr. Ben Carson, sat down with Roland Martin for an exclusive interview on TV One's NewsOne now to discuss an his controversial comments, views and political…
- 4 days ago 28 Oct 14, 9:48am -
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: GOP Using Fear To Seize Political Narrative As Midterms Loom
Roland Martin On Morning Joe: GOP Using Fear To Seize Political Narrative As Midterms LoomRoland Martin appeared on MSNBC's Morning Joe to discuss Jeremy Peters' New York Times op-ed, "GOP's Campaigns Have Recurring Theme: Be Afraid." The Times'…
- 4 days ago 28 Oct 14, 9:17am -
The Black Room: Do You Remember Your Wildest Easter Suit?
The Black Room: Do You Remember Your Wildest Easter Suit?Roland Martin chops it up with comedians Antoine Scott, Queen Aishah and Larry Lancaster about the wildest Easter suit that they have ever worn.From:Roland MartinViews:5716ratingsTim…
- 4 days ago 27 Oct 14, 10:54pm -