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  • Media Refute Trump on Blacks, Arab Americans
    November 23, 2015 GOP candidate stands by racially charged misinformation; networks can't agree on challenge to trump on access; Iran sentences Washington…
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 10:17pm -
  • Latino Leaders Irate After NBC Meeting
    November 20, 2015 Network news president blunders but elevates Diaz-Balart; Syrian journalist says internal rifts led ISIS to bomb; Ta-Nehisi Coates wins…
    - 4 days ago 20 Nov 15, 10:42pm -
  • For Some, Race Shapes Views of Paris Coverage
    November 18, 2015 Commentators see hypocrisy in positions on refugees; Carson adviser questions candidate's grasp of Middle East; Bobby Jindal is a "charl…
    - 6 days ago 19 Nov 15, 12:53am -
  • New on Editorial Page: Thuggish Poses
    November 16, 2015 Palm Beach Post takes readers to deadly "Facebook wars"; opinion pages turn to communities to keep diversity; honors for exposing "The D…
    - 8 days ago 16 Nov 15, 10:32pm -
  • MSNBC Videos Show Death in Police Custody
    November 11, 2015 Tasered man pleads, "Please don't do this to me"; free-press confrontation at Mizzou harkens back 40 years; dozens died in Ike's deporta…
    - 13 days ago 11 Nov 15, 3:20pm -
  • Mizzou J-School a Part of Protest Story
    November 9, 2015 Columnists call football team's threatened strike historic; troopers misreport race of drivers they stop, station finds; do reporters rea…
    - 15 days ago 9 Nov 15, 10:04pm -
  • Carson Fights One-Two Punch From Media
    November 6, 2015 Tales of West Point offer, violent past challenged; Amos Brown, "voice of the people" in Indy, dies at 64; Native Americans hail rejectio…
    - 18 days ago 6 Nov 15, 10:21pm -
  • And Now, a Case of "Sitting While White"
    November 4, 2015 "Bland got off easy," columnist writes of tasered man; 46 laid off at Philly Inquirer, Daily News,; K.C. Star sells out of Wor…
    - 20 days ago 4 Nov 15, 10:21pm -
  • J-Dean Stopped for "Walking While Black"?
    November 2, 2015 Video of Saturday morning encounter prompts a debate; Obama: News cycle leads to sensationalism, pessimism; . . . "Hamilton" called exam…
    - 22 days ago 2 Nov 15, 10:30pm -
  • NABJ Shakeup After New Deficit Estimate
    October 30, 2015 Figure nears $380K; executive director's job, 2 others cut; organizer says he'll continue drive to oust Lemon; Philly Inquirer, Daily Ne…
    - 25 days ago 30 Oct 15, 9:04pm -
  • Why Are Cops in Schools, Anyway?
    October 28, 2015 Media question discipline practices after S.C. incident; 25,000 sign petition urging CNN to fire Don Lemon; GOP candidates blast CNBC, ma…
    - 27 days ago 28 Oct 15, 10:36pm -
  • Media Coverage Said to Slow Down Police
    October 26, 2015 FBI director ties scrutiny, rise in violent crime; Ole Miss removes state flag from campus; Houston Chronicle series showcases foreign-bo…
    - 29 days ago 26 Oct 15, 10:56pm -
  • Obama to Black Lives Matter: Got Your Back
    October 23, 2015 Group "raises legitimate issue," president says at forum; Campaign '16 press corps has gender, not racial diversity; dressing like "Empir…
    - 32 days ago 23 Oct 15, 4:26pm -
  • Why Is Donald Trump Hosting "SNL"?
    October 21, 2015 Latinos see invitation as "a big '[expletive] you' "; Black Lives Matter gets OK for candidate "town hall"; The Root to produce content f…
    - 34 days ago 21 Oct 15, 10:45pm -
  • Kevin Merida to Lead ESPN's "The Undefeated"
    October 19, 2015 Change of direction for Washington Post's first black M.E.; FCC OK's Armstrong Williams purchase of 2 more stations; Howard U. considers…
    - 36 days ago 19 Oct 15, 11:09pm -
  • Why News Industry Failed on Diversity Goals
    October 18, 2015 Ready to overcome lack of commitment, financial crises? "those good old days worked better for white males"; commenters blast Ala. edito…
    - 37 days ago 18 Oct 15, 12:45pm -
  • CNN Faulted on Lemon, Lopez Debate Roles
    October 14, 2015 Racial subjects too limiting for journalists of color?; a manifesto for increasing diversity in public media; writer says viewers expect…
    - 41 days ago 14 Oct 15, 11:25pm -
  • Media Take a Pass on Live March Coverage
    October 11, 2015 20-year anniversary of Million Man event minimized; how ABC was talked out of a wrong approach in 1995; NABJ luminaries among 300 at serv…
    - 44 days ago 11 Oct 15, 5:04pm -
  • Black Fox Staffers "Hold Their Noses"
    October 9, 2015 Network blasts observation by former NABJ president; Fox story on Dearborn prompts calls to bomb city; is this cartoon on gun violence too…
    - 46 days ago 9 Oct 15, 10:18pm -
  • Philly Magazine, Under Fire, Plans Diversity
    October 7, 2015 Latest flap follows cover that omitted blacks; Writers Guild pledges to monitor diversity at HuffPost; Cosmo crowns Kardashians the new fi…
    - 48 days ago 7 Oct 15, 10:58pm -
  • NABJ's Sidmel Estes Dies at 60
    October 6, 2015 Lack of medical insurance complicated treatment options (10/6/15); Curry quits ailing black press group; black journalist scores with repo…
    - 50 days ago 6 Oct 15, 9:07am -
  • Curry Quits Ailing Black Press Group
    October 5, 2015 Competition from digital media forces staff pay cuts; black journalist scores with reports from Afghanistan; "News One Now" loses 36% of v…
    - 50 days ago 5 Oct 15, 11:27pm -
  • News Organizations Respond to Gun Violence
    October 2, 2015 Chicago Sun-Times to "hunt down the best solutions"; some on social media repulsed by reporters' tactics; Trump abruptly pulls put of q&a…
    - 53 days ago 2 Oct 15, 11:28pm -
  • Border Patrol Agent Charged in Teen's Killing
    September 30, 2015 Action aided by pressure from Arizona Republic probe; FBI to tabulate police shootings of citizens; why so few of color in Madison, Wi…
    - 55 days ago 30 Sep 15, 10:03pm -
  • Ta-Nehisi Coates Wins MacArthur "Genius" Grant
    September 29, 2015 Foundation gives 24 recipients $625,000 over five years (9/29/15); Asian immigrants to outpace blacks, Latinos; Online News Associatio…
    - 57 days ago 29 Sep 15, 10:09am -
  • Asian Immigrants to Outpace Blacks, Latinos
    September 28, 2015 Unexpectedly, 1965 law changed the face of America; Online News Association honors Dori Maynard; despite accolades, pope's visit left I…
    - 57 days ago 28 Sep 15, 10:26pm -
  • Pope Endorses "Theology of Diversity"
    September 25, 2015 Union at Philly's WCAU pegs walkout to pontiff's arrival; "history will not treat this Congress or Boehner kindly"; new Urban News Serv…
    - 60 days ago 25 Sep 15, 11:09pm -
  • Black Journalist Granted 2-Year Protection
    September 24, 2015 Roanoke TV reporter was threatened after WDBJ killings (9/24/15); NABJ's Sidmel Estes hit by mystery illness; Philly's fee for covering…
    - 61 days ago 24 Sep 15, 12:20pm -
  • NABJ's Sidmel Estes Hit by Mystery Illness
    September 23, 2015 Friends start online fund drive to provide health care; Philly's fee for covering pope from risers: $1,500; Natives object to canonizin…
    - 62 days ago 23 Sep 15, 7:28pm -
  • Black Journalists Threatened After WDBJ Shooting
    September 20, 2015 Roanoke television station secured restraining order; NAHJ messages: "Be bolder," "Do exactly what Ramos did"; Hsu named executive dire…
    - 66 days ago 20 Sep 15, 11:52am -

Sahara Reporters

Black Blue Dog

  • newSkinhead Donald
    Among the worst of his irresponsible accomplishments, Donald Trump is reviving the loathsome tactic of exploiting racial and religious animosities for political gain. The Republican front-runner’s false claim about Muslims celebrating 9/11 and his…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 7:59am -
  • newFive shot near Black Lives Matter protest at Minneapolis police precinct: cops
    Five people were shot Monday night during a Black Lives Matter protest outside a Minneapolis Police precinct over the fatal shooting of a black man, authorities said. It’s unclear who fired the shots and police have named no suspects, but protester…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 7:55am -
  • newDonald Trump’s ‘Sources’ Are So Good, Only He Knows Who They Are
    NEW YORK — What do you do if you’re a presidential candidate and reporters keep challenging the veracity of your claims? If you’re Donald Trump, you get your own sources. On Sunday’s “This Week,” the leading Republican presidential candid…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 7:49am -
  • newChicago Cop Will Be Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting Of Unarmed Black Teen: Report
    CHICAGO (AP) — A charge of murder is expected to be filed against a white Chicago police officer accused of shooting a black teenager 16 times, just a day ahead of a deadline by which a judge has ordered the city to release a squad-car video of the…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 7:42am -
  • newKiller Mike Delivers Powerful Endorsement Of Bernie Sanders
    Rapper Killer Mike delivered an impassioned speech in Atlanta Monday night endorsing Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) for president. “In my heart of hearts, I truly believe that Sen. Bernie Sanders is the right man to lead this country,” the hip hop…
    - 16 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 7:34am -

News One

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Politics 365

  • H.R. 3713: Urban League, FAMM Voice Concerns on #JusticeReform Bills
    In a striking statement that’s a departure from the views of other major civil rights groups, National Urban League President Marc Morial expressed concerns with the two leading sentencing reform bills in Congress: S. 2123 and H.R. 3137. The Senate…
    - 4 days ago 21 Nov 15, 11:07am -
  • GOP Turns Terrorist Attack on Paris Into Anti-Refugee Fiasco
    France just suffered the worst attack on its nation since World War II and what are we talking about? A tiny number of refugees coming to the United States.  Not a terrorism strategy or whether or not there will be a vote to declare war on ISIS, but…
    - 6 days ago 19 Nov 15, 8:56am -
  • Rep. John Conyers Supports Criminal Intent Bill, Catches Hell From Left
    Other Democrats have been criticized for it, but they weren’t in the position of actually passing legislation on the issue. As of yesterday, the most senior Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee is.  Rep. John Conyers (D-MI), the ranking membe…
    - 6 days ago 19 Nov 15, 8:22am -
  • H.R. 3713: Sentencing Reform Act Reported Out of House Judiciary
    Below is the press release on H.R. 3713, the Sentencing Reform Act, which was reported out of the House Judiciary Committee today.  The legislation is similar to the Senate bill, S. 2123 authored primarily by Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley…
    - 6 days ago 18 Nov 15, 11:54am -
  • AG Loretta Lynch Testifies Like a Supreme Court Nominee
    Supreme Court Hearing Breaks Out at House Judiciary… There’s being careful.  And then maybe there’s being a bit too careful.  On Tuesday, Attorney General Loretta Lynch testified as if she answering an abortion question at a Supreme Court no…
    - 7 days ago 18 Nov 15, 1:53am -
  • House Judiciary Cmte Set to Markup 5 Justice Bills This Week
    The House Judiciary Committee is planning to markup five criminal justice reform bills on Wednesday.  Additionally on Tuesday, House Judiciary will question Attorney General Loretta Lynch. 1. H.R. 3713 — The Goodlatte-Conyers companion to Grassley…
    - 9 days ago 16 Nov 15, 10:13am -
  • Nov. 18: Goodlatte-Conyers Bill with New Heroin Penalty Heads to Cmte.
    Legislation authored by House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and ranking Democrat John Conyers (D-MI) that includes an expanded penalty for heroin containing fentanyl, will be considered by the full House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday at…
    - 9 days ago 15 Nov 15, 2:21pm -
  • Hollande Plans Response to Worst Attack in Paris Since WWII
    French President Francois Hollande is preparing a response to the attacks on his country. “This is an act of war” Hollande said regarding the near-simultaneous attacks in Paris that killed nearly 130 people and left over 80 in critical condition…
    - 11 days ago 14 Nov 15, 9:39am -
  • Top 10 Idiot Tweets and the Paris Tragedy
    Tragedy and Twitter.  There are certain moments in time when psychiatrists could have a field day by just reading social media.  Just a few simple observations questions: Why would anyone use the historic attack on the city of Paris as an opportuni…
    - 11 days ago 13 Nov 15, 10:07pm -
  • Someone Ask Bobby Jindal to Explain Glenn Ford and Albert Woodfox
    “What’s your biggest weakness,” was the first debate question for 8 Republican candidates for President one night.  Someone could have answered for Louisiana’s Governor Bobby Jindal, because the answer is so obvious: Justice.  When official…
    - 12 days ago 12 Nov 15, 10:22pm -
  • Fmr. Ohio State Senator Nina Turner Switches Support From Hillary to Bernie
    In a surprise, former Ohio State Senator Nina Turner, who is a prominent voice for voting rights in Ohio, has switched support from Hillary Clinton to Bernie Sanders.  Turner has been an active supporter of Clinton in the past.  Though Turner repor…
    - 12 days ago 12 Nov 15, 8:45pm -
  • MOBILE NOW Act Seeks to Expand Spectrum Pipeline Act
    Congress enacted the Spectrum Pipeline Act as part of its recent budget negotiations. This past weekend, however, members of the Senate Commerce Committee began exploring ways to expand upon that Act’s directive to deploy 30 MHZ of federally-held s…
    - 15 days ago 9 Nov 15, 5:41pm -
  • Mizzou Student Athletes Use Power to Oust President
    After a student at the University of Missouri went on a hunger strike in protest of what the student said was a lack of attention paid by the University to racism and sexism on campus, members of the University of Missouri were sympathetic. Soon,…
    - 15 days ago 9 Nov 15, 3:10pm -
  • Hillary Clinton on #HBCUs: I Will Reverse Impact of Parent PLUS Loans
    During  a town hall at Claflin University in South Carolina hosted by Roland Martin, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said she would reverse the Obama Administration’s policies on Parent PLUS Loans. The Parent PLUS loan fiasco started in…
    - 17 days ago 7 Nov 15, 2:50pm -

The Root

Hinterland Gazette

  • Chicago Braces as Laquan McDonald Police Shooting Video to be Released
    Chicago braces as the Laquan McDonald police shooting video is set to be released on Wednesday following a judge’s order. The police dashcam video allegedly captured a white officer firing 16 rounds into the teen as he lay prone on Pulaski Road in…
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 8:57pm -
  • BAD MIND: PNP’s Peter Phillips Hits Andrew Holness on His “Mansion”
    The People’s National Party of Jamaica has bigger issues to worry about than Peter Phillips bitching about Opposition Leader Andrew Holness’ mansion. Phillips said PM Portia Simpson Miller has a “mission to secure the advancement of all Jamaica…
    - 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 11:36am -
  • SHAMEFUL: School Children Riding in Taxi Trunks in Areas of Jamaica
    The Jamaica Transport Authority warned route taxi drivers to stop the “illegal and most inhumane practice” of transporting school children in their car trunks to maximize earnings. Donald Foster, managing director for the TA, said, the operators…
    - 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 10:49am -
  • Bill Bratton More Concerned with Guns Than Syrian Refugees
    New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is more concerned about guns than he is about the freak-out over the Syrian refugees. Bratton called on Congress to “help us out with that Terrorist Watch List, those thousands of people that can purchase f…
    - 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 9:33am -
  • Donald Trump’s Hatemongering Turns to Black Community with Racist, Fake Crime Stats
    GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump turned his hatemongering to the black community with fake crime statistics from the “Crime Statistics Bureau — San Francisco” that he tweeted on Sunday. I don’t even want to know what that is all abou…
    - 2 days ago 22 Nov 15, 4:42pm -

Good Black News


  • new‘Barbershop 3’ Trailer Mixes Beauty, Comedy and Gang Violence [WATCH]
    *Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer are reunited in “Barbershop: The Next Cut,” more than 10 years after the hit sequel, (“Barbershop 2: Back in Business”), which saw Calvin (Ice Cube) trying to save his shop from a competitive and overzealo…
    - 1 hour ago 24 Nov 15, 9:58pm -
  • newVideo of Chicago Police Officer Shooting Laquan McDonald Released (WATCH)
    *Following up on a story we posted earlier, Chicago officials have released a video of Jason Van Dyke, a white police officer fatally shooting Laquan McDonald, a black teenager last year. The move came on Tuesday after a judge’s order last week to…
    - 2 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 8:49pm -
  • new(Video) WATCH: New ‘Zootopia’ Trailer
    *Have you ever imagined a world in which animals were just like us being stuck in traffic, late for work and immersed in urban metropolises faster than a New York minute? On Friday March 4, 2016 we’ll all be able to find out in theaters nationwide…
    - 3 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 8:32pm -
  • newPatti LaBelle Wants to Work with Fetty Wap, Talks Pie Success [WATCH]
    *With appearances on “Dancing With the Stars,” “Empire” and “American Horror Story” under her belt, Patti LaBelle and her music are anything but out of sync with being on the radar of “young people.” So much so that she’s making it…
    - 4 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 7:40pm -
  • new‘Empire’: Alicia Keys Storyline to Explore Biracial Issues (Watch)
    *Alicia Keys begins her multi-episode stint on “Empire” this week as Sky Summers, a famous singer who teams with Jussie Smollett’s character Jamal on a new song, “Powerful.” “She’s really excited to work with him. He’s been so able to…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 6:30pm -

Black Voice News

  • #NousSommesUnis

    - 6 days ago 18 Nov 15, 12:58pm -
  • Competitors’ Temperaments (5)
                An Attitude—i.e. a Disposition + a Temperament–fashions a mental position about a “Thing.” A Temperament is an aroused physiological Sensory Consciousness reaction with a prevailing trend. Type I–Non-aggressive Spir…
    - 6 days ago 18 Nov 15, 12:55pm -
  • Exclusive: Sugar Ray Leonard Reflects on “No Más” 35 Years Later

    - 7 days ago 17 Nov 15, 4:47pm -
  • Supernatural Cult Competition (4)
    In C17, Thomas Hobbes elaborated on Supernatural type mental processes which feature Non-Rational thinking patterns dictated by Supernatural Contingent Beings.  These patterns by a mechanically oriented society gave Non-Reason delusional superior…
    - 8 days ago 16 Nov 15, 12:01pm -

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