Monthly Archives: September 2014

People often assume that as a white female, I don’t have to deal with racism. And they’re right — I don’t.

Originally posted on Passion, caffeinated:
Somebody recently told me that this picture, originally part of the #ITooAmWakeForest campaign (which you can find here: http://itooamwakeforest.tumblr.com/), was incorporated into an article somebody published on the website Total Sorority Move. I wasn’t able to track down the article myself, so it’s possible that it was moved or deleted.…

#WhereIsDarrenWilson? In Front Of A Grand Jury, Apparently (DETAILS)

Originally posted on Global Grind:
More than a month after he shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., Officer Darren Wilson made an appearance in front of a grand jury to testify on Wednesday. Wilson has not been seen since he shot 18-year-old Brown six times near the Canfield apartments. Police kept his…

T.I. Is Tired Of Black People Criticizing Iggy Azalea … Wait, What?

Originally posted on The Urban Daily:
Iggy Azalea is in the middle of one of the biggest breakout years we’ve seen from a female rapper in a long time. But along with her success she has also been dogged by some critics who accuse her of cultural appropriation and rumors of not writing her lyrics. T.I. is not happy…

HBCU Money’s 2013 African American Owned Bank Directory

All banks are listed in alphabetical order. In order to be listed in our directory the bank must have at least 51 percent African American ownership. You can click on the bank name to go directly to their website. There are 21 African American owned banks with assets totaling approximately $4.7 billion in assets or…

9/11: The Photographs That Moved Them Most

J-Jon [IG: Fx3JJON] – C.O.P ( Criminals Of Permission ) #Raw #HipHop #C.O.P. [VIDEO]

Thank you J-Jon. This video is so RAW. This is what HipHop was created for…the message. Always rap, sing, dance, fight, DIE for the message.

#BlackTwitter goes IN on Vogue’s white-washed article on black influences with #VogueArticles

Before you search your twitter feed, please read this article. I love,LOVE, LOOOOVEEE black Twitter! Nothing like a group of people check white-washed media on their bullshit! LOL I died laughing reading some of the posts: ‏@WhitOPag – #VogueArticles: How Iggy revived hip hop. @brokeymcpoverty Why The Gold Hoop Earring Will Take Over The World #voguearticles @ProfessorBLove Bill […]