Category: News

Wesley Snipes To Star In "The Expendables 3"

Wesley Snipes To Star In "The Expendables 3"

It looks like this will be Wesley Snipes' first gig post-prison, after serving a 3-year sentence at the Federal Correctional Institution in Pennsylvania. Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer revealed the news in a conference call...

Black Florida Teen Harrassed & Brutalized By Police

Black Florida Teen Harrassed & Brutalized By Police

A Florida teenager was allegedly put in a chokehold, slammed to the ground and arrested for simply looking at Miami-Dade police officers. 14-year-old Tremaine McMillian was wrestling with another teenager over Memorial Day weekend...

Petition On Deck To Get Tyler Perry Dropped From OWN Channel

Petition On Deck To Get Tyler Perry Dropped From OWN Channel

A new petition published on Change.org is calling for Oprah Winfrey's network to remove her friend and business partner Tyler Perry from OWN's airwaves, claiming that the filmmaker "perpetuates stereotypes" about the black community....

The Senate Under Fire For Racist Decision Over Food Stamps

The Senate Under Fire For Racist Decision Over Food Stamps

The Senate unanimously voted last Wednesday to make ex-convicts who were convicted of violent crimes ineligible for the Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), better known as food stamps. Robert Greenstein, president of the Center...