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He's Only Successful Becuase He's Gay?

Recently Spanky Hayes of Wild-N-Out fame has made allegations that Tyrese Gibson and Morris Chestnut have compromised themselves sexually in order to be successful in the entertainment industry. 15 more words

Hip Hop

Judgment Call

Terio the 7-year-old Internet sensation was on stage dancing to Bobby Shmurda’s hit single “Hot Nigga” at this years BET Hip-Hop awards. After ruminating over the performance I started to think about the whose decision it was to have a child on stage dancing to a song about living destructive lifestyle and the politics behind it. 147 more words

Hip Hop

What's the Low Down on the 'Down Low'?

Justin Luc Hoy’s article, “Secret Sex and the Down Low Brotherhood,” discusses a fairly recently developed subculture of black men who have sex with other black men, but identify as heterosexual.   1,136 more words

Culture

Unemployment Rate Sits At 11 Percent For Blacks, New Gains For Men

Last week, the United States Department of Labor released new jobs numbers for September. While Black unemployment decreased slightly, there has been growth in job placement for Black men overall. 238 more words

National

Black males 21x more likely to die in police shootings than whites

A recent analysis of federal data on fatal police shootings by investigative non-profit ProPublica showed that young black males were 21 times more likely than their white peers to  263 more words

News

Unemployment rate sits at 11 percent for Blacks, new gains for men

Last week, the United States Department of Labor released new jobs numbers for September. While Black unemployment decreased slightly, there has been growth in job placement for Black men overall. 238 more words

Business