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Bill Cosby says his black media comments 'misconstrued,' rips Michael Eric Dyson

Bill Cosby hasn’t said much about the growing number of allegations against him.

But he would like to clarify one thing – he says his “black media” … 332 more words

News

Bill Cosby Checks Michael Eric Dyson On Black Media Comments [VIDEO]

Here’s the latest from the Bill Cosby camp.

The embattled comic’s attorney, John P. Schmitt has released a statement that we assume is intended to clarify Cosby’s comment to New York Post/Washington Informer reporter… 277 more words

Entertainment News

Daniel White Hodge, "Disclaimers/Introduction/Back In The Day"

Hip Hop was born into the dysfunction we now call the ghetto, whose postindustrial conditions reflect the shift detailed by Daniel Bell from an industrial to a postindustrial society.  

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Music

Blog Post #1 NAIS People of Color Conference

The last week and a half have left me in many ways emotionally drained. As a teacher and father of two African American boys seeing the lack of indictments for Darren Wilson and later for the police officer who killed Eric Garner has left me hurt, angry and disillusioned. 371 more words

Education

"Trademark Arrogance": Ferguson Nightmare Widens: Rudy Giuliani, The NFL And Cops Doubling Down On Their "Right" To Kill

The single worst moment in Officer Darren Wilson’s testimony about the day he shot Michael Brown came when he called the unarmed teenager “it,” saying at one point, “it looks like a demon.” 867 more words

Racism

"Let’s Talk About 'Black On Black' Crime": African-Americans Long Oppressed By What Might Be Called "America On Black" Crime

OK, fine. Let’s talk about “black on black” crime.

That, after all, is where the conversation seems to inevitably turn whenever one seeks to engage a conservative on the American habit of shooting unarmed African-American boys and men. 567 more words

Conservatives