Monday, October 31, 2011

Dr. Boyce: Soledad O'Brien, Michael Arrington and the Non-Existent Black Entrepreneur

Soledad O'Brien had a lot to say to Michael Arrington about the fact that he doesn't believe that black entrepreneurs exist.  Dr. Boyce Watkins has a few things to say as well. 

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Republicans Say "GOP is the New Black" on a Billboard

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Dr. Boyce and Dr. Christopher Emdin, Columbia University, Discuss the Flaws of Public Education

Dr. Christopher Emdin discusses problems with the education system

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The Less Talk, More Action Tour Hits Detroit - Here's the Itinerary

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All Teens Will Be Tested for HIV

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Herman Cain Accused of Sexual Harassment

Herman Cain is being accused of sexual harassment....whoa....

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Thursday, October 27, 2011

Mika Edmondson: Why Do Black Churches Follow Bad Preachers?


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Dr. Byron Price: Fixing the Prison Problem Comes Down to Entrepreneurship

Prof. Byron Price has a lot to say about the prison industrial complex and how to fix it.
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Ballin Out of Control.....African Prince Has $2 million Maserati and Private Jet Seized by the Feds

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Did you know that Maserati's can cost $2 million dollars?  This guy does.

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Mo-Nique Says She Supports Gay Marriage

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Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Monday, October 24, 2011

Dr. Boyce Watkins: Tyler Perry, Al Sharpton and the "Proper Negro" Remark

al sharpton, tyler perry and proper negroes
Al Sharpton defends Tyler Perry with the "proper negroes" remark, but does it all add up? 

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Studies Show that 1-in-4 Black Male High School Dropouts Ends Up in Prison

1-in-4 black men who drop out of high school end up in prison

Studies are releasing shocking data about the relationship between black male education and mass incarceration. 

Dr. Boyce: Why Would Pepper Spray Be Used on Middle School Kids? Understanding the School-to-Prison Pipeline

byron price and dr boyce watkins discuss the pepper spray incident in norfolk

A school in Norfolk is under the spotlight after some middle school kids were pepper sprayed.  Black Scholars Dr. Boyce Watkins and Dr. Byron Price discuss the issue. 

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What the Hayell? A Cop Caught on Camera Casually Macing a Child

image of a cop macing a child

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Saturday, October 22, 2011

Nigerian Tribal King Files Billion Dollar Suit Against Dutch Shell Oil Company

Quite a few Nigerians are angry with Dutch Shell for allegedly destroying their environment.  But the violations go even deeper than that. 

Friday, October 21, 2011

Cornel West Gets Arrested Again

cornel west gets arrested again in new york

It looks like Cornel West is on a mission.  

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First Lady Michelle Obama Tweets for the First Time (Video)

Michelle Obama is a smart lady and a fast learner.  See how she gets down on Twitter. 


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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Melody Barnes Is the Next Person to Exit the White House

melody barnes is next person to exit the white house

Looks like the Obama Administration has yet another official exit, Melody Barnes.  

Security Guard Pepper Sprays Middle School Kids

middle school

Why would security guards pepper spray middle school children? 

Gadhafi is Dead

Libyan leader Gadhafi is dead

The Libyan dictator had a 42-year run that has now come to an end. 

Study: President Obama Receives More Negative Media Coverage Than Any Other Candidate

It looks like the media loves Rick Perry, but can't stand President Obama. 

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Dr. Boyce: Bryant Gumbel Seeks to Liberate the NBA Plantation

dr boyce watkins discusses bryant gumbel's comment about nba commissioner david stern




Very, Very Funny: Erin Harper Does a Mock Interview Between Herman Cain and Barbara Walters

erin harper imitates an interview between herman cain and barbara walters

Watch this hilarious interview between Herman Cain and Barbara Walters.  But it's actually a spoof performed by Erin Harper, who is absolutely hilarious. 

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Dr. Boyce and Ryan Mack Discuss the "Less Talk More Action Economic Empowerment Tour"

Dr. Boyce Watkins and Ryan Mack are into less talk, more action.  Check out what they have to say.

Charges Dropped Against Cornel West After Recent Arrest

Cornel West's charges are dropped after his arres

Looks like Cornel West won't be going to jail after all.  Now, he can continue doing his thing. 

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Herman Cain Says He Doesn’t Believe in Abortion Under Any Circumstances

herman cain doesn't believe in abortion

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Intentional? MLK Memorial Does Not Mention the Word “Black” Anywhere

Martin Luther King Memorial fails to mention the word "black"

by Dr. Boyce Watkins, Your Black World

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Dr. Boyce: 5 Questions Dr. King Might Ask about His Memorial Dedication

would martin luther king attend his memorial dedication ceremony?

Dr. Boyce: 5 Questions Dr. King Might Ask About His Memorial

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It only makes sense that we show respect for those who have chosen to participate in the Martin Luther King Memorial Dedication ceremonies this week. Millions of Americans truly appreciate the legacy of Dr. King, and their involvement in the ceremony is reflective of this sentiment. So, my desire not to participate in the commemoration… [Continue Reading]

Monday, October 10, 2011

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