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As Byron Allen Buys The Grio, Jet and Ebony Owners Sellout to Texas Firm

  by Yvette Carnell With many black media companies not seeing the earnings of their white counterparts, some companies are getting out of publishing. Johnson Publishing is leaving the stage

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Blacks Against Empire: 7 Things You Never Knew About the Black Panther Party

The Black Panther Party was birthed in Oakland, Ca. to become the fiercest African-American armed opposition movement this country has ever known. In Black Against Empire: The History and Politics

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Comedian Kamau Bell Wants to Buy Klansman a Piece of Pie and Chat in Coffee Shop

by Yvette Carnell W. Kamau Bell is going to “explore” the Ku Klux Klan in his new series ‘United Shades of America’, according to the promotional clip posted on CNN’s

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Here’s Why Roland Martin Offered to Shine Fox New Host Bill O’Reilly’s Shoes

NewsOne‘s Roland Martin has a challenge for Bill O’Reilly after the Fox News host called black youth “ill-educated with tattoos on their forehead”.  Martin says he’ll shine O’Reilly’s shoes if

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Melissa Harris-Perry Joins ELLE.com as Editor-At-Large

After an abrupt departure from MSNBC, Melissa Harris-Perry has landed at ELLE.com as editor-at-large. “Joining ELLE.com is an opportunity to combine my expertise as a scholar, my commitments as a public intellectual,

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On Black People Drinking Obama’s “Black Jesus Kool-Aid”: 18 Most Revealing Quotes About Black Wealth From Media Mogul Byron Allen

Antonio Moore recently interviewed black media mogul Byron Allen about black wealth in America. The video is posted below, but here are the top 18 revelations and quotes from Allen’s

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Rev. Al Sharpton Worries About What Happens When Obama’s Symbolic Black Family “Walks Out of There”

by Yvette Carnell Rev. Al Sharpton said in an interview with Vanity Fair that he fears for Black America without President Obama: First he worries about an America without Barack

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In Negro Whisperer Hunger Games Saga, Joy-Ann Reid May Replace Melissa Harris-Perry

by Yvette Carnell MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry lasted longer than most other Negro whisperers at the network. Not realizing she’d been brought onboard specifically to interpret Obama to white people, as

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Melissa Harris-Perry Tells All on ‘The View’: My “Show Had Basically Been Canceled…I Wasn’t There Anymore”

Former MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry appeared on ‘The View’ to discuss her contentious parting of ways with the network. Harris-Perry used a dating analogy to describe how she’d been dumped

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