Hollywood’s latest success story, Get Out, has seen it enter the history books: its director Jordan Peele has become the first black writer-director to earn more than $100 million (£82m) at the box office with a debut feature.
Evil was on display in Chicago and lots of people did nothing, says the spokesman for a well-known family ministry.
‘It Was Such an Empowering Moment’: Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr Helps Stranded Motorist, Then Prays for him
For years, the Oakland Raiders were known for being the NFL’s renegade franchise. Their fans reside in the “Black Hole” and refer to themselves as the “dark side.” However, it’s difficult for the organization to keep their scary reputation with Derek Carr as their quarterback. The face of the Raiders just happens to be one of […]
More Black Millennials Are Discovering Church Online and It Doesn’t Disqualify Them from Being Part of the Physical Church Family
I grew up in my family’s church. My uncle was the pastor and, for me, church became a practice instead of an experience. During Easter and Mother’s Day, we often joked about the number of people who decided to practice attending service in order to appease those they love. As Easter gets closer, I wonder […]
Former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal has followed 5-year-old Syari Sanders’ progress closely in the two months since the little girl was mauled by two dogs that also fatally attacked her friend, Logan Braatz.
A 19-year-old pregnant girl from College Station, Texas was killed last Friday by a train while she posed for a photography session on the train tracks.
President Trump says Snoop Dogg Would be Facing ‘Jail Time’ if Music Video Showed him Pointing Gun at Obama
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday attacked a music video in which rapper Snoop Dogg points a fake gun at a clown-like Trump figure.
Four Teenage Ethiopian Girls Who Were Charged With Distributing Christian Literature and ‘Inciting Religious Violence’ are Released from Prison
Four teenage believers, three of them minors, served a one-month jail sentence after being convicted on charges of distributing Christian literature and “inciting religious violence.” The girls were reported to be “in good health” following their release from prison on Dec. 22. Gifti, 14; Mihiret, 14; Eden, 15; and Deborah, 18, served their sentences in […]
Montgomery, Alabama, Honors Claudette Colvin Who Refused to Give Up Her Seat on a Bus as a 15-Year-Old Girl
The City of Montgomery passed a proclamation in February naming March 2 “Claudette Colvin Day” to honor the day the unsung civil rights hero who refused to give up her seat on the bus as a 15-year-old in 1955. While the city holiday is only for this year, King Hill Baptist Church — the church […]
When former first lady Michelle Obama walked into a D.C. high school classroom, the stunned students erupted in tears. One student even darted out of the classroom to regain her composure before she could sit next to her.