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17th August 2014

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Baltimore Artist Ellis (@Ellis_410) Discusses Trials And Tribulations Of Black Men With “Original Manz” (Video)

Baltimore Artist Ellis (@Ellis_410) Discusses Trials And Tribulations Of Black Men With “Original Manz” (Video)

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In the wake of the Mike Brown tragedy and the recent violence that has struck the black community by the hands of law enforcement, ELLIS releases one of his most profound tracks “Orginal Manz” where he speaks on the trails and tribulations of black men and the everyday challenge they face to thrive and survive in America. ELLIS always has a message in his music but this topic hits home…

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17th August 2014

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Boko Haram Abducts 97 And Kills 28 In Raid On Nigerian Fishing Village

Boko Haram Abducts 97 And Kills 28 In Raid On Nigerian Fishing Village

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Nigerian terrorist group Boko Harum is back at it. The group raided a Nigerian village, kidnapping 97 and killing 28.

According to residents, the extremist terror group raided a farming and fishing village on the banks of Lake Chad on Monday.

News of the raid and kidnapping reached media outlets days after the initial attack due to communication issues and lack of cell phone towers,…

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17th August 2014

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#JusticeMikeBrown: Hip-Hop Stands Up For Mike Brown (Photo)

#JusticeMikeBrown: Hip-Hop Stands Up For Mike Brown (Photo)

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In the last week, the media has been camped out in Ferguson Missouri covering the shooting death of teenager Mike Brown.

Brown was shot to death last week by police officers in Ferguson after him and a friend were approached by police while they were walking in the streets. Conflicting reports about what Brown did minutes before the shooting and how the police handled the shooting have flooded…

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17th August 2014

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Filmmaker’s New Project Takes A Look At Bishop Eddie Long’s Relationship With Young Boys (Video)

Filmmaker’s New Project Takes A Look At Bishop Eddie Long’s Relationship With Young Boys (Video)

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Bishop Eddie Long was a respected Pastor and leader on of one of the biggest congregations in the country. The former head of New Birth Baptist Church found himself caught in a scandal back in 2010 after allegations of him raining gifts and money on young boys who were members of his church at the time in exchange for sexual favors.

The story has simmered down some, but Long might find himself…

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17th August 2014

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Armed Men Raid Liberia Ebola Quarantine Center

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Armed men claiming that “there’s no Ebola” in Liberia raided a quarantine center for the deadly disease in Monrovia overnight, prompting at least 20 patients infected with the deadly virus to flee, a witness said Sunday.

Liberian officials fear Ebola could soon spread through the capital’s largest slum after the looters chased off Ebola patients and took items including blood-stained…

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17th August 2014

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Rev. Al Sharpton Leads Rally For Slain Black Teen

Rev. Al Sharpton Leads Rally For Slain Black Teen

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Per The Root:

In an effort to show solidarity with protesters in Ferguson, Mo., the Rev. Al Sharpton Saturday rallied at his New York City, Harlem-based civil rights headquarters alongside the family of a Staten Island man who was also slain by a police officer, CBS New York reports.

Family members of Eric Garner, the Staten Island man who died after an officer placed him in an…

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17th August 2014

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Happy Birthday Marcus Garvey (Video)

Happy Birthday Marcus Garvey (Video)

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On August 17th 1887 a revolutionary voice was born.

Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr. came into this world, the youngest of 11 children in Saint Anns Bay Jamaica.

Garvey would go on to be one of the prominent voices in the Black community. His push to have all Blacks in America to leave on a boat and head to Africa, ridding ourselves of the tyranny and injustice that they faced daily in the States.

The…

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18th June 2014

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Mixtape: Gillie Da Kid (@GillieDaKid) “King Of Philly 3” (Audio)

Mixtape: Gillie Da Kid (@GillieDaKid) “King Of Philly 3″ (Audio)

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Gillie Da Kid dropped his highly anticipated King of Philly 3 (KOP) mixtape today. This the follow-up to his King of Philly 2 mixtape released last year.

This round, Gillie Da Kid teamed up with the likes of The Game, Jadakiss, Waka Flacka, Jim Jones, Freeway, Trae Da Truth, StarrZ, Spadeo along with production by Sonny Digital, Mannie Fresh, Coney Gurl, Batman aka “Rouge,” and B-Do.

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16th June 2014

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Gillie Da Kid ft The Game + Star Studded “My N*ggaz Aint Broke” (Audio)

Gillie Da Kid ft The Game + Star Studded “My N*ggaz Aint Broke” (Audio)

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Gillie Da Kid dropped a new banger today titled “My N**gaz Ain’t Broke” featuring The Game and Star Studded, giving his fans yet another taste of the new heat he’s bringing on the upcoming mixtape King of Philly 3 (KOP).

Check out his new track below. KOP 3 hits the streets June 25th

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11th June 2014

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Too Far?: Katy Perry’s “Racist” Dancing Mummies Sparks Outrage (Photo)

Too Far?: Katy Perry’s “Racist” Dancing Mummies Sparks Outrage (Photo)

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There’s a thin line between something being artsy and creative and something being over the top and out of pocket. Pop star Katy Perry veered way past the former and all the way into the latter during a recent performance.

Perry brought out some big, big booty dancing mummies to join her on stage during her set. The images from the performance so some characters had bit butts, big…

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