If you’ve been on social media the last few days, you’ve likely seen the name Keaton James trending. The young teenage boy was featured in a tearful viral video where he talks about being severely bullied. The video became so popular that a host of celebrities reached out to him and a GoFundMe account was […]

President Trump said, “removing beautiful confederate statues….so foolish.” He along with many other people argue that the confederate flag, the statues, the monuments are all apart of this country’s history.  However, others argue that the history behind these symbols are offensive and a reminder of a dark time in American history.  What do you think? […]


A confederate flag was spotted flying next to a South Carolina NCAA tournament arena.

I have never eaten at Maurice’s Piggie Park Barbecue in South Carolina. I refused to buy their BBQ products which proliferated on store shelves. For you Carolina newcomers, back in 2000 the Confederate flag controversy raged in South Carolina. This was long before Bree Newsome climbed atop a flag pole and earned national attention for […]

Trump has decided to pay a $25 million settlement in the lawsuits related to Trump University.

Scores of students staged a walk-out on Monday to express disdain for the President-Elect Donald Trump.

Two Mississippi universities removed state flags from campus over its controversial embedded Confederate emblem. They join five other Mississippi public colleges that have removed the flag. Only one remains.


Roland Martin battled Ken Reed, a White Lives Matter activist, over its protest at the NAACP headquarters in Houston.

KSEE-TV reports the two officers involved are on administrative leave. This is the seventh police-involved shooting in Fresno this year.

Much has changed, but a lot has stayed the same since tragedy unfolded a year ago at "Mother" Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina.


TV One saw a major leap in its ratings when the network aired its first feature film Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story. According to the network, the movie – which premiered on June 12 – broke record ratings and became the top original movie in network history. It drew in 2 million […]

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Mississippi is the only state in the United States that continues to fly a Confederate emblem on its flag and the fight to bring it down has reached the nation's capital.