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Today we celebrate the birthday of Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr…Here’s a brief bio: Martin Luther King, Jr., (January 15, 1929-April 4, 1968) was born Michael Luther King, Jr., but later had his name changed to Martin. His grandfather began the family’s long tenure as pastors of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, serving […]

  (EEW MAGAZINE) They may be leaders of the free world, but President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama are not immune to racism. In a PEOPLE feature, the power couple open up about having to deal with prejudice and stereotypes just like everyone else. “I think people forget that we’ve lived in the White […]

A new film titled “Father’s Day,” explores the impact of fatherless homes on Black Americans. The film was produced by a New York and Connecticut based duo, Squeaky Moore and Ashley Shante. See Also: Peppersoup Cafe Brings Taste Of Africa To Houston See Also: Beyonce Parties Hard In New Music Video View the trailer below. […]

In light of the surging wealth disparity and unemployment rate, among other socio-economic issues plaguing the country, Rev. Al Sharpton wrote a column in the Huffington Post, urging Americans —African-Americans in particular — to take more action in challenging the government. In the column, Sharpton encourages African-Americans to address their issues at the National Action […]

In light of the surging wealth disparity and unemployment rate, among other socio-economic issues plaguing the country, Rev. Al Sharpton wrote a column in the Huffington Post, urging Americans —African-Americans in particular — to take more action in challenging the government. In the column, Sharpton encourages African-Americans to address their issues at the National Action […]

In light of the surging wealth disparity and unemployment rate, among other socio-economic issues plaguing the country, Rev. Al Sharpton wrote a column in the Huffington Post, urging Americans —African-Americans in particular — to take more action in challenging the government. In the column, Sharpton encourages African-Americans to address their issues at the National Action […]

A Washington Post/ABC poll revealed a sharp decline in support for President Obama from his liberal African-American voter base over his jobs agenda. The number of liberal Democrats who strongly support Obama’s record has plummeted from 53 percent to 31 percent. The number of African-Americans who support Obama’s performance on the economy once stood at […]

A Washington Post/ABC poll revealed a sharp decline in support for President Obama from his liberal African-American voter base over his jobs agenda. The number of liberal Democrats who strongly support Obama’s record has plummeted from 53 percent to 31 percent. The number of African-Americans who support Obama’s performance on the economy once stood at […]

Talking to Kids About Sex? Knowledge is Power By: The National Campaign, Special to BlackAmericaWeb.com Parents should be the first, best teachers on the topics of sex, love and relationships. In fact, a National Campaign study shows that the majority of teens – 51 percent of boys and 53 percent of girls – believe that […]

Talking to Kids About Sex? Knowledge is Power By: The National Campaign, Special to BlackAmericaWeb.com Parents should be the first, best teachers on the topics of sex, love and relationships. In fact, a National Campaign study shows that the majority of teens – 51 percent of boys and 53 percent of girls – believe that […]

If you were struck with amnesia tonight while you slept, tomorrow would be the first day of your life.