Archive for the 'African American History' Category

One Reaction to The Verdict

• July 14, 2013 • 2 Comments

Some Tuesday Love: “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy,” from the Album, “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy: Live at ‘The Club’,” Julian “Cannonball” Adderley and His Quintet, Featuring Joe Zawinul, 1966

• July 9, 2013 • 1 Comment

In Case You’ve Been Wondering About the Antoinette Davis Trial for the Murder of Shaniya Davis…

• July 8, 2013 • 1 Comment

A Pro-Trayvon Song by Watoto From The Nile: “Warning “

• July 8, 2013 • Comments Off on A Pro-Trayvon Song by Watoto From The Nile: “Warning “

In Case You Missed It: Trayvon’s Mother, Sybrina Fulton, and His Older Brother, Jahvaris Fulton, Testify for the Prosecution in the George Zimmerman Case

• July 5, 2013 • Comments Off on In Case You Missed It: Trayvon’s Mother, Sybrina Fulton, and His Older Brother, Jahvaris Fulton, Testify for the Prosecution in the George Zimmerman Case

LeVar Burton Explains It All For Us When It Comes to “Driving While Black”

• July 3, 2013 • 1 Comment

LIVE STREAMING IV: The George Zimmerman Trial for the Murder of Trayvon Martin

• July 2, 2013 • Comments Off on LIVE STREAMING IV: The George Zimmerman Trial for the Murder of Trayvon Martin

Rachel Jeantel: You’d Better Let That Girl Alone

• June 28, 2013 • 11 Comments

Trayvon’s Death Scene

• June 26, 2013 • 31 Comments

LIVE STREAMING III: The George Zimmerman Trial for The Murder of Trayvon Martin

• June 24, 2013 • Comments Off on LIVE STREAMING III: The George Zimmerman Trial for The Murder of Trayvon Martin

Custody of Jovan Belcher and Kassandra Perkins’ Daughter Zoey Is Given to Cousin Sophie Perkins

• June 24, 2013 • Comments Off on Custody of Jovan Belcher and Kassandra Perkins’ Daughter Zoey Is Given to Cousin Sophie Perkins

Don’t Forget: “Dark Girls” Debuts on OWN Tonight, June 23 (with Update)

• June 23, 2013 • 2 Comments

LIVE STREAMING II: The George Zimmerman Trial for the Murder of Trayvon Martin

• June 17, 2013 • 2 Comments

Sidney Poitier as Seen by His Two Youngest Daughters on Father’s Day

• June 16, 2013 • Comments Off on Sidney Poitier as Seen by His Two Youngest Daughters on Father’s Day

Little Grace Colbert, Star of the Cheerios Biracial Family Ad, and Her Parents Speak

• June 11, 2013 • Comments Off on Little Grace Colbert, Star of the Cheerios Biracial Family Ad, and Her Parents Speak

Cicely is Queen: Four African American Actors Get Top Honors at The Tonys…as Neil Patrick Harris Drops the N Word

• June 10, 2013 • Comments Off on Cicely is Queen: Four African American Actors Get Top Honors at The Tonys…as Neil Patrick Harris Drops the N Word

LIVE STREAMING: The George Zimmerman Trial for the Murder of Trayvon Martin (w/Updates)

• June 10, 2013 • 2 Comments

LIVE STREAMING: Last Pre-Trial Hearing Before The George Zimmerman Trial Begins Monday in Florida (w/Update)

• June 7, 2013 • Comments Off on LIVE STREAMING: Last Pre-Trial Hearing Before The George Zimmerman Trial Begins Monday in Florida (w/Update)

Don’t Come For the First Lady While She Is Speaking, Or She May Come Back at You with a Vengeance (w/Update)

• June 5, 2013 • Comments Off on Don’t Come For the First Lady While She Is Speaking, Or She May Come Back at You with a Vengeance (w/Update)

Jack and Renée: The Swirl Enters John McCain’s Family

• June 4, 2013 • Comments Off on Jack and Renée: The Swirl Enters John McCain’s Family

Jonathan Watkins Responds to The Arrest of The Man Who Murdered Jonylah

• June 2, 2013 • Comments Off on Jonathan Watkins Responds to The Arrest of The Man Who Murdered Jonylah

Shaniya Davis: A Convicted Mario McNeill Refuses to Defend Against a Possible Death Sentence As the Jury Deliberates His Fate

• May 29, 2013 • Comments Off on Shaniya Davis: A Convicted Mario McNeill Refuses to Defend Against a Possible Death Sentence As the Jury Deliberates His Fate

“Fruitvale Station,” The Drama About The Death of Oscar Grant, Premieres in July, 2013

• May 13, 2013 • 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Back in Wisconsin: Ex-“Lambeau Leap” Footballer LeRoy Butler Gives a Four-Word Tweet of Support for Jason Collins; Loses Church Gig, But Gains More Fans for His Stand Against Homophobia

• May 3, 2013 • Comments Off on Meanwhile, Back in Wisconsin: Ex-“Lambeau Leap” Footballer LeRoy Butler Gives a Four-Word Tweet of Support for Jason Collins; Loses Church Gig, But Gains More Fans for His Stand Against Homophobia

Shaniya Davis: Judge Orders Delay to Ascertain Mario McNeill’s Psychologcal Capacity; Ruling to Proceed with Trial on Friday

• April 23, 2013 • Comments Off on Shaniya Davis: Judge Orders Delay to Ascertain Mario McNeill’s Psychologcal Capacity; Ruling to Proceed with Trial on Friday