Actor, activist, and sometimes model, Jesse Williams, was a recent guest on Viceland’s Desus & Mero. The Grey’s Anatomy actor talked about his new mobile app, ‘Ebroji’, being a teacher, and life following his acceptance speech at the 2016 BET Awards. Williams discussed how black culture is something that is constantly being appropriated by white society. This what gave […]
The first mannequin challenge video I saw was well done; I was unaware of this new internet phenomenon. The mannequin challenge is when someone stands motionless in a position, typically depicting some sort of scene. The are people who gather large groups of people to help with the scene. Tyrese posted to his Instagram a mannequin challenge video which depicts […]
Musical artist Sevyn was scheduled to sing the national anthem at the Philadelphia 76ers season opener. According to Sevyn, minutes before she was set to perform, she was told by someone from the 76ers organization that she would no longer be performing because she had on a “We Matter” jersey. I’m not surprised by the oppression of […]
Students at East Tennessee State University were quietly protesting on campus in support of Black Lives Matter, and some racist asshole decides it’s a good idea to pass out bananas while wearing a gorilla mask; the burlap sack which the bananas came from featured the confederate flag. It took a while for the police to get […]
I talk to Derrick Lewis about his fight with Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night 90. We also discuss potential future matchups, his thoughts on Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt at UFC 200, frivolously spending money, and the recent killings of black men and cops.
After a sniper opened fire on police in Dallas, TX at the rallies over the executions of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile by police, the tensions between the police and the citizens is at a feverish high. Tonight in Baton Rouge, LA, where Alton Sterling was killed, another protest took place. The tension is extremely […]