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A young girl is recovering from severe burns after participating in a dangerous YouTube challenge with friends. Timiyah Landers is currently hospitalized in a Detroit medical center after she tried to take part in the “Fire Challenge.” The young girl suffered from over 49 percent of burns on her body and is on a ventilator, […]

A week after “Braxton Family Values” returned from a hiatus for the next half of season six, former “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Phaedra Parks has confirmed she’s joining the cast. Parks sat with Braxton on “Good Day New York” recently to chat about how her involvement in the show came to be. “Phaedra and I, you know, we always […]

Rapper Drake (Photo by Gabe Ginsberg/Getty Images) CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago girl awaiting a heart transplant has danced her way into a meeting with Drake. The Canadian rapper visited 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez on Monday at the Lurie Children’s Hospital during his tour’s stop in Chicago. He shared photos on Instagram, saying they had […]

The bodies of two teens reported missing in Chicago last week were discovered shot to death in a field on the city’s Southside, Chicago police announced Monday. Authorities found the bodies 16-year-old Raysuan Turner and 17-year-old Darnelle Flowers on Sunday night near Golden Gate Park, both with gunshot wounds to their bodies, station ABC 7 […]

The feud between Omarosa Manigault-Newman and President Donald Trump is heating up after the ousted White House aide accused the president of trying to start a “race war.” Manigault-Newman’s comments came during a Sunday interview with Rev. Al Sharpton, in which she claimed Trump’s outreach to African-American voters was nothing but a sham. ” … We […]

by Daryl Nelson Boots Riley, Spike Lee Boots Riley has a problem with Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman,” and he explained why in a three page essay. Besides being the veteran rapper from Oakland’s The Coup, Riley is also a filmmaker who created the movie “Sorry to Bother You,” which, like Spike’s film, has a lot of buzz surrounding it. […]

by the Law Office of Yolanda Huang Giving birth in prison is not rare. “At any given time, between 6 and 10 percent of the approximate 113,000 women serving time in the United States are pregnant. Between 1977 and 2007, the number of women behind bars increased by 832 percent. That rise in incarcerated women […]

by Liberation Staff Seattle Hundreds of anti-fascists confronted a coalition of far-right extremist bullies in Seattle on Aug. 18. The fascist event was part of the “National March Against Far-Left Violence” that was scheduled to take place in several cities one week after “Unite the Right II” in Washington, D.C. Police so far refuse to […]

by Kerry ‘Shakaboona’ Marshall The Today Show’s Hoda Kotb interviews Alice Marie Johnson and Kim Kardashian after Kim’s advocacy succeeded in winning the freedom of Alice Marie Johnson, who had served 21 years for a first-time nonviolent offense. – Photo: Bazaar It was very noble of celebrity Kim Kardashian to visit the White House to […]

The New York Police department has paid acclaimed filmmaker Spike Lee more than $200,000 for a program that’s meant to improve relations between local law enforcement and the Black community. A spokesman for the NYPD’s nonprofit New York City Police Foundation confirmed the news to the New York Post Thursday, Aug. 16, saying the department reached out […]


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