Black Celebrities

Where Are They Now? Miami Vice’s Philip Michael Thomas

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By Dana C. Ayres Big dreams sometimes crash hard in the world of show business. Good looks don’t always lead to success. Perhaps hubris is the best way to describe the horse that actor, singer Philip Michael Thomas was riding on in the 80’s during the height of his entertainment career. 118945-don-johnson-et-philip-michael-thomas-de-fullscreen-1Philip Michael Thomas was born on May 26, 1949 ...

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10 Things You Should Know about the Sandra Bland Case

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By Joshua D. Copeland The Sandra Bland case is appearing to be another incident of unnecessary police brutality. You know it’s serious when the infamous Anonymous hackers demand justice. Here are 10 things you should know about Sandra Bland’s murder. 1.) She Was an Activist and a Protester for Black Rights She frequently spoke against police brutality and racism in ...

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Are Affluent Blacks Opposed to #BlackLivesMatter?

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by Raveen Johnson While the #BlackLivesMatter movement is one that unifies our community, there are some people who would rather opt out. Now, this is not to say that they do not support the movement, but it is to say that they may see a few flaws in the way that our community is handling the constant brutality and injustice ...

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Derek Luke Busts Back At Fans For Hating On His Wife

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Naturally Triece Derek Luke has been happily married to actress Sophia Adella Luke for 17 years, and frequently shares images of the two of them via Instagram. But to his dismay, the 41-year-old actor from the hit show ‘Empire’ has recently realized that his fans were not quite as taken with their union as man and wife. Fans began posting ...

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Bobbi Kristina’s Death Being Investigated As A Homicide

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By patrice Watch: Video of Sandra Bland’s confrontation with police officer Watch: Video of Sandra Bland’s confrontation with police officer These are the most gorgeous black women over age 50 These are the most gorgeous black women over age 50 By: Naturally Triece Bobbi Kristina Brown died this past Sunday on July 26th, 2015. Now her death is being treated ...

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Actor Jesse Williams Lights Up Internet Tweeting about #SandraBland

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Victor O The recent death of African American woman Sandra Bland in police custody has again brought to the forefront the ongoing race debate in this country. Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams has added his voice to those who suspect foul play in the demise of this black woman. Bland was found hanging in a Texas prison cell, three days ...

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Joe Jackson Blind After Birthday Party Incident

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By patrice Watch: Video of Sandra Bland’s confrontation with police officer Watch: Video of Sandra Bland’s confrontation with police officer These are the most gorgeous black women over age 50 These are the most gorgeous black women over age 50 By: Naturally Triece Michael Jackson’s father Joe has been reportedly left blind after suffering from a stroke while attending his ...

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Cosby’s attorney says his accusers can only prove they were in his company

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It seems that during the past few weeks, the reputation of comedian Bill Cosby has been ripped to shreds in the public eye. But despite the battering, it appears that Cosby and his legal team aren’t backing down. Monique Pressley is the attorney for Bill Cosby and is making some pretty interesting arguments. Watch this video and see what she ...

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Yarima Karama on the prison experience: Voices from behind the Wall

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download This segment, “Voices from behind the wall,” allows the rest of America to know what it’s like behind bars. As President Obama mentioned recently, there are far too many Americans locked away for a very long time for petty drug crimes. What also goes untold are the many stories about the horrible things ...

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