Black Women

Mattel Honors Director of ‘Selma’ With Custom Made Barbie – Naturally Moi

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By: Naturally Triece It is official! Mattel, the company which is responsible for manufacturing the famous Barbie doll, has announced that they will be creating a campaign to honor today’s influential women. There are six influential “Sheroes” who will receive their own “one-of-a-kind doll.” One of the women in particular is Oscar-nominated director Ava Duvernay. Duvernay is the Academy Award ...

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We TV tried to do something crazy, and they were shut down in their tracks

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By Nigel Boys Although hosts of the new S*x Box show, featuring real-life couples having intimate activity before a national television audience, thought the show would be “groundbreaking,” they have since cancelled it after only airing five episodes. The show, which features a panel of so-called experts giving advice to couples after they have been in a soundproof box on ...

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Rapper 50 Cent calls fan an “angry black b*tch”: This woman is outraged

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this video, filmmaker Rachel Bradshaw comes on to discuss the recent remarks by the rapper 50 Cent.  On his Instagram page, 50 Cent had this exchang with a woman.  It was after he showed a picture of himself with his son, Sire Jackson. “What about your first born ? @50cent,” the woman ...

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Viral video claims black women are only submissive to white men

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Are black women different when dating white men or are people looking for excuses and scapegoats?  This video has received over 3.6 million views, and the people circulating it claim that black women change their behavior when dating white men. Could this be true? Probably not. The truth is that the women in the video all don’t know each other ...

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Should Erica Mena Stay? Pros and Cons of Marrying Bow Wow

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by Raveen Johnson You would think that a couple engaged to be married would start taking the necessary steps to move out of their parents’ house and into their own home, right? Well, Shad Moss aka Bow Wow and his fiancee’ Erica Mena are pretty comfortable in the basement of Bow’s mom’s home, and he has a perfectly reasonable explanation ...

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Parent chokes teacher till she’s unconscious

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Reported by Michal Ortner Catherine Engelhardt, a teacher at Alverta B. Gray Schultz Middle School, was brutally attacked by the parent of one of her students. Annika McKenzie entered the Hempstead, New York school on Wednesday afternoon without checking into the front office. Engelhardt told her to obtain a school pass before they could discuss anything, but McKenzie refused. When ...

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IRS Files $70k Tax Lien Against MSNBC Host Melissa Harris-Perry

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According to the Winston Salem Journal, the IRS recently took out a $70,000 lien on the couple at Forsyth County Hall of Justice. Harris-Perry, who is a professor at Wake Forrest as well as a television host, released a statement confirming that she was aware of the tax debt, but not the lien. She said she and her husband paid ...

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Model, Actress and Talent Agent Dies, Allegedly Shot Herself in the Head

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By Victor O. Eurydice Davis, who was a talent agent to a number of people in the movie industry, has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. The Wrap learned from the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office on Monday that the talent agent, who commonly went by the shortened form of her first name, “Eury,” died last ...

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