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Financial Juneteenth | The Highest Paid College President Is a Black Woman

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Reported by Victor Ochieng It’s no news that college school fees are increasing by the day. More students are accumulating huge debts, trying to cope with the constantly increasing school levies and educational requirements. In 2008, the total number of Americans with outstanding education loans was 29 million. This figure rose to 40 million in 2012. On the flipside, however, ... Read More »

AKA says VH1’s Mona Scott is “Coonin for Cash”

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by Dr Boyce Watkins In this interview, I speak with Maria Lloyd, a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. We talk about the new VH1 show, “Sorority Sisters,” which has already begun losing advertisers after experiencing so much community outrage and backlash. The question here is whether or not the show’s creator, Mona Scott, has engaged in the exploitation ... Read More »

Bill Cosby’s daughter steps up to defend her dad

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Reported by Kacie Whaley Evin Cosby has been supporting her father, Bill Cosby, against rape allegations via Facebook all month.  She started off by thanking singer Jill Scott and actor Faizon Love for showing their support of her father on their social media pages: “Thank you Jill Scott and Faizon Love!!,” she wrote.  “I would also like say THANK YOU ... Read More »

Nomalanga: Camille Cosby should not be shamed for standing by her husband

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By Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses In recent weeks and months while the media has covered stories about her husband, Bill Cosby drugging and then r@ping women, Camille Cosby has remained completely silent. While most of the allegations are decades old, the women consistently accused TV-Dad, Cosby of drugging and r@ping the women. On Monday, Camille Cosby finally broke her silence and came ... Read More »

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