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ELECTION 2020: Black America’s Vote | National

Kamala Harris Debate Performance Gets Biden Campaign Financial Boost of $12 Million A day after the vice presidential debate between Sen. Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence, the Biden campaign reported raising $12 million, a further financial boost to the campaign, Politico reports. Biden had brought in $10 million in the three hours following…

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White Supremacist Groups Behind Plot To Kidnap Michigan’s Governor Gretchen Whitmer

Michigan’s state attorney general is speaking out about the foiled plot to kidnap Gov. Gretchen Whitmer which was started among right wing, domestic terrorist groups with a white supremacist agenda. What’s worse is that state officials confirmed that this type of right wing extremism is increasing and seemingly emboldened by President Donald Trump’s rhetoric, which…

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Texas Police Officer Fired After Fatally Shooting Black Man

The police officer who fatally shot 31-year-old Jonathan Price has finally been fired five days after the October 3 incident. Even though 22-year-old Shaun Lucas was charged with murder on October 5, the status of his employmet has been unclear. An October 8 statement from city officials in Wolfe City, Texas said Lucas was “terminated…

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Systemic Racism Persists In ‘Liberal’ Georgia Town Through Police Action

A new documentary from CBSN Originals reveals the stark racial divide in a small town, about 30 minutes east of Atlanta and how residents deal with those realities. “Welcome To Pine Lake” tells the story of a town which is promoted as a liberal center in an otherwise conservative political landscape. Its police chief, municipal judge and…

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Jeannie Mai Says She Wants To Be Submissive In Her Marriage To Jeezy

Jeannie Mai has plans to be “submissive” when she ties the knot to her rapper fiancé, Jeezy. Keep scrolling to see how the social media influencer and popular talk show host surprised her The Real co-hosts when she revealed her marital desire on Tuesday’s episode.   “I want to submit to my man,” the 41-year-old shared during the show. She went…

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When Kamala Harris Debated Mike Pence He Learned Black Women Come With Receipts And Flies Love BS

Sen. Kamala Harris framed the vice presidential debate with Vice President Mike Pence around the Trump administration’s cavalier response to the coronavirus pandemic while thwarting his attempts to interrupt her several times during the debate. The debate Wednesday (October 7) night was far more subdued than last week’s contentious showdown between Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden, even though Pence…

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Harris vs. Pence Debate: Black Women Voters Emphatically Demand More From The Next Vice President

  Throughout history, Black women have played an outsized role in pushing America toward a true democracy. Women like Sojourner Truth, Charlotte Forten Grimke, Mary Ann Shadd Cary, Fannie Lou Hamer, and Shirley Chisholm not only demanded the ballot and a say in our country’s trajectory at a time when it was dangerous and considered radical to do…

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Former Officer Derek Chauvin Charged With Murdering George Floyd Released On $1M Bond

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who allegedly killed George Floyd, has reportedly been released from a correctional facility Wednesday (October 7) after posting $100,000 of his $1 million bail. The 44-year-old former Minneapolis cop was being held at Minnesota Correctional Facility-Oak Park Heights. According to WCCO, Chauvin left the state prison facility at…

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Filmfare recommends: Top films starring Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan

She was the girl-next-door of the movieland. He was the angry-young-man. They fell in love and the rest, as they say, is history. Jaya Bhaduri and Amitabh Bachchan are one of the finest actors of their generation. More precisely, of any generation. They have acted in some memorable films together over the years….

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10 Must-Watch Amitabh Bachchan Movies

  There’s no doubt that Amitabh Bachchan has been one of the best actors in Indian cinema. He’s a larger-than-life superstar and yet makes each character that he plays looks believable. Right from his angry-young-man days in the ’70s to the present era, Bachchan has been regaling us with one top performance after another. Be…