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Before she was “Ms. Jackson If You’re Nasty”, Janet Jackson was “Penny” on Good Times. Jackson appeared on the series as Penny Gordon Woods during season 5 and 6, and dealt with physical abuse at the hands of her...
(Getty Images)Gilbert Arenas is body-shaming Lupita Nyong’o. Again.The former Golden State Warrior took to Instagram to comment on a picture of Nyong’o at a Mexican beach. Most of the comments were celebrating her beauty, but Arenas compared her to...
Terry Crews took to Twitter Tuesday to say that the whole Harvey Weinstein situation is giving him post-traumatic stress disorder. You may be asking yourself why, but in a series of 16 tweets, Crews explains that women are not...
By Tony Jones, Special to The New Tri-State Defender ...
By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) was the first member of the Congressional Black Caucus to leave his job after the “MeToo” hashtag galvanized women to speak up about sexual misconduct, harassment and more. Too bad...
Jermaine Jackson, 61, and his girlfriend Maday Velázquez, 23, hit up Cannes recently for the premiere of Sofia Coppola’s civil war film The Beguiled. Not only did people wonder about Jackson’s relationship with the young Cuban model, but...
(Photo: Anna Webber/Getty Images for Dove Awards/Instagram)Gospel artist James Hall is filing a lawsuit against a jilted bishop who he claims got the wrong idea when Hall tried to show Christian fellowship.Hall said that when he helped Pentecostal Bishop Jeffrey...
The Oakland store is just one marker of the growing embrace of non-Christian spirituality among black folk. Jamila Cain in Washington, D.C., heads up Black Femme Witches Brew, an online and in-person safe space for black people who are...
Those fat insults, however, turn even more vicious whenever the topic I am discussing is sex.AdvertisementIf you follow me on Twitter, then you know that I am sex-positive and discuss various topics related to sex all the time. It’s...
(Photo: Instagram/Timothy Norman)North Little Rock police officer Tommy Normanis known for posting videos on social media while he is on duty showing positive interactions with the community.He has received support after helping a pregnant homeless woman and her baby,...