Thursday, December 29, 2011
Yvette Carnell explains why Stanley Crouch's approach to the soul food issue is sad and just a wee bit igorant.
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Monday, December 26, 2011
Friday, December 23, 2011
Brent Bozell of Fox News felt the need to compare Pres. Obama to a "Skinny Ghetto Crackhead." Wow.
Thursday, December 22, 2011
A new study says that black men don't benefit from having mentors in the same way that whites do.
Robert Champion, the FAMU student who was killed in a homicide, was in terrible shape after the beating that killed him.
Monday, December 19, 2011
The 2010 - 2011 Mrs. Botswana, Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses, writes about the exclusion of black women from the lists of finalists and judges at the 2011 Mrs. University pageant.
Chime Edwards talks about the damage that can be done to black women's hair if you're not careful.
Eric Holder says that Republicans have a race problem with he and President Obama.
Friday, December 16, 2011
Thursday, December 15, 2011
Simone dos Santos has been charged as a criminal for doing something that every mother might want to do.....breastfeeding her child.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
Florida A&M's Band is under investigation for alleged fraud. After that student was killed during the hazing incident last week, the situation just keeps getting deeper.
Black women, like writer Kirsten West-Savali, say that African Americans should walk away from the new Steve Harvey film, "Think Like a Man." What do you think?
Monday, December 12, 2011
The New York Post has a lot to say about Sharpton's debt. Is this a personal vendetta?
Dr. Boyce: Tea Partiers, Skunks and a Mixed-Race President - Were they Over the Line in their Insults?
Dr. Boyce Watkins and Yvette Carnell discuss the recent portrayal of President Obama as a skunk (half black, half white and stinky).
When you think about the crazy antics of Martin Lawrence, Katt Williams, Dave Chappelle and others, you have to ask: Does Hollywood make black men go crazy? Dr. Boyce Watkins and Yvette Carnell try to answer this question.
Sunday, December 11, 2011
Wow, who would have thought that the first president with the middle name "Leroy" would actually be a white guy?
Saturday, December 10, 2011
You ever wonder where the concept of the video vixen comes from? This video about Sara Bartman, the original video vixen, reminds us of the tradition of objectifying black women and their bodies.
Tyra Batts was suspended from her basketball team for speaking out against the team's tradition of yelling the "n-word" before every game. Now, the entire team has been suspended.
Kirsten West Savali from Your Black World debates with Jesse Lee Peterson about the legacy of Margaret Sanger and abortion.
Is Obama a True Liberal On Reproductive Rights? Also, Should Men Have Any Say in the Process Whatsoever?
Yvette Carnell and Dr. Boyce Watkins discuss President Obama's recent decision not to support the sale of the Plan B pill over the counter to women under the age of 17. They also allow Yvette Carnell to respond to the recent article by Deborrah Cooper, who says that men should have no say in the reproductive process after conception.
Friday, December 9, 2011
The little boy got his justice. You should not be suspended for saying that you think your teacher's cute.
Should Men Have the Right to Opt out of Raising a Child if the Mother Gives Him No Choice about Having It?
Deborrah Cooper takes issue with the article written by Yvette Carnell of Your Black World. Both women have opposing views on the concept of Financial abortions and whether men should have the same rights to opt out of child birth as women.
Thursday, December 8, 2011
For some reason, people are saying Jay-Z is the first hip-hop artist to perform at Carnegie Hall. That's just not true.
Yvette carnell from Your Black World tells us why.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Do you ever wonder why none of the Barbie Dolls really look like "us?" A woman seeks to answer this question with a new and exciting product.
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Donald Trump seems to believe that black people have no role models. Just a reminder of how intelligent he is.
Monday, December 5, 2011
Sunday, December 4, 2011
Emanyea Lockett is in serious trouble for finding his teacher attractive. But does he deserve to be suspended and given a two day suspension?
Saturday, December 3, 2011
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Did Oprah Winfrey's show about Living on the Downlow play a role in the spread of HIV/AIDS in the black community?