Emmett Till

Taraji P Henson is the star of a new action movie where she plays a hitwoman working for an organized crime family in Boston. I sat down with Taraji to discuss new film and what’s its like for a 47 year old woman to get a role like this. Taraji also reveals that her production […]

Emmett Till's White female accuser, Carolyn Bryant Donham, admits to lying about the claim that led to his lynching, according to a newly released book.

The music mogul has signed a first-look deal with the Weinstein Company.

Chris Brown is gearing up to drop the music video to his new single “Liquor,” and we can expect all things that Team Breezy adores. From pursuing a beautiful leading lady, to showing off some of his signature dance moves, the visuals are surely to get us up on our feet. [Instagram] The super trailer for […]

“This is not just an issue for Ferguson,” Obama said at the White House minutes after the grand jury’s decision was announced. “This is an issue for America.” For our family it began on August 28, 1955 when Emmett Till, a 14-year-old from Chicago, was murdered while visiting relatives in Mississippi by two white men […]

UPDATE: Wednesday 8:10 PM EST A rep for Emmett Till’s family has responded to Lil Wayne’s apology from earlier today. The Till family is still not satisfied.  Airickca Gordon-Taylor, founding director of the Mamie Till Mobley Memorial Foundation and Till Family Representative, told TMZ earlier today: “While it’s commendable that he has vowed to respect the […]

If Lil Wayne thought Emmett Till’s family was going to go away quietly, he’s sadly mistaken.  Back in February, Lil Wayne found himself immersed in controversy when his remixed version of rapper Future’s “Karate Chop” was released and the lyric “beat the p*ssy up like Emmett Till” was outed.  Despite the public outcry, Lil Wayne remained […]

The power of prayer is real, and so is the power of forgiveness.  EXCLUSIVE BLOG: Dwayne Michael Carter Has Stolen Emmett Till’s Last Breath Despite the Emmett Till controversy surrounding Lil Wayne’s “Karate Chop (Remix)” lyrics, Emmett Till’s family is lending their prayers to Lil Wayne for a speedy recovery.  Lil Wayne made headlines when […]

Black History Month is supposed to be about uplifting the black community, and instead, there’s drama.  LIST: P*ssy Monster! Lil Wayne’s P*ssy Obsession By The Numbers After the release of Atlanta rapper Future’s “Karate Chop (Remix),” the family of the late Emmett Till is speaking out against Lil Wayne’s “beat the p*ssy up like Emmett […]

It’s summertime and school is out.  The sweet smell of Cherry Blossom trees have slowly disappeared and been replaced by the smoldering moisture of summer’s sweet breeze.  Fireflies light up the night, but unbeknownst to you, the light of your night will quickly fade away like an evening shadow.  You will never get to say […]

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by Rev Run Legend has it, Russell was high, he kept saying over and over, “Myyyy Aaaadidas”. I don’t know if that’s true, but I think that’s what came into my mind. We took that and made it into a record, I don’t remember, but that would be the legend. He was high and kept […]

by Rev Run Legend has it, Russell was high, he kept saying over and over, “Myyyy Aaaadidas”. I don’t know if that’s true, but I think that’s what came into my mind. We took that and made it into a record, I don’t remember, but that would be the legend. He was high and kept […]