Pastor Mase reemerges as new pastor of Atlanta's Gathering Oasis Church as of Sunday (Jan. 3). Last Sunday, the congregation  officially welcomed Mase as their newest leader by tweeting a photo of the retired New York rapper on their official Twitter account referring to him by his government name, Pastor Mason Betha.

The video of this young boy singing his "You Can Be ABCs" with his father is the most adorable video on the Internet right now. His father accompanies him with a beat box as he raps about career choices for the kids. He's encouraging the youth that to be anything from an architect to a computer software developer. 

Meet 20 year old activist Keiajah Gabbrell from Kansas City, Missouri. On Oct. 27, Gabbrell posted a video of herself reading the Kansas City Police Board of Commissioner's office for filth.

If you find yourself doubting yourself, getting in your head, or worrying about the crowd at the start of this week, it’s already time for you to shake it off. Whatever the dream is, stay focused, work hard and have a little faith. Hopefully, 11-year-old DJ extraordinaire DJ Kool Flash can serve as your soundtrack.  Watch […]

`Tis the season of giving, and Kendrick is making sure to do just that.

For their Fall 2015 collection, AKOO is taking a new approach to the streetwear scene. In the midst of the recent injustices facing Black communities, particularly involving police brutality, the clothing brand felt compelled to capture the true feelings of today’s youth. “Into the Garden in Times of Trouble” is the second delivery from the collection and let’s just […]


The national perception of law enforcement may not be very receptive given recent officer-involved shootings and beatings across the nation. Just this week, it was revealed that cops have killed nearly 400 individuals in 2015 alone. It’s only June. But a viral video of two uniformed New York Police Department officers connecting with Bronx teenagers in […]

Michael K. Williams just may be the hardest working man in show business. From The Wire to Boardwalk Empire to his new film The Gambler, Williams shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. The talented actor  (pictured above an exclusive photo from the film with his co-star Mark Wahlberg) sat down with GlobalGrind and dished […]

A 13-year-old girl from Salina, Kansas was found dead in her home around 1:30 AM on Friday after she had been stabbed to death. The Sheriff’s Department of the county isn’t revealing if arrests were made yet, or if anyone else was present inside of the home when Galazia Niehaus was murdered. According to KWCH, a neighbor […]

An 11-year-old girl by the name of Jamara Stevens was shot and killed in Philadephia by her 2-year-old brother, who was playing with a gun that was allegedly put in the house by a family friend. According to ABC News, the mother was watching her four children, left briefly to take care of something and when […]


I believe in your leadership, in your genius, and in your capacity for greatness. Your number is massive; you experience the unimaginable every day; and receive more criticism than any previous generation. Yet, I believe in you. As I listen to you, talk with you and work with you in New York City, my adopted […]