Black Voices

Crowdfunding Site Pulls Page Claiming To Belong To R. Kelly Victim (UPDATE)

Patreon said it couldn't confirm whether the page's account holder was Joycelyn Savage, and Savage's parents' attorney is calling on law enforcement to step in.

Added November 26, 2019

Obama Said He Would Speak Up To Stop Bernie Sanders Nomination: Report

"Bernie's not a Democrat," one close adviser to the former president told Politico.

Added November 26, 2019

‘Watchmen’ Is A Powerful Exploration Of Black Trauma, And Everyone Needs To Watch

The sixth episode of the HBO series confronts white supremacy in TV’s best hour of the year.

Added November 26, 2019

Muslim Mom Defends Jewish Family Targeted In Anti-Semitic Rant On London Subway

Asma Shuweikh said she felt it was her duty to intervene when she spotted a man harassing a Jewish family on a London subway car.

Added November 26, 2019

Jada Pinkett Smith Sets T.I. Straight About His Controversial Hymen Comments

The rapper appeared on “Red Table Talk” to address the backlash over taking his daughter for supposed virginity tests.

Added November 25, 2019

Joycelyn Savage Says She's A Victim Of R. Kelly's Abuse

Savage, one of the R&B singer and accused serial sexual abuser's girlfriends, previously defended him in a CBS News interview.

Added November 25, 2019

All Hail Lizzo And Her Impossibly Tiny Purse On The AMAs Red Carpet

The singer's custom Valentino bag deserves all of the awards.

Added November 25, 2019

John Legend Addresses Backlash To His 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Remake

The "All of Me" singer released a modern version of the Christmas classic featuring Kelly Clarkson.

Added November 23, 2019

Former Republican National Committee Chair Exposes Hypocrisy Of Current RNC: 'SOBs'

Michael Steele explained why the RNC's spending of almost $95,000 on Donald Trump Jr.'s book "Triggered" is "screwed up."

Added November 23, 2019

Former RNC Chair Exposes Hypocrisy Of Current RNC: 'SOBs'

Michael Steele explained why the RNC's spending of almost $95,000 on Donald Trump Jr.'s book "Triggered" is "screwed up."

Added November 23, 2019

Former RNC Chair Exposes Hypocrisy Of Current RNC Over Donald Trump Jr. Book Buy

Michael Steele explained why the RNC's spending of almost $95,000 on Trump Jr.'s book "Triggered" is "screwed up."

Added November 23, 2019

Warren Announces Progressive Congresswomen As Campaign Co-Chairs

Reps. Ayanna Pressley, Deb Haaland and Katie Porter will serve on Elizabeth Warren's presidential campaign.

Added November 22, 2019

Michelle Obama Wins For Must-See Look Of The Week

Neon. Yellow. Chandelier. Gown.

Added November 22, 2019

Ex-RNC Chair Shreds 'Pathetic' Republicans

Michael Steele delivered a scathing assessment of Republicans' questioning during the impeachment hearing against Donald Trump.

Added November 22, 2019

School Choice Activists Disrupt Elizabeth Warren Rally At Atlanta HBCU

“The senator is here to talk about the contributions fighters like you have made to history,” Rep. Ayanna Pressley told the protesters at Clark Atlanta University.

Added November 22, 2019

Indiana University Says Professor Is Racist, Sexist And Anti-LGBTQ But Won't Fire Him

The provost detailed the professor’s discriminatory views, but said letting him go would violate First Amendment rights.

Added November 22, 2019

French Officials Defend Nun Who Was Told Her Religious Attire Violated Secularism Law

A publicly funded retirement home in Vesoul, France, reportedly told a nun she needed to stop wearing religious clothing to be admitted.

Added November 22, 2019

Kerry Washington Announces She’s Directing An ‘Insecure’ Episode In The Best Way Possible

The "Scandal" actor dropped a freestyle for Twitter that would make Issa Rae proud.

Added November 21, 2019

Van Jones: Pete Buttigieg 'Falls Off A Cliff' On Black Issues

The CNN host called Buttigieg "a great candidate," but said he doesn't yet "have the touch" on racial matters.

Added November 21, 2019

Samantha Bee Breaks Down Why Stephen Miller Has To Be Fired 'Right F**king Now'

"Unlike most of the graduates of the Trump clown academy, Miller is actually effective, his work has a real impact on people’s lives."

Added November 21, 2019

Obama Photographer Taunts Donald Trump With Throwback Handwritten Notes Snap

Pete Souza compared and contrasted Trump's notes with those of his predecessor.

Added November 21, 2019

Joe Biden Fumbled Disastrously After Cory Booker Called Him Out On Race

The senator may have had the line of Wednesday night's presidential debate while criticizing Biden for his opposition to legalizing marijuana.

Added November 21, 2019

Kanye West Is Debuting An Opera Named After A Bible Character

The rapper has said he finds some of King Nebuchadnezzar's woes very relatable.

Added November 21, 2019

Nipsey Hussle Scores 3 Posthumous 2020 Grammy Nominations

The late rapper was fatally shot outside his store, Marathon Clothing, in March.

Added November 21, 2019

In Congressional First, Committee Approves Bill To End Marijuana Ban

The MORE Act passed with bipartisan support in the House Judiciary Committee.

Added November 20, 2019