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Harvard University to Recognize Rihanna’s Charitable Efforts with Humanitarian Award

By |February 24th, 2017|

Rihanna has been invested in charitable efforts for the past several years, including her annual Diamond Ball fundraiser. (Roc Nation)Rihanna has been named Humanitarian of the Year by Harvard University and will be honored at an upcoming ceremony for her charitable efforts. The Ivy League school announced the news Wednesday, Feb. 22, revealing the “Needed [...]

Beyoncé pulls out of Coachella due to pregnancy

By |February 23rd, 2017|

(Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)It looks like Beyoncé won’t be able to perform at Coachella this year after all. The singer has reportedly pulled out of the performance on doctor‘s orders, saying that she needs to put her health first. While Beyoncé has not said how far along she is, she looks like she is at least in [...]

Classic club 

By |February 23rd, 2017|

Classic club time @105cafebistro in Clonskeagh  #oldschoolwithatwist #homeeconomics

Trinidad PM Rowley, Trump Hope to Continue Strengthening Ties Between the Nations

By |February 23rd, 2017|

Prime Minister Dr. Keith RowleyPORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — The prime minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Keith Rowley, and U.S. President Donald Trump on Feb. 19 agreed that both administrations will continue to strengthen the relationship that exists between the two countries. In a press release, the Office of the Prime Minister said the [...]

Ron Lawrence Documentary: The Rap Dimension

By |February 22nd, 2017|

A man takes a trip back to the past and try's to save the future of Hip Hop from Mumble Rap. The Rap Dimension: A man takes a trip back to the past and try’s to save the future of Hip Hop from Mumble Rap. [...]

Black People Don’t Know Black History? – Is It True

By |February 22nd, 2017|

Subscribe today! http://www.youtube.com/user/alldefdigital?sub_confirmation=1 It's assumed that black people know the most about Black History, right?

When Man Hauls Out Tired Welfare-Queen Trope, Joy Reid Responds with Brilliant Come Back

By |February 22nd, 2017|

Joy Reid has challenged supporters of President Donald Trump on her show “AM Joy.” (@joyannreid Instagram)Journalist Joy Reid placed a Donald Trump supporter in her cross hairs when he claimed underprivileged Americans are unproductive. The back-and-forth occurred on Twitter Sunday, Feb. 19 when the MSNBC correspondent discussed what Jesus meant when he called for society to [...]

‘Blacks For Trump 2020’ the latest con in Trump’s permanent campaign for acceptance

By |February 22nd, 2017|

President Donald Trump (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)President Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign got under way with a bang and a few familiar black faces this past weekend at an airport hangar in Florida. And I emphasize blackface here only to underscore the minstrel-like antics of the 3 to 4 black folks in the obligatory background [...]

Trump Manages to Make Visit to African-American History Museum All About Him

By |February 21st, 2017|

At African American Museum, Trumps to Alveda King: "You are so incredible. And I want to thank you for all the nice things you say about me" pic.twitter.com/VsQf5H3Kz2 — Steve Kopack (@SteveKopack) February 21, 2017 Following a tour of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., to recognize Black History [...]

MMA fighter taunts opponent with victory dance, then gets knocked out

By |February 20th, 2017|

Karma is a real thing, and that’s what one MMA fighter found out during a fight on the British Challenge Mixed Martial Arts card on Saturday in Colchester, England. Joe Harding thought that it was a good idea to drop his hands and taunt his opponent, Johan Segas, in a shuffle like Muhammad Ali was [...]