www.247sports.com ByJOHN NEWBY  The NFL legend has spoken, and now the excitement is building for the Oakland Raiders 2019 campaign. While the offseason is in effect and the Silver and Black won't be back for training camp until July 23, that doesn't...
www.npr.org By VANESSA ROMO     The Treasury Department will conduct an investigation into the circumstances leading to a delay in the production of a new $20 bill featuring a portrait of slave-turned-slave-emancipator Harriet Tubman. In a letter to Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., released Monday, acting...
www.huffpost.com By Ron Dicker   But the former daytime queen had one very important condition.   Oprah Winfrey said she’d revive her landmark talk show ― with one important change. “I would love to make that happen, let me tell you,” she told Entertainment Tonight...
www.thegrio.com     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWUYoGt2J5c     Attorneys for R. Kelly have one week to respond to a lawsuit alleging sex abuse or face losing the case. Kelly’s attorneys sought to put the lawsuit on hold while the singer fights sex-related felony charges. Associate Judge Moira Johnson...
www.tmz.com   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNcfFZ5VzXs   Capitol Hill is buzzing -- almost literally -- for the first Congressional hearing on slavery reparations in a decade ... because a huge crowd is waiting to see Danny Glover and Sen. Cory Booker testify.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwdTC2ShExs   The loud scene unfolded Wednesday morning in the halls...
www.pbs.org By Henry Louis Gates, Jr.     The First Juneteenth “The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with a proclamation from the Executive of the United States, all slaves are free. This involves an absolute equality of personal rights and rights...
www.time.com By MEGAN MCCLUSKEY        As a former first lady, it’s no surprise that Michelle Obama wasn’t about to let James Corden get away with dissing America. After Corden took an anything-Americans-can-do-Brits-can-do-better jab at Obama, she challenged the Late, Late Show host to a Team USA vs. Team U.K. dodgeball...
www.monstersandcritics.com By Frank Yemi   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QxIIz1yEsA   Bernard Thomas, better known as Bishop Bullwinkle, is dead at 70 years old. The Floridian pastor is best known for the viral song Hell 2 Da Naw Naw. Bishop Bullwinkle has appeared in several popular videos performing the song,...
https://blackamericaweb.com/2019/06/13/house-hearing-on-reparations-set-for-next-week/?fbclid=IwAR0xELlhNWw72oiYX0pB0SeE57JZkogblICIS0WKh5qohhKceyfU5ilq5VM By ERRIN HAINES WHACK Associated Press       The topic of reparations for slavery is headed to Capitol Hill for its first hearing in more than a decade with writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and actor Danny Glover set to testify before a House panel. The House Judiciary Subcommittee...
www.msn.com By Jonathan Soveta   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tFMbArEKF4   The Render@TheRenderMedia Raptors fans heckling and swearing at Stephen Curry’s mom outside their hotel Toronto Raptors fans can be seen in a video posted Tuesday to social media giving a hostile reception to Dell and Sonya Curry, the parents of...