www.smithsonianmag.com By James C. Cobb, Zócalo Public Square   Seventy-five percent of Americans disapproved of the civil rights leader as he spoke out against the Vietnam War and economic disparity   According to an early 1968 Harris Poll, the man whose half-century of martyrdom we celebrate...
www.raiders.com   Raiders RB Josh Jacobs was named the Pro Football Writers of America's Offensive Rookie of the Year, the PFWA announced Tuesday. Jacobs was selected in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America. Jacobs started in all of his 13 appearances,...
www.webuyblack.com By D'Juan Hopewell   The sport of gymnastics has been rocked by scandal for several years. Two decades of rampant sexual abuse culminated On November 5, 2018; that’s when the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced that it would decertify USA Gymnastics as...
www.cbsnews.com BY KATE GIBSON   A minimum-wage worker would have to put in lots of overtime to be able to afford a modest, two-bedroom apartment anywhere in the country. And downsizing to a one-bedroom pad barely helps. Even with some states hiking pay...
www.newsone.com By Bruce C.T. Wright   As Iran retaliated after Trump authorized assassinating an Iranian general, the topic of conscientious objectors officially became a thing.   The reality that America is at yet another foreign war set in as Iran launched missiles at American targets...
www.yahoo.com By Hunter Walker and Sean D. Naylor Correspondents, Yahoo News   WASHINGTON — Iran launched attacks on U.S. military bases in Iraq on Tuesday evening in apparent retaliation for the killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani, which was ordered by President Trump. According...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifDD3nLfiFA   www.yahoo.com   Both Vanity Fair and Harper’s are off to a rocky start this year after two reporters from the magazines were accused of “mocking” 7-year-old Blue Ivy Carter in a new picture. The comments came in response to a picture of Beyoncé,...
www.blackbusiness.com   Having navigated the ranks of track, rugby and flag football in the past; exceptional athlete & prominent influencer Santia Deck recently announced her latest win - a multi-million dollar contract with the Women's Football League Association (WFLA). There has never been...
www.dailymail.co.uk BY BEN ASHFORD FOR DAILYMAIL.COM   Nick Gordon, 30, had a series of heart attacks after he was rushed into intensive care during New Year’s Eve celebrations, sources say Family was informed he had died earlier today Gordon, a prolific drug...