www.nbcnews.com By David K. Li and Variety CORRECTION (Aug. 2, 2019, 2:28 p.m. ET): An earlier version of this article misstated the terms of ASAP Rocky's release. He is allowed to leave Sweden before a verdict is announced. A Swedish judge ordered ASAP Rocky...
www.nytimes.com By Maggie Astor   While 20 presidential candidates debated this past week, far fewer are assured the chance of doing so again in September.   So you made it through the second set of Democratic debates. Congratulations! Ready to talk about the next ones? The Democratic...
www.thegrio.com By Brianna Rhodes     The MC, who is dipping into the political narrative with her support of Sen. Bernie Sanders, is being asked to step up to the mic by one of the nation's best known Black conservatives   Cardi B, whose political voice...
www.becauseofthemwecan.com       In honor of her work as a social justice leader and educator, the National Women’s Hall of Fame is giving Angela Davis her flowers now while she can still smell them.  This fall, the organization, which was established in 1969,...
www.publicradiotulsa.org By MATT TROTTER     For just the second time, an Oklahoman is serving as president of Young Democrats of America. Joshua Harris-Till was elected president of the Young Democrats of America, the arm of the Democratic Party supporting politicos aged 13 to 35,...
www.urbanintellectuals.com By Candace       “Black Girls Do Swim” is their motto. North Carolina A&T State University women’s swim team is proud to be the only all black swim team in NCAA Division I. But, sadly, it is also the last, as their University...
www.nytimes.com By Jody Rosen   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTH08IYB8ek   ‘The Vault Is on Fire’ The fire that swept across the backlot of Universal Studios Hollywood on Sunday, June 1, 2008, began early that morning, in New England. At 4:43 a.m., a security guard at the movie studio and...
www.blackamericaweb.com By ERRIN HAINES WHACK and SCOTT BAUER     Robin D. Stephens lived through Jim Crow and thought the worst days of racism were behind her. Then President Donald Trump told four American congresswomen of color to “go back” to where they came from. “It was very hurtful to see...
www.blackmainstreet.net By Janet Gartner     As many Americans agonize over the election of Donald J. Trump as president-elect and have taken to the streets to protest his election, David Banner has a different take on him being elected. The outspoken rapper and activist says, “This...
www.uproxx.com By DERRICK ROSSIGNOL     ASAP Rocky’s current legal situation in Sweden is not ideal for a variety of obvious reasons, and one of them is that he is missing out on the opportunity to make a living. A couple weeks ago, the rapper was...