Wednesday, June 3, 2020
  By Brennan Williams Guest Writer   Last month, the Television Academy elected Hayma “Screech” Washington as its chairman and CEO. Washington is first black man or woman appointed to the position in the academy’s 70-year history, according to multiple reports. Washington, who has received multiple Emmys...
www.blackamericaweb.com By Diannah Watson, BlackAmericaWeb.com     If you weren’t aware just how much Snoop Dogg loves weed then this should tell you loud and clear. The Gin & Juice rapper has invested $45 million into ancillary cannabis companies with his venture capital firm according to Marijuana Business Daily.  Getting the money...
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.theatlantic.com By ZEYNEP TUFEKCIJEREMY, HOWARD and TRISHA GREENHALGH   Much of the confusion around masks stems from the conflation of two very different uses.   If you feel confused about whether people should wear masks and why and what kind, you’re not alone. COVID-19...
Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Gonzaga - 77, South Carolina - 73 THE MODERATOR: We're joined by Gonzaga head coach Mark Few and student-athletes Przemek Karnowski, Zach Collins and Nigel Williams-Goss. Coach, if you could give us an opening statement. COACH FEW: I don't...
www.espn.com By Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer     The NCAA's top decision-makers voted unanimously Tuesday to start the process of modifying its rule to allow college athletes to profit from their names, images and likenesses "in a manner consistent with the collegiate...
By Jerry Goodwin Eagle Contributor     On May 3, the formation of an organization entitled “Black Wall Street Chamber of Commerce” was announced. Unfortunately, it appears it is more of a political ruse than an official organization that is ready to...
www.msn.com By Peter Martinez     A.J. Burgess was born a month too soon without a working kidney, WGCL-TV reports, and his father Anthony Dickerson is a 110 percent match for an organ donation. But surgeons at Emory Hospital in Atlanta won't perform the...
www.yahoo.com By Sam Cooper     Another national championship college football team visited the White House. You’ll never guess what was on the menu for the players to eat. North Dakota State, on the heels of its seventh FCS title in the past eight...
www.nypost.com By Bruce Golding Former Manhattan sex-crimes prosecutor Linda Fairstein resigned Tuesday from several nonprofit boards in the wake of a controversy triggered by a new Netflix series about the infamous Central Park Five case, The Post has learned. In a letter to the chairman...
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