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Stephanie Mills didn’t hold back when sounding off about the whitewashing of R&B musicand the appropriation of Black culture on TV’s Sister Circle.
Asked about the “state of music right now,” Mills was frank and to the point: “I think they want R&B, but they don’t want it from…
Three Ohio pastors have been indicted and charged with taking advantage of young girls at their church. According to federal prosecutors, the men of cloth were engaged in sex trafficking as they lured teenagers into prostitution.
WATCH: D.L. Hughley opens up about secret son murdered by mistress’ boyfriend
TARIQ AHMAD, BRITISH MINISTER OF STATE WITH RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CARIBBEAN, COMMONWEALTH AND THE UNITED NATIONS. (PHOTO CREDIT: JAMAICA GLEANER)
A visiting Minister from the United Kingdom has virtually heaped scorn on the idea of reparations, suggesting that Jamaica and the rest of the Caribbean would be better off looking ahead and not peering into history.
British Minister of State with…Continue
Miguel Pilgram, who won $52 million in the lottery in 2010, is using his winnings to help rebuild Florida’s Black community.
Specifically, Pilgram is using his company, The Pilgram Group, to invest in properties on Sistrunk Boulevard, a corridor that was once Fort Lauderdale’s blooming center of Black business but is now known for violence and crime.…
Controversy At Home Follows St Vincent’s PM To Barbados Yugge Farrell left court without the burden of the almost one-year-old charge. (Photo credit: iWitness News)
A former model who had been accused of using insulting language to the wife of Finance Minister Camillo Gonsalves, walked out of court yesterday without that charge hanging over her head.
Senior Magistrate Rickie Burnett dismissed the…Continue
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During a riveting speech at Glamour’s 2017 Women of the Year Summit, Tracee Ellis Rossrevealed that the most “interesting”…Continue
A former Banana Republic employee says the company is racist because her bosses complained about her "urban" hairstyle.
Destiny Tompkins says she was hired as a sales rep at the BR in White Plains, NY -- and shortly after starting the job, the 19-year-old says she began wearing her hair in braids. According to a discrimination suit, that pissed off her managers.…Continue
Yvonne Clarke has been stripped of her Miss TT/Universe title.
In a surprising move on Tuesday morning, the Miss Universe franchise holder in the twin-island Republic, Jenny Douglas, issued a statement advising that Clarke has been disqualified.
"The Miss Universe T&T committee has voted unanimously to disqualify MissYvonne Clarke from representing Trinidad and…Continue
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THE GRAN HOTEL MANZANA KEMPINSKI WHICH OPENED EARLIER THIS YEAR AS CUBA’S FIRST REAL LUXURY HOTEL IS AMONG 180 ENTITIES ON THE LIST.
Americans travelling to the Spanish-speaking Caribbean island of Cuba will have to stay away from certain hotels and other businesses. And they’ll also no longer be able to travel to Cuba on individual people-to-people exchange programmes unless they are sponsored by an organization.…Continue
Tiffany Haddish was the first female African-American to host show in 43 years
Antigua and Barbuda is ranked as the Caribbean’s top Citizenship by Investment programme, while Grenada and St. Kitts and Nevis are ranked second and third respectively, according to the Global Residence and Citizenship Programme (GRCP) 2017–2018 report.
The report, which has become the industry standard for benchmarking and measuring the attractiveness of investment migration programmes, was released by global…Continue
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