Washington D.C. will play host to hundreds of thousands of visitors later this week with, of course, a fairly large number of people arriving in time for Friday’s presidential inauguration. But the day after that promises to be equally as memorable and historic.
On Saturday, crowds of women, their friends and families, will come to the nation’s capital for the Women’s March on Washington, which intends to address issues of justice, health, economics and social concerns women and other marginalized communities continue to face.
Immigrants, women of color, people of diverse faiths, and the disabled will all have a voice at the rally, organizers [...]
Donald Trump is officially the 45th president of the United States, and for many Black Americans, that fact is alarming. Just today we’ve seen Trump’s team scrub mentions on civil rights, climate change, and healthcare from the official White House website, while adding in positions on an “America First Energy Plan” and “Standing Up for Our Law Enforcement Community.” For many, the move signals some very difficult times for communities of color over the next four years, but others are gearing up for a fight.
Thursday night in Washington, D.C., Busboys and Poets held the Peace Ball, an event to pushback against Trump’s [...]
Recently, hip hop superstar Tip “T.I.” Harris penned letters to President Obama, which appeared in The New York Times and to incoming President Donald Trump, which appeared in Rolling Stone. But this time, he decided he needed to talk to the people he calls “US.”
Harris has been more outspoken since the deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling at the hands of police last summer. His latest album, “US or Else: Letter to the System,” released in December, is a marked departure from his “Rubber Band Man” days, displaying an artist more aware of oppression and his role in ending it. [...]
In Washington D.C. and cities across the United States and around the world, demonstrations are taking place in response to the inauguration of President Trump. The Women’s March on Washington is expected to bring hundreds of thousands to the nation’s capital to shout a message of social justice and women’s rights.
Watch a livestream of the event, taking place all day Saturday. Click “play” below.
Image: Women rally at Capitol Hill as they make their voices heard on the first full day of Donald Trump’s presidency. AP / Jose Luis Magana
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DJ Mustard protégée Ella Mai heads to a private island in the music video for her new single, “Lay Up.”
Sharing a few laughs with her beau, she soaks up some rays while throwing her man in the pool. “Just the two of us,” she sings. “Just jump right in.”
As the sun sets, Ella and her man share a fancy dinner and cuddle up while looking at the stars. “I want you to work up on this,” she sings. “Turn up on it / Late nights, early mornings.”
“Lay Up” is the latest single off the London-born singer’s CHANGE EP. Released in [...]
Trey Songz and Fabolous continue to wish fans a Trappy New Years with another visual from their trap-inspired joint project.
After yacht-setting in their “Keys to the Street” video, the duo is back with house party vibes in the visual for “Pick Up the Phone,” a remix of Travis Scott, Young Thug, and Quavo’s 2016 banger.
In the video, guest MIKExANGEL sings about how he’ll “palm her pussy like Keke,” prompting a surprise cameo from Keke Palmer. The clip continues with Loso and Trigga singing and rapping to beautiful women in lingerie both around them and on the phone.
Trey and Fab dropped [...]
Chrissy Teigen is known for being being outspoken, so it was no surprise when she put a crazy paparazzi in his place.
While traveling with her husband John Legend, in JFK airport, the two were approached by a paparazzi directing his questions towards Legend. Teigen went to Twitter to share the incident:
Also, john is right next to me. The balls.
— christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) January 19, 2017
Yes, your eyes are not deceiving you.
Teigen added that she was initially kind to the paparazzi answering his questions, before he flipped the script, throwing out racist scenarios. Her fans were equally as disgusted and outraged. One even [...]