Former NFL all-pro defensive lineman Chester McGlockton died an apparent heart attack Wednesday at the age of 42, Stanford University is reporting. See also: Former NFL Player Claims Mental Defect Caused By Football A former first round pick of the then-Los Angeles Raiders, McGlockton played 12 seasons with the Raiders, Kansas City Chiefs, Denver Broncos and New York Jets. McGlockton […]
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — The funeral for a Florida A&M University drum major turned into a call for action Wednesday as speakers urged for an end to the hazing linked to the death of Robert Champion. See also: FAMU Hazing Persisted Despite Suspensions, Probes Hundreds of friends and family crowded the pews at a church near […]
By Tony Lamont I woke this morning with God on my mind and he handed me three simple words, “Not This Time.” Today I start on a thirty day journey, a journey for peace in our community. I’ve started a “Hunger strike”, a “Fast for Peace” that is designed to bring awareness to the plight […]
NORTH CAROLINA — According a new study by the College Board’s Advocacy & Policy Center, young Black and Hispanic men are heading down a socially downward spiral. The study found that 51 percent of Hispanic males and 45 percent of African American males ages 15-24 will end up unemployed, incarcerated or dead. ABC News Channel […]
The fashion world is mourning the death of plus size model, Mia Amber Davis. Mia not only modeled but as an active blogger and actress who was featured in the movie Road trip. Mia was recently chosen as one of the Fat Community’s most beautiful icons. This message was posted to her Facebook page: “It […]
Bow Wow must be going through it…I recently came across some disturbing tweets from the pint-sized rapper talking about death. Bow Wow tweeted that he wished for death sometimes, because it’s the only way he can find peace and went off about the music industry and how he had to put his “real life” on […]
The documentation of rock and roll’s Black roots should come as no surprise to anyone with an Internet connection and a thirst for musical knowledge, but many are unaware of the band Death and the role that they played in shaping the sound of 1970s proto-punk music.