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Do you know what happens to the money you give to campaigns? Shaun King gives us an example of what could happen in the world of campaign donations and how it can get out of hand. King takes a look at this issue in Sacramento, California. READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: GET THE HOTTEST STORIES […]

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On Sunday night, my family and I began the long trek of flying back to the United States from the Spring Break vacation we took to Cairo, Egypt. We had a blast, but something very disturbing happened yesterday once we finally arrived back in the United States. Customs and immigration officers came and pulled me […]

Since the Women’s March on Washington, women have taken the plunge into running for office. Over 500 women have stepped up to the plate. Activist Tamika Mallory discusses how important it is that women take up positions in office for, “changing the culture and changing policies,” to protect women. READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: GET […]

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Like many of you, I have a lot on my mind this morning. I am so deeply disturbed by gun violence and mass shootings in this country. The thought that 17 families sent their children to school yesterday in Parkland, Florida – only for them to be shot and killed with an AR-15 assault rifle […]

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Today is one of those days where I could talk to you about 100 different stories and topics. I don’t know if you’ve read that new Quincy Jones interview that was released yesterday, but I’m still stuck on about 20 different things he said and could’ve spent my entire time this morning just unpacking a […]

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As I travel and speak across the country, I often say that it’s hard to understand a moment in history when you’re in it. 63 years ago, when Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat, I don’t think she had any idea we’d still be talking about it today. She knew what she was […]

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Moments ago, on my Twitter & Facebook pages, I released the highlight reel the NFL does not want you to see before the Super Bowl. This NFL this season broke a dubious record, a destructive one, with an astounding 281 concussions from the NFL preseason until today. I must admit the NFL has done a […]

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I had so many things I wanted to talk about this morning. I wanted to talk about Black Panther. The world premier was in Hollywood last night and the first reviews are out. People are literally saying it’s the best Marvel movie they’ve ever seen. I wanted to talk about how I’m going to continue […]

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Have you ever been in a fist fight before? Shaun King asks the question because America was in a huge fight in 2017. We lost a lot in 2017 and King believes we need to dust ourselves off, get up and keep fighting. Listen as Shaun gives a rundown and goals to look for in […]

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As you’ve no doubt heard by now, over the past few days Donald Trump, the sitting President of the United States, has literally been targeting and harassing and demeaning Black men on Twitter. Give me a few minutes to break down what’s really happening here. First off, every single morning, between 6am – 7am, Donald […]

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In the midst of the recent Russia investigation indictments of Trump campaign aids Paul Manafort and Rick Gates, Shaun King gives us the scary truth on the details of their case. King also encourages us to be vigilant and not let the media take us away from the real fight. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Sign Up For […]