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Harold Ford Jr. said that he's been cleared of sexual misconduct accusations after he was fired from Morgan Stanley over the allegations.

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The Beverly Hills Police Department investigated producers Brett Ratner and Russell Simmons for alleged sexual battery in 2001, Variety reports, citing the L.A. County District Attorney’s Office and the producers’ criminal defense attorney. Prosecutors declined to press charges in the case, due to insufficient evidence. The alleged victim, a 29-year-old woman, came into the department […]

Many are offended and angered by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly’s statement on Robert E. Lee being an “honorable man”. “If he thinks that Robert E. Lee the Confederate treasonous general was an honorable man and Rep.Federica Wilson was not an honorable woman” then we have something coming explained Rev. Al Sharpton.   Like […]


Trevor Noah recently sat down with BBC Newsnight to discuss a range of subjects including his life in South Africa, politics, and racism. During the discussion, he noted that Donald Trump has shown on various occasions that he “prefers white people,” claiming 45 has used his businesses to “oppress black people.” “I think Donald Trump’s […]

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Actor Jesse Williams has been dealing with a public divorce from his ex-wife Aryn Drake-Lee. Recently Drake-Lee requested that she take full custody of their two children who she claims are suffering emotional trauma from seeing their father with multiple women. Drake-Lee made this claim after seeing the Grey’s Anatomy star with Minka Kelly who many say are […]

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(Pictured: Linda Thomas) This past weekend, Charlottesville, Virginia experienced a white supremacist rally that quickly turned into a riot when white supremacist protestors began beating anti-racist protesters. An alt-right protester drove through a crowd of anti-racist protesters injuring 19 and killing one. The city continued in unrest throughout the weekend with a helicopter crash that […]

Fans are shocked to learn of Jared Fogle being charged with child pornography, and pleading guilty, but no one has been hit harder with the…

It appears rapper/reality star Joe Budden had enough of the speculation running wild all over the Internet regarding allegations that he abused his former girlfriend. Budden…