Archive for March 13th, 2009

The 50-year-old King of Pop is scheduled to perform at London’s O2 arena beginning July 8 through February 2010. Although promoters are telling the press that the singer’s “this is it” concerts are sold out, tickets are still available, especially in the secondary market. Ticket prices, however, are all over the place — from $4,000/pair during the early […]

    The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People filed separate lawsuits today in the U.S. district court in Los Angeles against mortgage lenders Wells Fargo and HSBC, alleging “systematic, institutionalized racism” in sub-prime mortage lending to African-American borrowers. The suit further asserts African-American borrowers were 30% more likely to be granted mortgage […]

Nearly 150 people, most of them Black, have accused police in the tiny Texas town of Tenaha of illegally seizing their property without charging them with any crime. From June 2006 to June 2008, Black motorists were forced to surrender their cash, cell phones, even cars or face felony charges of money laundering or other more […]

Check out RNC Chairman Michael Steele’s answers to a few questions recently posed by GQ magazine. Is he pro-choice or pro-life? What is his position on gay marriage? Is he really ready for this job? You can check out the complete interview at Mr. Steele, we’re still worried about you, Brother. Speak your peace. […]