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What To The American Slave Is Your Fourth Of July?


On July 5, 1852, Frederick Douglass gave a speech at an event commemorating the signing of the Declaration of Independence, held at Rochester's Corinthian Hall.

He honestly told those assembled, "This Fourth of July is yours, not m

‘Paid In Full’ Hustler Alpo Martinez Reportedly Killed In Harlem On Halloween

Rumors are now circulating that the notorious Harlem gangster from the ’80s and ’90s Alpo Martinez has been murdered. Things seem to have gotten...

Do Black People Need an Anthem … Other Than The Wobble? Mumu Fresh Provides...

Black people need an anthem … A song that will point to our saving grace and anchor us in our past; a past recently dusted...

Black History Month In Focus: Classic Black Power Hip Hop Anthems

This is part of The Shadow League’s yearly Black History Month In Focus series celebrating Black excellence in sports and culture. *** Hip-Hop has long been an expression...

“You Are What Your Record Says You Are.”- Art Rooney II Dishes On Rooney...

Art Rooney II is not letting his father's hard work get dismissed or benched. "If there is no struggle, there is no progress." When Frederick Douglass...

If Samuel L. Jackson Doesn’t Wear A Wig, Did He Actually Make A Movie?

Sam Jackson is one of the most bankable actors in the history of Hollywood and his crazy-ass wig choices have had a lot to...

Howard Student Reportedly Scammed Thousands From Financial Aid Office


For years there have been vapors of financial ineptitude floating around HBCUs, and many fell into financial disarray.  However, with

Black History Month in Focus: Abolitionist Henry Highland Garnet


This is part of The Shadow League's yearly Black History Month In Focus

Colin Kaepernick Breaks His Silence


While accepting the American Civil Liberties Unions Eason Monroe Courageous Advocate Award this weekend, Colin Kaepernick spoke loudly and clearly, saying, We must confront systemic oppression as a doctor would a disease. You identify it, you call

The Black College Football Hall Of Fame Unveils Stellar 2018 Class


The Black College Football Hall of Fame was established in October 2009 to honor the greatest football players and coaches from Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Its trustees are football legends Mel Blount, James Harris, Willie Lanier,