Category Archives: Urban Living

  • Maxine Waters and Mike Gipson to Chair ‘Watts Phoenix 50’

    Feb 28, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles – The Board of Directors of the annual Watts Summer Festival (WSF) announced today that U.S. Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-43rd) and California State Assemblyman Mike Gipson (D-64th), will chair this year’s event commemorating the 1965 Watts Revolt. The historic revolt was sparked by the arrest of a black motorist by California Highway Patrol officer. […]

  • Mo’Nique Urges LGBT Love and Support in Open Letter to Black America

    Feb 28, 15 by Qwest7 15 Comments


    *Mo’Nique‘s love for the LGBT community is a personal thing that runs deep. And while her headline grabbing claims of allegedly being “blackballed” by Hollywood may have overshadowed that love, Mo’Nique brings it all back via an open letter she penned to Black America on Ebony.com regarding love and support for the LGBT community. The […]

  • ‘Black Madam’ Admits Being Haunted For Years After Butt-Injection Death

    Feb 27, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *The death of a woman who received fatal butt-injections has had a lasting effect on the transgender rapper who performed the procedure in Philadelphia on Claudia Aderotimi, Testifying Thursday at the Aderotimi murder trial, Padge-Victoria Windslowe admitted she has been haunted since Aderotimi died after being injected with low-grade silicone. The Associated Press reports that Windslowe stated […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: Sister Trio Virtue is Back with a New single, ‘You Are,’ on Billboard Top 50 Chart

    Feb 26, 15 by Eunice Moseley 1 Comment


    Sister trio Virtue is back with a new album ‘Testimony: Reloaded,’ single ‘You Are’ on Billboard Top 50 Chart *“We started back because over the years we never wanted it to end, but we had families so we took a break,” said Ebony Holland one of the three sisters that make up the Contemporary Gospel […]

  • Melissa Harris-Perry Hopes Trayvon ‘Whooped the Sh*t’ Out of Zimmerman Before Death

    Feb 26, 15 by Qwest7 5 Comments


    *We can only imagine what really happened before Trayvon Martin died, but Melissa Harris-Perry is giving her theory on how she wanted the slain teen to go out. During a speech titled “We Can’t Breathe: The Continuing Consequences of Inequality,” Mediate reports the MSNBC host mentioned that she hoped Martin, “whooped the sh*t out of […]

  • The National Congress of Black Women to Host Youth Empowerment Conference

    Feb 26, 15 by EURweb Editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *The Youth Empowerment Conference hosted by National Congress Of Black Women (NCBW-LAC) will be held on Saturday, March 28th from 8am-4pm at Mount Saint Mary’s University located at 10 Chester Place, Los Angeles, CA 90007. Attend this free life-changing, most inspiring and motivating conference. Engage with speakers from all walks of life and professions – doctors, […]