*Aww! This is too cute!
This man really loves his wife!
Morris Chestnut tells how black history relates to black love and more specifically his love for his wife.
This Hollywood heartthrob and family dished to Essence about black history, the hopes for “The Best Man 3” and his awesome marriage.
Historically although not always prevalent in mainstream media, there are many examples of black love in black history: Barack and Michelle Obama, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee, and Corretta Scott and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Continue reading
*(Via Reuters/MSN) – Russian President Vladimir Putin rebuffed a warning from U.S. President Barack Obama over Moscow’s military intervention in Crimea, saying on Friday that Russia could not ignore calls for help from Russian speakers in Ukraine.
After an hour-long telephone call, Putin said in a statement that Moscow and Washington were still far apart on the situation in the former Soviet republic, where he said the new authorities had taken “absolutely illegitimate decisions on the eastern, southeastern and Crimea regions.
“Russia cannot ignore calls for help and it acts accordingly, in full compliance with international law,” Putin said. Continue reading
*He’s a president who can relate to the struggles!
President Barack Obama grew up in a single parent home — raised by his mother.
And with that, there are challenges some African Americans face when it comes to being impoverished or behind bars.
And Obama recognizes that — with “My Brother’s Keeper,” an initiative for the betterment of young men of color.
*The minimum wage is set to officially go up.
An Obama administration official confirmed that President Barack Obama will sign an executive order today to set the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour for workers under federal contract.
Low-wage workers who called on Obama to issue the order are expected to be present when the signing takes place at the White House. Exactly who will be covered under the new order will be made public during the event as well as other details, according to the official.
*One thing is for sure, president Barack Obama will probably go down in history as one of the most talked about, hated on, blamed for everything bad in the country … presidents ever!
But he had never been accused of having an affair…until now.
Get this. In a report published by French newspaper Le Figaro on Monday, French photographer Pascal Rostain claimed the president is having an affair with Beyoncé.
We kid you not! And from all perspectives it seems this guy said it with a straight face.
Story continues at EURThisNThat.
*File this under those who harbor extreme opposition to President Obama.
Once again Ted Nugent goes in on the commander-in-chief as he labels Obama “an avowed racist” for expressing sympathy to the parents of Trayvon Martin.
The National Rifle Association board member’s views were made known Wednesday during an interview with PennLive.com at the NRA’s Great American Outdoor Show in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.