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  • President Obama Speaks to NAACP; Announces Push for Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform

    Jul 15, 15 by Antonio Moore 3 Comments

    *The president is taking his attacks on racism that has effected African Americans disproportionately one step further. President Obama spoke at the NAACP convention and announced several powerful proposed changes to the criminal justice system. While speaking at the NAACP convention he stated “We keep more people behind bars than the top 35 European countries […]

  • Shaggy’s Solution to Stop ISIS: Reggae Music and Weed

    Jul 10, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *As President Barack Obama continues his “long-term campaign” against ISIS, Shaggy has a more immediate solution for shutting down the terrorist group. According to the 46-year-old “It Wasn’t Me” entertainer, the best way to stop ISIS would be to involve two things: reggae music and weed. “If you’re able to cut a man’s head off, […]

  • WATCH: Bruno Mars and the Obamas Jam to ‘Uptown Funk’ on July 4th at the White House

    Jul 6, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *While many of us were stuffing ourselves with food, drink, American pride and fireworks on the 4th of July, the Obamas did that and got their groove on to the sounds of Bruno Mars. Mars was the headliner for a USO-sponsored concert on the South Lawn of the White House that included a patriotic words […]

  • Malia Obama Joins HBO’s ‘Girls’ with Summer Internship

    Jul 6, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Malia Obama continues to build her professional resume with her latest brush with folks from the small screen. According to TMZ, the daughter of President Barack Obama  and First Lady Michelle Obama was spotted working behind the scenes on HBO’s hit show “Girls” while drinking blue juice and hanging out with the lighting crew in […]

  • Cornel West Bottom Line: Obama ‘Afraid of Fox News’ (WATCH)

    Jun 30, 15 by Ny MaGee 7 Comments

    *The always outspoken Cornel West was invited on CNN’s “Reliable Sources” to react to President Obama’s recent interview with podcasting comedian Marc Maron. During his chat with Maron, Obama said the n-word, sparking criticism and national debate. “Reliable Sources” host Brian Stelter sat down with West to discuss race in America and the president’s now-infamous […]

  • Transgender Heckler Tells why She Interrupted Pres. Obama

    Jun 30, 15 by Qwest7 10 Comments

    *Days after interrupting President Barack Obama during a an event honoring LGBT Pride Week, Jennicet Gutierrez is shedding light on why she expressed herself during that time last week at the White House. In an open letter that ran in the Washington Blade on Thursday (June 25), Gutierrez cited her passion regarding “issues and struggles” […]