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  • Jesse Williams Questions Criticism of Baltimore ‘Riots’ on Twitter

    Apr 29, 15 by Qwest7 2 Comments

    *Jesse Williams is using the power of social media to question national coverage of the protests in Baltimore after the death of Freddie Gray. Taking to Twitter on Monday (April 26), the outspoken “Grey’s Anatomy” star expressed his views on the situation with a slew of scathing tweets directed at the media. In addition, Williams […]

  • Read Jesse Williams’ Full Twitter Rant On Folks Who Excuse Cop Shootings

    Apr 14, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Jesse Williams used his Twitter on Monday to vent his frustration over “justify-anything” Americans who excuse police shootings. The recent videotaped deaths of Eric Harris, who was shot by reserve sheriff’s deputy Robert Bates in Tulsa, Oklahoma as he lay on the ground; and Walter Scott, who was killed by then-police officer Michael T. Slager […]

  • Erykah Badu Posts All-Star Black Western on Jay Z’s Tidal

    Apr 6, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Beyoncé and Rihanna weren’t the only major artists dropping exclusives on Jay Z’s Tidal streaming service over the weekend. On Saturday, Erykah Badu debuted the short Western film, “They Die By Dawn,” exclusively on Tidal. The 50-minute movie — directed by The Bullitts’ Jeymes Samuels — portrays real-life experiences of African-American cowboys and cowgirls. The all-star […]

  • EUR on the Scene: Chris Paul’s Celebrity Bowling Match (Watch)

    Feb 4, 15 by FahniaThomas 1 Comment

    *EUR was on the scene at L.A. Clippers, Chris Paul‘s annual bowling competition benefiting his CP3 foundation. EUR: Why did you pick bowling as the competition? Chris Paul: When I was a kid my dad was in two or three different leagues at one time. Me and my brother would be at the bowling alley with […]

  • Actor/Activist Jesse Williams Takes Home Drum Major for Justice Award

    Jan 27, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *During the recent King Week in Los Angeles, the SCLC-SC Legacy Awards Gala honored six individuals who continue to do work inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  The award recipients were Jesse Williams (Actor, Activist) who took home the Drum Major for Justice Award, Peggy Dammond Preacely (Member of SNCC, a Freedom Rider and MHP-retired), Helen and […]

  • Jesse Williams Talks Real About Race Relations

    Dec 28, 14 by Qwest7 4 Comments

    *Talk of Jesse Williams being this generation’s Harry Belafonte picked up a steam during a new interview. The “Grey’s Anatomy” star took a stand against social injustice as he elaborated on topics ranging from media-driven racism to what it means to be black in Hollywood to double standards that exist between black and whites. “If […]