Tag Archives: prostate cancer

  • Comedy Icon Paul Mooney Reportedly Has Cancer (Watch)

    May 21, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *Paul Mooney has long been known to make a person laugh, but the comedy legend has reportedly been dealing with a serious issue for well over a year. According to rollingout.com, Mooney has been battling prostate cancer. As a result, the condition has taken its toll physically on the funnyman, who now uses a wheelchair […]

  • The Continuing Sterling Saga: Popular Blackness and the Return of Negrophobia

    May 9, 14 by Anthony Asadullah Samad, Ph.D. Leave a comment


    *Watching this Donald Sterling/V. Stiviano episode play out in public is as interesting a study in race politics as we’ve witnessed in sometime. While we try to act like things have returned to normal, normal when it comes to race is never normal. As both sides have come out trying to put their spin on […]

  • Report: Donald Sterling is Battling Cancer

    May 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *The New York Post is reporting that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been battling cancer for several years. According to the paper, medication for what is believed to be prostate cancer is what has caused his face to look puffy in recent years.  A source told the paper, “They thought he would die […]

  • Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter – Wrongfully Convicted of Three Murders – is Dead

    Apr 20, 14 by EurPublisher 10 Comments


    *Rubin “Hurricane” Carter has died. Carter, whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76. The former boxer from New Jersey had been stricken with prostate cancer in Toronto. his adopted home. John Artis, a longtime friend and caregiver, told The Canadian Press that Carter died in his sleep. […]

  • Rashida & Quincy Jones Speak Out About Prostate Cancer

    Jun 2, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood Leave a comment


    *Quincy Jones and daughter Rashida Jones have joined forces to raise cancer awareness on behalf of Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF). They recently participated in a PSA entitled, “Cherishing Life’s Special Moments,” which seeks to raise awareness about the importance of speaking with your doctor about prostate cancer. Prostate […]

  • We Remember: Damon Harris, Ex-Temptations Member, Dies at 62

    Feb 19, 13 by EurPublisher 16 Comments


    *According to Billy Wilson of the Motown Alumni Association, former Temptations member Damon Harris (born Otis Robert Harris, Jr.) died Monday evening at the age of 62. Wilson’s report didn’t reveal the cause of death, but Harris had been suffering from prostate cancer. Harris was born on July 17, 1950 in Baltimore, Maryland. He took […]