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  • USA Today Unites with Starbucks’ ‘Race Together’ Campaign

    Mar 23, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Although Starbucks is taking the brunt of the criticism for it’s “Race Together” campaign, USA Today has been just as active in the effort. Richard Prince’s Journal-isms notes that the publication debuted the first of a series of special sections addressing race relations in its Friday (March 20) edition. The section was also available as […]

  • Floyd Mayweather’s Ex Josie Harris: ‘I Was a Battered Woman’ (Watch)

    Nov 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Josie Harris, Floyd Mayweather’s former girlfriend and mother to three of his four children, spoke at length to USA Today about the physical and emotional abuse she says she endured during her relationship with the boxer. Read an excerpt below, followed by a video piece: [She] doesn’t see Mayweather much these days. Occasionally he will […]

  • USA Today’s ‘Best Man Holiday’ Headline Drew Complaints

    Nov 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *USA Today is under fire for a headline that accompanied its story about the box office numbers for “The Best Man Holiday” in comparison to Disney’s “Thor: The Dark World.” “Holiday Nearly Beat Thor as Race-Themed Films Soar,” the paper wrote in its box office report, prompting many to voice their objections across social media. […]

  • EURweb Exclusive Part Two: Kimberla Lawson Roby on Deception & ‘The Perfect Marriage’

    Jan 9, 13 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment

    *New York Times and USA Today Bestselling author Kimberla Lawson Roby hopes to bring about great awareness in “The Perfect Marriage,” which hits bookstores, other retailers and digital outlets January 8, 2013.  In Part Two of our EURweb Exclusive, Kimberla discusses the element of deception that looms in her newest novel. In “The Perfect Marriage” […]

  • Black ESPN Guest: RG3 Only ‘Kind of Black, Not One of Us’ (Watch)

    Dec 14, 12 by EURpublisher02 15 Comments

    *An African-American ESPN2 contributor stepped in it Thursday when he called Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III “kind of black,” and said of the athlete, “He’s not one of us.” RELATED STORY: RG3 Hater Rob Parker Suspended for ‘Not One of Us’ Comments The comments were made by columnist Rob Parker, who was appearing on the […]

  • U.S. Poverty at Record High!

    Sep 14, 11 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Are you suffering from malnutrition? Are you receiving any public assistance or do not have access to emergency funds if you need them? Do you experience debilitating depression, so much so, that it has rendered you incapable of holding down a job or looking for one? What about XBox? Do you own one of those […]