Whistleblower exposes $7 billion no-bid Defense Department contract

Last decade, when American was embroiled in the Iraq War, a high-ranking U.S. Army Corps of Engineers put her career on the line to stand up to some of the most powerful men in America. She believed that a major corporation had been benefiting from a collection of well-connected contracts that were costing taxpayers tens…

50 Cent Says Trump Offered Him $500,000 To Help Win Over Black Voters

“I was like, ‘Nah, that’s not good money.” 50 Cent has claimed that he was offered $500,000 to campaign for Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election. During an appearance on New York Hot 97′s “Ebro in the Morning,” Curtis James Jackson III, aka 50 Cent, was candid with host Ebro about the current president,…

Too Many Black Students Aren’t Learning Their History in Schools

  When I was in school, I was starved for information about who I really am. I ached to hear stories about people who look like me, or see the names of Black scholars in math or science, or even to talk about Africa, without talking about poverty and slavery. Today, too many Black schoolchildren…