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The Baltimore Police Union is calling on state’s attorney Marilyn Mosby to throw out all charges against the officers involved in the Freddie Gray case. This comes after one of the six officers, Caesar Goodson Jr., was acquitted of all charges placed against him on Thursday. This is the second time that Mosby’s team has failed […]


Roland Martin took Fox News contributor Stacey Dash to task for her comments about BET and Black networks during Thursday’s edition of NewsOne Now. During an interview on Fox News, Dash said: “We have to make up our minds. Either we want to have segregation or integration. If we don’t want segregation, then we need […]

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President Obama will receive a budget and debt deal from Congress that serves as a financial blueprint for the next two years. The Senate voted…

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Michael Jackson really wanted to be in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, and the film’s director, George Lucas really considered him for the role. Ahmed Best (who…

When George Lucas (director of “Star Wars” & the new box office smash “Red Tails”) was young, he wanted to be a race car driver. But during his senior year in high school, George suffered a horrible car accident that almost took his life. Listen and watch as he talks with Oprah about how the […]

Last week film producer/director George Lucas made waves when he went to The Daily Show to explain why it took 23 years to make the upcoming film “Red Tails” about the Tuskegee Airmen. Lucas spoke candidly about the difficulty of getting a film with an all-black cast to garner the backing of major studios and […]

“Star Wars” Director George Lucas recently stopped by The Daily Show to talk about his new film “Red Tails”, which is about the trials and triumphs of the first all-black aerial combat unit, the Tuskegee Airmen. Lucas, who is one of Hollywood’s biggest names, says that even he (despite his influence) had a difficult time […]