WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — The City of Warrensville Heights says the New York Times is fake news. The paper published an article Tuesday boasting that Robert Cornegy Jr., a Brooklyn city councilman, is the world’s tallest politician at 6-foot-10. But at a staggering 7 feet tall, Warrensville Heights Mayor Bradley Sellers is the tallest politician in the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The tone of the headlines for the front pages of Cleveland’s and New York’s newspapers definitely differed following the Browns’ swap for Odell Beckham Jr. Cleveland traded their 17th pick in the 2019 NFL Draft, a third-round pick, and safety Jabrill Peppers to the New York Giants in exchange for the […]

Bill Clinton has officially become a novelist, as his co-authored new thriller, The President Is Missing, is now available in stores. While the novel revolves around a commander in chief who takes it upon himself to squash terrorism, Clinton himself had some interesting comments regarding the Obama administration and its chief executive’s reception by the media. According to Deadline, Clinton […]

Though Donald Trump’s disdain for the media has been well documented over the years, his assaults on mainstream outlets significantly increased during the 2016 presidential race. To many of us, these relentless attacks were a transparent ploy to protect his own ego, as it was clear Trump was only disparaging outlets that reported unfavorable stories about him. It’s a […]

CNN announced today that their organization was barred from attending today’s White House briefing, according to Deadline.  CNN was one of many news outlets not allowed to enter White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s office, including the New York Times, Los Angeles Times & Politico. Spicer told CNN that the briefing was intended for smaller outlets […]

‘Media’ premieres exclusively on TVOne February 25.   Actor Pooch Hall, who stars in the upcoming TVOne original movie, Media, co-hosts The Real on Feb. 14. Brian White and Finesse Mitchell will join the show in a segment to discuss the eagerly anticipated movie. Radio One founder and chairperson, Cathy Hughes, is the executive producer […]

These 7th graders speak with authority on race, appropriation, and police brutality in a podcast assignment.   Three charter school students in Honolulu, Hawaii created a cyber buzz earlier this week after their teacher tweeted their no fluff podcast conversation about racism and how it affects the population. The seventh-grade students, Isabella, Nokiya and Tia, who identify […]

In an abrupt announcement, Al Jazeera America is shuttering its doors at the end of April.

This comes days after the professor in the video called for media attention and coverage on her Facebook page. The University of Missouri campus, in a state of turmoil following Monday’s resignation of president Tim Wolfe after months of racial tension, has been thronged by hundreds of local and national reporters. Some were met with […]

A series of tweets published by rapper Nicki Minaj that exposed MTV for upholding a certain standard of beauty were interpreted as an “attack” by American sweetheart Taylor Swift, launching mainstream media into a frenzy that perpetuated the racist trope that is the “angry Black woman.” On Tuesday evening, Nicki took to Twitter to call out […]

During a Monday interview with comedian Marc Maron, President Barack Obama used the n-word to drive home the point that the shunning of the word in today’s society doesn’t magically make our society post-racial. If last week’s massacre at Charleston, South Carolina‘s Mother Emanuel AME Church is any indication, that’s public knowledge. Accused gunman Dylann Roof reportedly told […]