Social Media

Two non-black women decided to log onto Instagram and target black beauty vlogger, Jennifer Olaleye, with comments asserting that her confidence as a darker-skinned woman is contrived. “I don’t know where dark skinned girls are getting this confidence from”, one troll commented. Of course, Jennifer didn’t back down! She replied to both with a clapback […]

Go Fund Me pages are typically created for business ventures, funeral/medical expenses, however, Vanessa Gritton may be the first in history to create an account for divorce purposes. The California native has tried to divorce her abusive husband for two years but lack of funds prevented her from doing so. Gritton explained that she has […]

When news first broke that Gospel sensation, Thomas (TC) Clay  died, it was received as a rumor. We all know that social media tends to kill our favorite celebs every other few months. Unfortunately, what we’ve all thought was a rumor…is in fact, true. it’s been confirmed that Clay died suddenly from an undisclosed cause/illness. […]

A Tumblr user got more than she bargained for when she posted a dual image of herself with and without “makeup”. As a result, folks criticized her for trying to be something she’s not. The woman responded with saying that being offensive wasn’t her intentions, according to a source. “My explanation is: I’m half latina, […]

The internet allows ignorant people to invade our social media inboxes, but it also allows us to take swift action against those ignorant people when necessary! Shanelle Matthews took to her Twitter to share a disturbing message from a man name Corey Multer and apparently, he doesn’t like the idea of Shanelle’s activism with the Black […]

In the beginning of the year, we’ve reported that Rob Hill Sr. and songstress/actress, Letoya Luckett, got engaged. Today, we report that Rob and Letoya have split after only two months of MARRIAGE! It’s a surprise to supporters and fans, considering no one knew they were already married. They’ve done a great job of keeping their […]

16-year-old Nia Green is one of those kids whose parents will use the internet and humiliation as punishment. It all started when Nia posted a photo of herself on Facebook in a towel with her boyfriend. Apparently, her mom discovered it and this brutal beating became the result of her punishment. The odd thing about […]

Facebook is known as the giant social networking site that connects us with anyone all over the world. As of late, it has also been known as the networking site that exposes users to videos graphic in nature, such as killings. Since the Facebook Live feature debuted, users witnessed a few murders, including police killings. […]

Amanda Alvear and Mercedez Flores were friends and two of the 50 victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida. Amanda recorded moments of her night out with Mercedez and posted them on Snapchat. Posted to Amanda’s Snapchat story, were clips of them dancing and having a good time. The last clip captures Alvear’s reaction […]

Unless you’re not a social media hound like I am, you should have heard by now that Facebook did the unthinkable by shutting down the page of one of the premiere black celebrity gossip sites on the internet, ‘The Shade Room’. A rep for the social media giant confirmed that they were behind the popular gossip […]

When a woman googled “unprofessional hairstyles”, she was taken aback when she saw mostly natural hairstyles of black women. She then googled “professional hairstyles”, only to find what she expected…all pictures of white women. I did the same thing, and there’s definitely a racial divide! We can’t deny that, although we have to keep in […]