Black News Channel (BNC) To Make Historic Launch On Monday

I hope this goes well…

On February 10th, viewers across America will witness the launch of the nation’s only African American news network, Black News Channel (BNC).

BNC’s state-of-the-art network operations center is based in Tallahassee, Florida, with news bureaus located throughout the country. Continue reading

After escaping a slave ship in the 1700s, this African chief became Florida’s most-feared pirate

Reminds me to go finish Freedom Cry….

He has been described as Florida’s most renowned black pirate who used the island of Elliott Key, and other hiding places along the Southeast Florida coast to conduct raids on unsuspected ships and villages.

Black Caesar became notable during the “golden age” of piracy, that is, in the late 1600s and early 1700s, when pirate ships were one of the few places black men could earn power and wealth. Continue reading

8 Successful and Aspiring Black Communities Destroyed by White Neighbors

After all the hubbub about the Watchmen series premiere and it’s depiction of the Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre, I figured folks needed to know it and Rosewood were not isolated events….

Atlanta Race Riot (1906)

When the Civil War ended, African-Americans in Atlanta began entering the realm of politics, establishing businesses and gaining notoriety as a social class. Increasing tensions between Black wage-workers and the white elite began to grow and ill-feelings were further exacerbated when Blacks gained more civil rights, including the right to vote. Continue reading

Research Reveals That Black Children Were Fed to Hogs and Used as Alligator Bait in the Early 1900s

YT is the real savages…

A man named Johnny Lee Gaddy recently shared with peonage researcher, Dr. Antoinette Harrell, that in 1957 he witnessed African American children being literally fed to the hogs that were on the campus of the infamous Arthur G. Dozier Reform School in the Florida Panhandle.

In addition, a 1923 article in Times Magazine reported from Chipley, Florida that Black babies were being used as alligator bait. Pictures, postcards, and other trinkets were sold to commemorate this evil, dark practice. Continue reading

Black Teen Accused of Cheating on Her SATs While White Students Got Away With College Bribery Scandal

Even though historically they have been liars and thieves, we’re always put under extra scrutiny for our greatness… but that is YT insecurity for you……

Miami, FL — A massive FBI investigation has revealed that several high profile white celebrities and business executives had paid a total of $25 million to get their children into high profile universities, even though they didn’t qualify to be admitted. Ironically, this nationwide college admission cheating scandal has brought back to mind Kamilah Campbell, an 18-year old African American high school student, whose SAT results were invalidated two months after she was falsely accused of cheating – allegedly because she had high scores. She eventually filed a lawsuit against SAT officials, claiming that they defamed her character and jeopardized her future. She, however, later dropped the law suit. Continue reading

Police Have No Duty to Protect You, Federal Court Affirms Yet Again


Their only job is to protect property and maintain the status quo… the general public be damned…

Following last February’s shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, some students claimed local government officials were at fault for failing to provide protection to students. The students filed suit, naming six defendants, including the Broward school district and the Broward Sheriff’s Office , as well as school deputy Scot Peterson and campus monitor Andrew Medina. Continue reading

Thug Who Flashed Gun At College Students Is Still On The Streets

Must be nice to have the complexion for protection… smh

A bizarre situation could have became tragic when a 49-year-old thug named Don Crandall Jr. flashed his gun because he didn’t want FAMU students to get onto an elevator with him. There is currently a warrant out for his arrest, but he is still on the streets. Continue reading

When The Media Treat White Suspects And Killers Better Than Black Victims

It is racism plain and simple….

Editor’s note: We’re republishing this story, which first ran in August 2014, in light of a New York Post headline earlier this week that described a white murder suspect as a “clean-cut American kid.” Police have identified 23-year-old Kenneth Gleason as a person of interest in the September slayings of two black men in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, which authorities believe may have been racially motivated. Continue reading