HIGHLIGHTS: Multicultural Perspectives On The 2012 Republican National ...This live blog -- a shared effort among HuffPost Gay Voices, HuffPost Black Voices, and HuffPost Latino Voices -- will highlight the issues, personalities, propaganda and truths that speak to these communities, to our communities, throughout the 2012 RNC.
Community Builders Shine At Black Voice 40th EventThe Black Voice News 40th anniversary celebration held at Riverside Grier Pavilion Saturday recognized "40 Community Builders" for their outstanding contributions to community outreach in the Inland Empire.
White Actress Will Voice Assassin's Creed's Black HeroineWhite Actress Will Voice Assassin's Creed's Black Heroine When Assassin's Creed III made its stunning debut a few months ago, Ubisoft proudly noted that they were using an actor with Native American heritage to bring new lead character Connor ...
What's Slavery Got to Do With the Presidential Race?Still later this month, Joe Biden in a speech in North Carolina to a largely Black audience - the Vice President, who is a life long member of the NAACP - said, "They're going to put y'all back in chains," apparently referring to the Republican ...
Ireland in Music: Four VoicesThe same is true of Walking with My Love, a lively duet in which Black joins with the song's writer, legendary Irish folk musician Finbar Furey.
Republican National Convention 2012: August 30 In Tampa (LIVE UPDATES)David Bositis, a researcher at the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, found that only 2 percent of the convention delegates were black, according to the Washington Post. Ashley Bell, a tall, amiable young ..... "That's kind of my role in ...
Brother Ali's 'Mourning In America': The Disturbing Drop From Hip Hop's Muslim ...But after finding a voice in hip hop, Newmann decided to identify as Brother Ali, a black Muslim. This isn't Ali's only conversation-starter: he also has albinism, and ... 'A life is a life and a killer is a killer'." Let us know what you think of this ...
Live-Blogging Tampa Day One (Kinda)10 pm. If this is the dude to talk black Americans into turning against Obama: no deal. 9.58 pm. A window view from New Orleans at 5 pm: ... Anyway, I'm back here and all I am hearing are minority voices. A Latino businessman is up now and complaining ...
Not all Republicans are Islamophobes but all Islamophobes are RepublicansA 2010 Pew Report estimated that nearly 2.6 million Muslims live in the United States, with Ohio, Michigan, and Virginia among the top ten states with the largest Muslim populations.
Levi Aron given 40 years to life in prison for murdering and chopping up Leiby ...Wearing an orange jumpsuit and a black yarmulke, the convicted killer whispered 'no,' when asked if he had something to add after being handed down the jail time in Brooklyn Supreme Court today, according to the New York Daily News.
Guest Column: Black community of faith has many voices, viewsWe must find a way for all of these voices to be adequately and authentically represented. For instance, on the issue of marriage equality, the black faith community is varied in its perspectives and convictions. The problem emerges when one faction of ...
Gulf Coast has first-name relationship with stormsI was 3 years old and can well remember the worry in my parents' voices, and the fear. Audrey made landfall in southwest Louisiana, driving in a wall of water - we call ... It is an impersonal black cloud that roars out of the sky, and then it's gone ...
Madonna Today, Still The Queen: Fearless, Fabulous, Not An Oldies ActIt's Madonna. The stage is full of movement, the sets gasp-inducing, the onscreen videos and visuals mesmerizing. (Including a gorgeous new black-and-white version of "Erotica" and the controversial "Nobody Knows," with its images of violence ...
Born again or born anew?I was gladly claiming my voice of opposition to proof texts used to propel an ideology of exclusion, death and judgment based on race.
Clive James on... Amish: A Secret Life, Accused and The Dark: Nature's Night ...... been more welcome than the deep peace of a documentary called Amish: A Secret Life (BBC Two). Normally I am resistant to programmes with two-part titles, but this was a winner from its quiet start.
Live Blog: Tuesday At The GOP ConventionAnd, of course, there will be live coverage on many NPR stations and streaming on NPR.org. Please join us. Update at ... John Kasich said during his address that "I got a feeling, and it's not just because I like the Black Eyed Peas!" That's got folks ...
Disappearing Acts: Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone & The Erasure of Black ...If Aretha, known as much for her voice as much for her thickness (and her taste in hats) doesn't even think full-figured, Oscar-winning actresses Mo'nique or Octavia Spencer would be great choices to portray her life story, I'm really not surprised by ...
As It Happened: GOP Kicks Off Its Convention; Makes Its Case To The NationWith his voice rising, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie asks ... Christie Starts With His Life Story: The New Jersey governor is beginning the keynote by talking about his family's humble origins and the authority figure - his mom.
Michaela DePrince: From war orphan to teen ballerinaAfrican Voices is a weekly show that highlights Africa's most engaging personalities, exploring the lives and passions of people who rarely open themselves up to the camera.
Back 2 School Kickoff promotes drug, alcohol awarenessThe kickoff is sponsored by VOICES of the South Plains Community Coalition, City of Lubbock Parks and Recreation and 100 Black Men of West Texas. "We try to make an event that's drug-free and help kids make good decision to live their life," said ...