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Rachel Jeantel, The Last Person to Talk to Trayvon Martin, Testifies at George Zimmerman Trial

Rachel Jeantel, the young lady who was on the phone with Trayvon Martin the night of his deadly altercation, took the stand yesterday at the George Zimmerman trial.

According to Rachel, Martin was very clear about his being watched and followed by a shady individual, and even made an effort to lose him.

She says the last thing she heard was Martin yell “Get off,” before the phone went dead.

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Nelson Mandela on Life Support, Official Says

According to an official briefed on his condition, South African freedom fighter Nelson Mandela is currently on life support.

He has been hospitalized since June 8 with a lung infection.

Mandela’s family has yet to confirm this situation.

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Leticia Van De Putte: The Texas Unsung Hero

Like every other politic nerd I’ve been following what’s happening in Texas pretty closely. For those that don’t know, Texas’ legislator is trying to pass one of the strictest anti-abortion laws in the country; a ban on abortions past 20 weeks.

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Don’t Miss FRUITVALE STATION in Theaters July 12

Fruitvale Station – in theaters July 12 – is undoubtedly among the most-talked about films of the summer.

Directed by Rynan Coogler, Fruitvale Station tells the tragic story of Oscar Grant, who was shot and killed by a BART police officer in Oakland, CA. His death was wisely scene as a result of police brutality and racism, sparking outrage and protests nationwide.

In conjunction with the film, a social justice campaign has been launched in the name of Oscar Grant and his family.

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George Zimmerman Trial Witness Says She Heard Trayvon Martin’s Cries

A former neighbor of George Zimmerman testified that she heard the cries of a boy prior to the gunshot that killed 17 year-old Trayvon Martin.

Jane Surdyka also said she could hear an aggressive voice and a softer voice going back and forth with one another.

However, her credibility is in question; she also claimed she heard three gunshots, when only one was fired.

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NFL Player Aaron Hernandez Charged w/ First Degree Murder

Last week, we reported that police were investigating NFL player Aaron Hernandez’ involvement in the murder of his friend, Odin Lloyd.

Now, we have learned that Hernandez was arrested this morning, and charged with first degree murder.

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Republicans Have Already Begun to Take Advantage of Yesterday’s Gutting of Voting Rights Act

Republicans in states across the south wasted no time taking advantage of the Supreme Court ruling that gutted the Voting Rights Act yesterday.

The ruling freed 15 historically racist states from needing federal approval before changing election procedures.

Initiatives like Photo ID laws and early voting hours are now up from grabs.

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BREAKING: Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense of Marriage Act

The Supreme Court has struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, ruling that it is unconstitutional because it deprives equal liberty under the law.

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Paula Deen Breaks Down on Today Show

Since her racist deposition was leaked to the media last week, Paula Deen’s personal and professional life has been in freefall.

Appearing on the Today Show this morning (after no-showing last Friday), Deen broke down while defending herself against accusations of racism.

Deen maintains that she is absolutely NOT a racist.

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Diddy Launches Revolt TV this Fall!

-Rashad Smith, Rochester, New York.

Remember when we use to tune in to MTV and watch TRL, waiting on our favorite videos on the countdown?
What about Pop Up Video on VH-1, that contained informational bubbles, trivia, and sexual anecdotes that kept us intrigued… remember that?
Most certainly we cannot forget the comcial Al Shearer of BET‘s Hits from the Streets or the lovable 21st century cartoon chick, Cita from BET’s Cita World!
The early 2000′s, when video programming was in its prime, has vanished before our eyes and replaced by reality television.


Are you ready for this…. He’s bringing back REAL music video programming to television!

That’s right, Mr. Making the Band himself, Sean “Diddy” Combs, is launching Revolt T.V. this fall!

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