After Black teens were attacked during a racist pool incident, Cyril Ramaphosa was spitting hot anti-apartheid bars with no regard for the white fragility they might inspire. The post ‘Don’t Fear White People,’ South Africa President Advises Black Teens Attacked At Swimming Pool appeared first on NewsOne.


Free State police are investigating an assault case that took place on Christmas day against black teens at a swimming pool in South Africa. The post South African President Responds To Video Of Black Teens Attacked By White Men At Swimming Pool appeared first on NewsOne.

Following Sunday night’s Global Citizen Festival in South Africa, the anti-poverty initiative reportedly raised over $7 billion in commitments — seven times the group’s original projected goal of $1 billion. According to an impact report, on Global Citizen’s website, the concert won pledges from organizations such as the World Bank, Vodacom, Cisco and the President’s […]

The intersections of Black womanhood was once again under attack at a South African restaurant on Sunday. A video has gone viral of a White man threatening to attack a Black woman in front of her kids in a Texamo Spur restaurant. According to TimesLive, the incident started when the White man’s daughter came crying […]

Nope. Nope. Nope. Imagine going into your bathroom and seeing a snake sticking out of your toilet. More specifically, an 8-foot cobra. That’s what happened to an apartment resident in South Africa. A snake wrangler was called to capture the snake, but the snake ultimately got away and is currently residing somewhere in the building’s […]

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The Army Corps issued a letter demanding that the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe vacate the land so that they can move forward with building the controversial oil pipeline.


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Yasiin Bey, aka Mos Def, was arrested in January after trying to leave South Africa on a world passport, which the country does not recognize as a legal travel document.

Just days after news broke about his alleged passport scandal and arrest in South Africa, Mos Def has followed up with some more news… He’s retiring from both the music and film industry! We hate to see a legend retire his belt. Maybe it will be another Jay-Z situation, where he announces retirement and then […]


H&M South Africa issued an apology this week for tweeting a comment that implied White models portray a more “positive image” for the brand.

For the past 20 years Essence has taken over New Orleans every Fourth of July weekend for their annual Essence Music Festival. Now the festival has a new location for the next 2 years, and this time its moving to a whole new continent. If you’re looking to attend Essence Music Festival for 2016 and […]