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Dr Boyce Watkins: Bill Cosby had it all, then threw his legacy off a cliff


by Dr Boyce Watkins A reporter asked me a few questions about Bill Cosby and his legacy.  Here’s the transcript of our online conversation: 1. Before all of these allegations surfaced, what did Bill Cosby mean to the black community? Before the scandal, Cosby meant everything to black people. He was the last bastion of decency in television and a ...

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Judged outted Cosby because he feels that he’s a hypocrite

American comedian, actor, author, educator and activist Bill Cosby poses for a portrait, on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 in New York. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

It turns out that all of the emotions people are feeling about the life of Bill Cosby aren’t lost upon those in the legal system.  Judge Eduardo Robreno is the man who decided to release documentation proving that Cosby once purchased drugs with the expectation of giving them to women he expected to have sex with.  The release of this information ...

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Daddy-Daughter Discussion: Ladies, you must teach men how to treat you

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In this episode of Daddy-Daughter Discussions, Dr Boyce Watkins speaks with his daughter Patrice about the things that women should look for in men before she chooses to sleep with them.  Take a look and tell us what you think.    

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Study says black women don’t want long-term relationships (video)

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download A new study by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Harvard School of Public Health says that only a quarter of the single Black women that they polled are looking for a long-term relationship (LTR). The other interesting finding of the study was that a higher number of Black men said ...

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Taraji P Henson sent to the hospital

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Cookie from the hit TV show Empire is a pretty strong woman. But the real life version of Cookie, Taraji P Henson, is showing that she is as vulnerable as the rest of us. The famed actress sent out a picture of her arm with an IV in it, as TMZ is reporting that she has been hospitalized. Apparently, Taraji ...

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Dr Boyce Watkins Video: I didn’t screw Tyler the Creator, Mountain Dew did

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download – Established author and analyst Dr. Boyce Watkins is known in the hip-hop industry for voicing his opinion on issues pertaining to the field and not being afraid to do so. Case in point, Lil Wayne, a rapper who Boyce Watkins has had issues with for years. Most know the story between ...

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President Obama uses the n-word


President Barack Obama is now speaking publicly about the state of race relations in America. In a recent appearance on WTF with Marc Maron, the president used a tough and forbidden term in order to make his point. First, the president started by describing his own experience in race relations and strongly believes that race relations have improved a great ...

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Two black women do an amazing tribute to Charleston Shooting Victims

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Madam Prezident and Derrickaaa do this amazing tribute to the victims of the shooting which occurred in Charleston, South Carolina. It is touching and powerful and we are grateful that these two young women have loaned their talents to help the nation grieve for those who’ve been impacted by this horrible tragedy.

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