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The Pope hangs out with Pres. Obama: Dr Wilmer Leon breaks it down


The Pope, Policy and American Politics By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III “The Lord God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and keep it.” Genesis 2:15 “The earth lies defiled under its inhabitants; for they have transgressed the laws, violated the statutes, broken the everlasting covenant.” Isaiah 24:5 Pope Francis is touring ...

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Why Do We Let Our Kids Beg At Stoplights And Call It a Fundraiser?

Begging Fundraising

I cannot go one Saturday without being approached at a stoplight by children asking for donations. Their cause is great and I am proud that they are engaged in something positive but why are we teaching our children to beg? Kids asking strangers at stoplights for money without having something to give them in return isn’t fundraising, it’s actually begging. ...

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Your Black World Presents A look inside Vigalantee: A.n.i.m.a.l 3


Dr. Samori Swygert journeys into the mind and mental jungle of Vigalantee’s NEW ALBUM, A.N.I.M.A.L 3. The title is an acronym that stands for “A Nation In Misery Alienated And Lost Still.” The album is only $5.00 to download and it is filled with conscious rap and great messages. It includes a song that is dedicated to and speaks about ...

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Pres. Obama To Free Inmates Whose Sentences Are Illegal?

Rev. Walters (Pres. Obama)

A recent New York Times article stated that the Department of Justice is holding people of color in prison on illegal sentencing. President Obama himself has publicly admitted that many sentences are illegal so why is no one doing anything about it? In this segment Rev. George Walters, whom is the executive director of Center for Church and Prison Inc., ...

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Ryan Mack: Is Straight Outta Compton Motivation or Miseducation?

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By: Ryan Mack This is the first time I have ever loved a movie, but also hated it almost as much. In a rare moment of indecisiveness, it was a tough call to decide to give this a “thumbs-up” or a “thumbs-down” because of the numerous conflicting messages.  There are two sides of this coin. First Side of the Coin: ...

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Do You Know About The “Hidden” African American History?


In this segment of Your Black World News, Sharif Bey drops knowledge about hidden African American history. Mr. Bey is the regional representative of an organization that preserves a very old and rarely-taught area of African American History. The organization is 102 years old, and shows how the history/legacy dovetails into a strategy of civic engagement that enables African Americans ...

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Here’s what the rapper Scarface has to say to Fox News

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Some rappers keep up with the issues that matter to the people, and some rappers just talk about whatever they want. Scarface is slowly identifying himself as a leader among leaders, using the power of hip-hop and his voice to represent the masses. Check out his new video below and tell us what you think. Show Scarface some love while ...

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Damon Wayans calls Cosby Accusers “Unrapeable B*tches”

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Damon Wayans has been heavily criticized for his words about the Bill Cosby accusers. Here’s a bit of what he said in an interesting interview on The Breakfast Club. “If I was him, I would divorce my wife, wink wink, give her all my money, and then I would go to a deposition, I’d light one of them three-hour cigars, ...

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