NBA: Carmelo Assists In Los Angeles Town Hall Discussion For Community Peace

Way to go Melo! This is what we need! Activism and celebrities using their status for the betterment of police-community relations! Keep reading to see what Anthony had to say.


Doritos Introduces New Bag Of Chips In Support Of The LGBT Community

Frito-Lay has released a limited edition Rainbow version of the popular snack in partnership with the It Gets Better Project, a non-profit that aims to prevent suicide among LGBT youth.


(Photo) Young Jeezy Pens An Open Letter About His “Concerns And Frustrations” In Communities Around The World

For a few days now, Young Jeezy has had fans in anticipation with the hopes of a new project. While he has released the single “God,” that is only one part of the what he’s offering these. In an open letter, Pastor Young – he signed off – the rapper talks about the negativity that has impacted communities around the world; he discusses why our communities strive so hard and fight to get what is wanted out of life. “I would like to take this time to ADDRESS the Street Disciples and Congregation to express my concerns and frustrations on what’s going on in our communities all over the world today,” he begins the letter. “…We are all Gods in our own right. We all have the ability and the power to change the things around us. We all have the ability to affect lives; to raise our sons and daughters to become Kings and Queens; Leaders and Prophets. To make a difference on Earth while they are here.” Read more after the jump.


(Video) Ex- Congressional Hopeful Plots Attack On Muslim Community

According to Federal prosecutors, a Tennessee man has been indicted on a charge of soliciting another person to burn down a mosque in New York State.


(Photos) Obama Back To Community Organizing?

The presidential term of Barrack Obama is waning and as you can imagine, his first act as former President of the United States of America will be drinking from a coconut while resting under the sun.


(Video) Twista and “Voice of the Streetz” Program Address Chicago Violence

Violence might sound cool on a record but most Chicagoans would rather live in peace. The rampant violence weighing over neighborhoods and taking life after life hasn’t decreased much even with many of the city’s entertainers pushing positive vibes to the situation. Never giving up on the love however, Twista and “Voice of the Streetz” Program Address Chicago Violence and champion being heard beyond the music.


(Video) “Community” Is Back With Season 6!!! On Yahoo???

Community..Season 6….Yes on Yahoo! Yahoo has decided for one it’s 1st pieces of original content to be the cult classic “Community”, originally on NBC, but if you’re a fan of the show, you don’t care how you get it!!


Giving Back: Big Boi Proves That He Is Man Enough To Be A Girl Scout!

Big Boi loves the kids! This past weekend Big Boi showed a group of Girl Scouts that he was man enough to be apart of their crew, while inviting them to hang out with the Hip Hop legend.


NFL: Black Officers Defend The Rams’ ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’

The Ethical Society of Police (ESOP), representing a majority of black officers in St. Louis, has taken a bold stand and issued a statement supporting the Rams’ Hands Up, Don’t Shoot gesture. ESOP goes on to explain that there is slim to no black representation on the boards of the Fraternal Order of Police & the Police Officers Association. So, they broke away, expressing 100% support to the Rams, calling their actions “commendable,” even praising them on “taking a stand on this very important issue.” Read the actual statement issued by these African-American officers after the jump!


(Video) LL Cool J Gives Back And Is Honored With A Day In NY

Veteran rapper LL Cool K was awarded a proclamation by Senator Smith of Queens at his 10th annual “Jump & Ball” charity event on his old stomping ground. Watch video after the jump…


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