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September 21, 2014

What The Black Community Has To Say About Corporal Punishment

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Tennis Coach Hopes New Center Will Become A Hub For Minority Players

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Life Just Got A Whole Lot Better For This Vet, Cancer Survivor

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Queen Latifah: Domestic Violence Is A Problem In 'Every Part Of Society'

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In Georgia, Politics Moves Past Just Black And White

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As Ebola Outbreak Spreads, Here's How You Can Help

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Archbishop Tutu Calls For 'End Of Fossil Fuels Era'

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Cory Booker Has A Great Take On NFL Firestorm

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Admits Failure 'Starts With Me'

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Cops Shoot And Kill Suspect 5 Miles From Ferguson Scene

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Former NFL Player Retires So He Could Donate Kidney To Brother

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A Chance to Go From Hard Lives to Healing

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Warrior in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS: Photographer Duane Cramer

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Drinking Baileys In This Country Could Mean You're Gay -- And Going To Jail

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Bodies Found After Ebola Health Care Workers Go Missing

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Almost All Obamacare Enrollees Are Paying For Coverage

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Adrian Peterson's Mom Speaks Out

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Chicago Won't Have A Barack Obama High After All

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What It Means To Be A 'Real Mother' In 21 Gorgeous Photos

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Bloomberg: Detroit Is Just Like 1970s New York, And That's A Good Thing

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Even Supporters Of Spanking Think What Adrian Peterson Did Should Be Illegal

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White Officer Kills Innocent Black Girl; Jury Told To Disregard Ferguson

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Ohio Business Groups Push Schools To Drug-Test Students

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Punishment Or Child Abuse?

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DEA Chief Michele Leonhart Struggles To Explain Position On Drug Sentencing Reform

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Police: NFL Player Head-Butted Wife For Refusing Sex

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The NFL Domestic Violence Firestorm: "There Are No Sidelines, Only Sides"

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How A Police Officer Shot A Sleeping 7-Year-Old To Death

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4 Black People Receive the MacArthur ‘Genius' Grant

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Why Television Needs A New Cosby Show

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Rest in Peace: Tyler Perry's Mother Dead at 64

  • Tyler Perry's mother, Willie Maxine Perry, died on Tuesday. She was 64. The 40-year-old film mogul announced the news on his Website. Tyler had spoken lovingly about his mother in interviews over the... Read More
  • Posted Dec 9th, 2009 by Jawn Murray in BV Buzz | Comments (40)
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The Truth About Tyler Perry Doing 'Love Jones' Remake

  • Recently, a story circulated in the rumor mill that hit-making filmmaker Tyler Perry was looking to do a remake of the urban romantic classic film 'Love Jones.' An unconfirmed report stated... Read More
  • Posted Feb 25th, 2011 by Wilson Morales in BV on Movies | Comments (52)
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Fresh Face: Disney's First Black Princess Covers Essence

  • Known for constantly rotating the same half dozen stars on their covers – typically Gabrielle Union, Mary J. Blige, Nia Long, Tyler Perry, Beyonce and Mo'Nique – Essence magazine has... Read More
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'Are We There Yet?': TBS Banks on the Black Family Sitcom

  • With the arrival of the new TBS show, 'Are We There Yet?' the black community is getting another option for network television viewing. We all know that black shows are rare these days, with few... Read More
  • Posted Jun 7th, 2010 by Lawrence Watkins in BV on Money | Comments (25)
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Tyler Perry's Mother Dies: Madea Character was Based on His Mom

  • Filmmaker Tyler Perry received some bad news Tuesday. Perry's mother, Maxine Perry, died at the age of 64. On his website, Perry made a brief announcement of his mother's death:"Willie Maxine... Read More
  • Posted Dec 9th, 2009 by Boyce Watkins, PhD in BV Black Spin | Comments (50)
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Tyler Perry Dominates NAACP Image Awards Nominations

  • The 42nd NAACP Image Awards nominations were unveiled today and, as expected, Tyler Perry dominated the categories in both the film and television. 'For Colored Girls' led the pack with seven... Read More
  • Posted Jan 12th, 2011 by Wilson Morales in BV Newswire | Comments (9)
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Check Out Official 'Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family' Poster

  • After spoofing other films such as 'The Godfather,' 'Black Swan,' True Grit,' and 'The King's Speech,' writer-director Tyler Perry finally released the official poster to 'Tyler Perry's Madea's... Read More
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Tyler Perry Downplayed in Marketing of 'For Colored Girls'

  • Unlike many of his previous films, you will not see the name "Tyler Perry" plastered broadly across the marketing materials for his coming project, 'For Colored Girls.' Perry will be credited in the... Read More
  • Posted Nov 2nd, 2010 by Alexis Stodghill in BV on Money | Comments (12)
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'Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself' Debuts Atop DVD Charts

  • Although his next film isn't set for release until April, Tyler Perry continues to make noise with his last one. 'Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself' debuted at number one on the DVD charts,... Read More
  • Posted Jan 21st, 2010 by Wilson Morales in BV on Movies | Comments (8)
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'Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family' Hits the Big Screen in 2011

  • Lionsgate has announced that director-producer Tyler Perry will reprise his signature role as the straight-shooting Madea in 'Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family.' The film is adapted from his new... Read More
  • Posted Apr 28th, 2010 by Wilson Morales in BV on Movies | Comments (24)

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