Black Twitter

'Love and Hip Hop: Miami' Cast Member Prince Says 'Black Twitter' Is Hurting LGBTQ Rappers

Christopher "Prince" Michael Harty from "Love and Hip Hop Miami" is upset with Black Twitter for being so hard on LGBTQ rappers.via TMZ : <i> We got</i> …

Black Culture

A 'Love & Hip Hop' Star Says Black Twitter Is Harmful To The LGBTQ Community

Rap & Hip-Hop

Black Twitter is a force for activism

Twitter has the power to shape global conversation. And it’s become a way for marginalized communities to garner attention for the issues that matter to them. Case in point: Black Twitter.<p>According to Pew Research, young black Americans use Twitter more than any other platform. And they’re …

Molly Wood

Black Twitter Hilariously Imagines Blackest Nation Ever With #InWakanda Hashtag

Since the announcement of Marvel’s <i>Black Panther,</i> black audiences have anxiously awaited the release of Marvel’s incredible superhero epic. (No, I …

African-American News

Black Twitter Roasts Light-Skinned Nefertiti Statue Unveiled On The Today Show

Next time someone builds a bust of Ancient Egyptians, historians, anthropologists and Black Twitter should be consulted.<p><b>Josh Gates</b>, in promotion of …

Ancient History

Black Twitter flocks to social media to share #WhatBlackPantherMeansToMe in viral hashtag

There are less than two weeks remaining before “Black Panther” hits theaters, and people are sharing their excitement on social media. But they’re …

Viral

Martin Luther King Jr. Super Bowl Ad Sparks Controversy: Black Twitter Erupts

<i>Words by Nick Slay</i><p>The Eagles’ 41-33 win over the New England Patriots wasn’t the only nail biting, anxiety fueled reaction to last night’s game.<p>The …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Justin Timberlake Performed At The Super Bowl And Paid Tribute To Prince. Black Twitter Was Not Feeling It.

Justin Timberlake delivered the half-time performance at the Super Bowl game on Sunday which Black Twitter did not fully embrace, and rightfully …

Justin Timberlake

Dodge gets slammed for using a Martin Luther King Jr. speech in their Super Bowl ad

Dodge made a misstep on Sunday when it ran a Super Bowl LII ad that used the words of civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. to...market trucks.<p>…

Dodge

India Love - The Most Popular IG Model You Might Not Know - Released A Whole Rap Video And Black Twitter Is Black Twitter'ing

<b>India Love</b>, who you may or may not know from her social media thirst trap comeuppance, is now a rapper. Let #BlackTwitter tell it, she played …

Black Culture

Justin Timberlake Talks New Album, Jesse Williams and Getting Dragged by Black Twitter with Zane Lowe [Watch]

Former beloved blue-eyed crooner turned the one Black Twitter loves to side-eye, <b>Justin Timberlake</b> has sat down with<b> Zane Lowe</b> on <i>Beats 1</i> to discuss …

Zane Lowe

Black Twitter Brought It’s Best Memes, Gifs And Tweets For Black History Month

Nothing less than HiiiPower.

Black History

Funny or Ignorant? #TweetLikethe1600s Has Black Twitter at Odds

In one of the first major Black Twitter trending topics of 2018, the fam thought up what was apparently intended as a humorous hashtag. And while …

Trends

Black Twitter can’t stop gushing about the Hollywood ‘Black Panther’ premiere

While there are still a few more weeks until “Black Panther” hits theaters, Monday night’s Hollywood premiere sent Black Twitter into a frenzy as …

Black Panther

White College Tennis Player Gets Suspended After Telling A Black Player ‘At Least I Know My Dad’

WOW

Charles Manson

Kim Kardashian Catches Heat From Black Twitter Over 'Bo Derek' Fulani Braids

Kim Kardashian is being called out for cultural appropriation, again.<p>Over the weekend, Kardashian posted a video of herself sporting blonde Fulani …

Diversity

Black Twitter Has Mixed Feelings About Possible ‘Martin’ Reboot

We truly are in the era of reboots. From <i>Full House</i> to <i>Twin Peaks,</i> today’s audiences are beginning to crave more shows that appeal to their nostalgia, …

Construction

‘They Should Be Picking My Cotton’: Another Day, Another Racist Snapchat Video Surfaces

Students at South Hadley High said they wanted to separate themselves from the racist views of pone student. (Photo by Michelle Williams)Several …

Homophobia

I Lived It: Black Twitter Came for Me

All because of my low-fat, low-salt, quinoa-butternut-squash-asparagus-kale-ezekiel-bread homage to soul food mac and cheese.

Recipes

For The First Time Ever, ‘Living Single’ Will Stream On Hulu

<i>Source: Fox TV</i>Hulu bested Netflix by getting the classic ‘90s sitcom, <i>Living Single</i>, plus the entire ABC TGIF lineup for streaming.A dream has finally …

Streaming

Hell Yeah! 'Living Single' Is Coming To Hulu

THIS IS NOT A DRILL! <i>Living Single</i> is coming to Hulu. The series that paved the way for NBC's <i>Friends</i> is coming to the streaming service on January …

Women of Color

H&M apologises over 'racist' image of black boy in hoodie

<b>People on social media have called H&M "racist" for showing a black child modelling a hoodie that says 'coolest monkey in the jungle.'</b><p>Some are calling for a boycott of the brand over the picture, while others defended the retailer.<p>H&M has said: "We apologise to anyone this may have offended."<p>People …

Business

#BlackTwitter Dragged Steve Harvey’s White New Year’s Eve Outfit For Filth

1. Shea Moisture Strengthen, Grow + Restore Conditioner<p>Source:Courtesy of Walmart 1 of 25<p>2. Shea Moisture Coconut Hibiscus Curl + Style …

Steve Harvey

Beyonce & Blue Ivy Star In Jay Z’s ‘Family Feud’ Visuals

Source: Kevin Mazur / Getty<p>Jay Z dropped a teaser clip for his beloved <b>4:44</b> track <i>Family Feud</i> and both Beyonce and Blue Ivy make an appearance. <i></i>The …

Women of Color

Twitter Comes For Bay Area Reporter Who Slanders Diddy Live On-Air

<i>Source: Twitter</i><p>Darya Folsom, a local Bay Area reporter, thought it was hilarious that a “drunk and high” Diddy would be interested in owning a …

Colin Kaepernick

6 ways Black folks can stay woke on Net Neutrality

On Dec. 14, 2017, the Trump Administration’s Federal Communications Committee (FCC) voted to end yet another facet of the Obama era: net …

Net Neutrality

'Blitter' Is The New Social Media App Celebrating Black Community And Excellence

Anyone connected to social media on a regular basis knows what kind of impact <b>Black Twitter</b> has had on the world.<p>Like melanin-bathed vigilantes, the …

Omarosa 'Fired' From White House, Black Twitter Can't Stop Laughing

On Wednesday (Dec. 13), news broke that Omarosa was resigning from the White House.<p>According to TMZ: "Sources close to Omarosa tell TMZ started …

Donald Trump

Curator Naima Breaks Down Her #MusicSermon Series, Love For New Edition & More [Interview]

<i>Source: Naima</i>Your favorite music curator on Twitter, @Naima, shares her inspiration behind the popular #MusicSermon series and more in this exclusive …

John Coltrane

Brand Voyeurs and Culture Vampires

What do we mean by "pop culture?" It encompasses the broad range of social phenomena we consider to be cool and unifying. It's the connective tissue …

Advertising Industry