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Court Rules It’s Okay To Discriminate Against Black Hairstyles — 106.7 WTLC

A federal appeals court ruled that banning an employee from wearing dreadlocks is not racial discrimination. The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed a case brought by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Chastity Jones, a black woman in Alabama refused to cut off her locs as a condition of employment with an insurance company. Essence.com reported, the EEOC…

via Court Rules It’s Okay To Discriminate Against Black Hairstyles — 106.7 WTLC

Reality Show Dance Coach Locked Up For Exposing Minor To HIV — 92 Q

John Conner, a Memphis dance coach who appears on Lifetime’s reality show ‘Bring It’ has been locked up and charged with having sex with one of his minor students and exposing him to HIV. According to the affidavit, John Conner III and the victim met on a social site and hook up and had unprotected…

via Reality Show Dance Coach Locked Up For Exposing Minor To HIV — 92 Q

Could Whoopie Be Leaving The View? — 92 Q

Word is this will probably be Whoopie Goldberg’s last season on the The View. Whoopie talked to Wendy Williams about this being her last year on The View… “No, probably not. I have to do it, baby, because I have to go and grow. I got stuff to do, I got movies I need to…

via Could Whoopie Be Leaving The View? — 92 Q

You go girl!

Source: Gregg DeGuire / Getty After a very public Twitter battle with racist and sexist trolls earlier this week, comedienne and Ghostbusters’ star Leslie Jones has decided to come back to the social media site. On Monday, the actress thought she would be spending the day celebrating the success of her new number one film, but instead…

via She’s Baaaaack…Leslie Jones Returns To Twitter After Racist And Sexist Attacks — HelloBeautiful

Watch: D.L. Hughley Puts Fox News Anchor Megyn Kelly In Her Place Over Black Lives Matter Comments — 93.9 WKYS

D.L. Hughley has not been afraid to speak his mind when it comes to the anger and pain he has felt since the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. He appeared on Fox News to speak with Megyn Kelly and blasted her for being a racist as the two traded jabs live on air. The conversation began rather politely but…

via Watch: D.L. Hughley Puts Fox News Anchor Megyn Kelly In Her Place Over Black Lives Matter Comments — 93.9 WKYS

NEWS ROUNDUP: Poll Shows Trump Has Zero Black Supporters In Ohio & Pennsylvania…AND MORE — 97.9 The Beat

African-Americans in Ohio and Pennsylvania aren’t here for Donald Trump. According to a recent poll, zero percent of Blacks in those states said they would vote for Trump over Hillary Clinton. The poll, conducted by NBC News, The Wall Street Journal, and Marist, showed that 88 percent of the 848 Black voters from Ohio who…

via NEWS ROUNDUP: Poll Shows Trump Has Zero Black Supporters In Ohio & Pennsylvania…AND MORE — 97.9 The Beat

Roland Martin Clashes With White Supremacist Over White Angst, Donald Trump — 97.9 The Beat

Richard Spencer, president of The National Policy Institute and founder of the Radix Journal, and a self-described identitarian who supports White supremacist views, joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to share why White voters are so angry. Spencer told Martin that Donald Trump “brings an existential quality to the presidential campaign that wasn’t there before.” When Martin challenged…

via Roland Martin Clashes With White Supremacist Over White Angst, Donald Trump — 97.9 The Beat