Baltimore’s New Curfew Takes Effect

  The Baltimore City new curfew went into effect fort he first time on Friday. The children who are found in violation of the curfew will be escorted to youth centers. There are two youth connection centers. Baltimore has one of the strictest curfews across the country. The children are no longer allowed to roam…

NEW MUSIC VIDEO: Jay Verze F/ Rickie Jacobs “Crown”

  Well here you have it, give him his crown. Jay Verze declares he is the king of his city in his new video “Crown” featuring Rickie Jacobs from off of his current album “Life Through My Dark Shades.” This is a banger. They are coming for the Crown! Check it out below…   Interview:…

All Of These Challenges: Including the “Fire Challenge”

  This is not a game even though some children believe that it is; the fire challenge. The fire challenge involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour some type of flammable liquid onto their body before setting themselves on fire. In one particular video that I watched, one person was in the shower while another…

Bottoms Up: A Documentary That Explores The Obsession With Big Butts

  What is it about big butts that have many men or people in general fascinated? Directors Chris Alvarez and Kurt Williamson sat down with The Grio to talk about their new documentary “Bottoms Up!” In the interview Chris talks about Venus Hottentot whose name was Sarah Baartman who was on exhibit at a freak show…

President Obama Pledges $33 Billion To Africa

  President Obama has pledged $33 billion in private and public assistance to Africa according to USA Today. He also urged African leaders to improve governance and national security in hopes that it will promote economic development. Amid the Ebola crises in Africa; more specifically Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, President Obama told African leaders…