A week after Nykea Aldridge was caught in a deadly crossfire of gang violence while strolling her infant down the street on Chicago’s South Side, her cousin, NBA superstar Dwyane Wade appeared Friday on Good Morning America to discuss the tragedy. Wade, who recently signed with the Chicago Bulls, also seized the moment to discuss the ensuing social media outrage over a tweet by […]

Special K’ from “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” doesn’t understand why black people are supporting Donald Trump. He said,”It’s like chickens supporting Kernel Sanders.” Special K’ doesn’t think he will win and just wants black people to stay away from the RNC and republicans. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Listen to “The Rickey Smiley Morning […]

Jeff Johnson calls in to “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” to give us ‘3 Things You Should Know.’ Johnson is still at the RNC where he feels like an apocalyptic movie is taking place because it’s like one culture taking over a town. Yesterday he was debating with someone and after a man came up […]

While Trump has praised him for his accomplishments on jobs, tax cuts, infrastructure, and school funding, he has been targeted by Black activists for his record on voting rights protections, education for students of color, and his position on the death penalty.

Jeff Johnson calls into “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show” about what he’s been experiencing at the RNC. Johnson paints a picture for us and talks about the amount of security in Cleveland and how the tone is a small view of what America really is. He mentioned that the convention is a reflection of it’s […]

If there was any doubt about Jesse Williams‘ trend setting qualities, his latest stream of tweets settles it. After journalist Jarrett Hill discovered that Donald Trump‘s wife Melania plagiarized portions of her keynote speech from Michelle Obama at the opening night of the Republican National Convention on Monday, Twitter went in for the kill, with Jesse Williams brilliantly […]

The "Apprentice" alum hopes she can get more Black voters to back the Republican presidential candidate. Bless her heart.


The last-minute effort by delegates from Washington D.C., Colorado, Utah, Maine, Virginia, and more was met with uproar and a floor protest after Arkansas Rep. Steve Womack twice approved the convention rules by voice vote.

The GOP's tone-deafness is absolutely mind-boggling; like who approved that?