Morgan Freeman has some very strong opinions on Black History month, and made them very clear in his interview with 60 Minutes. Check out the video below:

As we celebrate Black History Month, we will pay tribute to some outstanding african americans of our time. In this installment we take a look at some of the wealthiest african americans:

VIA: BIOGRAPHY.COM Inventor and manufacturer, born in Canada. His African-American parents had fled from Kentucky to escape slavery. He showed an early talent for mechanical innovations, and in Ypsilanti, MI he devloped lubricators for steam engines (1870). In 1882 he moved to Detroit, where he perfected his lubricating cup, still widely used to provide a […]

Anyone born in the 60’s and 70’s knows something about the Black Panther Party. On February 17th, 1968, their leader Huey P. Newton was on trial for the shooting of some police officers. Back then the police in California and the United States Government were doing anything in their power to bring the party down. […]

VIA: FINDARTICLES.COM We are celebrating the top 30 African Americans who have helped shape and mold society into what we know today for African Americans.

Via:  HelloBeautiful.com // We all tuned in to hear President Obama speak about the state of the union, but couldn’t help but notice Michelle Obama’s pulled-together purple dress by Isaac Mizrahi. Take a look at the pics and tell us what you think:

Via:  TimesDispatch.com The National Weather Service has issued a new forecast for the weekend weather, including snow projections for the Richmond area. A winter storm watch the weather service posted shortly before daybreak today says a system that’s expected to move across the capital area from tomorrow evening through Saturday afternoon “will have the potential” […]

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Going to bed earlier protects teenagers against depression and suicidal thoughts, New York research suggests.Of 15,500 12 to 18-year-olds studied, those who went to bed after midnight were 24% more likely to have depression than those who went before 2200. And those who slept fewer than five hours a night had a 71% higher risk […]

Via:  HelloBeautiful.com // In celebration of his milestone 50th birthday, esteemed pastor, gospel singer and spiritual leader Donnie McClurkin threw an event fit for a King. The extravagant event took place at New York’s majestic Oheka Castle. McClurkin played host to a plethora of close friends and family all on hand to celebrate his birthday […]

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A guilty verdict Wednesday night in a Richmond murder trial but the jury says it wasn’t a case of murder. Instead, the jury convicted 25-year-old Eric Driver of voluntary manslaughter in the April 2009 death of a suspected thief. The sentencing verdict is “no fine, no time.” Eric Driver will not have to serve a […]

Via: CSPAN.com President Obama said Wednesday night that leaders in Washington face a “deficit of trust,” as he used his first State of the Union address to try to restore public confidence in his administration and to convince the American people that he is intensely focused on the issues that concern them most: jobs and […]

Via:  Elev8.com // It was hours after the authorities had called off the search for survivors in Haiti, but a British woman helped rescue a man 11 days after the devastating earthquake. From DailyMail.co.uk http://video.theweek.com/video/Haitian-man-survives-for-11-day/player?title_height=31 Volunteer Carmen Michalska, from Aberdeen, managed to crawl into the tomb-like space where 24-year-old Haitian Wismond Exantus has been trapped […]