African-American Pulse

Top 5 Reasons We Miss Having President Obama in White House (IMAGES/VIDEO)

Top 5 Reasons We Miss Having President Obama in White House (IMAGES/VIDEO)

As difficult as it may be to remember, it wasn’t long ago that there was a smart, articulate, decent, honorable man in the Oval Office, and not… President Donald Trump. There are many reasons why we miss having Barack Obama as our president. Here are the top five: 5. Knowledge of English Barack Obama first gained […]

Donald Trump’s Speech At The African-American History Museum Was About…Him (VIDEO)

Donald Trump’s Speech At The African-American History Museum Was About…Him (VIDEO)

Just when I was ready to give Donald Trump some props for visiting the African-American History Museum, I looked at a transcript of his remarks and realized that, as usual, he managed to make it about him. Trump started strong, commenting: “Today and every day of my presidency I pledge to do everything I can […]

Trump-Worshiping Black Pastor: Trump Is An Example Of ‘A Real Man’ (AUDIO)

Trump-Worshiping Black Pastor: Trump Is An Example Of ‘A Real Man’ (AUDIO)

Donald Trump is easily the most unfit and unqualified person to occupy the White House in recent history, if not in all of American history–both in terms of qualifications and character. But a significant segment of his backers actually think he’s a role model. And at least one of them thinks God is using Trump […]

Obama Is So Classy He Doesn’t Have To Brag About It

Obama Is So Classy He Doesn’t Have To Brag About It

The next time an uninformed republican bashes former President Barack Obama, kindly whip out the following statistics. Especially if they’re also a die-hard Trumpkin. While President Donald Trump was busy scamming people at his so-called university, Obama was donating over a million dollars to charities. Specifically ones that looked after children. After Trump made a disturbing remark […]

Kanye West Silent After Months Of Supporting Trump – Buyers Remorse? (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Kanye West Silent After Months Of Supporting Trump – Buyers Remorse? (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Kanye West is a decisive figure in American culture. Even those who are fans of the hip hop superstar’s music may not necessarily be a big fan of the man himself. More than a few eyebrows raised when West visited then President-elect Donald Trump in New York City. West’s support of President Trump might have be a surprise […]

WATCH: Magic Johnson Says Trump Must Learn To Not ‘Be A Dictator’ – Muslim Ban ‘Un-American’

WATCH: Magic Johnson Says Trump Must Learn To Not ‘Be A Dictator’ – Muslim Ban ‘Un-American’

Former basketball star Magic Johnson has spoken out against President Donald Trump’s latest action, the immigration ban. Johnson told TMZ that: “It’s wrong to discriminate against people. We have a lot of great Muslim brothers and sisters who are here and doing a wonderful job of being great Americans.” Johnson had been attending a fiftieth birthday on […]

True Confession: Woman Who Got Emmett Till Murdered Admits She LIED (VIDEOS)

True Confession: Woman Who Got Emmett Till Murdered Admits She LIED (VIDEOS)

There’s a reason many African-Americans of a certain age cringed at Donald Trump’s blatantly racist dog whistles during the campaign. It brought back memories of the brutal murder of Emmett Till. In 1955, Till was visiting relatives in Mississippi when two white men, Roy Bryant and J. W. Milam yanked him out of his house […]

Christian Singer Gets SLAMMED For Bowing To Trump And Trashing Women’s March (TWEETS)

Christian Singer Gets SLAMMED For Bowing To Trump And Trashing Women’s March (TWEETS)

One of the most disheartening anecdotes from the presidential election was how the religious right flocked to Trump. What passes for leadership in that movement managed to convince 81 percent of white evangelicals that Trump’s ugly behavior on the campaign trail didn’t matter because he made the right clucking noises on abortion and marriage equality. […]

Jane Fonda Tweets Amazing Unity Speech By Rev. Barber Then Gets Trolled By Not-Trump (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Jane Fonda Tweets Amazing Unity Speech By Rev. Barber Then Gets Trolled By Not-Trump (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Renowned actress and activist Jane Fonda has tweeted a message of resistance. Fonda tweeted a video by Rev. Barber of North Carolina. His video is basically a message of hope. He says we need to stand together against anything that is morally bankrupt and to stand united against things that are unconstitutional. This is why so many […]

More Racist Attacks: Clergyman Attacked With A Bat, Racial Slur (VIDEO)

More Racist Attacks: Clergyman Attacked With A Bat, Racial Slur (VIDEO)

A Brooklyn man is being charged with a hate crime for using a racial slur against a Nigerian Catholic priest and then threatening him with a baseball bat. Joseph Mattarelliano, 25, approached Reverend Uriroghene Okrokoto, 28, with a bat when he was two blocks away from The Good Shepherd Roman Catholic Church in Marine Park at 3:45 […]

Top 11 Protest Signs From Inauguration Weekend (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Top 11 Protest Signs From Inauguration Weekend (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Well, it really happened. Donald Trump is now officially the President of the United States. There are plenty of protests going on in Washington D.C. Here are some of the best protest signs: 1. This Really Says It All The best protest signs from the inauguration of Donald Trump: https://t.co/U2gYdkjN9d pic.twitter.com/wV0y1HJ5sM — Slate (@Slate) January […]

Trump’s Moronic Press Secretary Thinks Ben Carson Is Hispanic (VIDEO)

Trump’s Moronic Press Secretary Thinks Ben Carson Is Hispanic (VIDEO)

At his very first press conference today, incoming White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was asked a question he quite obviously wasn’t expecting: Why are there no Hispanics among the Trump cabinet picks? Instead of just answering the question as asked, Spicer decided to try and engage in spin, attempting to say that there’s tremendous […]

Uncle Tom Sheriff David Clarke Says Of Black CNN Commentator: ‘I Am Tired Of This J*gaboo’

Uncle Tom Sheriff David Clarke Says Of Black CNN Commentator: ‘I Am Tired Of This J*gaboo’

No doubt you’ve seen Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke on Fox News before. He also spoke at this year’s Republican National Convention and verbally kissed Donald Trump’s ring, probably hoping he could ass kiss his way into a position in a Trump Administration. To put it mildly, Sheriff Clarke is a disgrace to humanity in […]

Idiot Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank’ Abraham Lincoln For His Freedom (VIDEO)

Idiot Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank’ Abraham Lincoln For His Freedom (VIDEO)

Maine Republican Governor Paul LePage said Tuesday that Georgia Rep. John Lewis, a civil rights icon, should thank Abraham Lincoln and other Republican presidents for freeing the slaves. On WVOM Maine radio’s George Hale and Ric Tyler Show, LePage said: “John Lewis ought to look at history. It was Abraham Lincoln that freed the slaves. […]

Elizabeth Warren Says It’s ‘Time To Cause Necessary Trouble’ (VIDEO)

Elizabeth Warren Says It’s ‘Time To Cause Necessary Trouble’ (VIDEO)

Today was Martin Luther King, Junior Day. This national holiday was created to celebrate the life and work of the great civil rights leader who died while trying to bring justice and equality to all Americans. Today Donald Trump, our President-elect, chose to stay at home in his well guarded New York city tower rather […]

Standing In The Shadow Of MLK Jr., Loretta Lynch Makes Her Final Speech In Birmingham (VIDEO)

Standing In The Shadow Of MLK Jr., Loretta Lynch Makes Her Final Speech In Birmingham (VIDEO)

Just days before the end of Attorney General Loretta Lynch’s term, she stood at the pulpit of Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church in the shadow of one our greatest leaders, Martin Luther King Jr., and addressed the citizens of Alabama. Lynch told the congregation: “We can’t take progress for granted. We have to work. There’s no […]

Wells Fargo Denies Teacher’s Custom Debit Card – Rep Calls BLM Design ‘Offensive’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Wells Fargo Denies Teacher’s Custom Debit Card – Rep Calls BLM Design ‘Offensive’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

With most people using cards instead of cash nowadays, an eye-catching design is a great way to express yourself. Wells Fargo even has a collection of gay pride images to choose from. They’re not on board with the Black Lives Matter movement, though. Freddie Gray After the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody, a […]

Woman Freezes To Death When Landlord Boots Her Out For $338 Unpaid Rent (VIDEO)

Woman Freezes To Death When Landlord Boots Her Out For $338 Unpaid Rent (VIDEO)

A 52-year-old woman, Karen Lee Batts, was evicted from a senior assisted living facility for non-payment of $338.00. Batts’ family says she suffers from schizophrenia. The facility that evicted Batts was under the management of  Cascade Management, Inc. and Northwest Housing Alternatives, LLC. The housing complex was designed for people with disabilities and financially limited seniors: “The court records […]

Investigation Reveals Chicago’s Police Force Systemically Violated Civil Rights (VIDEO)

Investigation Reveals Chicago’s Police Force Systemically Violated Civil Rights (VIDEO)

A 13-month investigation into Chicago’s police department revealed that the city’s police force has systemically violated the civil rights of residents through use of excessive force. The report, released Friday, shows that these violations have most commonly affected the African-American and Latino residents of Chicago. Breaking News: The Chicago police have systemically violated civil rights, […]

WATCH: What You Need To Know About The N Word – NSFW

WATCH: What You Need To Know About The N Word – NSFW

You may have read about Yahoo Finance‘s hilarious typo the other day, featured in an article titled “Trump wants a much nigger Navy.” It was a couple hours until it was taken down, but that was enough time for #NiggerNavy to be born on Twitter, with people cracking jokes about Yahoo’s unfortunate mistake. But what’s […]

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