African-American Pulse

Federal Judge Throws Out Case Against Black Lives Matter, Calls It A ‘Confused Attack’

Federal Judge Throws Out Case Against Black Lives Matter, Calls It A ‘Confused Attack’

Black Lives Matter is one of the favorite targets of the right. They have been equated multiple times to the alt-right, despite the fact of the latter’s close ties to white nationalism and neo-Nazis. This is despite that fact the Black Lives Matter seeks mainly to stage peaceful protest and raise awareness of violence and […]

Trumpkin Waiter Refuses To Serve Baseball Player Who Took A Knee (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Trumpkin Waiter Refuses To Serve Baseball Player Who Took A Knee (TWEETS/VIDEO)

When Donald Trump declared that any NFL player who took a knee during the national anthem was a “son of a bitch,” he didn’t just succeed in angering virtually every player in the NFL. He angered a number of other athletes as well. Among them was Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell. Just hours before his […]

Former GOP Congressman Says It’s OK To Attack Widow Of Dead Soldier (TWEETS)

Former GOP Congressman Says It’s OK To Attack Widow Of Dead Soldier (TWEETS)

The latest incarnation of Mindless Trump Defender Syndrome by a Republican comes from former GOP Congressman Joe Walsh, who thinks it’s perfectly acceptable to attack Gold Star widows who have lost their husband in service the country. Monday morning, Walsh came to the defense of President Trump, who was upset that the widow of Sgt. La […]

Trump Brothers Will Open ‘Plantation-Style’ Hotels In Poor Black Neighborhoods

Trump Brothers Will Open ‘Plantation-Style’ Hotels In Poor Black Neighborhoods

If you thought the malignant Trump spawn Donald Junior and Eric couldn’t possibly be more disgusting and racist, their latest business venture proves that they’ve managed to find a new low, even for them. According to the The Washington Post, the two Trump sons  are investing in luxury resorts on the Mississippi Delta. The Post reports […]

This One Photo Proves The Rank Hypocrisy Of Those Opposed To Anthem Protests

This One Photo Proves The Rank Hypocrisy Of Those Opposed To Anthem Protests

President Trump and his moronic minions just love to say that athletes who kneel during the playing of the national anthem are somehow disrespecting the American flag and the country. That’s total BS, but Trump and his fawning acolytes cannot stand to see black men bringing attention to the issue of racial inequality in the […]

WATCH: NC Minister Rains Hell Down On ‘Christians’ Who Value ‘Cash Over Christ’

WATCH: NC Minister Rains Hell Down On ‘Christians’ Who Value ‘Cash Over Christ’

This week, Donald Trump became the first sitting president to ever speak to the Values Voters Summit, a group which has been designated as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center. On Saturday, Bishop Dr. William Barber II was a guest on AM Joy, and he said the so-called “Christian right,” needs to be […]

Is This 2017? The KKK Is Actively Recruiting In Southern Neighborhoods (Video)

Is This 2017? The KKK Is Actively Recruiting In Southern Neighborhoods (Video)

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), there are 917 active hate groups in America today, and there have been over 1,000 documented hate crime incidents since President Donald Trump’s election. One group lately reentering headlines is the atavistic Ku Klux Klan. Last week, the Klan showed up at a football game at Gray’s Creek […]

WATCH Ana Navarro Shut Down A Trump Supporter For His Blatant Hypocrisy

WATCH Ana Navarro Shut Down A Trump Supporter For His Blatant Hypocrisy

A debate between conservative Ben Ferguson and former Republican strategist Ana Navarro got heated Thursday morning on CNN during a discussion of women and the two main American political parties. It began when Ferguson complained that Ellen DeGeneres had promoted rap star Eminem’s freestyle rap criticizing President Trump, and yet, Ferguson said, DeGeneres refuses to […]

Former NFL Coach Mike Ditka On Anthem Protests: There’s Been ‘No Oppression In The Last 100 Years’

Former NFL Coach Mike Ditka On Anthem Protests: There’s Been ‘No Oppression In The Last 100 Years’

Former Chicago Bears head coach and player Mike Ditka simply cannot understand why some NFL players feel a need to kneel during the national anthem as a way to bring attention to discrimination against African-Americans. After all, Ditka maintains, there hasn’t been any oppression in the United States for the past 100 years. Ditka was […]

Conway Gets Snippy When Fox Host Asks If Pence’s NFL Walkout Was A ‘Political Stunt’ (VIDEO)

Conway Gets Snippy When Fox Host Asks If Pence’s NFL Walkout Was A ‘Political Stunt’ (VIDEO)

The Trump administration’s continued hardline position regarding protests by NFL players during the national anthem is once again bringing controversy to the White House, this time due to the actions of Vice President Pence. On Sunday, Pence attended a game between the Indianapolis Colts and San Francisco 49ers at Lucas Oil Stadium. When some players […]

Social Media Scorches Pence For Leaving NFL Game Following Anthem Protest (TWEETS)

Social Media Scorches Pence For Leaving NFL Game Following Anthem Protest (TWEETS)

Mike Pence decided to show up for an NFL game between the Indianapolis Colts and San Francisco 49ers when some of the players knelt during the national anthem. Didn’t Pence know the protests were a possibility before he even showed up? Does that perhaps suggest that the Veep was trying to curry favor with his […]

White Nationalists Lead Another Tiki Torch Rally In Charlottesville (VIDEO)

White Nationalists Lead Another Tiki Torch Rally In Charlottesville (VIDEO)

Richard Spencer and his white nationalist friends have been at it again. The face of the alt-right led another rally in Charlottesville on Saturday night, coinciding with the University of Virginia’s bicentennial celebration. Just like in August, the group once again marched through campus, carrying tiki torches and chanting. And, once again, they rallied around […]

Former ‘Apprentice’ Producer: Unreleased Trump Tapes Prove Donald Is ‘Very Much A Racist’

Former ‘Apprentice’ Producer: Unreleased Trump Tapes Prove Donald Is ‘Very Much A Racist’

On several occasions, President Trump has adamantly declared: “I am the least antisemitic person you’ve ever seen in your entire life … the least racist person.” But former Apprentice producer Bill Pruitt says nothing could be further from the truth, telling NPR that unreleased tapes from the show prove that Trump was fond of saying “unfathomably […]

Trump’s Attempt To Shame NFL Players With Hockey Video Backfires BIGLY

Trump’s Attempt To Shame NFL Players With Hockey Video Backfires BIGLY

It’s been a busy weekend for President Trump. When he wasn’t playing golf, he was rage tweeting about his tepid response to the recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. In-between those two extremes, Trump thought it would be a grand idea to double back and comment on professional football players kneeling in protest during the national […]

If You Defend Trump’s Racism, Then You’re Racist Too

If You Defend Trump’s Racism, Then You’re Racist Too

America’s so-called President Donald Trump is a white supremacist. He is racist. The level of toxic white privilege he exudes is disgusting. There is absolutely no excuse for a sitting commander in chief to vomit the the manner of abhorrent, vile, and divisive garbage that comes out of Trump’s ignorant mouth. Because there is no excuse […]

Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos: An Open Letter To Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz

Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos:  An Open Letter To Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz

Dear Mayor Yulín Cruz, Do you like hip hop? One of my favorite groups of all time is Public Enemy. Their socially conscious messages were decades ahead of their time. Their song, Black Steel In the Hour Of Chaos, comes to mind when I think about you and the public battle you’re having to fight with America’s […]

Trump Worshipers Circulate Bogus Pic Of NFL Player Burning Flag – Get Hit By Instant Karma

Trump Worshipers Circulate Bogus Pic Of NFL Player Burning Flag – Get Hit By Instant Karma

Looks like the pro-Trump faction in this country is getting desperate. That’s not surprising when you consider they support a man who has historically low poll ratings, is widely hated across the world, and is being investigated for possibly being a traitor. And in a new low, even for Trumpkins, this photo began circulating online: […]

In Lead-Up To The Election, Russia Used Facebook To Exploit Racial And Religious Divides (Video)

In Lead-Up To The Election, Russia Used Facebook To Exploit Racial And Religious Divides (Video)

Did you use social media, specifically Facebook, last year leading up to the election? Millions did. They clicked on, shared, liked, didn’t like, commented, and followed users they felt reflected their political views. (Some also lost friends along the way when the campaign became fractious.) Like it or not, because of its impact on how […]

RWNJ Pastor: ‘Just Leave’ If You Take A Knee–You’re Being ‘Treasonous’ (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor: ‘Just Leave’ If You Take A Knee–You’re Being ‘Treasonous’ (VIDEO)

It’s already clear that many elements on the right really don’t think much of the NFL players who have taken a knee in protest of widespread police brutality. To Donald Trump, they’re “sons of bitches.” To Steve Bannon and his friends at Breitbart, they’re “degenerates.” To others, like Joe Walsh, they’re “ungrateful.” But the most […]