Daniel Kaluuya Wins Best Supporting Actor Oscar for ‘Judas and the Black Messiah”

Daniel Kaluuya wins the prestigious Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for playing Black Panthers chairman Fred Hampton in the Netflix film ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’.  Daniel has already won a Golden Globe back in February for the same role.

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Watch This ‘Judas And The Black Messiah’ Featurette And Understand Why It’s Important You Know Fred Hampton’s Name

One of the most important films of the year, ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ lands in theaters February 12th. The movie makes it’s Sundance Festival debut this week and the film has an all-day virtual summit on Tuesday, February 2nd. We’re excited to exclusively share a featurette from the film which shares footage as well as commentary from writer/director Shaka King, producers Ryan Coogler and Charles King and actors Daniel Kaluuya, Lakeith Stanfield and Dominique Fishback reflecting on the power of Chairman Fred Hampton, his legacy and the importance that the world know that…

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Jay-Z Creates $10M Fund to Invest in Minority-Owned Cannabis Companies

According to the Wall Street Journal, Jay-Z is launching a $10 million fund to invest in minority-owned cannabis businesses. Hov told the WSJ that his latest venture is a step toward rectifying the War on Drugs’ ill-effects and the disproportionate impact on black and brown communities. “It’s really unbelievable how that can happen,” said Jay. “We were the ones most negatively affected by the war on drugs, and America has turned around and created a business from it that’s worth billions.” The WSJ reports that Hov’s $10 million investment is…

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JAMAR MACKEY HAS COVID, BLAMES MASKLESS COPS Who Falsely Detained Him

Jamar Mackey, the VA Beach man cops erroneously detained at a mall, says he’s tested positive for COVID-19 … and he’s squarely blaming the maskless officers who cuffed him. Jamar’s outrageous encounter with cops on Dec. 19 made national headlines, because VA Beach PD grabbed the wrong guy in what appeared to be a clear case of racial profiling. At the time, Jamar and his fiancé Say’s they were pissed — not only for the humiliation and alleged profiling — but because the officers were not wearing masks. Jamar and…

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Elijah McClain’s Mother Speaks Out About Police Killing Her Son, The Use Of Ketamine, And The “Excited Delirium” Hoax

The police killed Elijah McClain and every officer involved should be in prison. Source: Boston Globe / Getty Elijah’s mother, Sheneen McClain, made a gut-wrenching appearance on 60 Minutes last night to talk about her son’s death, the use of ketamine, and a police-protecting “medical condition” called “excited delirium.” According to CBS News, the condition is mentioned in the police reports of both Elijah and George Floyd. The term describes a suspect who exhibits uncontrollable behavior and abnormal strength when being apprehended by officers. Often, this dubious condition is used to justify injecting someone with ketamine to…

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Casey Goodson’s Family Reveals More Disturbing Details About His Egregiously Unjustified Death At The Hands Of Police

“There’s a war going on outside, no man is safe from”, were the infamous bars rapped by Mobb Deep’s now-deceased legend Prodigy. Those lyrics are from 1994 and they ring as true today as they did then. Yesterday, BOSSIP reported on the shooting death of 23-year-old Casey Goodson at the hands of an Ohio sheriff. He was thought to be a man who was said to have been waving a firearm out of his car window. This was incorrect and now he’s dead because either police don’t know how to do their jobs or…

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NFAC Leader Facing Federal Charges for Allegedly Pointing Gun at Officers (No White Privilege)

Reports surfaced noting that the FBI arrested John Fitzgerald Johnson, who is the founder of the Not F**king Around Coalition, an all-Black armed activist group based out of Atlanta. The man known as Grandmaster Jay appeared before a judge in Louisville, Kentucky, later after his arrest. The FBI says Grand Master Jay allegedly aimed his rifle at federally deputized task force officers while a rally took place in Louisville, Kentucky, this past September. The protest was reportedly related to Breonna Taylor, and task force officers claim they were blinded by…

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