Tag: Bill-Cosby

Historically Black Women’s College Severs Ties with Bill Cosby

By Sheryl Estrada Once a respected supporter of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), actor and comedian Bill Cosby’s ties to these historic institutions have crumbled in the wake of a recently released and conclusive depositionin which Cosby admitted to giving sedatives to women with whom he wanted to havesexual…

Court Documents Reveal Cosby Drugged Women

Even embattled comedian Bill Cosby’s longtime supporters are having a change of heart after court documents released this week reveal Cosby admitted to getting prescription Quaaludes to give to women he wanted to have sex with. The documents, which were unsealed after The Associated Press fought for their release, include…

Phylicia Rashad on Cosby Scandal: 'Forget These Women'

By Julissa Catalan Bill Cosby‘s TV wife caused some controversy of her own this week when she was quoted as saying “Forget these women” while publicly defending him against an increasing number of allegations. According to Showbiz411, that was Rashad’s response when questioned about the sexual-abuse accusations against Cosby in…

Black Media to Bill Cosby: You're Getting No Preferential Treatment

By Chris Hoenig Bill Cosby wants Black journalists to stay neutral in their reporting on sex-assault allegations against him. The leading association of Black journalists has responded with a simple message: You get the same neutrality as anyone else, regardless of race or fame. After Cosby made his plea last…

Bill Cosby Asks Black Media to Stay 'Neutral'

By Julissa Catalan Bill Cosby finally broke his silence on Friday. Though he did not respond to the mounting abuse allegationscurrently more than two dozen women, including supermodels Janice Dickinson and Beverly Johnson, have accused him of sexual assaulthe did have a message he wanted to send out specifically to…