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Olympic Young, Swirly Love Between Simone Biles an...

It looks like Simone Biles, 19, a star of the USA gymnastics line up at the Olympics in Rio, is causing a bit of a stir with her and Brazilian gymnast...
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Police Shootings HAVE to Stop, Or the ‘Peace...

Today is my birthday. I woke up to a lovely breeze from the window, quiet, and my husband greeting me with sapphire and diamond earrings. My children ...
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All Hail Queen Serena!!!

Serena Williams. They called her out of her name. She rose. They called her manly. She rose. They put ‘Becky with the Good Hair’ above her...
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Philando Castille Didn’t Deserve to Die.

As I looked at the footage of the very composed and respectful girlfriend of slain motorist, Philando Castile lifestream the exchange between the cowa...
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Texas Cop Not to Be Charged for Dragging Little Bl...

The news that Eric Casebolt, the ex-cop that slammed a tiny, skinny little teenagers at pool party while a fat white dude stood there calmly and appea...
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Jack McCain Is an Example of How Powerful Men Come...

As the Old Navy ad saga continues, we’re seeing families of all combinations in support of the company, who has savvily capitalized on the risin...
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Donald Trump Presidency Bid Supported by Klu Klux ...

Essence, Ebony and Snopes reported today that a man identified as the Imperial Wizard of the Rebel Brigade Knights of the Klu Klux Klan has officially...
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Why Racists Who Hate the Old Navy Ad are Totally I...

Old Navy, like many family-oriented companies in America, are reaching out to consumers that no longer look only like this…     And lo...
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The Prince Appreciation Thread: What Do You Rememb...

So…Prince died today. I can hardly believe it, and took it even harder than when I found out Michael and Whitney passed. I guess because Prince ...
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The South Strikes Again: Security Guard Says He Wa...

John Smelser, Knox Count Schools security officer. (KNOX COUNTY SCHOOLS) Recently we heard about a Mississippi couple evictedfrom their trailer home b...
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White HBCU Student Starts Campaign Where Black Wom...

Meet Russell Schiller, 20, a sophomore advertising major at Howard University. A Wisconsin native who grew up in a predominately black neighborhood, ...
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Young Black Woman Physically Assaulted at Trump Ra...

When I saw this video of a young black woman physically assaulted at a Trump rally, I was horrified. Horrified to see a crowd of people who look like ...
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Was Melissa Harris Perry’s ‘Scorched E...

When I observed the news and commentary surrounding Melissa Harris Perry, I’m admit I had a mixture of feelings. I don’t think she’s...
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So…Slavery Was More Benevolent When Africans...

People like to romanticize slavery between blacks from Africa, as if we were somehow more benevolent than the transcontinental slave trade. That Afric...
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