Originally posted from BuzzFeed Roxane Gay has pulled her forthcoming book, How to Be Heard, from Simon &...
Nas Brings The Spirit of Christmas to Prison Reform
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The Fashionable MC Is Using His Influence For Social Good
Nas has the Christmas Spirit. The Fashionable MC is using his influence to make a political statement for...
Peek Inside The Obama’s Private White House Quarters
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Style, Grace & Class Extend into the Makings of their Private White House Quarters
With only a few months to go before they officially move out, The Obama’s have let the world into...
#BlackGirlMagic, White Privilege, And An American Legacy: The 2016 Olympics In Rio
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The 2016 Olympics may have physically ended with the Closing Ceremony, but the talk has yet to die down about several infamous incidents.
The powerful young black women who participated in the Olympics reminded the world just how magical black girls are....
Claressa Shields: Flint Michigan’s New Hope for the 2016 Olympics
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Shields Made HERstory as the first American Boxer to Win Two Gold Medals
“Respect me as being a woman, respect me as being black, respect me as being an athlete who represented...
Gabby Douglas Responds to Political Statement at Olympics
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Many were shocked by the Gold Medalist's actions at the ceremony
After receiving another gold medal, Olympic athlete Gabby Douglas and her four teammates made their way to the winner’s...
Marvel Is Bringing Diversity Behind The Scenes With A Black Woman Lead Writer
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Best known for her book of essays entitled Bad Feminist, Roxanne Gay is a writer on the verge of changing the game for Marvel
Roxanne Gay is a writer on the verge of changing the game for Marvel. Best known for her book...
Want to Know Black Businesses in Your Area?
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This site has gathered local black businesses from across the nation and organized them
With the buying power of $1 trillion African Americans is the most powerful consumer group in America. Many have...
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