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Twitter Comes For Justin Timberlake After Jesse Williams’ BET Awards Speech

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Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams had everyone’s undivided attention last night during his 2016 Humanitarian Award speech at the BET Awards. An excerpt from Jesse’s speech- “And we’re done watching and waiting while this invention called whiteness uses and abuses us, burying black people out...

Gabrielle Union On The Humanizing Of Animals Over Black Lives At BET Genius Talks Panel

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#BirthOfANation star #GabrielleUnion talks about the importance of telling OUR history in movies at the Genius Talks panel discussion. Do you agree? #BETX #TheBridgeATT @att A video posted by TheYBF (@theybf_daily) on Jun 25, 2016 at 5:53pm PDT Being Mary Jane star Gabrielle Union dropped...

Now Jack Daniels Distillery Thinks It’s Cool To Unveil Slavery Past

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White folk have been touring the Jack Daniel’s distillery for quite some time and getting the America’s education system version of the company’s history: whitewashed and sans slavery. The story they were told, while casually strolling through the shady grounds? Well, per an article in...

Kanye West Trying Hard To Achieve White Mediocrity Status With “Famous” Visual

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Kanye took Vincent Desiderio’s “Sleep” & brought it to life with a modern twist.. if that isn’t genius idk what is. pic.twitter.com/bSDddfQFNo — RAY MUÑOZ (@raymunoz94) June 25, 2016 The video for Kanye West’s “Famous” debuted over the weekend and is now streaming exclusively on...

Congresswoman Mia Love Says ‘Bye, Felicia’ to GOP Convention

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Mia Love, like a bunch of other Republicans, plans on skipping next month’s GOP convention. Instead of the Utah rep. attending the convention, she’ll be in Israel, according to the Salt Lake Tribune reported . “I don’t see any upsides to it,” Love said Friday,...

Jesse Williams’ BET Humanitarian Award Speech Was EVERYTHING

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Actor, activist and entrepreneur Jesse Williams was honored at Sunday night’s BET Awards, and his acceptance speech was everything! The  Advancement Project board member not only gave an emotionally charged speech, but also dedicated his award to his fellow organizers. “This is for the real organizers all...