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The Gullah Geechee People Are Fighting For Their Land, Like #NoDAPL Standing Rock

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West African slaves in South Carolina, known as Gullah Geechee, are fighting for their land like the people at Standing Rock. In a new BBC article, residents of Jackson Village, one of three Black communities in Plantersville, South Carolina spoke about how they could lose...

#Sisterhood: Rihanna Speaks Out Against Pitting Black Women Against Each Other

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“I’m petty af, yes. But this is just unnecessary!” — Rihanna If you haven’t heard, Beyoncé got a slew of Grammy Award nominations yesterday for her Lemonade album. Beyoncé lead the nominations with nine nods for her album. Not only is she up for Album...

Whoopi Goldberg to Produce Drama Series Set in Harlem

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Whoopi Goldberg has her eyes on yet another project and she’s heading to Bravo. Goldberg is developing an untitled drama for the network that’s set in modern day Harlem. The series tells the story of a Harlem crime boss who is reunited with her oldest son —...

Miss Ann Syndrome: Why Are Black Men Like Trevor Noah and Charlamagne Caping For Tomi Lahren?

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It seems as though all you have to do became a famous racist and be accepted by Black men like Charlamagne Tha God and Trevor Noah, is to dress it up as a bleach blonde and be mainstream pretty. Over the last week, Tomi Lahren...

On Being Black in the Era of Trump

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Donald Trump’s presidential win has ushered in a new era of White supremacy so palpable that the only place I feel physically, psychologically and emotionally safe is in my house. Luckily, for me, I am afforded the opportunity to work from home, so I need...

Sandy Hook Group Releases Violence Warning-Signs Campaign

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Sandy Hook Promise, an organization devoted to protecting children from gun violence that was created after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, has created a public service announcement urging people to look for warning signs of potential shooters. The PSA innocently starts out...