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On Daniel Harris’s Death: It’s Time For White Folks To Tell Police “White Lives Matter”

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Daniel Harris, a 29-year-old deaf man, was shot and killed by police during a traffic stop. A North Carolina state trooper killed Harris, just feet away from his house, after the young man did not pull over. It is unclear whether he was able to...

Justice Department To Stop Using Private Prisons

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The Justice Department announced that it will stop contracting private prisons, after damaging reports surfaced which revealed the facilities are both less safe and generally more ineffective at providing correctional services compared to their government-run counterparts. Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates made the announcement in...

French Mag Declares ‘Black Beauty Matters’ With Stunning Gang Of Africa Issue

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  Representation in the fashion industry has and continues to be a long standing issue, specifically where black women are concerned. French magazine L’Officiel de la Mode decide to represent in a major way for their September issue, featuring Ciara, Iman, Ajak Deng, Alek Wek,...

Introducting NoireCare, A Site That Supports And Encourages Women Of Color To Care For Themselves

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NoireCare.com is encouraging women of color everywhere to take time out from juggling their numerous daily responsibilities and demands to focus on the all too often overlooked practice of caring for self. The site was created as a place to explore and discover new self...

#WhiteLivesMatter Group Protests Outside of Houston NAACP Office

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A group of white people with Confederate flags stood in front of the Houston NAACP office Sunday. The red flag with its blue X holding white stars hung over the shoulder of a White Lives Matter member who was joined by others in his group in a...

7 Artists Who Prove Millennials Are Destroying Hip-Hop

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Each generation has its own unique cultural musical style. For Black kids raised in the 80s and 90s, hip-hop was that culture and rap was that music. Birthed in the streets of The Bronx, rap was characterized by sampling and mixing other beats and adding...