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Parents Cut Off Tuition For Teen Because of Black Boyfriend, She Raises $13K on GoFundMe

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Allie Dowdle is a college student and is facing some harsh realities about her parents. The Memphis, TN student had to find out the hard way about the extent of her parent’s racism. After letting her parents know her boyfriend was black, they forbade her...

4-Year-Old Daliyah Marie Arana Has Read Over 1000 Books

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Now doesn’t that make you feel so unaccomplished? 4-Year-Old Daliyah’s mother began reading to her in the womb, and by the time she was 2-years-old she was reading to other people. And this week she had the honor of visiting Carla Hayden, the 14th Librarian...

#BlackLadyLibertyMagic: Lady Liberty Depicted as a Black Woman on U.S. Gold Coin

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If you’re not normally a coin collector, this coin may just be the one to get your started. The U.S. Mint unveiled its newest Lady Liberty Coin commemorating their 225th anniversary. And Lady Liberty is depicted as being black and with braids. Treasury & Mint...

Florida HS Students Protest To Make African-American History A Full Year Course

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According to Action News Jax, students at Terry Parker High School in Jacksonville, Florida staged a sit-in earlier this week, demanding that African-American History courses be taught year round instead of their current half year status. Students and their parents met with administrators Tuesday to...

Peter Thomas’ Daughter Porsche Thomas Fights Back After Being Teased About Dark Skin During Pregnancy

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RHOA’s Peter Thomas is officially a grandfather. His daughter, Model Porsche Thomas and her husband Motivational Speaker Till H. Gross, welcomed twin boys on January 7th. She confirmed on Instagram by posting a photo of the newborn duo. “So grateful for this little family of...

Sasha Obama Had a Good Reason For Not Being at the #ObamaFarewell

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As Michelle and Malia Obama sat in the audience looking at the president give his farewell speech, many wondered where was Sasha? “Malia and Sasha, under the strangest of circumstances, you have become two amazing young women. You are smart and you are beautiful, but...