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Open Thread: Should Female R&B Artists Aim To Be “Less Sexy”?

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We all know that many people feel artists like Rihanna and Beyonce are famous not only for their music, but also their sex appeal. The two powerhouses constantly push the envelop when it comes to their provocative lyrics and fashion choices. Although Beyonce has stated numerous...

The Power of Turbans During the Jim Crow Era

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The Jim Crow South was brutal, and Black Americans were the predominant target of racial harm. While racism wasn’t relegated to the South during the 20th century, Black Americans residing in Southern states were particularly vulnerable and had to adopt unconventional methods in order to...

POTUS to Sign Executive Order Banning Gender Identity Discrimination Among Federal Workers

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On Monday, President Obama plans to sign an executive order to ban job discrimination based on both gender and sexual orientation among federal workers and contractors, TIME reports. The order protects some 28 million workers and does not exclude religious organizations. “At a critical time...

Zendaya Coleman Speaks Out About Aaliyah Biopic

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Zendaya Coleman is speaking out about her decision to leave Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic. Coleman posted a series of Instagram videos to talk about the rumors surrounding her exit, as well as to congratulate the new actress taking over the role. Let me just explain something,”...

Turned Away By Social Services, Mom Turns To Craigslist to Find Shelter For Children

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Durham, North Carolina’s Department of Social Services has some explaining to do, after they turned away a mother desperately seeking help for her and her children. The social service agency turned away Moshimalee Johnson earlier this month, after she tried to find a place for...