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Former FAMU Football Player Seeking Help After Car Crash Was Killed By Police Officer

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  A police officer has been charged with manslaughter after shooting dead an unarmed man who was believed to be running towards them for help after surviving a horrible car crash. Twenty-four-year old Jonathan Ferrell, a former football player at FAMU, was shot dead as...

The Five Kinds of Street Harassers I Met In Washington D.C. This Weekend

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Recently I’ve moved back to Washington, D.C. and have begun the process of finding a permanent place to live. It’s exhausting. But I tried to make it less so by picking a bunch of places all in the same neighborhood that I could easily walk...

‘12 Years a Slave’ Wins Top Prize At Toronto International Film Festival

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“12 Years a Slave,” based on an 1853 memoir of a free black man sold into slavery, won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday. The film, by “Shame” director Steve McQueen and starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, took home the BlackBerry People’s Choice award. Recent...

‘Girls’ Gets Its First Black Woman

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In a recent interview with Ebony, Danielle Brooks, who stars as Taystee on Netflix’s Orange Is The New Black, revealed that she’s recently been cast on HBO’s Girls.  “I just shot an episode of ‘Girls’ for HBO,” Brooks told Ebony when asked about what’s next for her....