Friday Jan 30th 2015

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In This Week’s Beyoncé News: She Gets A Hair Cut

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What’s a week without Beyoncé news? Beyoncé rode a bike. Beyoncé hair gets snagged in a fan. Beyoncé cuts hair *gasp*. Late last night, while most of the world was probably sleeping, well except for Twitter and Instagram, pictures surfaced of Beyoncé’s new ‘do. Gone are the days of...

11 Things You Need To Do While Studying Abroad

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If you don’t want to hear a rambling soliloquy of stories that have nothing to do with you, don’t ask me about Australia. Not only will I blabber about about it for hours on end to anyone that asks (or doesn’t), I will try to...

Ebony’s September Issue Dedicated to Travyon Martin Brings Out the Racists

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Welp, you knew this would happen. After Ebony magazine released a preview of its upcoming September issue, which features four separate images dedicated to the memory of Trayvon Martin and examines Florida’s Stand Your Ground Laws, the racist trolls started coming out in droves.   According...

B. Scott is Suing BET Networks for Discrimination

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This year’s BET Awards had more drama behind-the-scenes than onstage. B. Scott, a popular transgender blogger who is known for pushing gender boundaries, voiced outrage on social media when he claimed BET forced him to change out of his heels and remove his makeup to...

Is Crystal Wright Really A ‘Conservative Black Chick’? New Essay Argues She May Be In It for the Money

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A new essay by radio host Mo’Kelly takes aim at Crystal Wright, the self-proclaimed “Conservative Black Chick.” In his piece, Mo’Kelly claims Wright—who has been making the rounds in Right-Wing media—may not be all that Conservative at all, but is merely using her status as...

Oprah on Paula Deen: “I don’t have anything to do with Paula Deen”

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I guess this is what journalism has come to: asking celebrities who are only tangentially connected to each other about their indiscretions. Recently, Entertainment Tonight and Extra caught up with Oprah to chat about her new film Lee Daniels’ The Butler, and finally get her...