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Soledad O’Brien’s Latest Black in America Series Will Focus on Police Brutality

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Award-winning journalist, and host of much-lauded documentary series, Black in America will be ushering in a new installment that will feature a timely issue that has systematically kept most of the nation under siege. Her latest offering – Black in America: Black & Blue will explore...

Member of the National Guard Calls Protestors The N-Word, Says Don Lemon

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On Tuesday night Prime-Time anchor Don Lemon participated in the “Town Hall: Black and White in America” segment, which aired on CNN. It was then Lemon revealed a member of the National Guard called protestors the n-word. Lemon’s recount of the incident goes as following:...

Jordan Davis’ Parents Have Their Say About Juror #8

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Over the last 24 hours since Creshuna Miles, aka Juror #8,  revealed herself, many people have had their say about her.  But the opinions that matter the most belong to Jordan Davis’ parents. According to Miles, race played no part in the jury’s verdicts against Michael...

Don Lemon Is Getting His Own Daily Primetime Show

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Ok Don, you did it! CNN is finally giving you a primetime show, five days a week on the network. For those that are interested, Lemon’s show will start airing next month at 11pm, and will be a  “one-topic show tackling important issues of the day,...

CNN Asks The Wrong Person To Say Blackface Isn’t A Big Deal

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Apparently someone on CNN’s staff did not do their research before asking Professor Jelani Cobb to appear on their network to say blackface isn’t a big deal. For those not familiar with Cobb’s work, he’s an Associate Professor of History and Director of the Institute...

Geraldine Moriba Named Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion for CNN Worldwide

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CNN is about to get a lot more diverse (we hope). The network just named Geraldine Moriba the Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion. In her new role, Moriba will offer strategic guidance on issues of diversity to the CNN Management team and chair the...