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The Natural Hair Movement Hits West Africa

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In some African countries, natural hair isn’t a thing that is celebrated. Most women are encouraged to straight and chemically relax their hair to become accepted, and if you happen to wear your hair natural at work, often times you’re given side-eyes. But slowly but...

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...