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Thank You Beyoncé For Helping The World Finally See The Fullness Of Black Women

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At a recent screening of Greenleaf in New York City, a new show slated to appear on OWN TV this summer, Oprah stated “The way you break down barriers in a society that doesn’t see you as human is show your humanity.” That quote was the first thought that...

Men Suck: Can We Please Address That Fact Now?

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Men as a demographic suck. Of course, not all men. Just many. And let’s establish something from the jump, right now: this post is not meant to be anti-male or male bashing. So, in order to establish how precisely I can plainly state “men as...

On Afrika Bambaataa, Bill Cosby & The Men Who Support Sexual Abuse

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Last Sunday, Afrika Bambaataa was accused of sexual abuse by Ronald Savage in an interview published by The Daily News. Savage, a former music executive and author, alleged that Bambaataa fondled him and forced him to perform sexual acts on other members of the Zulu...

On Ta’Jae Warner & Our Obligation to Protect Black Children From Violence

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Last week, Clutch reported that a Brooklyn girl, 17-year-old Ta’Jae Warner, was beaten to death by a group of teens, with no apparent motive, last Friday. “She had no enemies. She never really went outside,”Ta’Jae Warner explained in an interview, while choking back tears. This...

Charlamagne Tha God Finally Agrees We Need SlutWalks

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Last year, in response to Amber Rose’s “SlutWalk,” New York’s Power 105.1 FM “The Breakfast Club” host Charlamagne The God responded: “You can’t have an actual slut [Amber Rose] hold a SlutWalk.” Along with his co-host, Charlamagne claimed: “So basically they want to be able...

FYI: Kylie Jenner Says She ‘Started Wigs’ And Now Everybody Wears Them Too

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Oh boy, you gotta love the Kardashians and their spin-offs. In addition to snatching the souls of some rappers and ball players, apparently the K-clan just can’t get enough of claiming things that are already popular and widely used as their own. This time, Kylie Jenner is...