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There Is No Debate: The Confederate Flag IS Racist & Gotta Go

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The first time I ever laid eyes on a confederate flag, it was plastered onto a truck parked outside of a gas station where my family– a single Black mother with three children– stopped to fill up the tank and stretch our legs. We were...

5 Responses To Rachel Dolezal Faking Blackness

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The Rachel Dolezal story broke and released a fury of opinions on Twitter. Of course, some of these are far more valid than others. It comes as no surprise that many are not only utterly clueless but ignorant to the reasons why every aspect of...

Tess Holliday Admits That Black Men Love Her, and We’re Like, And?

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Hey, guess what? It’s 1992 and it’s cool to be a White girl who gets Black guy’s attention. Except it’s not. Unless, of course, you’re Tess Holiday and you’re telling magazines in 2015 that “Black men love me.” A fact the “world’s first size 22...

Do Not Fall For T.I.’s Pro-Ambiguous Relationship Nonsense

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This past weekend I had a revelation of sorts that pretty much any time a woman starts gloating about a man she only refers to as “my boo” – as opposed to my boyfriend/partner/husband — there’s something fishy about the so-called relationship. On many occasion...