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Rudy Giuliani Says Black People Encourage Cop Killers

'The white police officers wouldn't be there if you weren't killing each other' -  Rudy Giuliani NBC’s Meet the Press Became a battleground as the debate about white police officers targeting ...

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Lemony Snicket Author Says He’s Sorry for Making Racist Jokes

Daniel Handler known for his uber popular book Lemony Snicket, is trying to make amends for the racist joke he offered to the audience at the National Book Awards on ...

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Shanesha Taylor Fights For The Right To Spend Her Money

Arizona mom Shanesha Taylor has dominated the headlines as prosecutors work to bring her to justice for misusing monetary donations she received from public supporters. They claim the single mother ...

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Principal Supports Powderpuff Team in Blackface

Nothing good can come from a bunch of white girls with slathered black paint all over their faces. The image evoked all sorts of historical references that make any of ...

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Released Video Exposes Police Dishonesty in the Killing of Michael Brown

A new video released by Daily Kos proves that the Ferguson police were not accurate in their assessment of the distance between Darren Wilson’s SUV and the area where Michael ...

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Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson May Resign

Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager whose death has sparred a climate of unrest in Ferguson, MO. is contemplating leaving Ferguson PD ...

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OWN to Honor Dr. Maya Angelou With Special Tribute on Sunday

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The Oprah Winfrey Channel will honor the memory of Dr. Maya Angelou with repeat episodes of Super Soul Sunday, Master Class, and The Oprah Winfrey Show that feature the renowned poet and the network premiere of Oprah Winfrey’s Legend’s Ball. Oprah also releases the follow...

OWN Announces Projects With Toni Braxton & Octavia Spencer

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It looks as though Oprah Winfrey‘s OWN Network is gearing up for a great year of programming. On Wednesday, the network announced its upcoming lineup featuring Toni Braxton, Octavia Spencer, Justin Timberlake and Lady O herself. With its first TV movie, Toni Braxton will star in  “My Name is...

Will You Be Tuning in to OWN’s ‘Love in the City’?

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I think it’s safe to say Oprah has officially hopped on the reality show bandwagon. This spring, the Oprah Winfrey Network will air a new docu-series, Love in the City, that shadows the fast-paced lives of four sistafriends – two are breast cancer survivors –...

With Help from Tyler Perry, OWN Turns Around Financially

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If anyone can turn around a fledgling business, it’s Oprah Winfrey. Her network, OWN, got a rocky start with ratings lagging and advertising revenue at its lowest. After a much-maligned collaboration with Tyler Perry, earnings have greatly increased. OWN, a collaboration between Oprah Winfrey and...

Tika Sumpter Defends Tyler Perry: ‘You have the right to turn the channel’

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In a recent interview with The Grio, actress Tika Sumpter, from The Haves and the Have Nots applauded Tyler Perry for being groundbreaking and enlightened. Although there was a petition to remove her show from the OWN Network, the show is the top rated program on...