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Charlize Theron Dresses Adoptive Black Son in Blonde Wig & Dress: The Politics of Transracial Adoption

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Charlize Theron was recently spotted with her 5-year-old adopted Black son, Jackson Theron, who was dressed in a blonde wig and dress. The website who released the photos claim that Charlize Theron thinks her son is transgender, though these details have never been confirmed by...

Forget What White Feminists Are Talking About, We Need To Focus On Black Women Earning 60 Cents For Every White Male Dollar

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60 cents. How many times have you heard that figure come out of the mouth of a white female proponent of equal pay? We’re guessing none. But we know you’ve heard the number 79, the figure that’s become the arc of the equal pay movement and...

Finally, A Man Called Out Men Who Don’t Really Like Women

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I imagine life is pretty frustrating when you’re a heterosexual male who hates women but loves vagina. — Lauren Chanel Allen (@MichelleHux) March 28, 2016 Several months ago I came across the tweet above and my eyes were forever opened. Enjoying sex with women and...

Ellen DeGeneres Says She’s Not Racist After Usain Bolt Tweet

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Ellen DeGeneres tweeted a photoshopped picture of herself riding on Usain Bolt’s back after he won the gold for 100-meter dash, suggesting this is how she’ll run errands from now on. This is how I’m running errands from now on. #Rio2016 pic.twitter.com/gYPtG9T1ao — Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow)...

Black People Who Say They’re Multiracial Are Considered More Attractive Regardless Of Appearance, Study Finds

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And the results have nothing to do with the way people actually look. A recent study indicates that black people are perceived as more attractive if they claim to be multiracial, regardless of the way they look. Researcher Robert L. Reece, a doctoral candidate in sociology...

8 Things Black Men Should Know About Feminism

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There is no notion more dangerous to Black women than the idea that we do not need feminism– a political platform that specifically addresses our needs and political values as women. Sadly, Feminism is decried by most Black men in our community as “anti-Black” and...