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T.I. Calls Don King A “Spineless, Soul-Selling Coon” And He’s Kinda Right

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We know, we know, these critiques would have come off much better had they been said by anyone but T.I. But this is literally one of those times where you cannot shoot the messenger (because he likely has an arsenal of machine weaponry to shoot back...

Can We Officially Cancel Cam Newton Now?

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We know we sort of already canceled Cam Newton last month when he claimed the nation was “beyond” racism, but being the forgiving creatures we are, we can admit we were holding out a little bit of hope that the NFL player would come back to...

29-Year-Old Black Man Adopts 3 White Boys

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Adoption is an admirable undertaking, but it’s not just Barry Farmer’s decision to become a foster parent at 21 that’s garnering the attention of media in Virginia. It’s the fact that the black Richmond resident is the adoptive father to three white boys. “Family is deeper than...

HBCU Enrollment Is All The Way Up

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Many are attributing the recent skyrocketing in HBCU enrollment numbers to the current social and political climate; race relations in America and the Black Lives Matter movement. Walter M. Kimbrough, president of the historically Black Dillard University in New Orleans, told The Washington Post, “Simply...