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Q-Tip Gives Iggy Azalea a Lesson on The History of Hip-Hop

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Q-Tip — of the legendary A Tribe Called Quest, took to Twitter this past weekend to chime in on the feud between Iggy Azalea and Azealia Banks. In a series of tweets, Q-Tip took the time to explain the history of hip-hop as a political...

Justine Sacco Says She “Really Suffered” After Tweeting Offensive AIDS Joke

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Former IAC PR executive Justine Sacco whose insensitive tweet about AIDS last year is reportedly featured in the upcoming book, So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed — where she recalls the warranted backlash she received. On Dec. 20 of last year, Sacco posted “Going to Africa....

Rosie Perez Fired Rep Who Demanded She Get Plastic Surgery To ‘Pass For White’

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Rosie Perez confessed to HuffPost Live that she was once asked by her reps to seek the assistance of a plastic surgeon to enhance her features to make her look less ethnic and more white. The 50-year-old actress who has had breakthrough roles in films...

New York Café Owner Being Sued By Former Employee for Racial Discrimination

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‘People with big butts don’t work fast’ — Joshua Berkowitz owner of Bleeker Kitchen & Co. and Goldbar A former employee who endured a series of racist ranting while working under the tutelage of Joshua Berkowitz, owner of Bleeker Kitchen & Co. and Goldbar in New York...

Shonda Rhimes Declares “I Haven’t Broken Through Any Glass Ceilings” at Women in Entertainment Event

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View image | gettyimages.com Shonda Rhimes has had another epic year in entertainment, and to celebrate her numerous accomplishments, the producer of two of the most dynamic shows on television was feted with the Sherry Lansing Award for leadership at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment...

NY Governor Cuomo Meets with Jay-Z and Russell Simmons to Discuss Policies, Racial Profiling

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Jay-Z answered the call from the governor’s office and hopefully he was able to shed some light on an issue that needs immediate resolve. Gov. Cuomo met with the hip-hop mogul to discuss matters of policy and implementation and there is no question why he...