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What Patton Oswalt Got Wrong: The Problem With Comparing Racism and Sexism in America

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Comedian Patton Oswalt has a tendency of tweeting intelligent and poignant things in light of current events, and in the social media flurry after Donald Trump was elected, you can bet he had something to say. While I appreciated him speaking out against the hate...

30 Things Black People Will Take With Us if We Leave America

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Donald Trump was elected president last week, so that means racist White America (which believes it should rid the nation of every minority demographic, including black people) also won. As Americans, Black people should respect that defeat. Perhaps it’s time to return to Africa. The...

Before Being Elected, Donald Trump Presented His ‘New Deal’ to African-Americans

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Just a week before becoming president-elect, Donald Trump proposed his “new deal” for black people in the U.S. Speaking to an invitation-only audience that was predominantly white in Charlotte, he talked about launching a new “urban renewal” in America’s inner cities and unlocking the “potential”...

Black Doll Found ‘Lynched’ in College Elevator

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Someone at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY thought it would be funny to hang a black doll in an elevator on the college’s campus. According to WGRZ, a student contacted the news station after the doll was found, but later it turned up online as a...

White Men and Women Are to Blame For Donald Trump

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Talk about #solidarityisforwhitewomen. Donald Trump is now the president-elect, and we have white women and white men to thank for it, according to the polls and Twitter is sounding off: White women: I’m with her! Their ballots: pic.twitter.com/nDzyZzOt5W — Slut from the 80s (@070180) November...

Amaku Ukpong Gets Paid (A Lot) To Cuddle Strangers, Particularly White Men Who’ve Never Touched A Black Woman

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Most of us think of cuddling as something you (want to) do with your boo at night, but there’s actually an entire profession built on the activity and those who perform the function are known as cuddlist; Amaku Ukpong is one of them. Her name...