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Why I Don’t Pay For Dates As A Black Woman

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I absolutely refuse to even touch my wallet while on a date with a man and I think that most Black women should do the same. However, this wasn’t always the case. As a 26-year-old Black woman, in the past, the fact that I always...

Amber Rose Is Now A Black Woman

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“I’m Black/Portuguese Irish and Italian. So now y’all can stop arguing in my f*ckin comments about it,” Amber Rose posted on Instagram earlier today along with a photo of her wearing a blonde bob wig. I’m Black/ Portuguese/ Irish and Italian. So now y’all can...

On Leslie Jones & Twitter Harassment: Here’s Why Racists Shouldn’t Be Banned From Twitter

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I leave Twitter tonight with tears and a very sad heart.All this cause I did a movie.You can hate the movie but the shit I got today…wrong — Leslie Jones (@Lesdoggg) July 19, 2016 Comedian and star of the recent all-female cast Ghostbusters Movie, Leslie...

Do These Black Sheriffs Realize They’re Being Used As Puppets — Or Do They Just Not Care?

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By now we’re sure you saw the heated exchange between CNN’s Don Lemon and Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke that went viral yesterday. Just to recap, Sheriff Clarke, a black man, essentially blamed Black Lives Matter for the deaths of the three Baton Rouge police officers who...

Leslie Jones Fights Back Against Racist Twitter Trolls

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Ghostbusters’ Leslie Jones took to Twitter yesterday to point out blatant, disgusting levels of racism. With help from some fans, accounts spewing hate were reported and shut down. Later on in the evening, Leslie expressed her emotions and called on the public and Twitter to...

Iowa Congressman Steve King Says Non-White “Subgroups” Have Not Contributed To Civilization

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Iowa Rep. Steve King, known for his racially charged remarks, has once again proven he’s a diehard racist. King was responding to comments made by writer Charlie Pierce who said the Republican party is being ran by old white people. “I would ask you to...