Video Footage Shows The Shooting of Another Innocent Victim: Darrien Hunt

Video Footage Shows The Shooting of Another Innocent Victim: Darrien Hunt

As the nation mourns the injustice surrounding the shooting death of Michael Brown, another young black man’s murder recently suffered a similar fate. 22-year-old Darrien Hunt was shot in the back ...

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Marissa Alexander Accepts Plea Deal

Marissa Alexander the woman who received 20 years in prison for firing what was apparently a warning shot at her husband has been offered a plea deal which she accepted. ...

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Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Requests Refund From Bridal Store

Amber Vinson, became famous for contracting Ebola while treating Thomas Eric Duncan who will forever be known as the first patient to die of the virus in the United States. Thankfully, ...

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Darren Wilson Tells ABC News That His 'Conscience is Clean'

Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed Michael Brown, sat down with ABC News’s George Stephanopoulos on Tuesday, and admitted that his “conscience is clean” when he faces the realization ...

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Bill Cosby Allegedly Betrayed His Daughter to Evade Sex Scandal

According to Page Six, Bill Cosby is even scummier than we could have ever imagined despite all the crazy allegations coming to light. A source divulged disturbing details about the comedian’s ...

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Halle Berry Takes Gabriel Aubry Back To Court For Trying To Make Daughter “White”

Halle Berry and her baby daddy are at it again. After challenging Gabriel Aubry over the compensation he was receiving from her a few weeks ago, she is now claiming ...

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5 Things Black Sexist Arguments Have In Common With White Racist Ones

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Let’s start with a disclaimer: racism and sexism are not equivalents. However, both racism and sexism are a result of cyclically and generationally recreated hierarchical systems– White supremacy and patriarchy– that govern the way we interact with one another. In these systems, a race or...

Are Manicures a Sexist Way to Recruit Female MBA Students?

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Stanford University is home to one of the top business schools in America. The female MBA candidates are hot commodities. In order to pique their interest, McKinsey & Company, a global management-consulting firm, decided to invite students to a lunchtime mani/pedi event in Palo Alto, California....

All Men Need to Read the #YesAllWomen Tweets

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By now you’ve probably heard the news about Elliot Rodger’s murderous rampage near Santa Barbara, CA that claimed the lives of six women and men and left several others injured. According to reports, Rodger’s violence was apparently fueled by his depression and hatred toward women....

Where’s the Collective Outrage On Behalf of Black Women?

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As Black folks in America, we’ve become good at mobilizing behind a cause, particularly when it deals when fighting racism. At this very moment, , the NAACP in North Carolina and Georgia is waging a fierce battle against voter suppression with the Moral Monday movement,...

After Mimi Faust’s Sex Tape, Steve Harvey Tells Women to Protect Their ‘Precious Jewel’ Because ‘It Is What Every Man Is After’

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After news of Love and Hip Hop Atlanta star Mimi Faust’s sex tape hit the web, Steve Harvey took a few moments at the end of a recent show to admonish Faust, and give his female listeners a sermon on protecting their most precious gifts....