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Sigh. Don Lemon at his most Don Lemon-iest. READ MORE »


Entertainment

Not half bad. READ MORE »


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As you might expect, conservatives are being ridiculously and deliberately obtuse about Obama’s use of the n-word during the interview. READ MORE »


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She also “has a huge issue with blackface.” What? READ MORE »


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Stepping down is the smartest move she’s done in a while. READ MORE »


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Rachel Dolezal, respected civil rights leader and prominent NAACP member, Africana studies professor and proud “ethnic hair stylist”, is under fire after her parents produced her birth certificate Thursday that proves that she is white. This would be fine except that Rachel Dolezal claims that she is a black woman. What?

Dolezal is… READ MORE »


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Many a Black child has that moment when they learn that certain White spaces are off limits to them. That not only are such spaces unwelcoming, but they can possibly be dangerous. The Black teenagers who attempted to attend a pool party on the White side of the town of McKinney, Texas, learned that lessonREAD MORE »


Entertainment

Hawaii has always been the cinematic setting for the age-old spiritual quest, one in which a confused white man takes to the white sand beaches and the birds of paradise and strolls, endlessly, against a backdrop of crashing waves and Technicolor sunsets, until he either gets the girl or figures out he didn’t need her… READ MORE »


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I mean, it’s 2015. This is progress, but it’s also “progress.” READ MORE »


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On the day of my arrival in Baltimore, a friend tipped me off to an altercation that happened between police and a young Black man at the same junction where Freddie Gray was arrested by officers, before dying in their custody. Fox News reported that the man was shot in the back while running away from police (they… READ MORE »


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Prosecutors have found probable cause to rule Freddie Gray’s death a homicide, with the six officers involved in his death being hit with charges ranging from misconduct to manslaughter to 2nd degree depraved heart murder. The announcement was made this morning by Baltimore state attorney, Marilyn J. Mosby, who said the officers intentionally put the young man… READ MORE »


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The mainstream media, and cable news especially, has long been a complete and utter hot mess, but the level of idiocy, godawful “reporting” and outrageous spin has hit new heights in its coverage of the #BlackLivesMatter movement, including the recent events in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray. The Washington Post, reporting on a “tip” from inside the Baltimore Police Department,… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Let us heal one another by first healing ourselves. READ MORE »


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I think there’s a better way to say this. READ MORE »


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On Friday, the Tulsa County Sheriff’s Department released video of a reserve deputy “accidentally” shooting unarmed Black man, Eric Harris, when he fled from police following an undercover sting operation on April 2. The graphic video shows Reserve Deputy Robert Charles “Bob” Bates and other officers pursuing Harris on foot before catching up to him… READ MORE »


Style

When I stepped out of the airport in Trinidad and Tobago, the first thing I noticed was the beautiful, sprawling green mountains that have welcomed me back “home” every time I return to my island of birth. Also familiar? There were Black and Brown people everywhere! That acknowledgement forced a tiny grin to form on… READ MORE »


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Peggy Young wins in court, Rebecca Martinson’s “cunt punt” email inspires performance art and Gloria Steinem gives Black women their due, in Today’s Lady News… READ MORE »


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One of the small joys of my career shift from working in the entertainment industry to reporting on the entertainment industry is how often I get to point out the absolute fucking lunacy that is the Deadline Hollywood blog. Ever since Robert Durst-wannabe Jay Penske, the playboy heir who owns Deadline, and his band of bumbling… READ MORE »


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