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Kevin Hart, R. Kelly And The Black Lives That Matter
When black people come to the defense of these men, here’s what they are really saying: black lives matter, but only certain ones, only convenient ones.
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Trump's Shutdown Will Hit Black Americans The Hardest
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Many White families have savings to ride out hard times, like a shutdown furlough. But most Black families do not.
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The Whitewashing Of Naomi Osaka
The U.S. Open tennis champion's biracial identity is inconvenient in a racist narrative that turns Serena Williams into a stereotype.
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The Black Church Cannot ‘Pray Away’ Mental Illness
Blessed are those whose belief in God and their trust in a therapist can coexist.
FOOD & DRINK
‘White People Food’ Is Creating An Unattainable Picture Of Health
There's a perception in the black community that eating healthy means eating like white people, but it doesn't have to be that way.
Stay-At-Home Dad Shows What Black Fatherhood Looks Like, 1 Video At A Time
YouTuber Glen Henry wants people "to see black men as not scary figures."
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Patrisse Cullors On The 'Legacy Of Queer Black Women' This Pride Month
The Black Lives Matter co-founder spoke to HuffPost about the importance of pride in 2018.
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Starbucks Says Anyone Can Now Sit In Its Cafes -- Even Without Buying Anything
The new policy was unveiled weeks after the controversial arrest of two black men at a Philadelphia Starbucks.
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Black Actresses At Cannes Protest Against Racism In French Film Industry
The 16 French actresses recently collaborated on a book titled “Black Is Not My Job.”
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Nordstrom Rack President Apologizes After Store Accuses Three Black Men Of Theft
The trio were met with police in the parking lot when they left the store after making a purchase.
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This Game-Changing Pill Protects Against HIV. It Isn't Reaching The Men Who Need It Most.
A failure of outreach and a legacy of racism in medicine are preventing queer black men from using PrEP, experts say.
Philly Protests Starbucks After 2 Black Men Arrested
A viral video of two black men getting arrested for sitting in a Philadelphia Starbucks has sparked public outrage.
Cops Arrest 2 Black Men Sitting In Starbucks For 'Trespassing': Video
The Philadelphia DA's Office said there was a "lack of evidence" that the men committed any crime.
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I Can't Watch Yet Another White Cop Kill Yet Another Black Man
These videos function much like lynchings. They show black people that their lives are at the mercy of whiteness.
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To Fight Racial Inequality We Need To Rethink Our Economy
Piecemeal measures won't work.
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Tennis Legend Althea Gibson To Be Honored With Statue At U.S. Open Site
Gibson was the first African-American to win the Grand Slam title.
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These Profound Photos Masterfully Turn Racial Stereotypes On Their Head
A powerful new photo essay reexamines our relationship with race.
Colin Kaepernick Makes Me Wanna Holler And Throw Up Both My Hands
Dr. Valerie Wardlaw
Author, For Girls Who Choose to Believe: #IMatter
Colin Kaepernick simply spoke of his disappointment in a country that is better than what we at times exhibit. He said what you and I know -- that we can and must do better. It is a courageous act to speak truth to power.
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America Has Failed Alton Sterling And Philando Castile
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Who Do You Call When The Murderer Wears A Badge?
Dear Tomi Lahren: Take Several Seats
Radio Host, Writer, Voice Over Artist
Tomi, please consider the following: your tone displayed a total lack of compassion. Your words displayed a lack of understanding. Your arguments displayed a lack of research.
People Of Color Discuss Their Experiences With Mental Illness
"As a culture, Dominican people just don’t discuss [mental illness]."
The Dollars and Sense of the Social Inequities of the Black Experience
Dr. Ebbie Parsons, III
Managing Partner, Yardstick Learning
Over the last few years I've been fortunate enough to travel to Davos, Switzerland during the World Economic Forum's annual
Ten Things White People Need To Quit Saying
Author, Attorney, Activist, UN Global Expert
If any of this offends you as a white person, I ask simply that you sit with that discomfort for a while. Really feel it. Now imagine that your distress weren't the temporary consequence of reading an article, but rather the permanent consequence of living in your own skin.
An Unfiltered Response To Buzzfeed's Viral Anti-Black Video
Mom, educator, activist, performance artist, step & dance teac...
What we NOT gon' do is provide a playground for white supremacists everywhere to like, comment, share and say 'Look! Even the BLACK PEOPLE are saying it! How could it be racist NOW?!' And that is what you've done, Buzzfeed.
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