Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 10: Marley Dias

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When 11-year old Marley Dias announced that she was launching a book drive in hopes of collecting 1,000 books to donate to a school in Jamaica… Read More

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When 45-year-old rapper and A Tribe Called Quest (ATCQ) member Phife Dawg died on Tuesday night from complications resulting from diabetes, I couldn’t… Read More

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The #OscarsSoWhite hashtag may no longer be burning up our collective timelines, but the discussion about the lack of Hollywood diversity— and… Read More

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"Nothing's more influential than rap music. I merge jazz fusion with the trap music. I mix Black… Read More

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Mimosa flowed. Tea poured. Conversation (and warm hugs) were in plentiful supply at the most recent Women Up event held in Chicago at theWit. … Read More

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Prairie View A&M University announced  Wednesday that women's basketball coach Dawn Brown would not be returning to lead the program… Read More

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Phife Dawg of A Tribe Called Quest was one of those real emcees. Real emcees. At times flipping to his Jamaican dialect, his high-pitched and barky… Read More

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Phife Dawg, a founding member of legendary hip hop supergroup A Tribe Called Quest, died Tuesday at age 45. The Read More

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First off, people have the right to vote for whomever they choose. We don't have to understand it, but we should respect it. Apparently… Read More

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