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by #teamEBONY

I thought the essay did a great job of discussing the importance of acknowledging privilege while also critiquing the ways “check your… Read More

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The NBA’s commitment to women may be an outgrowth of its investment in diversity more generally. “I tell these guys we… Read More

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Judging by her provocative (and much discussed) album cover art, it was fair to assume that Nicki Minaj's butt would be featured… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

"My skin is Black,” the first woman’s story begins, “my arms are long.” And, to a slow and steady beat… Read More

The Wire Actor Anwan Glover Stabbed Inside D.C. Nightclub

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Anwan Glover, who played Slim Charles on The Wire, was reportedly stabbed multiple times early Sunday at Cafe Asia in Washington… Read More

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Revolt TV CEO Keith Clinkscales stays forever lodged in my mind as the guiding force behind Vibe, its president in the magazine’s… Read More

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