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Much of Baldwin's writing is roughly contemporaneous with the Civil Rights movement, but he seems to share none of its hope… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Diddy tops this year’s list of hip-hop’s top earners, pulling in $50 million over the past 12 months. He’s one… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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The Racial, Observational, and Satirical Humor of Key and Peele

by #teamEBONY

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