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Beauty and the Bleach: This Issue is More than Skin Deep

by Yaba Blay

Over the past few years, social media has been abuzz with discussions of skin bleaching. In recent weeks, we’ve lamented Read More

Still Smokin’: 30 Years of Crack’s Influence on Pop Culture

Still Smokin’: 30 Years of Crack’s Influence on Pop Culture

by Michael A. Gonzales

Earlier this week, Showtime announced… Read More

5 Things You Need to Know about Colorism<br />
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5 Things You Need to Know about Colorism

by Erica Williams Simon

As a dark brown woman, I never publicly engage in conversations about complexion and colorism (discrimination based on skin… Read More

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Learning Racism

[AFRICAN CONNECTION]
Learning Racism

by Mukoma Wa Ngugi

“N*gger!” I turned to see a White man with a what-are-you-going-to-do-about-it look on his face. I was walking to a party… Read More

Racial Slurs Hurled at Philadelphia Flyers' Wayne Simmonds

Racial Slurs Hurled at Philadelphia Flyers' Wayne Simmonds

by Kevin L. Clark

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds, who is playing in the top Czech league during the NHL lockout, was the recipient of another… Read More

Largest US Police Force, NYPD, Charged with Showing Anti-Muslim Film. No!

Largest US Police Force, NYPD, Charged with Showing Anti-Muslim Film. No!

by #teamEBONY

NEW YORK (AP) — When word leaked out last year that New York police were showing an inflammatory movie about Muslims to trainees… Read More

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