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Look, I’d be lying if I said I gave any f*cks about this show. In fact, I’m watching purely to write about it. This isn’t… Read More

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This omission of smart, sexy Black women from Business Insider's original list is hardly an idiosyncratic occurrence. Instead… Read More

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After years of dedicated service with the Tacony Town Watch, Bill Walters was told his services were no longer needed earlier this… Read More

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President Obama headlined the first White House Summit on Working Families in Washington Monday, aimed at creating better working… Read More

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Operation Change Premieres on OWN

by Ugi Ugwuomo

Operation Change, a 10-part television series surrounding the activities of a global philanthropic team, made its debut… Read More

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