Clinton to Meet With Members of Black Lives Matter Movement

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I could’ve sworn a few of us Blacks with better senses had kidnapped the term “post-racial” and sent it on a first… Read More

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I hate metaphors. I find them overdone and rarely effective. Certain things should stand on their own and exceed comparison. For… Read More

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