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Nigeria Goes Backward on Gay Rights

by Bolanle Omisore

Nigerians by and large are against homosexuality—that much can be said for sure. So when the government passed a sweeping… Read More

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Organization Works Toward a "United" World

by Jervelle Frederick

A new community movement is quietly, but steadily on the rise---and has even gained interest from such starkly different entities… Read More


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by Alexander Hardy

Nigerian-Cameroonian pop singer Dencia has found herself on tongues and pages across the globe as of late. However, the newfound… Read More

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Frat Suspended After Racist, Watermelon-Featured MLK Day Party

by Jezebel

A fraternity at Arizona State University was suspended this week after throwing (and I can't believe I'm actually writing… Read More

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Remains Identified as Avonte Oquendo

by #teamEBONY

DNA has confirmed the remains found in Queens are Avonte Oquendo, the Medical Examiner says. His family has been informed. Oquendo's… Read More

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Garage Magazine Editor Uses Black Woman as Chair

by Huffington Post

How's this for a happy MLK Day? The online magazine Buro 247 has published a story about Dasha Zhukova, the Russian… Read More

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Wait, What? Sarah Palin Says Obama Should Stop with the Race Card

by Jezebel

This year, former Alaska governor and current idiot whisk Sarah Palin has opted to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr Day by embarrassing… Read More

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The Invisible Gay Black Man

by #teamEBONY

Whenever I read about this mythical place in which a person’s sexuality is no longer taboo, in the wake of a handful of states… Read More

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Bye, White People, It’s Been Real

by Jamilah Lemieux

I don’t recall any point in my life at which racism wasn’t a clear and present danger to the emotional and physical health… Read More

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There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 1/20 Florida… Read More

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