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Kevin Hart Is Not Laughing

by Michael Arceneaux

Kevin Hart and his estranged ex-wife, Torrei Hart, had seemingly finally put aside their differences in order to… Read More

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Dear Millennials:
Ain't Nothing Post-Racial About America

by Michael Arceneaux

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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Why Black People Must Stand With Palestine

by Kristian Davis Bailey

Two years ago, a viral video emerged of a Palestinian alumnus named Fadi Quran Read More

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No, There's No 'Hood Disease'

by Keith Reed

A viral clip which used the term “Hood Disease” to describe the impact of trauma from living in violent inner-cities… Read More

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Who Fights for Black Girls?

by Dr. Khalilah L. Brown-Dean

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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Think Before You Thinkpiece

by Michael Arceneaux

To My Fellow Writers and Those Who Edit Them: You do realize that not every news story has to be further contextualized… Read More

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Where Does Africa Go From Here?

by Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond

Last week, world leaders convened in Abuja, Nigeria for the Read More

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When Gentrification Brings Racism to the 'Hood

by Irvin Weathersby

Two college students knocked on my door last summer to solicit my participation in the Read More

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Monica Lewinsky Has a Point

by Michael Arceneaux

My initial reaction to Monica Lewinksy crawling from whatever rock she had been vacationing under to pen an essay for Vanity… Read More

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Slaughtered Boys, Missing Girls:
Who Stands Up for African Children?

by John Dramani Mahama

The lives of African children matter. Let’s begin there, with that statement.  If we accept it as fact, as an… Read More

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