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Lena Dunham and the Privilege of Recklessness

by LaSha   Sep 07, 2016

Friday evening, I came home from work absolutely exhausted. I left my husband and son to fend for themselves for dinner and crawled into... Read More

Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer Needs to Sit Down. Fast.

by Kyra Kyles   Sep 06, 2016

Oh, Amy Schumer. Are you the Internet answer to “Can’t Get Right” or what? As if your confused friend Lena Dunham didn’t make a... Read More

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Close Up: What’s Next for Beyonce’s Favorite Video Director?

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs   Apr 15, 2016

Melina Matsoukas. Remember the name. She is the sista responsible for many of the videos we know and love. From “We Found Love” by... Read More

The Problem With Girls Like Lena Dunham

The Problem With Lena Dunham’s White Privilege

by #teamEBONY   Nov 04, 2014

There are lots of reasons to have beef with Lena Dunham, public figure. Let us not forget that she is sitting at the dais... Read More

HBO’s Girls

Confessions of a Black Woman Who Loves HBO’s Girls

by #teamEBONY   Feb 22, 2013

I am not ashamed to admit it: I am a Black woman who loves the show Girls, HBO’s dramedy about the uncomfortable and sometimes ugly journey... Read More

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Piling on Rihanna Accomplishes Nothing

by Jezebel   Feb 13, 2013

Rihanna is getting beaten up — again. This time, it's by women. Recently, Lena Dunham, creator of the HBO hit series Girls, took aim, criticizing... Read More

Lena Dunham Doesn’t Need Saving

Lena Dunham Doesn’t Need Saving

by Michael Arceneaux   Oct 17, 2012

Lena Dunham isn’t exactly a victim. At the age of 26, she has a show on HBO and now has reportedly signed a major... Read More