post racial america

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The ‘New Black’ Fairytale

When Pharrell dropped the term “New Black” last year, it was as if the ethereal…

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[SHADE BRIGADE]Jodeci, Let Me Hear You Say ‘We Rehearsed’

Michael Arceneaux, EBONY.com contributor and Master of Shade, calls out five of his biggest gripes from…

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Ezell Ford:ANOTHER Victim of State Sanctioned Anti-Black Violence

“The announced function of the police, ‘to protect and serve the people,’ becomes the grotesque…

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

I could’ve sworn a few of us Blacks with better senses had kidnapped the term…

[DISPATCHES FROM POST-RACIAL AMERICA] Un-Gangster Grills

While cultural diversity can be an amazing, transformative and revolutionary blessing, there are also those…

DEAR WHITE FOLKS: Yes, Black People Are “Sensitive” About Race

I recently had a Facebook conversation with a White friend in which she suggested that I,…

‘Dear White People’ Movie to Challenge Racism…or Perpetuate Stereotypes?

“Dear White People,” an independent film written, directed and produced by Justin Simien is “a…

[WATCH!]Touré vs Khalil Gibran Muhummad(Part 2)

Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture recently held its second “Stage for Debate” event. This time,…