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Elephants in the Room Missing THE Elephant in the Room

NEW YORK CITY/ PITTSBURGH (April 3, 2014) – (Courtesy Global Grind)

“It was never my intention to get involved in this “controversy” – this latest go-’round between Black America and its oft-disgarded stepchildren, Black conservatives. 195 more words

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Ebony's Jamilah Lemieux slams president's plug of "My Brother's Keeper" program

During remarks on Ferguson, Mo., in his press conference Monday afternoon, President Obama acknowledged that “there are young men who commit crimes” and noted that blacks and Hispanics are suspended from school at higher rates than other races. 565 more words


I'll be me. You be you.

I love all these articles about cultural appropriation that doesn’t discuss cultural misappropriation. They entertain gestures of humility but don’t explore the presence of guilt because of blatant acts of thievery and disingenuous concern for today’s hottest and most stigmatized topics. 416 more words