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how do you spell racist?: U!-S!-A! [or: the new jim crow and the grand jury's decision not to indict]

It seems strange that the week that is supposed to be about giving thanks opened on such a sour note. To wish people, “Happy Thanksgiving!,” in the face of so much brokenness feels odd. 1,265 more words

Nyc

Black Rage.

Soo tonight happened…tomorrow my Afro-American History class is going to be interesting. I cant wait to report the varying perspectives that will inevitably be shared tomorrow in class and around campus.   14 more words

College

It Could All Be So Simple

God loves us so much that He’ll use anything to remind us or teach us. He takes the time to use simple things in the most profound ways so that we can get what He is telling us. 289 more words

Encouragement

Tell Me Who I Have to be to Get Some Reciprocity

Sometimes you just have to learn when to say when. I think women have an unfortunate tendency to hold on to hope in relationships. Now, I understand that love endures all, but when it comes to the dating game, it’s important to make decisions that work in our favor. 519 more words

Relationships

Teyana Taylor Comes Face to Face with Her Idol Lauryn Hill

It was an amazing night for Teyana Taylor when she came face to face with her idol Lauryn Hill. The “Maybe” singer surprised Lauryn’s daughter Selah Marley, at her sweet 16 birthday party in New York. 196 more words

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And They Told Us There's No Music For Thanksgiving

In the spirit of thanks, and new Black Thursdays, I put together a short Thanksgiving playlist for those searching for something to play at Thanksgiving dinner. 13 more words

Music

Wyclef Jean Opens Up About Lauryn Hill, A Fugees Reunion, Yele Haiti Controversy, and Chris Christie

Haitian American artist Wyclef Jean is back in the news, but he’s not just talking about his music.

In this recent article with The Daily Beast, … 654 more words

Haitian American