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Words Mean Things: A "Thug" by any other name is just as Black.

Working with the general public, I have picked up a few things that I take and use in my daily life. Often times when people come into my store, with their children of course (to get Ice Cream) they use a phrase that I have come to realize needs to be taught to some white people in media. 604 more words

Black History

Reliable Sources skips reporting on CNN's mistakes

While it was almost certainly an oversight, it seems CNN’s media program, Reliable Sources, neglected to highlight CNN’s apology tour throughout this week stemming from their Baltimore coverage. 154 more words

CNN

Words Don't Hurt People, Stupid People Hurt People

Well, they do and don’t. Words have power, they hurt and can cause scars that can last a lifetime, but, to say that using certain words is okay while other words – all of a sudden – are not, is making me nauseous. 573 more words

Ramblings

CNN Anchor Issues Worst Apology Ever For Calling Sorority Members Gang Bangers

CNN Anchor Erin Burnett called herself addressing and apologizing for referencing members of Zeta Phi Beta as gang members at a town hall earlier this week, but in a video, Erin fell short of owning up to her error. 275 more words

Stars

CNN’s Erin Burnett calls Black sorority Zeta Phi Beta gang members

CNN has committed a series of faux pas in the past year or so in their continuing coverage of police brutality cases throughout the country, from Ferguson, Mo. 170 more words

Lifestyle

CNN’s Erin Burnett calls black sorority Zeta Phi Beta gang members

CNN has committed a series of faux pas in the past year or so in their continuing coverage of police brutality cases throughout the country, from Ferguson, Mo. 171 more words

Atlanta

CNN's Erin Burnett mistakingly calls black sorority gang members

CNN apparently committed another faux pas in the past year or so in their continuing coverage of police brutality cases throughout the country, from Ferguson, Mo. 317 more words

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