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5 Things to Know About the Missing Film Students Killed in Mexico

Western Mexico authorities announced this week that Javier Salomón Aceves Gastélum, Daniel Díaz and Marco Ávalos were likely tortured and killed by members of the Jalisco New Generation drug cartel after disappearing outside Jalisco, Mexico in March. 382 more words


Meek Mill And Mass Incarceration: How Rapper Can Work To Help The Movement

Meek Mill, now a free man, has vowed to help others break free of mass incarceration.

“I understand that many people of color across the country don’t have that luxury and I plan to use my platform to shine a light on those issues,” the 30-year-old rapper, whose real name is… 510 more words


Hank Azaria Willing to Step Down From Apu Role On 'The Simpsons'

Finally, we’re getting somewhere with the ongoing conversation about a beloved, but a problematic character on The Simpsons: Apu.

On The Late Show With Stephen Colbert… 358 more words


This Colorado Black Firefighter Fought Racism And Won

ABlack firefighter in Colorado, who was terminated from the Aurora Fire Department, won a settlement from the city on Tuesday over subtle racism, which is often hard to prove. 413 more words


Michael Brown's Mother Is Running for Ferguson City Council. Here's Why That's Important.

Lezley McSpadden, mother of Michael Brown—who was murdered by Ferguson police in 2014—has big plans for 2018.

“What I’m contemplating is running for City Council of Ferguson,” she said during a recent Harvard University panel discussion surrounding her son’s death and documentary film… 297 more words


Federal Judge Orders Re-Opening of DACA, Overruling Trump Administration

Another Trump administration ruling bites the dust.

U.S. District Judge John Bates overruled the president’s efforts to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and this time they’re saying the government has to accept new applications. 313 more words


AM Roundup: Meek Mill Blesses 76ers Game, Kanye Reportedly 'On the Edge,' Millie Bobby Brown Really Loves Cardi B

Meek Mill Was the Good Luck Charm At Last Night’s 76ers Game.

“I was just excited that he got to witness this because he’s always represented the city, and he loved this city so much,” Philadelphia  546 more words