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Talib Kweli Helped Raised Over 100,000 For Organizers and Protesters In Ferguson

Artist Talib Kweli recently raised over $100, 000, for organizers and protesters within Ferguson. Talib was one of the many outspoken Black artists/voices who also went toe to toe with Don Lemon’s fabrication of events that took place during a protest Talib was involved in. 130 more words


NBCBLK: Race Gets Lost in Translation Between Kanye, French Designer

Wrote an introspective piece on how black people don’t like talking about race so much as they have to, lest it looks like we’re endorsing our own slaughter. 217 more words


The Root: Kardashian/Rose Beef Full of Class, Race Drama

I wrote a piece for The Root today on how the drama between Khloe Kardashian and Amber Rose seems to be much ado about “slut shaming,” race and class. 327 more words


The Root

I used 2 think money was the key. When I had none, when I couldn’t make 1 check stretch 2 the next…I just knew making more money was the key 2 my happiness or at least 2 being content. 366 more words