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A Poetic Stance: You WILL Respect My Life Or Else

You WILL respect my life or else……. Enough is enough! We will in longer cower in the corner and accept your social injustice as our reality. We will no longer turn a blind eye to your underhanded tactics and practices that have systematically and inherently kept my people from achieving …

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#RenewDocMcStuffins

Growing up, most kids already have their lives figured out. Dreams of being a princess, football player, astronaut, and professional dog walker can fly out the mouths of babes. With help from new diverse television shows and books, we are starting to get different answers from the youth. Doc McStuffins …

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Jesse Williams’ BET Speech Is A Poetic Call to Action

For years I have actually loathed tuning in to the BET Awards. The performances fell flat, tributes haphazardly put together, announcers seemingly confused of their roles, just mess. Aside for a few amazing highlights throughout the year, the BET Awards was slowly on the decline of “events to watch live.” …

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When I Grow Up I Want To Be A YouTuber

It’s no secret by now that YouTube has produced some of today’s hottest socialites, celebrities, and content creators. When it comes to overall lifestyle, today’s vlogger tutorials are the ultimate go-to for the how-to on makeup and styling. Some have even taken to branding themselves as YouTube vloggers while making …

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African American Health Vs. The Doctor’s Office

Let’s be real for a second, when it comes to any discussion regarding health in the black community the doors close. While the door has been opening much more in recent years, there is still an uphill battle unpacking how health is approached by African Americans. Earlier this week Lil …

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Major Keys To The Future: Girls.

The inaugural United State of Women White House Summit stands as an exciting pillar of what is the key to our future: girl power. Sorry, not sorry, fellas. Women make up 29% of all business owners. Women are more likely to have a bachelors degree or higher than men. And though …

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The New iMessage is a Must Have

If you thought putting your phone down was hard now, think again. With the anticipated launch of the iPhone 7 coming, Apple has finally released what the new iOS messaging will look like and it’s new features will have you glued to your phone. For all news junikes, this one …

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Finding the Right words for ‘Finding Dory’

For years now, we have gotten word there might be a Finding Nemo sequel in the works, and it’s finally almost here. An official trailer for the film, Finding Dory, was released two days ago and people are buzzing about what they’ll see come June 17th. But upon checking out …

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