Nina Simone, Battling for Black Women

THE NEW YORKER’S CLAUDIA ROTH PIERPONT ON THE ICONIC ARTIST AND ACTIVIST

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Police Brutality: A National Crisis

IN THE WAKE OF A FEW HIGHLY PUBLICIZED INCIDENTS OF POLICE BRUTALITY, GAWKER’S JASON PARHAM LEADS A CONVERSATION ABOUT HOW IT’S BECOME SO PREVALENT

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Ebola Patients Possibly Saved by New Serum

ZMAPP, AN EXPERIMENTAL SERUM, VASTLY IMPROVED THE HEALTH OF THE TWO AMERICAN AID WORKERS WHO RECEIVED IT

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Thank you, Based God. #NoBlackPersonIsUgly

Thank you, Based God. #NoBlackPersonIsUgly

Is ‘Going Green’ for White People?

Take this quiz to see how much you care about the environment.

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#ByeFelicia! How to Block Someone from Your Social Networks 
What to do when you want to quiet those annoying voices without deleting them entirely. 
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#ByeFelicia! How to Block Someone from Your Social Networks 

What to do when you want to quiet those annoying voices without deleting them entirely. 

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Jessica Care Moore, ‘Bullwt’ Proof Diva [New Book]

Poet Jessica Care Moore’s ‘Sunlight Through Bullet Holes’ and three other page-turners round out this week’s black lit roundup.

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How the Bobby Shmurda Deal Proves Hip-Hop Executives Hate Black People.

Rap Rehab’s Sebastien Elkouby writes on the music industry’s troublesome habit of signing and promoting untalented and dangerous artists.

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Michele Howard Named Head of NBA Players’ Union.

Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the D.C. lawyer is the first woman to lead a major North American sports league union.

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4 Tips to Heal From an Abusive Relationship.

Glamazon Tyomi provides a roadmap to move on.

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