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Is “Olivia Pope” Just Another Reality Show Chick?

Do you think Scandal's Olivia Pope is a class act or not?

Scandal’s Olivia Pope is compared to the home-wrecking “wh****” of reality TV

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Why Doesn’t Skin Bleaching go Away?

One in three women on the African continent use skin lighteners

A new report shows skin bleaching on the African continent is rampant

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Ft. Lauderdale Airport Janitor Finds $13k, iPad; Turns it in

What would you have done?

An airport janitor finds valuables left behind by a passenger and immediately turns them in.

By Makkada B. Selah


CEO: “I Will Start Killing People if Obama Introduces Tighter Gun Control”

CEO calls Obama a "dictator," posts a ranting video online

One CEO says he’s willing to go to outrageous lengths to protect his right to…

By C. Daniel Baker

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Can Celebrities Keep Their Privacy?

Does being a public figure mean you have to give up your privacy?

What do you think of the lack of privacy celebrities have?

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Kobe Bryant’s Ex-Wife Selling Post-Divorce Mansion for $3.2 Million

Kobe Bryant's ex-wife sells one of three million-dollar mansions obtained from her divorce.

Vanessa Bryant finally signs off on paper work to sell her million-dollar Newport Beach mansion.

By Amber McKynzie

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Freeway Ricky Ross Takes Rapper Rick Ross to Court

Maybach Music Group CEO being sued for allegedly stealing the name and life of former drug dealer Freeway Ricky Ross

Do you think the rapper should change his name?

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Hollywood’s Favorite Holiday Moments Caught on Twitter

Hollywood's favorite celebrities share their best holiday moments on Twitter.

Which one of these stand out to you?

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Black Prep School Teacher Files Racial Discrimination Suit

School claims the black male teacher sent inappropriate text messages to a female student

A math teacher from a wealthy Philadelphia prep school files a lawsuit after he was…

By Makkada B. Selah

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New Study Shows Racial Pride Enhances Learning

Teaching kids to be proud of their race may have beneficial effects on their G.P.A.

New research finds that racial pride facilitates learning in children

By Makkada B. Selah

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Colleges Still Not That Diverse, Study Finds

Racial diversification of college campuses has slowed since the 1960s and 70s

Georgetown University professor claims racial diversification at U.S. college campuses is slowing down

By Makkada B. Selah

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Jackson 5 Cartoon Series Now on DVD, Blu-Ray

The Jackson 5 cartoon aired from 1971 to 1972

Dreamworks Classics is making the beloved 1970s Jackson 5 cartoon series available for purchase

By Makkada B. Selah

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Michael Jackson Estate Pays Model $55,000 for “Thriller” Video

Michael Jackson estate agrees to $55,000 settlement with Ola Ray.

After suits filed in 2009 against the Michael Jackson estate for back payments, the estate…

By Amber McKynzie

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Listener Calls ESPN’s Jemele Hill a ‘Spear-Chucker,’ Jungle Bunny

Hill says she receives racist hate mail on a regular basis

In a letter filled with racial slurs, a listener urges ESPN’s management to get rid…

By Makkada B. Selah

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High School Freshman Gives Black Female Classmate a Noose

The perpetrator of the "joke" was suspended from school

A high school freshman has been suspended from school after he gave a black classmate…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Nevada NAACP Elects White President for First Time Ever

Local lawyer Jeffrey Blanck has a long history of service with the NAACP

Local chapter of the NAACP elects the first white president in its 66 year history

By Makkada B. Selah

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Italian Soccer Player Walks Off Field to Protest Racism

Other players and the game officials walked off too

An Italian soccer player of Ghanian descent walks off the field in protest after fans…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Is the Title of National Geographic’s “Wild Wives of Africa” a Racist Play?

Are you offended by the title?

With all of the reality tv shows to choose from, Nat Geo must have thought…

By Sasha King

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Stores Recall Nap Nanny Chairs After 5 Deaths

Major retailers are warning consumers not to buy Nap Nanny recliners

After several complaints, even deaths, stores are recalling Nap Nanny recliners

By Makkada B. Selah

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