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Kamala Harris Spearheads Democrats' Effort To Remove Trump Senior Adviser And Purported White Nationalist Stephen Miller From Office

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is leading an effort to remove Donald Trump's senior adviser, Stephen Miller.

Added December 09, 2019

Cardi B Discusses Women's 'Disappointment' In Relationship With Offset And Her Issue With Feminism In Vogue Interview

Cardi B sat down with Vogue for their January cover and poured out her feelings about juggling motherhood, marriage, her career and the press.

Added December 09, 2019

Woman Creates Petition Urging NFL Not To Honor Michael Vick At 2020 Pro Bowl

A woman who created an online petition is leading the fight against a former NFL star.

Added December 09, 2019

So Beyoncé Says There's Another Explanation For That Classic 2001 Interview About Whales But It Was 'Not Marijuana!!'

Beyoncé sets the record straight about that interview from 18 years ago — she really loves whales.

Added December 09, 2019

Why I Created A Business Focused On Bringing Diversity And Inclusion Into The Billion-Dollar Crafts Marketplace

Black artist, Jamesha Bazemore, answers the cries and frustrations of customers who can't find images that represent them within the stationery, arts & crafts space.

Added December 09, 2019

Why The Case Of Magic Johnson’s HIV Diagnosis Is So Essential To How We View The Virus Today

HIV Story of famous basketball player Magic Johnson. Historical announcement of diagnosis, antiretroviral therapy and great importance of his case.

Added December 09, 2019

Why The Expense Of Law School Could, Or Could Not, Be Worth It For You

Law school is very expensive. This is not news. But is it worth the cost?

Added December 09, 2019

21-Year-Old Rapper Juice WRLD Took Several Pills Prior To Seizure At Chicago Airport

Rapper Juice WRLD is getting a massive amount of respect on social media following his death on Sunday.

Added December 09, 2019

Owner Of Slutty Vegan Pays Off Tuition Balances For 30 Clark Atlanta University Seniors

Slutty Vegan owner Pinky Cole pays off balances for 30 Clark Atlanta students.

Added December 09, 2019

Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi Crowned Miss Universe 2019

Miss South Africa is crowned Miss Universe 2019. The titles of Miss America, Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and now Miss Universe are all held by Black women.

Added December 09, 2019

Black And Hispanic NYPD Officers Reveal 'Collars For Dollars' Arrest Quotas In Discrimination Lawsuit Against The Police Department

"It was emphasized that we needed to stop male Blacks. Those were the ones Tsachas wanted to go to jail,” former officer Pierre Maximilien's sworn affidavit reads.

Added December 07, 2019

Kamala Harris And The Complicated Nature Of Her Polarizing Campaign

A look at the Kamala Harris campaign and the criticism it's faced.

Added December 07, 2019

Green Twitter: How Environmental Twitter Fails to Highlight Injustice

Is Twitter being used to fight environmental racism? Or is it just being ignored?

Added December 07, 2019

Trump Admin Announces Rule Change Cutting SNAP Benefits For Nearly 700,000 People

Nearly 700,000 people will have their SNAP benefits taken away after rule change

Added December 07, 2019

Joe Biden Calls Iowa Man ‘A Damn Liar’ Challenges Him To An IQ Test And Push-Up Contest

Joe Biden snaps at Iowa voter at campaign event

Added December 07, 2019

Senate Passes More Than $250 Million To Permanently Provide Federal Funding For HBCUs

HBCU funding bill finally passes Senate

Added December 07, 2019

Black Twitter Gives Baby Yoda A New Steeze While Reminding Us Of Our Favorite Hits Out Of Atlanta

Some of Atlanta's greatest hits made their way back to Twitter this week.

Added December 07, 2019

Stephen A. Smith Speaks Out On Suspension Of White Sports Analyst Who Made Offhand Comment About Black Player’s Skin Tone

ESPN analyst Stephen A. Smith said radio host Tim Ryan shouldn't be punished for his comments about Lamar Jackson.

Added December 07, 2019

'You Ought To Vote Out Of Self-Interest': Michael Eric Dyson's Message To Young People

Michael Eric Dyson in an exclusive interview with Blavity: Politics.

Added December 07, 2019

Desmond Tutu, One Of South Africa's First Black Archbishops, Hospitalized

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, a Nobel Peace Prize recipient and South African anti-apartheid activist, has been hospitalized for a "stubborn infection," according to CNN.

Added December 07, 2019

Cory Booker Has The Perfect Response To Michael Bloomberg Saying He’s ‘Well Spoken’

Bloomberg calls Sen. Booker "well-spoken" in CBS interview

Added December 06, 2019

Former College Cheerleader Who Was Punished For Protesting During National Anthem Wins $145,000 Settlement

Tommia Dean won a $145,000 settlement against her former school, Kennesaw State University, on Thursday after they punished her for kneeling during the national anthem in 2017.

Added December 06, 2019

82-Year-Old Billy Dee Williams Didn't Even Know What Gender Fluid Meant: 'That's Not What I Was Talking About'

“I never tried to be anything except myself," Williams told Esquire.

Added December 06, 2019

Desmond Tutu, First Black Archbishop In South Africa, Hospitalized

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, a Nobel Peace Prize recipient and South African anti-apartheid activist, has been hospitalized for a "stubborn infection," according to CNN.

Added December 06, 2019

Cory Booker Announces Federal CROWN Act Bill To Ban Discrimination Against Black Hair

Senator Cory Booker announced the CROWN Act Thursday.

Added December 06, 2019