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AUP S2E9: Yvonne Orji: A Whole Me 

AUP S2E9: Transcript TRANSCRIBED: Albert Parnell Completed 9/30/22 You are now listening to theGrio’s Black Podcast Network, Black Culture Amplified. The post AUP S2E9: Yvonne Orji: A Whole Me appeared ...

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‘Unheard’ explores living with sickle cell disease: ‘When we say we’re in pain, we’re in pain’

“People with sickle cell get better as they age…” “You don’t look like you’re in pain…” Those are some of The post ‘Unheard’ explores living with sickle cell disease: ‘When we say we’re in pain, we’re ...

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Parenting is hard Part 2: My daughter is growing up too fast and I don’t know what to do

OPINION: My daughter recently had an experience that made her feel unsafe. Now, I'm balancing protecting her and releasing her, and I don't know if I am doing this parenting thing right. The post Parenting ...

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Netflix’s ‘Entergalactic’ is awesome and entertaining and further proves what I’ve known for years—I cannot be objective about Kid Cudi

OPINION: The animated rom-com, which also serves to launch Kid Cudi’s 10th album, is absolutely worth the watch. The post Netflix’s ‘Entergalactic’ is awesome and entertaining and further proves what I ...

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Trevor Noah announces departure from ‘The Daily Show’

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” is reaching its end. During Thursday night’s episode, Noah announced that he plans to The post Trevor Noah announces departure from ‘The Daily Show’ appeared first on ...

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Callie House, foremother of the reparations movement, deserves a posthumous pardon

Editor’s note: The following article is an op-ed, and the views expressed are the author’s own. Read more opinions on theGrio. Callie House The post Callie House, foremother of the reparations movement ...

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Justice Department, NJ bank reach $13M settlement in mortgage discrimination case

The U.S. Justice Department and a New Jersey bank have struck a $13 million settlement in a mortgage discrimination complaint The post Justice Department, NJ bank reach $13M settlement in mortgage discrimination ...

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Jackson set to make Supreme Court debut in brief ceremony

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson is making her first appearance on the Supreme Court bench in a brief The post Jackson set to make Supreme Court debut in brief ceremony appeared first on ...

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Four reasons why ‘Hocus Pocus 2’ is a must-watch flick this fall

The Sanderson sisters are back! Just in time for spooky season, “Hocus Pocus 2” is dropping on Disney+ today, and The post Four reasons why ‘Hocus Pocus 2’ is a must-watch flick this fall appeared first ...

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Arizona cop kills Somali man who allegedly threw rocks at patrol car

A Somali man’s family is demanding justice and transparency after an Arizona police officer killed their loved one for allegedly The post Arizona cop kills Somali man who allegedly threw rocks at patrol ...

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Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s ‘CBC Week’ returns to D.C. after two years of COVID-19

The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference is officially underway for in-person events for the first time in two The post Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s ‘CBC Week ...

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N.C. sheriff recorded calling Black workers derogatory names

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff was recorded calling Black employees by derogatory names and saying they should The post N.C. sheriff recorded calling Black workers derogatory names appeared ...

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Detroit starts removing blight caused by white flight

DETROIT (AP) — Demolition of the long-vacant Packard auto plant in Detroit started Thursday as crews began tearing apart an The post Detroit starts removing blight caused by white flight appeared first ...

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After a white woman died, Tennessee fast tracks money to process rape kits

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee and top legislative leaders announced Thursday that they will fast-track more money The post After a white woman died, Tennessee fast tracks money to process ...

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Clarence Thomas’ wife testifies that 2020 election was fraudulent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Virginia “Ginni” Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, stood by the false claim that The post Clarence Thomas’ wife testifies that 2020 election was fraudulent appeared ...

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‘Atlanta’ review Episode 4: Family is hell

OPINION: Earn visits his parents and gets caught in all of the family drama. The post ‘Atlanta’ review Episode 4: Family is hell appeared first on TheGrio.

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Meghan Markle presses play, brings back ‘Archetypes’ after mourning queen

Meghan Markle will resume her popular “Archetypes” podcast now that royal mourning for Queen Elizabeth II is officially over, People The post Meghan Markle presses play, brings back ‘Archetypes’ after ...

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Ocean justice can help empower communities of color on the frontlines of the climate crisis

OPINION: The Ocean Justice Forum—a collective of 18 environmental justice, Indigenous, community and national nonprofits—is offering an ambitious vision for strengthening ocean climate policy, addressing ...

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‘Basketball Wives’ star Brooke Bailey’s daughter died after crash into tractor-trailer

“Basketball Wives” star Brooke Bailey announced earlier this week that her daughter Kayla died on Sunday. At the time, her The post ‘Basketball Wives’ star Brooke Bailey’s daughter died after crash into ...

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Jonathan Majors emerges as main candidate to star in Dennis Rodman biopic

Jonathan Majors is close to being confirmed to star as Dennis Rodman in a Lionsgate biopic about the former NBA The post Jonathan Majors emerges as main candidate to star in Dennis Rodman biopic appeared ...

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‘Masters of the Game’ will show you how true masters do their thing

OPINION: A new show on TheGrio TV gives us brilliant Black people talking about their craft so you can learn from their mastery. The post ‘Masters of the Game’ will show you how true masters do their thing ...

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Keep going! The hope—and career success—we can find in perseverance

Lately, I’ve been thinking a lot about perseverance and what it looks like in this season of my career. When The post Keep going! The hope—and career success—we can find in perseverance appeared first ...

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Biden, Harris to attend Justice Kentanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court investiture

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and their spouses will attend the ceremonial investiture for Justice Ketanji The post Biden, Harris to attend Justice Kentanji Brown ...

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Black women shouldn’t have to almost die and still go back to work

OPINION: Paid leave and other care policies are essential to ensure that Black women receive maternal health care that is comprehensive and compassionate. The post Black women shouldn’t have to almost ...

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KKK photo surfaces of Florida commissioner in majority Black county

Religious leaders across Florida are demanding answers in light of the discovery of what appears to be a photo of The post KKK photo surfaces of Florida commissioner in majority Black county appeared first ...

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