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Jill Stein Drops, Then Resumes, Pa. Recount Bid

Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein said early Sunday that she was moving forward with her recount efforts in the state of Pennsylvania after announcing she would drop it the day before. On Saturday, Stein cited a $1 million bond as the reason she why she would not move forward with the recount effort in […]

#ThanksObama: Unemployment Rate Falls to a 9-Year Low

The US unemployment is the lowest it has been in almost a decade, according to the newest jobs report from the from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. According to the report, the unemployment rate declined to 4.6% in November and payroll employment increased by 178,000. Im sure it really pisses off racists & some Trump […]

Ronald Gasser, Man Who Killed Joe McKnight, Released From Custody

Ronald Gasser, the man who admitted to shooting and killing former NFL player Joe McKnight in New Orleans, was released from custody overnight without being charged, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office. McKnight was shot and killed Thursday by Gasser at the intersection of Behrman Highway and Holmes Boulevard in Terrytown. An eyewitness says […]

Mike Pence’s New D.C. Neighbors Raise LGBTQ Pride Flags in Protest

Vice-President Elect Mike Pence’s Washington, D.C. neighbors want him to realize they don’t tolerate hate directed towards the LGBTQ community. And they’ve raised gay pride flags all throughout the neighborhood to put him on notice. Pence’s anti-LGBTQ track record includes signing an Indiana law that would allow businesses to turn away gay and lesbian customers […]

Teen Asks Trump Aide How She Can Work For An Accused Sexual Predator

Kellyanne Conway, campaign manager and top aide to President-elect Donald Trump, reportedly chastised a 17-year-old student for asking about Trump’s history of sexual assault. On Wednesday morning, The Hill reported that Conway was speaking at an event in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary

Two Journeys Collide During the Mississippi Freedom Summer

'Emmy-winning director Sam Pollard discusses his documentary Two Trains Runnin’ which weaves together the political and cultural efforts of two groups of young people during the “Freedom Summer” of 1964. Two groups of musicians and obsessed...Show More Summary

Junot Díaz on the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean Apocalypse

'The fiction writer Junot Díaz was born in the Dominican Republic in 1968. In 2009, he was awarded an Order of Merit by the Dominican government. But years later he was stripped of the medal, for speaking out against the country’s policies toward people of Haitian descent. Show More Summary

Backtalk: Rebranding White Supremacists + The Activism of Standing Rock

'Host Amy Lam and Sarah Mirk talk about how white supremacists have effectively branded themselves as hip "alt-right" folks rather than straight-up racists. They also talk about the ongoing activism at Standing Rock and hear from a youth organizer on the scene in North Dakota.' -- +Bitch Media

Fidel Vive! Cuban-American Scholar-Activist Reflects on El Comandante

I am a Cuban Muslim in Miami in mourning for Dr. Fidel Castro Ruz. And I have been wearing my black-armband all week long. I first learned the news of Castro’s transition to the realm of the ancestors from Cuban journalists who broke the story. I was shocked and saddened by the news of the inevitable fate that awaits us […]

Donald Trump Blasts 'Totally Biased' 'SNL' For Third Time On Twitter

Can’t start the meeting without Chief Strategist, Steve Bannon. #SNL pic.twitter.com/R5NVUyBu1C — Saturday Night Live (@nbcsnl) December 4, 2016 Just change the channel already. Donald Trump has for the third time tweeted how angry he...Show More Summary

Viral Sensation Shirley Caesar Responds To Snoop’s Music Video For The #UNameItChallenge

Chris Brown started it. Then a flood of dance-happy social media users got in on the craze. Then Snoop Dogg took the whole thing to the next level. Now, the original voice behind the viral #UNameItChallenge is responding to Snoop’s two-minute...Show More Summary

Kanye West's 'Erratic' Medication Dosage Reportedly Led To Hospitalization

Kanye West’s recent hospitalization was reportedly triggered by the rapper inconsistently taking medication that was prescribed for “psychological issues,” TMZ reported. The media outlet writes that an “erratic pattern of taking his meds” contributed to West’s hospitalization on Nov. Show More Summary

Locker room talk continues to leave the locker room - AZ sports reporter goes on racist, sexist, bigoted rant.

When Arizona resident Krystal Poleon was parking her truck in a Phoenix Hooters parking lot, she dinged the car next to her. She immediately went over to check and see if any damage was done and was surprised to find the driver in the...Show More Summary

Harlem Becomes Site of Only Public Gender-Affirming Clinic in NYC

An East Harlem, N.Y., clinic dedicated to the needs of transgender individuals will expand its services to that community, the city announced this week. Harlem Patch reports that the uptown branch of Metropolitan Hospital’s LGBT Health Center will now offer gender-affirming “top surgeries” and access to hormone therapy for transgender patients. Show More Summary

Missing NJ College Student’s Death Ruled a Homicide

The death of a 20-year-old Montclair, N.J., college student whose parents reported her missing days before Thanksgiving has been ruled a homicide, according to NJ.com. Police found Sarah Butler’s remains in the Eagle Rock Reservation in West Orange, N.J., on Thursday, more than a week after she disappeared and before a scheduled family trip to […]

El Chapecoense y el Piloto Boliviano.

Foto Tomada de Facebook. "Es una satisfacción para nosotros que ellos (el Chapecoense) nos hayan elegido" decía sonriente Miguel Quiroga, el piloto que hablaba con emoción al decir que ellos podían personalizar su avión. En el exterior...Show More Summary

Conversations in Black Freedom Studies: Black Women Radicals Gloria Richardson and Mae Mallory

'The Schomburg Center closed out its 2016 Conversations in Black Freedom Studies series with an important dialogue that paid tribute and explored black women radicals within the Black Power Movement, with a focus on Mae Mallory and Gloria Richardson. Show More Summary

UNLV Erupts After Instructor Threatens to Turn In Undocumented Immigrant Students

A Nevada university instructor is furiously back-pedaling after warning that his classroom is not a “safe space” and vowing to turn students in to immigration authorities if he suspects they are in the country illegally. The controversial...Show More Summary

#ProfessionalBlackGirl -- Episode 12: Treva B. Lindsey

'Dr. Treva B. Lindsey. Professor. Scholar. Diva Feminist. Wig Whisperer. And #ProfessionalBlackGirl.' -- +Yaba Blay

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