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Oct 9, 2017

How “White People” Were Invented By A Playwright in 1613

It may sound hard to believe, but there was a time where the concept of "race" did not even exist. Read on.

Jul 29, 2017

Comedian Adam Carolla Takes On Campus Protests After Listening to Rihanna In A Home Depot

Comedian Adam Carolla testified in front of Congress about free speech on college campuses.

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Jul 25, 2017

Charlamagne Tha God Explains How “Black Privilege” Can Lead To Black Power

Charlamagne Tha God breaks down the meaning of "black privilege" and talks about his latest book of the same name.

Jul 20, 2017

The Juice is Loose: Five Facts About OJ Simpson’s Parole Hearing

O.J. Simpson will be back on the street this October. Check out five facts about the case...

Jun 22, 2017

Remembering Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis, And How Society Treats Its Sports Heroes

The world today seems very different to that of Joe Louis’ heyday. Yet the appeal of boxing as a spectator sport remains strong and there are some noticeable parallels in the way in which we think about and portray our sports heroes.

Apr 16, 2017

Logic Explores Really Complicated Race Issues That Will Make You Think

Logic had it rough, but that’s not going to stop him...

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Dec 19, 2015

Harvard Tells Students What To Think About Race and Politics, President Ends Up Apologizing

An attempt to offer students advice on how to handle conversations about race and politics with family members over the holiday have backfired in the face of Harvard administrators and the President, Drew G. Faust. The beef erupted over the language on laminated placemats titled “Holiday Placemat for Social Justice.”

White Student Unions Driven By Fear…If They Are Real…

Lightning rod issues like affirmative action, as well as the protests staged by groups like Black Lives Matter, have some white students feeling threatened.

Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing’s Quest to Discover His Race Took Him To The Top Of Fashion

Olivier Rousteing is taking Balmain to new heights. Imagine the shock when he found out that he was adopted.

Is T.I. Being A Bad Mentor When It Comes To Iggy Azalea?

What's going on with T.I. and Iggy Azalea? It appears as though the relationship the Australian rapper has developed with the Grand Hustle boss - which some rappers would kill for - is on the verge of imploding.

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Sep 21, 2015

Too Slow At Race: Students Want That NASCAR Money; Their Gonna Boycott Until They Get Some

NASCAR is being boycotted by a student movement that says motorsports needs to give up more loot to increase diversity.

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Jun 23, 2015

Former NAACP Head Rachel Dolezal Gives New Meaning to ‘Black and White Shake’

So the story goes that an absolutely blonde, white girl from Montana corked up and told the public since around 2007 she is Black, African American. She also went to Howard University, sued Howard along racial lines when she claimed she was discriminated against for being white, then just got caught not being Black at all. Sounds crazy – well it is.

Jun 12, 2015

The Awkward Moment The President Of Spokane NAACP Could Not Identify Her Race

There is a saying, "fake it til you make it," but this is NOT what it means!

Jan 19, 2015

Obama: Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

President Obama delivered a message to the American people, in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy.

Nov 5, 2014

Director Bill Duke Has A New Book Celebrating The Beauty Of Dark Women

The beauty of darkskinned women is explored in a new book by famous movie director/actor Bill Duke.