Forget the coins: H&M’s racist monkey hoodie strips our kids of their dignity

As a Black mother of a son, 20, and daughter, 13, the racist, historical context of dressing my younger son in a sweatshirt that reads, “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle,” is deafening…

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Obama lists his favorite songs, books from 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay-Z, Harry Styles, Kendrick Lamar, U2 and Chris Stapleton were just some of the artists responsible for Barack Obama’s favorite songs of the year. The former president shared an eclectic list of his favorite songs and books of 2017 Sunday on his Facebook page, including Jay-Z’s “Family Feud” and Styles’ “Sign […]

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6 Instagram accounts you need to follow for some #BlackGirlMagic and #BlackBoyJoy in 2018

Sometimes when the news is too laden with stark political affairs, violence, racism, sexism, and all the other Isms, you just need a break…

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