The 2016 NAACP Image Awards Will Air This Friday

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The 2016 NAACP Image Awards air live on TV One this Friday [February 5]. With a lack of diverse Oscar nominees and the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite trending once again, this awards show is more important than ever. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s mission is to ensure political, educational, social, and economic equality for […]

Arizona NAACP Leader Apologizes For “Nice T*ts” Comment

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Don Harris, the leader of the Maricopa County, Arizona NAACP, has been under fire for an unprofessional and vulgar comment made about KPNX reporter Monique Griego to a male Phoenix New Times journalist. “Nice Tits,” the 77-year-old commented to the journalist during a press gathering outside of a private meeting by the Tempe Union High […]

NAACP Creates Hotline For Mizzou Students To Report Discrimination On Campus

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The NAACP has lent their hand to the University of Missouri student body in order to help them feel comfortable in reporting discrimination on campus. After many repeated failed efforts in reporting racism on campus, students took to social media to report the problems they were facing, which caught the attention of the President of the NAACP of Jefferson […]

Rachel Dolezal Finally Admits She’s White


  After years of claiming to be black, Rachel Dolezal has finally, publicly acknowledged that she was indeed, born “to white parents”. It’s been a long, tumultuous journey, getting to this point, but Dolezal has finally (and somewhat reluctantly) acknowledged her Caucasian heritage.   During an interview with The Real, the former NAACP Spokane Chapter […]

Rachel Dolezal Says There’s “No Proof” Her Parents are Her Parents

dolezal nbc The saga continues… Last night, Rachel Dolezal‘s exclusive interview with Savanna Guthrie aired in all of its bizarre-ness, and one of the most interesting tidbits from it was Dolezal’s admission about her belief in her parental history. Apparently, Larry and Ruthanne Dolezal might be Rachel’s parents, or they might not. Why? Because “there’s been […]

Rachel Dolezal Breaks Silence, Still Considers Herself “Black”


Rachel Dolezal has been the topic of conversation since it was revealed that she has been pretending to be Black for nearly a decade. Many people have been waiting for Dolezal to speak, on a national stage, on this issue, and just a day after announcing her resignation from the position of president of the […]

Rachel Dolezal Resigns from Spokane NAACP


Well, that was quick On Thursday evening, Rachel Dolezal, the president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP was outed as a White woman by her parents after she’d pretended to be Black for the better part of the past decade. The ludicrous part of it all, is the fact that being Black is not […]

Serious Question: Are You Black? Find Out Here


Dolezal has brought an important point to light Yesterday, the firestorm that was Rachel Dolezal being a Caucasian woman pretending to be Black for the better part of the past decade, continued well into the evening, eventually taking the form of Twitter and other social media platforms’ feeds filling up with quizzes and tests to […]

Rachel Dolezal Responds to Accusations That She’s Not Actually Black

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Your birth certificates don’t mean anything to Ms. Dolezal Last night, news broke that Rachel Dolezal, the president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP, was a white woman pretending to be African-American, reportedly cutting off communication with her Caucasian parents in order to help protect her secret. Not too long after, a reporter caught […]

Rachel Dolezal, NAACP Leader, Outed by Her Parents as a Caucasian Woman


You really can’t make this stuff up If you’ve been off Twitter for the past 12 hours, boy do we have some news for you. Rachel Dolezal, the president of the NAACP’s Spokane chapter, has been outed as a white woman, pretending to be Black for years. What’s worse? Her parents are the ones who […]

Hood Health 101: Operation Depopulation: Birth Control And Abortion

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This edition of Hood Health 101 addresses the origins of genocide in the United States against Black and Brown people “Sold on the auction. Taught birth control and abortion. Rulers of the first part became slaves of the worst part….How many more Black Gods must die?” RZA- “The Night the Earth Cried”    ​Birth control […]

“One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series And Other Visions Of The Great Movement North” Exhibit Now At MoMA

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“One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North” MoMA Exhibit reunites all 60 art panels for the first time in 20 years The enlightening conversation that took place Wednesday April 15 was sponsored by The Friends of Education of The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in conjunction with the […]