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Lee Daniels Perpetuates Black Myths That Need To Die [VIDEO]

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What’s the point of having a prominent director that is both gay and black in an industry less than welcoming to either group if he’s going to perpetuate the very stereotypes we’re telling the mainstream to stop hurling at the masses?

 

That question was my immediate response to remarks made by Lee Daniels (pictured) in a recent interview with Larry

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Detroit Schools on Upward Trajectory

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 An esteemed group of Detroit’s most prominent educators gathered at Wayne Community College’s downtown campus in a town hall forum to discuss findings of the Michigan Chronicle’s ACHIEVE! school choice guide and possible solutions to one of the city’s most pressing problems – quality education for Detroit’s children. Assembled on the panel of dis

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Kevin Hart Reacts to Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Control’ Verse On Twitter[VIDEO]

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Kendrick Lamar shook things up last night after Big Sean released “Control (HOF).” Fans, critics and fellow rappers all took to Twitter to argue about the lyrical assassin that is Kendrick Lamar. Even though a few rappers such asJoe Budden and Tyga have deleted their tweets critiquing Lamar’s verse, here’s what Kevin Hart had to say about the Com

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Cory Booker Becomes Democratic nominee for N.J. Senate seat [VIDEOS]

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(CNN) – Newark Mayor Cory Booker will move on to New Jersey's special Senate election as the Democratic nominee after winning his party's primary on Tuesday, Aug. 13.

He'll battle the GOP winner, former Bogota mayor Steve Lonegan, for the October 16 contest, though polls show Booker is already considered the favorite to win the seat and become the

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appy 50th Birthday Whitney: 8 of Her Best Style Moments

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appy 50th Birthday Whitney: 8 of Her Best Style Moments

Whitney Houston’s diva status has been certified for over 25 years and will live on through her legacy. She has birthed some of the best (and worst) trends in the 80′s and 90′s offering inspiration to modern-day divas like Beyonce and Rihanna. To honor Whitney’s 50th birthday, and her love of colored sequins, big furs, and fancy shawls c

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