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Lil Nas X rides down old controversy road

Lil Nas X, best known for his 2019 viral song “Old Town Road” featuring country singer Billy Ray Cyrus, recently released a new song and video titled “Montero (Call Me By Your Name).” His new video has sparked an outrage from people and many are denouncing their support of his […]

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Lena Waithe needs to find her own lane

Is it a copy or inspiration? Producer and actress Lena Waithe has garnered heat after releasing a trailer on March 22 for her upcoming anthology series with LIttle Marvin, “Them.” The series explores terror in America by telling a story about a Black family in the 1950s that moved from […]

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TikTok is changing the music industry

“Renegade.” “Old Town Road.” “Say So.” “Corvette Corvette.” You’ve probably heard at least one of these songs playing throughout the last year, and if not you’ve definitely been living under a rock — or maybe just oblivious to the new trend in music. All of these catchy tunes received their […]

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A micro-aggression moment

So, one of my white coworkers randomly “complimented” me today by saying that I was the nicest Black person that he has ever worked with. Before I began jumping with joy, I immediately thought about a few variables: How long has he worked, where else has he worked, how many […]

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Strong Black women inspire, lead us

In honor of Women’s History Month, it is only fitting that women’s contributions be recognized and appreciated with intention. Women have continuously graced the earth with the knowledge and power to keep society moving. I’ve witnessed women’s power firsthand, yet it is a recurring trend in history for that power […]