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June 12, 2019

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It’s Caribbean Heritage Month and we’re fully involved in all things Caribbean heritage, culture, food, and music. For decades, Boston has welcomed immigrant families, laborers, and entrepreneurs from all around the Caribbean. National Caribbean-American Heritage Month is an opportunity to celebrate the enduring contributions and achievements of the Caribbean people and all those who may […]

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September 1, 2017

Plot Summary: Long before he sat on the United States Supreme Court or claimed victory in Brown v. Board of Education, Thurgood Marshall (Chadwick Boseman) was a young rabble-rousing attorney for the NAACP. The new motion picture, “Marshall,” is the true story of his greatest challenge in those early days – a fight he fought […]

The “gay and trans panic” defense for homicide would no longer be allowed in New York’s courts under a bill approved Wednesday by the state Assembly. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) suggested he would sign the measure, which was one of his top priorities for the legislative session. The bill, sponsored by Assemblyman Daniel O’Donnell […]

A new report by The New York Times alleges that Adidas doesn’t practice what it preaches when it comes to the brand’s overall image of inclusion and equality. Per the NYT report: “Interviews with more than 20 current or former Adidas employees show the company’s predominantly white leadership struggling with issues of race and discrimination. On the […]

We previously reported on Cory Booker being one of the several individuals to speak in support of the slavery reparations at the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties. Along with him, we can now count actor Danny Glover and author Ta-Nehisi Coates as folks also lending their voice in support. The aforementioned […]

Over the past week, there have been reports out of Houston that Chris Paul and James Harden are at odds and no longer want to play with each other. These rumors state that Paul has requested a trade from the team while Harden is giving the team an ultimatum of “him or me.” General manager Daryl Morey […]

Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates called out Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Wednesday for his claim that it didn’t make sense to pay reparations for something that occurred more than a lifetime ago. “This rebuttal proffers a strange theory of governance: that American accounts are somehow bound by the lifetime of its generations,” Coates told a House […]

Kate Middleton and Prince William’s convoy was involved in a London crash with an elderly woman prior to the Order of the Garter ceremony in Windsor on Tuesday.  A police motorcycle from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s convoy ― which consisted of a Range Rover and four bikes from a police escort ― hit…

ORLANDO, Fla. — President Donald Trump announced the formal launch of his 2020 reelection campaign Tuesday evening at a rally in Orlando, attracting thousands of supporters — including many far-right extremists — to a city that mostly detests him. The president’s fans showed up hours before the rally began, standing outside the Amway Center in […]

Joe Biden, the 76-year-old former vice president who hopes to secure the Democratic presidential nomination, invoked a time of more “civility” in politics at a Tuesday night fundraiser by naming two unapologetically racist past colleagues. Speaking at a New York City hotel, Biden recalled his working relationships with the late Sens. James Eastland (D-Miss.) and […]

Riders on the New York City subway enjoyed a magical moment when they all started singing the Backstreet Boys’ track “I Want It That Way” together. Joel Wertheimer, a civil rights attorney, captured the heartwarming Sunday night moment on video. He said he’d had “a really tough week” and “wasn’t in the mood for Showtime particularly” […]

Minneapolis, MN – 50 Cent and Biz Markie were among the headliners at The Art Of Rap Festival in Minneapolis on Saturday (June 15). Backstage, the infamous debt collector hit up Biz for money he says he’s owed. But instead, Biz handed him some food stamps. The Power exec documented the moment via Instagram on […]


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