On Appropriating Black Culture

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On Appropriating Black Culture

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The Case of Officer Trigger Happy and the Lawn Trampling Teens

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The Case of Officer Trigger Happy and the Lawn Trampling Teens

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25 Years After the 1992 Civil Unrest, Do We Get Along Better with Law Enforcement?

South L.A.

25 Years After the 1992 Civil Unrest, Do We Get Along Better with Law Enforcement?

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On the Resignation of Milo Yiannopoulos from Breitbart in 60 Seconds

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On the Resignation of Milo Yiannopoulos from Breitbart in 60 Seconds

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African-Americans to the Democratic Party: We’re Still Here

Politics

African-Americans to the Democratic Party: We’re Still Here

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Why I Almost Sat Out the Women’s March

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Why I Almost Sat Out the Women’s March

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African-Americans to the Democratic Party: We’re Still Here

As an African-American Democrat, I share the core values of my political party. That is why I am a Democrat. Like me, most African-American Democrats do not want to see the mass deportation of undocumented citizens and families broken up. That said, we would be completely within our right to give the side eye to political leaders who are falling over themselves to get on the ‘sanctuary state’ PR bandwagon.

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Why I Almost Sat Out the Women’s March

I had decided earlier in the week not to attend my city’s Women’s March. My reasoning was simple. You can’t spend 8 years idolizing First Lady Michelle Obama and then forget about her sisters. I took one look at the list of scheduled speakers and couldn’t help but notice the lack of Black women speakers. To put it more clearly–there were more men scheduled to speak at the Los Angeles Women’s March than Black women.