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Boycott, Brooklyn, News, Racial Profiling, Racism, Williamsburg -

A boutique in Brooklyn, NY is accused of racially profiling a woman and accusing her of shoplifting while trying on clothes with her teenage daughter.

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Black Mammy, Brooklyn, Domino Sugar, Entertainment, Kara Walker, Sugar Baby, Williamsburg -

The experience of Kara Walker’s latest work, 'A Subtlety or The Marvelous Sugar Baby,' staged in an abandoned Domino Sugar refinery in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, begins well before you enter its dilapidated, molasses-encrusted battlements.

The post Kara Walker’s new exhibit explores the politics of the black female body appeared first on theGrio.

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