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The African friend essentially acts as a breathe of fresh air to the white conscious.

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According to York Daily Record, five black women were asked to leave a golf course because their pace was "too slow."

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This comes after FBI director James Comey penned a letter to Congress on Friday sharing that additional emails found on the personal server need to be reviewed.

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  Editor’s Note: A Getty image published as a thumbnail to accompany this article on Oct. 2, 2015 showed the interior of Washington D.C. sports bar Cheerz DC — not that of DSTRKT in London. Cheerz DC is in no way associated with the London club referenced in this article. The image has since been removed. We […]

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Chanting "shame on you" at #racistclub #dstrkt pic.twitter.com/mlarULsgh3 — usayd (@usayd) September 29, 2015 As promised, the women turned away from a London club for being “too dark” and “too fat,” took to the streets with supporters Tuesday night to protest the alleged racial discrimination. The women — Lin Mei, Zalika Miller, Reisha and Tasha Campbell — arrived […]

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A group of Black women are speaking out against a trendy London nightclub after they were denied entry for being "too fat" and "too dark."

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The upside to teens in the limelight is the friendly reminder that not all are caught up in the vanity and fame it brings. Case in point: Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenberg, who gave a brief lesson on cultural appropriation to Kylie Jenner over the weekend. The youngest sister of the Kardashian klan posted a photo of […]

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From TheGrio.com:

Kelly Motzko didn’t set out to court controversy when she entered a Target to find a gift for a four-year-old girl. Naturally she found herself in the toy aisle but she was not at all pleased by what she encountered. Among the many Barbies of various races in that toy aisle, there was a black Barbie that stood out for all the wrong reasons.

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