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Wyclef Jean
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The Lauryn Hill Affair: An Excerpt from Wyclef Jean’s New Book

Posted September 18, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Wyclef Jean released an excerpt from his new book to Salon.com. Here’s the nut of what he said about Lauryn Hill.

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Chico & Rita
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12 Excellent Graphic Novels to Read This Summer

Posted June 19, 2012 by Joshua Bloodworth

The list includes superhero comics, historical fiction and magical realism on par with the novels of Madison Smart Bell and Gloria Naylor.

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Go-Go Live Med
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Bye-Bye Chocolate City: The Disappearance of Black D.C.

Posted April 27, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Journalist and academic Natalie Hopkinson has written a social history of black Washington, D.C., through the lens of go-go music, the party music that emerged in inner city D.C. during the 1970s.

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THREE African-Americans Win 2012 Pulitzer Prizes

Posted April 17, 2012 by Kelly Virella

A lot of us celebrated Manning Marable’s win yesterday. But some of us forgot to acknowledge the other black 2012 Pulitzer Prize winners.

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Khalil Gibran Muhammad
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“Whites Commit Crimes, But Black Males Are Criminals”

Posted April 16, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Khalil Gibran Muhammad’s 2010 book ‘The Condemnation of Blackness’ is an intellectual history of America’s distortion of black crime.

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