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Wisconsin Lawmaker Declares War on Kwanzaa, Calls it Fake Holiday

Posted January 3, 2013 by Kelly Virella

150 years after the Emancipation Proclamation, if black people can’t celebrate Kwanzaa, what can we do, Mr. White Man?

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NYC Gets Huge Influx of College Educated Blacks

Posted June 22, 2011 by Kelly Virella

While the mainstream media is busy reporting about the new black southward migration, and predicting how it might change the political and cultural landscape of New York and other northern and midwestern cities, the black community in New York has been quietly undergoing a major demographic overhaul. While the city’s black population fell 2 percent […]

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Stuffing Shirt & Skirt, Danish Tennis Star Pretends to Be Serena Williams

Posted December 10, 2012 by Kelly Virella

In professional tennis, a popular court-side slap-stick comedy routine is to stuff towels into one’s shirt and shorts or skirt to look like Serena Williams.

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Empire State Shooter Laid Off From Job Last Year

Posted August 24, 2012 by Kelly Virella

He worked at a company that designed women’s clothing.

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DSK & The Maid: A French to English Translation of the Surveillance Video

Posted December 9, 2011 by Shamira Muhammad

Our Paris correspondent, Shamira Muhammad, just translated this allegedly explosive video. This weekend, she will unpack France’s reaction to the newly released surveillance video of Nafissatou Diallo.

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