Clitbait: 10 things you didn’t know about the clitoris

  “It’s really interesting to me just how few people know about how the clitoris works, or what it looks like. I personally didn’t know until I was in my mid-20s, which seems like just such a shame.” […]

‘Toxic Tush Doctor’ Is Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison

Oneal Morris has an infamous reputation as the “toxic tush doctor.” This came after reports she allegedly injected women’s buttocks with tire sealant and cement. Now, Morris is facing time for a fatal incident. […]

WARNING: Beauty Products for Black Women Are Full of Dodgy Ingredients

One in 12 cosmetics marketed to African American women is “highly hazardous,” a new review found. A disproportionately high number of hair and beauty products marketed to black women contain potentially harmful ingredients, according to a new investigation by a consumer advocacy and environmental research organization. […]

N.W.A. To Be Preserved By Library of Congress

First it became the basis for an Oscar-nominated movie. Now, “Straight Outta Compton” — the groundbreaking album from rap group N.W.A. and a one-time flashpoint in the nation’s culture wars — has been selected for the prestigious National Recording Registry. […]

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Are Chris Rock & Dave Chappelle Teaming Up For A Comedy Tour?

Whoa! That’s what fans of Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock must’ve thought when they experienced BOTH comedy giants on the stage at the SAME time. […]

ABC Wanted To Cut ‘Scandal’s’ Iconic Abortion Scene

On Season 5 of “Scandal,” protagonist Olivia Pope has an abortion. The scene is minimal, short (about a minute long) and a revelation. Viewers saw Pope dressed in a hospital gown, laying on a doctor’s table with her feet in stirrups. It’s clear that she is having an abortion ― and yet no words are used to describe it, only images. […]

Why Aren’t There More Black Teachers? Racial Discrimination Still Plays A Role

Policy surrounding the nation’s shortage of black teachers tends to focus around recruitment or retention. However, new research suggests that those two issues are only part of the problem. The other culprit is blatant racial discrimination. […]

NYC Mayor Announces Plan to Close Notorious Rikers Island—Finally

In what could become the biggest criminal justice news of the year, a plan has been announced to shut down the jail that has held and criminalized countless Black and Brown people in New York City over the course of the last 85 years. […]

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