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Bossip asks if Essence Magazine is still relevant

To start: Good question. I personally lost interest in Essence in the late-80’s when I read the article: “Is Kente Cloth Appropriate at Work?” For…

Psychology Today goes psycho

It’s been an ugly, ugly 48 hours, given the racist “study” conducted by Santoshi Kanazawa who concluded that Black women are “uglier” than other races…

When did Mammy become an attorney?

Clutch Magazine reported that has produced yet another tasteless, and borderline racist cartoon –this time targeting the United States’ First Lady Michelle Obama. It…