St. Pete’s Very Own, The Urban Ink Tattoo Company Expands

St. Pete’s Very Own, The Urban Ink Tattoo Company Expands

Published February 23, 2020 by TheBurgVotes A red-hot brand. A high traffic location. Hometown pride. And the full backing of his family. These are the ingredients poised to make Urban Ink Tattoo...

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Nothing but Bad Apples in This Bunch: Entire Class of Georgia State Troopers Fired Over Cheating Scandal

Published February 1, 2020 by The Root
The Root’s Michael Harriot once asked a simple yet profound question: “Where are the good cops?”
Whenever there’s a new story in the... Read more

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Refusing to Lie, an Innocent Man Spent 22 Extra Years in Prison to Protect the Truth

Published February 5, 2020 by Mother Jones
He could have gotten out of prison years earlier. But he wouldn’t take a plea—because he didn’t do the crime.
Last week, after 25... Read more

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Young Black Americans who want to explore their roots can take a free birthright trip to Africa. Here's how

There are a lot of things that make up who we are as people. Our physical features, our pet peeves, our passions -- and our roots. It's a puzzle we spend our entire lives trying to finish.

As... Read more

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What Democrats can learn from Lyndon Johnson's Great Society

Published February 3, 2020 by CNN

Democrats are laser-focused on winning the 2020 presidential election, but what remains less obvious is the vision that will unify them and appeal to others in... Read more

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Joaquin Phoenix calls out film industry's 'systemic racism' in BAFTA speech

Published February 3, 2020 by CNN

Joaquin Phoenix urged the film industry to dismantle a "system of oppression" in an acceptance speech at the British Academy Film Awards on Sunday.

Phoenix,... Read more

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Google's Black History Month ad is impressive and complicated

Google's Black History Month ad, "The Most Searched: A Celebration of Black History Makers," which aired during the Grammy's and was widely celebrated, is an exciting array of images portraying... Read more

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‘Doctor Who’ Makes History With The First Black Doctor And Fans Are Loving It

“Doctor Who” on Sunday night revealed its first Black incarnation of the title character, known as The Doctor, portrayed by actor Jo Martin. 

And fans quickly took to social... Read more

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Michelle Obama Wins Grammy Award For Audio Recording Of ‘Becoming’ Memoir

Michelle Obama is now a Grammy winner. The former first lady took home the trophy in the Spoken Word Album category for the audio recording of her bestselling 2018 memoir... Read more

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Condoleezza Rice to helm Stanford public policy think tank

Published January 28, 2020 by CNN
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will be the next director of Stanford University's Hoover Institution, a public policy think tank, the university... Read more

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Buttigieg vows to work harder on diversity and inclusion in response to staffers' concerns

Published January 28, 2020 by CNN

Pete Buttigieg's presidential campaign acknowledged on Tuesday that it has, over the course of several months, responded to concerns from minority staffers... Read more