Author Archives: Olivia Kamara

Naomi Osaka Named Sportswoman of the Year at 2021 Laureus Awards

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In 2018, Naomi Osaka broke onto the scene after winning her first Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) title at the Indian Wells Open. Since then, Osaka has made herself a household name with her record-breaking achievements and unapologetic activism. Most recently, she was named Sportswoman of the Year at the Laureus World Sports Awards for her […]

“The Talk” Should Include Black Girls as Police Encounters Continue to Rise Amid Ma’Khia Bryant Shooting

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Over the past few years, there has been a growing number of police-involved killings that have been repeatedly plastered across social media and our television screens. These killings are not novel or unprecedented, but they have been occurring at an alarming rate against the backdrop of a civil rights reawakening. These police-involved killings have disproportionately […]

Oscars Best Dressed Men

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As the world slowly transitions from back-to-back zoom meetings and self-quarantines, we are slowly getting back to our “normal” routines or some semblance of it at least, and this awards season has proven to be the perfect example of just that. Earlier in the awards season, we saw shows canceled completely. Not long after, we […]