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Oscars 2021: Who Were The Winners

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It’s been a while since the last Academy Awards ceremony (14 1/2 months) and in a year that put everything on hold, the Oscar finally happened last night. Even though COVID-19 almost ended the movie theater experience in 2020, very memorable films did find their way to your screens through ways of streaming services like Netflix, […]

Are the Oscars Doomed to Tokenism?

The 93rd annual Academy Awards will air tonight at 8 p.m. EST. Due to the pandemic, we weren’t able to watch many newly released movies or films in theaters. However, the stage is still set for those nominated to take home one or more Oscars for this year. Now who has the chance to win […]

Preference or Self-Hate? An Uncomfortable Conversation about Colorism

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The topic surrounding colorism has been circulating well throughout history. We can trace a lot of the issues that we face as black people back to slavery because quite frankly, that’s where major riffs in our systems began. And with colorism, it’s no different. Colorism within the black community dates back to slavery and has […]

Love Lost: Why Black Men Don’t Value Black Women

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It’s not easy to be a black woman searching for a partner. Even though today’s romantic landscape has changed dramatically, with the search for love taking place predominantly on dating websites and applications, racism remains ingrained in modern U.S. dating culture. For black women specifically, we tend to experience racial prejudices while dating more so […]

5 Blockbuster movies with Faith based themes you probably overlooked

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With the world on lockdown, many of us are filling our time with a combination of things. One way people are filling the time is by watching movies, on the various streaming platforms available to us. Another being coming up with conspiracy theories on how this entire COVID-19 was planned. Yet, still others are spending […]