*(CNN) — Once upon a time, many decades ago, “woke” was a term used mostly in Black spaces to underscore the importance of keeping a close eye on patterns of racism and oppression. Language evolves, though, and sometimes in sinister ways. Over the years, “woke” has lived other lives: as a rallying cry against police
*A video of a mother of four (Eliz McGlaston a/k/a Lisa) nagging one of her baby daddies is going viral as you read this. Lisa is visited by the father of one of her kids. The father has brought a McDonald’s meal specifically (and certainly only enough) for his particular son, and nothing for Lisa’s
By BlackPressUSA Many in the social justice community and the Menthol Is Not A Crime network are opposed to the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) proposal to ban menthol-flavored and […] The post Why does the Black community oppose the menthol ban? appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
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Kota the Friend just dropped his long awaited fourth solo studio album titled ‘MEMO’. Kota the Friend stated, “Memo is an album about emotional growth. It’s like the end of a long journey. You can finally rest; appreciate how far you’ve come and build a house that you can call home. It’s about acquiring an
The civilian toll has risen sharply in recent days as rockets and shells strike residential areas in the likely path of Russia’s coming push into Donetsk Province.
Images from Colombo showed demonstrators enjoying a rare moment of levity, after months of economic deprivation.
The election of Mayra Flores, a Republican and an immigrant, helps explain how Latino voters are shifting to the right.
Mohammad Imran’s children have barely attended school because of the nation’s economic crisis. And he says his salary barely covers the basics.
The police in Nara, Japan, say a 41-year-old man was responsible for the fatal shooting of the former prime minister, but have given few details about the suspect.