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Dolce & Gabbana Forced To Cancel Their Shanghai Fashion Show After Severe Backlash From Racist Ads, Issues An Apology “From The Bottom Of Our Hearts, We Ask For Forgiveness”

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, the co-founders of fashion company Dolce & Gabbana, have been under major scrutiny this month over a series of promotional ads they released that fans and critics deemed racist and offensive. This week, the duo issued an official apology video, in Chinese with subtitles, pleading …

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Stop Making A Big Deal Over The Little Things

In the spirit of wanting to live our best lives, we have to understand that there’s power in the words we speak, think and type online. You see examples of it every day in the comments section of social media. I guess some people didn’t learn the golden rule, “if …

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Top 5 Black Friday Gift Ideas

Preparing for Black Friday can be a little frustrating without a bit of planning. With crowds of people flooding many stores, it is important to plan ahead so you can get what you came for at the best rate. If you are still unsure, we are here to help with …

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Top Ten Black Movies Everyone Should See

It’s true.. there’s nothing better than black Hollywood especially in the form of film. From iconic movies like “A Raisin in the Sun” to more modern day classics like “Friday,” black films have been making us laugh and cry for years. In case you haven’t seen any of the movies …

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Do You Suffer From R.B.F (Resting B*tch Face)?

Resting Bitch Face is a habit some of us suffer. Most of us adapt it to ward off “predators,” the kind who seem to cat call and make noises as if you are some type of animal, but then can’t seem to get rid of it despite actually wanting positive …

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6 Ways To Spend Your Black Friday

Many of us spent Thanksgiving stuffing our faces, watching football, or trying to dodge that aunt that wants to know when we are going to find a man to put a bun in the oven. Now that all of that is out of the way, how will you spend your …

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The Sidechick’s Guide For The Holidays

Disclaimer: I do not condone this kind of behavior. But if you’re going to be a sidechick, be smart about it and have some compassion; Don’t ruin someone else’s holiday just because you don’t know how to stay in your place. This guide will tell you everything you need to …

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What To Do After Thanksgiving Dinner?

First of all, everything about #thanksgivingwithblackfamilies is lit. From the mandatory fasting from breakfast to “make room” for dinner, to the spades game that is sure to pop off at the end of the night. You can say what you want but, black folks after a good Thanksgiving Day meal …

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Alone For the Holidays and Loving It

As the holidays begin approaching, many will be spending time with their loved ones, while others may choose to be alone for the holidays.  Although many may feel that you’re supposed to spend the holidays with your family and friends, some people just want to be left the hell alone. …

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Tomorrow Isn’t Promised, Live Your Life To The Fullest

As many of us prepare to gather with relatives and close friends for the holiday season, keep in mind that a lot of people are either experiencing their first or dreading another holiday without a loved one. This time of year can be rough for anyone who’s suffered a loss …

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