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The Song That Never Ends: New Report Shows Music Industry Barely Passes Diversity Test, Changes Are ‘Surface’

Black Music Action Coalition co-president Binta N. Brown.Screenshot: YouTube A little over a year ago, the music industry joined the swarm of solidarity showcases led by corporate entities during the Black Lives Matter uprisings in 2020, most notably in response to the murder of George Floyd. Using the hashtags #BlackoutTuesday and #TheShowMustBePaused, artists were encouraged […]

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Roxane Gay Is Launching Her Own Imprint at Grove Atlantic

Roxane Gay accepts her Freedom to Write Award at the PEN Center USA’s 25th Annual Literacy Awards Festival at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, in Beverly Hills, Calif.Photo: Matt Sayles/Invision for PEN Center USA (AP) If you’ve been hungry for more work from Roxane Gay, you are soon to be sated. […]

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Obama Called Trump a ‘Corrupt Motherf—-r’ and a ‘Racist, Sexist Pig,’ New Book Claims

Photo: Saul Loeb (Getty Images) President Barack Obama is a lot of things. He is a charmer. He is the husband of the most famous woman in the world. He is a father. Advertisement He is also a Black man. So when the Battle for the Soul: Inside the Democrats’ Campaigns to Defeat Donald Trump, […]

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