Michelle Obama opened up to Oprah about the pain of watching Donald Trump win — Fusion

LONDON, ENGLAND – JUNE 16: First Lady Michelle Obama arrives at Stanstead airport for a visit to London on June 15, 2015 in London, England. The First Lady is travelling to London with her daughters, Malia and Sasha and her mother, Mrs. Marian Robinson, to continue a global tour promoting her Let Girls Learn Initiative.… via […]

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Tupac is now in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame—but there were still some shocking snubs — Fusion

Performance 001IMDb.As we struggle to drag ourselves across the finish line of 2016, good news, particularly good news in the form of institutional recognition, feels hard to come by. Well, today we have some brief reprieve because Tupac Shakur is going to be inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year, alongside… via […]

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Watch Michelle Obama’s amazing response to being called an ‘angry black woman’ — Fusion

CBS NewsMichelle Obama has been the victim of racist and sexist scrutiny for the past eight years in her role as First Lady, being called everything from an ‘ape in heels’ to, of course, an ‘angry black woman.’ The first lady spoke with Oprah Winfrey recently, and discussed how she felt about the label “angry… via […]

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Here is the final popular vote count of the 2016 election just in case you want to feel bad — Fusion

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 12: Protesters march in reaction to the upset election of Republican Donald Trump over Democrat Hillary Clinton in the race for President of the United States on November 12, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Hundreds of Angelenos have been arrested in recent days and some have vandalized property… via […]

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Jorge Ramos: The angel of sea — Fusion

One person with a cellphone can save so many lives.This year, more than 4,650 people fleeing from Africa to Europe have perished on the Mediterranean Sea, according to the International Organization for Migration—about 1,000 more than last year. The Mediterranean is the deadliest crossing in the world, and the situation doesn’t seem to be improving.… via […]

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The conviction of a black man jailed for infecting his partners with HIV has been overturned — Fusion

Michael JohnsonLast May, Michael Johnson, a 23-year-old, black, HIV-positive former college wrestler, was sentenced to 30 years in prison for “recklessly infecting” two sex partners and exposing four others to the virus. Now, however, the Missouri Court of Appeals has overturned Johnson’s conviction and demanded a new trial after it determined that the prosecution in… via […]

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