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Forum 63.0: Guest Host Tianna Mañón, Editor-In-Chief of Open Mic Magazine, talks with YOs from Teen Empowerment along with Guest Adult Co-Host Shawanda McGee about MLK’s UnHoly Trinity: Poverty, Racism & Violence in their lives and in their community. They also talk about their signature work with Youth-Police Dialogues. What do YOU say about it? […]

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Understanding Why the Cheerios Ad Hurt Black Women

“De nigger woman is de mule uh de world” -Zora Neale Hurston. Recently, Cheerios released a new ad. It opens with a young biracial girl talking to her white mother about her black father’s health. It closes with the mother confirming that cheerios is indeed good for the heart and the father waking up covered […]

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