Traci Braxton dies at age 50 after battle with cancer

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Singer and TV personality Traci Braxton, the second oldest of the famed Braxton sisters, has died, the family announced on social media Saturday. Traci, 50,...

Black women are creating a pipeline of diversity in the tech sector

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Black women are leading the charge on the revolution to increase representation in the technology sector. Latoya Elder and Sherrell Dorsey have developed mentorship programs...

WHO chief: The COVID pandemic is ‘most certainly’ not over

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The COVID-19 pandemic is “most certainly not over,” the head of the World Health Organization warned Sunday, despite a decline in reported cases since...

Ex-Google employee alleges discrimination in new lawsuit against tech giant

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A new lawsuit is echoing previous claims that tech giant Google regularly discriminates against Black employees. The suit was filed on Friday, according to The...

Facebook Finally Agrees to Eliminate Tool That Enabled Discriminatory Advertising

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by Ariana Tobin and Ava Kofman This story was originally published by ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big...

Ketanji Brown Jackson makes history as first Black woman Supreme Court justice

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Ketanji Brown Jackson made history on Thursday after officially being sworn in as the first Black woman justice to serve on the Supreme Court...

#BackToSchool: Give It Up with Margo Hinton THROWBACK Episode: Educational Equity

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https://soundcloud.com/user-790995506/give-it-up-part4-education-equity-solutions?utm_source=clipboard&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=social_sharing In this #throwback episode of the Give It Up Podcast, Margo speaks with Malcolm Thomas, Kristen Mauclair, and Molly Castner, outstanding educators in the...

White Parents Rallied to Chase a Black Educator Out of Town. Then, They Followed...

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by Nicole Carr This story was originally published by ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to...

Hate Sites Using the Wider Abortion Argument to Spread Racism and Extremism

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White supremacists are using the debate around women’s reproductive rights to promote racist and extremist agendas, finds a new study released today – following...

Dermatologist explains what happens if you get monkeypox

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The World Health Organization has declared the growing monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency, and that an international response is necessary to prevent it...