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After COVID-19 became a global pandemic, Black people in China began facing racism by government officials and citizens of the country. Blacks were evicted from homes and businesses while experiencing other forms of discrimination. Police reportedly ordered bars and restaurants not to serve clients who appear to be of African origin. Local officials also have…

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Although the global pandemic reportedly started in Wuhan, China, Africans, and Blacks from other countries are being targeted in China. Officials in Africa have confronted the Chinese government for the ongoing racial mistreatment that Blacks are facing in the country as the pandemic spreads, according to Associated Press. Blacks have been evicted from homes and…

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John Boyega has teamed up with a streaming giant to develop non-English language films centered on West and East Africa. The Star Wars actor’s UpperRoom Productions will collaborate with Netflix to “develop film projects based on stories, cast, characters, crew, literary properties, mythology, screenplays and/or other elements in or around African countries.” David Kosse, vice…

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Torrance T. Stephens is an infectious disease scientist by training who is now running for mayor in Palmetto, Georgia. The Memphis native is a graduate of Morehouse College, where he studied psychology, biology and chemistry. Stephens received a master’s degree in educational psychology and measurement from Atlanta University and a Ph.D. in counseling from Clark…

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Ethiopia has broken the world record for planting the most trees in a 12-hour span according to CNN. The Ethiopian people took on the tree planting challenge as a part of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s “Green Legacy” reforestation campaign. #GreenLegacy is a vision for the next generation. It is creating a blueprint for them…

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Ty Dolla $ign is in the process of finishing his album with this rapper. The 33-year-old rapper has revealed that the finishing touches of his highly anticipated LP will be completed once the “I Love It” rapper, who is currently working on his own upcoming record Yandi returns from his trip to Uganda. In an Instagram…

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Kanye West posted this unexpected video on his Twitter The controversial rap star, who has traveled to Uganda to finish recording his latest album, returned to the micro-blogging platform over the weekend and has now posted a lengthy video of himself rapping while wrapped in the Ugandan flag. West, 41, captioned the video, “Spaceship call earth…

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Kanye West plans to visit this continent before releasing his new album on Black Friday. The outspoken rap star had initially planned to release his new record, “Yandhi,” over the weekend — but he’s admitted it’s still not finished and he’ll soon be heading to Africa in search of some last-minute inspiration. Kanye, 41, revealed he…

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Giving back never looked so good. Rihanna is using her Fenty Beauty line to contribute to a cause and she’s offering fans an opportunity to do so, as well. On August 1, 2018, Robyn “Rihanna” Fenty’s namesake cosmetic brand, Fenty Beauty, announced a new partnership with the Clara Lionel Foundation to help fund mission work in…

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Kanye West’s ridiculous statement about slavery has sparked dialogue. During an insane interview with TMZ, Kanye West said that 400 years of slavery sounded like a choice. He would later attempt to clarify his statement, but actually made matters worse. Since Kanye’s statement, the history of slavery has made its way to the forefront. Nick…

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I can’t and won’t lie: I was afraid to visit Egypt. Televisions in my home stay locked on CNN and my husband’s beloved MSNBC (he has a love-hate relationship with Joy Reid, who’s affectionately called “Joy-Ann” in our home), and Egypt looks less than tempting as a vacation destination as shown via Western media outlets.…

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