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One of the biggest criticisms of the “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary was its inclusion of radio personality, Charlamagne Tha God, who in his past has also been accused of sexual assault. To complicate matters even further, old tweets recently resurfaced in which “The Breakfast Club” host appears to be supporting R. Kelly and his sex…

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Los Angeles recently played host to the first annual Politicon convention. Billing itself as a “unconventional political convention,” the two-day event brought together the worlds of entertainment and politics like never before with an exciting weekend full of art exhibitions, debates, discussion panels, film screenings, performances and more. With a lineup featuring a number of well-known entertainers, politicians, and…

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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — It was quite apropos for cultural connoisseur and MSNBC personality Touré to partner with South Florida’s signature musical event “Jazz in the Garden.” The co-host of “The Cycle” recently released the enthralling book, I Would Die 4 U: Why Prince Became an Icon. And even though the savant musician formerly known…

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Writer, journalist, TV personality, Touré was the keynote speaker at the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture’s 2014 MLK Jr. symposium on Monday, Jan. 20, where he also discussed and signed his book; Who’s Afraid of Post Blackness? The theme for the evening was “50 Years After the Dream.” In addition to providing the keynote…

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MSNBC’s Touré went after Don Lemon’s scalp when he referred to the CNN anchor as a “leader of the white people” and put him in the same sentence as right-wing conservative giants as Rush Limbaugh and Bill O’Reilly. “The Cycle” co-host’s Twitter rage was incited because Lemon, who has railed against black-on-black violence frequently on the…

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Tyler Perry is indeed the man with the golden touch in Hollywood, and his movie and TV magic has earned him the Forbes‘ title of the highest paid man in Hollywood. And although millions of fans adore his hit comedy projects, some detractors deplore the filmmaker’s work, (Spike Lee famously called it  “coonery and buffoonery”).…

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This list could have easily have contained 50 books. But, we pared it down to the must-haves with some recommendations from our guest experts. Enjoy. –annsonita robinson, MBA, PHR ~ The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable (Jossey-Bass) by Patrick Lencioni Told in parable style, Lencioni details how the five killers — absence…

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