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Halloween Love For Prince's Purple Rain -- From a Toddler

Halloween Love For Prince’s Purple Rain — From a Toddler

by Noelle de la Paz on October 31 2011, 7:35PM

Little El’Leon may only be 2-years-old, but he can already sing the hook to the singer’s iconic “Purple Rain.”

Topics: Celebrate Love, Halloween

Ohio Univ. Activist Explains 'We're a Culture, Not a Costume' Campaign Play

Ohio Univ. Activist Explains ‘We’re a Culture, Not a Costume’ Campaign

by Jorge Rivas on October 31 2011, 10:08AM

Activist Stephanie Sheeley talks to Colorlines.com about the anti-racist Halloween campaign that’s gone viral.

Topics: Halloween, Schools & Youth

Ohio Univ. Students to Classmates: 'We're a Culture, Not a Costume' Photo

Ohio Univ. Students to Classmates: ‘We’re a Culture, Not a Costume’

by Jorge Rivas on October 25 2011, 9:26AM

Controversy surrounding racist Halloween costumes have become a routine part of the holiday on college campuses. Some Ohio University students decided to get in front of the problem this year—and they’re making a national sensation doing so.

Topics: Halloween, Schools & Youth

Need Halloween Ideas? Take Fashion Tips From This Adorable 5-Year-Old

Need Halloween Ideas? Take Fashion Tips From This Adorable 5-Year-Old

by Noelle de la Paz on October 3 2011, 6:00PM

Now that October is here, it won’t be long before the kiddies start scrambling around for Halloween costumes. One youngster is ahead of the game, in more ways than one.

Topics: Celebrate Love, Halloween

Seven Racist Costumes to Avoid This Halloween

Seven Racist Costumes to Avoid This Halloween

by Jorge Rivas on October 26 2010, 9:28AM

Yes, retailers are actually selling an “illegal alien” costume. Just don’t do it.

Topics: Halloween