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Janet Mock to Anna Holmes: 'I Am Completely In Tune With Myself' Play

Janet Mock to Anna Holmes: ‘I Am Completely In Tune With Myself’

by Jamilah King on March 3 2015, 10:58AM

She opens up about her journey since coming out to the world.

Topics: Culture

New Nina Simone Film Will Be Available on Netflix This Summer Play

New Nina Simone Film Will Be Available on Netflix This Summer

by Jamilah King on March 3 2015, 10:47AM

Mark your calendars.

Topics: Culture

Free Pancakes, Netanyahu Speech, Hillary Clinton's Personal Email Account

Free Pancakes, Netanyahu Speech, Hillary Clinton’s Personal Email Account

by Aura Bogado on March 3 2015, 10:00AM

Some of the morning’s headlines

Topics: /NOW

Tamir Rice's Family Responds to Cleveland Court Filing

Tamir Rice’s Family Responds to Cleveland Court Filing

by Julianne Hing on March 2 2015, 6:36PM

Cleveland mayor Frank Jackson apologized for the city’s “insensitivity.”

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

ICYMI: Watch This Adorable Little Girl Recite Maya Angelou's 'Phenomenal Woman' Play

ICYMI: Watch This Adorable Little Girl Recite Maya Angelou’s ‘Phenomenal Woman’

by Jamilah King on March 2 2015, 3:03PM

Black history month may be over, but we’re always celebrating.

Topics: Culture

Michelle Rodriguez Defends Her 'Stop Stealing White People's Superheroes' Comment

Michelle Rodriguez Defends Her ‘Stop Stealing White People’s Superheroes’ Comment

by Jamilah King on March 2 2015, 2:56PM

She says people of color to develop their own mythologies within Hollywood.

Topics: Culture

Justice Department Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Traffic Stops

Justice Department Finds Racial Bias in Ferguson Traffic Stops

by Carla Murphy on March 2 2015, 10:05AM

It’s the third report in two years to find discriminatory practice by police

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

LAPD Kills Black Homeless Man, DOJ Report on Ferguson, IKEA Smartphone Furniture

LAPD Kills Black Homeless Man, DOJ Report on Ferguson, IKEA Smartphone Furniture

by Aura Bogado on March 2 2015, 9:53AM

Some of today’s top headlines

Topics: /NOW

This Man Set Fire to a Houston Mosque. Islamic Leaders Forgave Him

This Man Set Fire to a Houston Mosque. Islamic Leaders Forgave Him

by Aura Bogado on February 27 2015, 3:38PM

‘Our Lord is one that forgives’

Topics: /NOW

Oakland's Answer to Hipster Fixies: Scraper Bikes Play

Oakland’s Answer to Hipster Fixies: Scraper Bikes

by Jamilah King on February 27 2015, 12:06PM

Take a look at some more homegrown Oakland culture.

Topics: Culture