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Award-Winning Desi Directors Tackle Arranged Marriage Stigma in 'A Suitable Girl'

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

Smriti Mundhra and Sarita Khurana discuss the familial motivation and intent behind "A Suitable Girl," for which they won the Tribeca Film Festival's "New Documentary Director Award."  

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WATCH: Ferguson Rises Up Against Police Violence in the 'Whose Streets?' Trailer

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

The feature documentary opens in theaters August 11, just two days after the third anniversary of Michael Brown's killing by ex-police officer Darren Wilson.

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STUDY: What Did People Google Throughout the Flint Water Crisis?

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

Searches suggest Flint residents knew something was wrong with their water before government officials or local media did.

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3 Facts You Should Know About the New Thriller, 'Sleight'

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

The sci-fi thriller stars Jacob Latimore as a young man who explores his magic abilities while navigating romance, caring for his little sister and protecting his loved ones from a drug kingpin.

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Congressional Black Caucus Encourages Americans to #StayWoke

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

The body created a list of 100 “troubling” actions carried out by the Trump Administration in its first 100 days.

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How to Join the People's Climate March Without Heading to D.C.

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

Cities around the world are organizing sister marches.

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Alexander Acosta is Officially the First Latinx Member of Trump's Cabinet

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

He was just sworn in as the secretary of labor.

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Severe Flooding in the South Kills 2, Puts North Carolina County in State of Emergency

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

When a community floods, its people of color are often hit the hardest.

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ICYMI: Robin Thede to Host Late-Night Show on BET

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

Thede's news satire show, "The Rundown," premieres this fall.

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We're Just Gonna Leave This Trump Quote Right Here

racewireblog - 7 min 42 sec ago

As he approaches 100 days in the White House, President Donald Trump has an interesting outlook on his position.

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READ: Inside The NFL's Racial Politics

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 15:27

As football fans look forward to the start of the draft, The Undefeated examines the league’s long history of building rosters based on race.

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WATCH: Las Cafeteras Dreams of Liberation in 'If I Was President'

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 15:27

The Los Angeles folk-fusion band's new bilingual song envisions a presidency that fights racist policy and empowers communities of color. 

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Meet Z Yang, American Girl's New Korean-American Doll

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 15:27

Z is one of several dolls of color the doll manufacturer introduced this year. 

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3 State Reps Announce Congressional Caucus Dedicated to Environmental and Climate Justice

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 15:27

The task force aims to provide marginalized groups with a voice.

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Digital Equity Groups Explain How FCC Chair's Net Neutrality Rollback Will Hurt Communities of Color

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 12:01

Color of Change's Rashad Robinson: "Chairman Pai's plan will devastate Black communities."

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WATCH: VICE Video Follows Pastor Who Told Trump He Could Get Chicago Gangs to Put Down Guns

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 12:01

Cleveland pastor Darrell Scott to President Donald Trump in February: “I was contacted by some of the top gang thugs in Chicago for a sit down. They respect you, they believe in what you’re doing.”

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Study Shows a Third of Childhood Lead Poisoning Goes Undiagnosed

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 12:01

The report was released the same week as the three-year anniversary of the Flint water crisis. 

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#WaybackWednesday: On This Day 23 Years Ago, Outkast Debuted 'Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik'

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 12:01

The Atlanta duo forecast Southern hip-hop's future popularity with its 1994 album.

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Viola Davis to Produce True Crime Series on Police Violence in Black Communities

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 12:01

TV One's "Two Sides of the Truth" will cover four police shootings.

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FaceApp Removes 'Spark' Filter Following Whitewashing Accusations

racewireblog - 28 April, 2017 - 08:56

The filter, initially called "Hot," artificially Whitened users' faces. 

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