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Protect Black Women: Stand with Jemele.

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Protect Black Women: Stand with Jemele.

We're at a flashpoint. When this moment in time is revisited, the NFL, ESPN and countless others will be on the wrong side of history. In America, we're literally at a point in time where the occupant of the oval office (regardless of how unqualified) is held to a lower standard than a sports journalist and starting NFL quarterback.  Cam Newton received tremendous pressure from press and feminist in wake of his dismissive comments toward a female beat writer, so much so that he was dropped as a spokesperson for Dannon yogurt and issued a public apology not only to...

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Appreciation or validation?

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Appreciation or validation?

Can we be happy for Dap while also being critical of the motives and timing behind the move by the fashion house?

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