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Trap Gospel: It's A Thing

Erica Campbell of the gospel duo Mary Mary released a song “I Luh God” that may have single-handedly ushered in a new genre of music- Trap Gospel. 81 more words

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Happy Third Anniversary, Cool Blk Ppl!

In May of 2012, I threw caution to the wind and started this blog, CoolBlkPpl. Three years later, it is still going.  My goal is to highlight black excellence and creativity.   124 more words

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Black Therapy: Rembert Explains

Rembert Browne hosted a great podcast featuring young black journalists talking about Baltimore, protest, police brutality and respectability politics. Jamil Smith, Doreen St. Felix… 18 more words

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Wednesday Links: Rihanna, You Tube, Bevel

Easter was lovely. Spring is here and now in Atlanta is jumped to summer. I am so not ready for 80 degree weather. Anyway, enjoy the links below. 64 more words

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Monday Links: Black Women Rule

I volunteered at STEM fair for kids this past weekend, and I met some amazing teachers and kids.

Listen to this podcast, Friends Like Us… 47 more words

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Selma: 50 Years Was Not That Long Ago

Sunday, I got up super early to board a bus at the King Center in Atlanta to go to Selma. My mom and I traveled to Alabama to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Selma marches. 180 more words

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