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Starting this fall, the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) is offering high school graduates in the U.S. Virgin Islands the opportunity to earn a four-year degree for virtually no tuition costs. This makes UVI the first historically black college and university (HBCU) to provide free tuition to students residing …Read More »
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Sen. Ed Markey, and other members of Congress introduce the Green New Deal It’s clear that the energy in the Democratic Party is with progressive policies and candidates … so of course the media is working hard to push a “But are they going too far? Conservative Democrats …Read More »
The South Dakota House of Representatives voted to approve a bill Tuesday that would erase transgender kids from the state’s schools. Though several states still have “no promo homo” laws that prohibit any discussion of homosexuality in schools, this is the first “no promo trans” bill to actually have traction …Read More »
Source: Photo By Tom Carter / Getty A 19-Year veteran New York City Police Detective was killed by friendly fire during a robbery in Queens on Tuesday night. According to reports, Detective Brian Simonsen was shot in the chest as multiple officers fired at the suspect at a local T-Mobile …Read More »
Donald Trump’s pattern of persistent and deceitful lying on Russia is coming back to haunt him, with public polling showing that most Americans view Trump as a dishonest windbag compared to special counsel Robert Mueller. The latest Washington Post-Schar School poll shows that Americans trust Mueller’s “version of the facts” regarding Russia …Read More »
Was Beyoncé Trying to Avoid Former “LHHH” Star & Gossip Blogger Jason Lee at the Roc Nation Grammys Brunch?
Here’s a truism most of us can agree with: Everybody loves Beyoncé. And honestly, when it comes to Mrs. Carter, what’s there not to love? Another truism we can all agree with: Beyoncé doesn’t have time for everybody’s shit. Queen Bey is an incredibly booked and busy woman. And even …Read More »
<em>The Atlantic </em>Daily: Does Anyone Know What the End of the Russia Investigation Really Means?
— Saahil Desai Evening Reads (Illustration: Matthew Shipley) For all those who are getting divorced but can’t afford a divorce lawyer to help wade through the morass of division of assets and debt, child custody and support, and legal paperwork, Deborah Copaken documented her DIY divorce, for which she served …Read More »
Tuesday February 12, 2019 · 12:00 PM PST 2019/02/12 · 12:00 Wow. Bold move, YouTube (sarcasm alert): YouTube has announced that it will no longer recommend videos that “come close to” violating its community guidelines, such as conspiracy or medically inaccurate videos. The lad is no doubt preparing to meet his parents …Read More »
Fashion is art; and art, of course, can be controversial. But when does edgy fashion become overt racism? Fashion house Gucci ignited a firestorm recently by selling a black balaclava sweater that many say bears the racist emblem of the black Sambo caricature. And Prada recently faced backlash after selling monkey-faced keychains that …Read More »