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Today marks 75 years since the U.S. bombed Hiroshima

Seventy-five years ago today, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, and then Nagasaki just three days later, to end World War...

Strong Black Lead: Classic Black Sitcoms, more come to Netflix

Over the weekend, Netflix kicked off its release of classic Black sitcoms, hailing mostly from the ‘90s and early ‘00s. “Moesha” came to the...

Colorism is a full-circle problem for “Indian Matchmaking”

“Indian Matchmaking” is one of Netflix’s latest dating-centered reality shows. However, with its ties to a historical, cultural tradition, the show is a bit...

We are one week away from The Michelle Obama Podcast!

Michelle Obama knows it’s been a tough year.  Last week, Spotify announced the former First Lady would be making her way to the streaming platform....

TikTok star Julian Bass signs with talent agency

Just earlier this month, on July 2, Julian Bass tweeted, “if y’all can retweet this enough times that Disney calls, that’d be greatly appreciated.”...

6 moments that prove Claudia Kishi’s enduring magnificence

Netflix’s “The Baby-Sitter’s Club” finds balance in its heartwarming, but politically aware nature. The streaming service released the series on July 3, garnering mass-intrigue...

Get to know history-making Oaxacan model Karen Vega and her hometown

With the July cover of Vogue México, model Karen Vega is bringing Oaxacan visibility to newsstands (and of course, online!). The 18-year-old is the...

HBO Max orders animated series from “Hair Love” creator

On July 8, Matthew A. Cherry took to Twitter for an announcement: “#YoungLove coming soon to HBO Max.” https://twitter.com/MatthewACherry/status/1280605730475700224 The streaming service ordered a 12-episode series...

5 heartwarming moments from Simone Biles’ Vogue cover story

Simone Biles was set for another stellar showing at the Olympics this year. So when the Tokyo games got postponed to July 2021, it...

First Black Batwoman set to lead CW superhero series

Actress Javicia Leslie’s newest role is history in the making. Cast as the new lead for The CW’s “Batwoman,” she will be the first...

Year-End Reflection of She Should Run

“Women are underrepresented at all levels in the 500,000+ elected offices across the U.S. according to She Should Run (SSR) which...

St. Peter senior with Down syndrome hits pair of 3-pointers

Mason Doherty gives a high-five to a teammate while warming up before a game in St. Peter. Jackson Forderer As people filed into the...
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News of the day: Judge rules 2020 census will continue through October

Late Thursday, Northern California U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh issued a preliminary injunction that pushes the 2020 census deadline to October 31.  The decision comes...

Culturas Corner: Meet Ankita & Gayatri Bansal

Culturas Corner highlights individuals who make their community a better place through their work, business, volunteering or activism. Today we learn about THERE!, a...

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