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Saved by the bell hooks Tumblr as Great as It Sounds

Saved by the bell hooks Tumblr as Great as It Sounds

by Julianne Hing on January 30 2015, 5:01PM

“Feminism is for everybody!”

Topics: /NOW, Arts & Culture, Gender & Sexuality

Commission Urges California State Parks to Welcome More People of Color

Commission Urges California State Parks to Welcome More People of Color

by Julianne Hing on January 30 2015, 3:02PM

“The visitors don’t look like California,” USC professor Manuel Pastor says.

Topics: Environment, /NOW

Weekend Reads: From Native Youth to The Fire on the 57 Bus in Oakland

Weekend Reads: From Native Youth to The Fire on the 57 Bus in Oakland

by Carla Murphy on January 30 2015, 2:49PM

A curated list

Topics: /NOW

Eddie Huang Responds to 'Fresh Off the Boat's' Racist Tweet

Eddie Huang Responds to ‘Fresh Off the Boat’s’ Racist Tweet

by Jamilah King on January 30 2015, 2:08PM

Maybe he was right all along.

Topics: Culture

The Breakout Film at Sundance About Trans Sex Workers Was Shot on an iPhone

The Breakout Film at Sundance About Trans Sex Workers Was Shot on an iPhone

by Jamilah King on January 30 2015, 10:48AM

The film is a narrative about sex workers in Los Angeles.

Topics: Culture

Embattled NFL Player Josh Gordon Tells Critics They Can't Take His Pride

Embattled NFL Player Josh Gordon Tells Critics They Can’t Take His Pride

by Jamilah King on January 30 2015, 10:22AM

He opens up about his alleged substance abuse problem, and challenges sportswriters, too.

Topics: Culture

Senate Approves Keystone XL, Suge Knight Held on Murder Charge, GMO Mosquitos

Senate Approves Keystone XL, Suge Knight Held on Murder Charge, GMO Mosquitos

by Aura Bogado on January 30 2015, 9:52AM

Some of the morning’s headlines

Topics: /NOW

Black Viewers Pushing 'Empire' to Historic Highs

Black Viewers Pushing ‘Empire’ to Historic Highs

by Jamilah King on January 29 2015, 4:17PM

It’s had four consecutive weeks of growing viewership.

Topics: Culture

One Tweet Explains the Racial Wealth Gap

One Tweet Explains the Racial Wealth Gap

by Carla Murphy on January 29 2015, 2:21PM

Pass it on.

Topics: Economy, /NOW

Marshawn Lynch: 'You All Shove Cameras and Microphones Down My Throat'

Marshawn Lynch: ‘You All Shove Cameras and Microphones Down My Throat’

by Aura Bogado on January 29 2015, 1:57PM

Lynch turns the table on the media’s obsession with him.

Topics: Media, /NOW