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TBS Greenlights Lena Waithe's Comedy Series With Queer Black Woman Protagonist

“Queer Black characters have been the sidekick for long enough, it’s time for us to finally take the lead.” 

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'Get Out' Returns to Select Theaters For Free on Presidents' Day

Jordan Peele’s Oscar-nominated thriller will screen in celebration of the film’s release a year ago.

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Senate Committee Debates Bill That Would Reform Sentencing Guidelines

Attorney General Jeff Sessions attempted to dissuade the committee from advancing the bill, which was first introduced in October 2017.

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Trump Administration Wants to Replace SNAP Benefits With Boxes of Canned Goods

The proposed 2019 budget would cut the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program by $213 billion over the next 10 years.

Arts & Culture

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Criminalization

Philadelphia District Attorney Dismisses All Marijuana Possession Cases

Trump Presidency

Trump Administration Wants to Replace SNAP Benefits With Boxes of Canned Goods

Gender & Sexuality

TBS Greenlights Lena Waithe's Comedy Series With Queer Black Woman Protagonist

Islamophobia

Trump Urges 'Compromise' on Immigration in State of the Union Address. Critics Aren't Buying It.