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Ginuwine Curves Transwoman On U.K. Reality Show

[ad_1] In case you’re not reading this from the United Kingdom, singer Elgin ‘Ginuwine’ Lumpkin is currently aboard the reality TV train and randomly starring on Celebrity Big Brother with a bunch of English folks we have no clue about. (Enlighten us, please, Brits. Just who are the other people?) This has led to some interesting moments between him and a British model/presenter/DJ named Ashley James who he seems to be feeling. But it’s also shown him curving a transwoman, India Willoughby,  also in the cast.  Willoughby tried to press the issue by attempting to kiss Ginuwine, who moved away and...

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Steve Bannon stepping down from Breitbart

[ad_1] Steve Bannon, former chief strategist to President Trump, has stepped down from Breitbart, the far-right website he returned to over the summer as executive chairman after being ousted from the White House. The website announced the news Tuesday afternoon in a short article posted to the site. "I'm proud of what the Breitbart team has accomplished in so short a period of time in building out a world-class news platform," Bannon is quoted as saying in the article. Neither Bannon...

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Kenya Moore’s Ex-Boyfriend Allegedly Tried To Kill Her

[ad_1] Sunday night’s episode of “Real Housewives of Atlanta” saw the ladies come together to share their respective experiences with domestic violence. Kenya Moore tackled the role of producer for a PSA to spread awareness about the widespread issue. “I decided to produce a PSA on domestic violence to help spread the word on this important issue,” she said during the episode, according to People. “When it comes to domestic violence, you don’t have to look very far to find someone who has been adversely affected by it.” She kicked off the conversation by recalling the time a violent ex-boyfriend tried to kill...

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Racists Are Mad At ‘White Racism’ At Florida Gulf Coast University

[ad_1] A teacher at Florida Gulf Coast University is attempting to unpack the history of white people and racism. According to the course description from assistant professor of sociology Ted Thornhill, the class will  “examine the racist ideologies, laws, policies, and practices” that have allowed “white racial domination over those racialized as non-white.” Sounds like an important class, right? Well, racists are pissed. Thorhill has been inundated with emails and voicemails claiming the course, which begins next week, is racist. The 50 students enrolled in the class are reportedly worried about their safety, according to the New York Daily News. Now,...

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North and South Korea to discuss military tensions

[ad_1] Officials from the two nations met face to face on Tuesday for the first time in more than two years in the border town of Panmunjom, known as "truce village," in the Korean peninsula's heavily fortified demilitarized zone. North Korea will send a high-level delegation comprising athletes, a cheering squad, an art troupe, a visitors' group, a Taekwondo demonstration team and a press corps, a closing joint statement said.The two countries also announced military talks "to ease the current military tensions" following a year of hostilities over North Korea's missile and nuclear testing in the region and US-South Korea...

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Twitter Backhanded Ivanka Trump For Supporting Oprah’s Speech

[ad_1] Ivanka Trump was among the throngs of folk taking to social media with praise for Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes speech, and the irony was not lost on Twitter. The first daughter tweeted her approval on Monday night, urging everyone to “come together, women and men and say #TimesUp.” She also added the hashtag #United. Twitter got creative with its responses, which ranged from ridicule and scorn to outright shock. Many couldn’t believe Ivanka’s lack of self-awareness in the tweet, given the division created by her father’s administration’s policies, and the hostility fostered by his combative rhetoric. People also reminded Ivanka that her father...

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