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This is What Happened When My Co-worker Cracked an Imaginary Whip

This is the fourth and final installment of the four-part series “Thriving While Black.” My team had just finished our weekly editorial planning, and post meeting chatter was in full…

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Here’s How the Providence NAACP Youth Council Members are Making A Difference in Their Community and Beyond

  This Summer, I thought it would be interesting to spotlight a millennial group making philanthropic strides.  So, when the Providence NAACP Youth Council fell into my lap, it felt…

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Friending While Black is Like Walking an Infinite Line Between Black and White

This is the third installment of the four-part series “Thriving While Black.” My co-worker told me I was a cat person. We were carpooling from a happy hour session, jamming…

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An Inside Look Into the Night I Experienced Dance Floor Gentrification

This is the second installment of the four-part series “Thriving While Black.” After living in Austin for almost a year, Ive accepted the fact that no matter where I go…

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Discrimination or Honest Mistake: An Inside Look into “Riding while Black”

This is the first installment of the four-part series “Thriving While Black.“ It was July 4th. BAE and I had attended a pool party where we ate our fair share…

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