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Watch: ‘Being Black, Going Crazy?’

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For many in the black community mental illness remains a taboo topic.

Keen to change is this the British creative Keith Dube who teamed up with the British Broadcasting Channel to create the deeply emotive ‘Being Black, Going Crazy?.’

In it, he explores the community’s painful and complex relationship with the matter and seeks answers to the problems those who struggle with mental health within the community face in wider society.

It really is a must-see.

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Watch: Vic Mensa – ‘Why I Vote’

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After calling out Justin Timberlake for his arguably problematic tweets about racism, Vic Mensa encourages younger members of the electorate to join the political discussion.

How he does it? Via a short presentation named ‘Why I Vote’ built by the video sharing platform Vevo.

We feel it’s imperative to help our viewers understand some of the most significant issues facing our country. One great way: through the lens of their favorite artists.

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Watch: The 2016 Presidential Debate (Donald Trump Vs Hillary Clinton)’

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Hours ago saw Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump come face to face for a 90-minute Presidential debate they each hope will see them come out on top when voting begins on November 8th 2016.

NBC’s Lester Holt was the night’s moderator once things kicked off at New York’s Hofstra University.

There, they discussed race relations, job creation, police brutality and the war on terror.

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Miss Universe Winner: “Donald Trump Called Me Miss Piggy”

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Hillary Clinton’s political campaign has found a friend in Alicia Machado, a woman who claims her life was ruined by Donald J. Trump.

Now 39, Machado won Trump’s Miss Universe competition in 1996 when she was aged 19.

Little did she know that her win was to turn her universe upside down.

For, shortly after she claimed the crown the intense schedule her win came packaged with saw her gain weight much to the horror of Mr. Trump who allegedly ruined her life with racially-charged bullying.

Last night, Clinton threw her support behind her political rival’s alleged victim during the first 2016 Presidential Debate.

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The Obamas, Oprah Winfrey & Will Smith Open The National Museum Of African-American History & Culture

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As their time in the White House comes to an end, President Obama and the First Lady Michelle Obama continue to sprinkle greatness onto their legacy with the opening of the National Museum of African-American History and Culture.

Standing as the 19th Smithsonian museum, the museum seeks to reintroduce the world to the African-American story and shed light on aspects of it that are often omitted from the education system.

Joining the couple to celebrate its opening was George W. Bush, Will Smith and Oprah Winfrey.

Keen to ensure you remain up to date, we’ve secured footage from the latter’s fun-filled and educational appearance at the ceremony as it takes place.

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Did You Miss It? Ebro Darden Weighs In On Terence Crutcher Murder

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Following the tragic murder of the disabled African-American man Terence Crutcher, the politically astute Ebro Darden of Hot 97 weighed in on the matter on his radio platform.

There, before Crutcher’s twin sister took to ‘The View’ to discuss the incident, the influential Darden shared his thoughts on the matter alongside his co-hosts Laura Stylez and Peter Rosenberg.

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Watch: ‘The View’ Interviews Terence Crutcher’s Twin Sister

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The brutal slaying of the disabled African-American man Terrence Crutcher  continues to spark conversation about the United States’ treatment of people of colour.

Today, his twin sister joined ABC’s ‘The View‘ to discuss her brother’s death and the charges his murderer (police officer Betty Shelby) is facing.

Unfortunately, said conversation threatened to hit a sour note when hosts Sunny Hostin and Paula Faris clashed over a questioned the latter posed.

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Did You Miss It? Colin Kaepernick Covers TIME

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TIME magazine honours Colin Kaepernick‘s peaceful protest against institutionalised racism in its October 2016 edition.

How?

By placing he and how his now iconic kneel on its cover, and presenting its readers with a thought-provoking piece penned by Sean Gregory.

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Hillary Clinton: “Black Women Deserve More”

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Hillary Clinton‘s quest for the White House took a turn for the positive hours ago when she made her to the 39th Annual Symposium of BWA in Washington DC.

There, after taking some time to recover from pneumonia, the politician thanked the African-American community for supporting her political career and honoured the achievements of the electorate’s women.

That isn’t all.

For, she promised to return the favour by vowing to their place needs at the forefront of her plans should she win the election.

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Did You Miss It? Steph Curry Throws Support Behind Colin Kaepernick’s Peaceful Protest

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Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the playing of the U.S. National Anthem in response to institutionalised racism against African-Americans has seen him earn a supporter in Steph Curry.

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Colin Kaepernick Questions Hillary Clinton’s Credibility As Support For Protest Rises

Athlete Expressed Doubt Over Forthcoming Presidential Election

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As support for Colin Kaepernick‘s protest against racially-motivated police brutality rises, a portion of the interview he gave to explain his stance has surfaced after it was pulled from some mainstream news outlet.

In it, he reveals that he is disheartened by the forthcoming Presidential election because he believes he has good reason to trust Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

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Spike Lee On Colin Kaepernick Protest: “I Support My Brother”

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Colin Kaepernick’s bold decision to speak out against police brutality has seen him earn a friend and supporter in the director Spike Lee.

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