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Here’s What is Happening During The Libyan Slave Trade

If you are like myself, then you were probably utterly disgusted by the news of Libyans being sold into slavery. Slavery. In 2017. When I heard the news of this slave trade on social media, I needed to know more

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If You Don’t Know Now You Know: Serena Williams, CeeLo Green, Chance The Rapper & More

1. Common interviews Serena Williams for ESPN’s ‘The Undefeated In-Depth On Sunday night, many tuned in for ESPN’s The Undefeated In-Depth: Serena with Common to watch both discuss the dynamics of race, gender, fame, and sports. Williams talked about how

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Common Performs at the White House for NPR’s Tiny Desk Series

Common is the latest artist to be featured for¬†NPR’s Tiny Desk series. Hosted at the White House Library, the esteemed rapper performed a 20-minute medley of his hits including “I Used to Love H.E.R” and “Letter to the Free” which

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life: MAXWELL “BLACK SUMMER’S NIGHT” CONCERT at MSG (september 28th, 2009)

first of all, i need to say this…MAX is one of the most kind-hearted people i know. seriously…and in his line of work that’s rare! OSCAR was supposed to be my date, but couldn’t make it. i asked ELLE to

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throwback: COMMON – “Testify” (dir. ANTHONY MANDLER)

as i started out as a young director, i was also writing treatments (treatments are the video concepts) for other directors. when i was signed to BOX FRESH PICTURES, i had the chance to study alongside ANTHONY MANDLER…he’s a genius

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