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5 Unforgettable Postage Stamps With Black People On Them — News One

An African-American first appeared on a U.S. postage stamp in 1940—the first of several memorable stamps to feature Black people. On July 1, National Postage Stamp Day, many will pause to learn about the history of the people and moments depicted on stamps. Here’s a look at a few of the most unforgettable ones that…

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F The Police: 3-Year-Old Girl Awarded $2.5M Settlement After Police Officer Points Gun At Her Chest — Bossip

3-Year-Old Gets $2.5M After Police Officer Points Gun At Her On Wednesday, Chicago’s City Council approved a $2.5 million settlement in a lawsuit brought against the police department after an officer pointed a gun at the chest of a three-year-old back in 2013. Aretha Simmons sued the city in 2014 over the execution of a…

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Maxine Waters Invites Any And All Smoke After Trump’s Tweets — Global Grind

Source: Chelsea Lauren / Getty Auntie Maxine Waters had time to address the cowards who have been threatening her life at an immigration rally Saturday. After 45 sicked his alt-right idiots on her , Waters told the crowd at Los Angeles’ Families Belong Together rally that she has “no fear” and is “in this fight.” “And…

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Please Find Him & Test His Gangster: BK Low Life Robs & Beats 10-Yr-Old Girl For Phone [Video] — Bossip

(Brooklyn Police)His gangster needs to be tested, seriously. You can beat a girl for a phone but we bet he can’t beat a real man for a flip phone… The definition of a p*ss.

via Please Find Him & Test His Gangster: BK Low Life Robs & Beats 10-Yr-Old Girl For Phone [Video] — Bossip

Black Female Lawmaker Told She Doesn’t ‘Look Like A Legislator’ — News One

Emilia Sykes is a state representative in Columbus, Ohio. She is also a 32-year-old Black woman who has been stopped twice within the year by security guards at the Ohio Statehouse because didn’t ‘look like’ a legislator. This is another example of Living While Black—whether you are a legislator, an athlete or the average Black person sitting…

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Saved You Sharapova! Serena Williams Pulls Out Of French Open With Pectoral Injury — Bossip

Serena Williams Pulls Out Of French Open Freezer burnt breadstick Maria Sharapova can breathe a sigh of relief now that a tennis great is taking a leave of absence. Serena Williams announced today that she’s pulling out of the French Open due to an unforeseen pectoral injury. “It’s extremely disappointing,” said Serena during a news…

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