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You should know: George Michael was a fierce, fierce advocate for gay rights. His 1998 outing is a perfect capsule of what gay men have had to endure

Michael began his career as the singer for Wham!, along with former schoolmate Andrew Ridgeley, in the early 1980s. The group had hits with “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go,” “Careless Whisper,” and the enduring “Last Christmas.” And throughout his career, he’s always been unfailingly sex positive – before it was cool.

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White women need to deal with the fact that most of you voted for Trump. It’s the not the job of black women or any marginalised and oppressed person to take responsibility for the actions of their oppressor or to educate their oppressor.

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Watch: Michelle Obama’s interview with Oprah finally aired and it was everything you could possibly want from two amazing women talking about power

Here she is, for example, discussing how she’s ready to assist Melania Trump. Remember, Melania famously read a speech plagiarized from Michelle. As always, she’s the model of generosity of spirit and self-possession. Michelle is literally so centered that she slept on Election Night without knowing the outcome.

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Michael Jackson once told Oprah he didn’t want a white actor to play him

In the middle of a controversy over white actor Joseph Fiennes’ new role as Michael Jackson in an upcoming British TV movie, who better to hear from than the King of Pop himself? In 1993, Jackson explained his pride in being black. That didn’t stop Fiennes from coming up with an excuse for his casting.

Just when I started to lose interest in Empire , Power , OITNB , Blackish , Scandal and Being Mary Jane.

#BlackGenius strikes with a vengeance
-Atlanta
-Insecure
-The Get Down
-Luke Cage
-Queen Sugar
- Greenleaf

And highly anticipated films :
-the 13th
-Birth of a Nation
-Black Panther
-Fences

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It’s here, the behind-the-scenes we’ve all been waiting for. Ava Duvernay just sat down for a powerful interview with Oprah about 13th

in true O fashion, this looks like a more intimate conversation about race and social justice. I have no doubt that their dialogue will address the climate of fear and resistance that has a particular resonance in the face of our new administration, making it all the more necessary. This is going to be some serious #blackgirlmagic.

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