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Naomi Osaka Beats Shelby Rogers In The 2020 US Open Semi-final

Japanese Tennis Player, Naomi Osaka on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 qualified for the semi-finals after winning her ninth consecutive match since the tour restart, knocking out Shelby Rogers 6-3, 6-4 in the quarterfinal and securing her first win in four career meetings with the American.

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Viola Davis Graces July/August cover Of Vanity Fair Magazine

My entire life has been a protest — Viola Davis

Viola Davis

Last month, the Oscar winner took to the streets to protest the death of George Floyd—but she’s no stranger to fighting for what’s right.

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Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle Encourages Girls To Believe In Themselves In Keynote Address At Girl Up Leadership Summit

The Duchess of Sussex spoke of the importance of “building each other up” as she delivered a passionate keynote speech at the virtual Girl Up Leadership Summit on Tuesday. 

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“Me Too” Founder Tarana Burke Says Harvey Weinstein Being Jailed Was “Astonishing” But Far From The End Of The Movement


Tarana Burke started using the phrase “Me Too” in 2006 to raise awareness of women who had been abused.
Eleven years later, it found global recognition after a viral tweet from actress Alyssa Milano, who was among the women who accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault. Investigations led to his imprisonment earlier this year.

20 Most Riveting TED Talks About Race Relations in America

TED Talks are inspiring. They reach deep into perspectives so cosmic. They challenge the status quo. But is that not how we learn, and grow, and become better people?

TED Talks are an opportunity for all of us to sit up, listen and understand what lies away from our local sphere—even the far-away sights and sounds, cultures, and emotions of all textures, so to speak.

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UNCUT: Jesse Williams Speaks Black People’s Truth At The 2016 BET Awards

Jesse Williams Condemns Police Brutality In Moving Speech at 2016 BET Awards

Painting “Black Lives Matter” Is A Symbol Of Hate — Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said painting “Black Lives Matter” on New York’s Fifth Avenue would be “a symbol of hate” and wind up “denigrating” the street outside of Trump Tower, as he ratcheted up objections to a plan that he suggested the city’s police could stop.

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British Teenager Raises Her Voice Out Of The Crowd: “Black Lives Matter”

Zara: Black Lives Matter
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Missouri Couple Points Guns At Protesters

A couple have been filmed standing in front of their house while pointing guns at demonstrators in St Louis, Missouri.

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2020 BET Awards: Black Lives Matter Messages And Performances Dominate The Event

This year’s BET Awards were a virtual event because of the coronavirus pandemic, and the performances and speeches were pre-taped, allowing for dramatic stagings and high production values.

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Beyoncé Urges Viewers to Vote in BET Awards Acceptance Speech

“We have to vote like our life depends on it, because it does.” Beyoncé urged black communities to vote as she accepted an award for her humanitarian work at the virtual BET Awards.

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2020 BET Awards: Here’s the Full List of Winners

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2020 BET Awards

The 2020 BET Awards finally happened last night, June 28. Performers on the broadcast included Lil Wayne, Alicia Keys, Megan Thee Stallion, Roddy Ricch, Chloe X Halle, DaBaby, Jay Rock, Jennifer Hudson, Questlove, Nas, Usher, YG, and many more.

Beyoncé was honored with the annual Humanitarian Award in recognition of her ongoing philanthropic efforts, and Wayne Brady paid tribute to the late Little Richard.

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