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Philly has a new mayor and though the outcome of the race was pretty much set since she won the primary, Cherelle Parker can now officially take the title.

As results came in from the midterm elections, Maryland bore witness to history as Wes Moore became its first-ever Black governor-elect.

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Herschel Walker is a hot a** mess and should not be running for a senate seat.

"I’m not trying to disown Kanye because I still love him and love everything we’ve done together creatively," Legend said. "But we were never the closest of friends." - John Legend in a December 2019 interview with Vanity Fair

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'Pose' star and activist Angelica Ross calls upon President Joe Biden and his administration to do more to protect America’s LGBT+ community.

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It should surprise zero Negroes that Sunken Place Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is married to a white woman who is tied to organizations that tried to overturn legally cast votes mostly from largely Black and Latino areas.

Recently, The Shade Room was caught up in controversy as it published a post that alleged that the Biden presidential administration had approved a $30 million dollar grant to “distribute crack pipes” as a health equity measure. The patently absurd claims got an immediate backlash from the White House, which labeled them “misleading and misinformed.”

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The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Substance Abuse Prevention released a grant application in December for organizations that work to reduce harm and death in people battling substance abuse. Fox 8 reported that the grant under President Joe Biden’s executive order 13985, titled “Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities […]

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The Junior League of St. Petersburg has been throwing a formal event for the mayors of St. Petersburg, Florida, since 2006, but the mayoral ball planned for 2022 has been canceled due to the man who is to be the city’s first Black mayor declining his invite.