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"The Lion King" Cast Takes Breathtaking Photos Mirroring their Characters
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“The Lion King” Cast Takes Breathtaking Photos Mirroring their Characters

We are 17 days away from the highly anticipated live-action remake of “The Lion King,” and some serious photos of the cast staring down their characters were just released by the film’s director Jon Favereau. We have Beyoncé beautifully and fiercely mirroring her character Nala, Simba’s love interest. But according to Favereau, she will be

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I'm Calling It Me (Poem)
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I’m Calling It Me (Poem)

Yahweh, Elohim, puts a smile on my face. Jehovah and Om, signs that can’t be erased. Gayatri and Guru, all names of divine. Mohammad, Adonai, the Name sounds like mine. If God is a spirit, why do we call it “He,” to give it more power and boost masculinity. To justify oppression, to keep building

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Give the Magazine Aims to Educate the Public About Juneteenth
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Give the Magazine Aims to Educate the Public About Juneteenth

If you haven’t heard the term Juneteenth until recently, you’re not alone. This is a holiday that celebrates the day enslaved Africans were freed. It probably wasn’t discussed in textbooks at all if ever. This is a state holiday only recognized by 45 out of 50 states. However, in recent years, the historic moment has

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Iconic "Crazy Rich Asians" Gown Finds New Home at the Smithsonian
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Iconic “Crazy Rich Asians” Gown Finds New Home at the Smithsonian

The dress described by “Crazy Rich Asians” Director Jon M. Chu as a “Cinderella dress” is making a major move to the Smithsonian. This was the gown that turned heads in the pivotal scene of “Crazy Rich Asians” where Rachel Chu, played by actress Constance Wu, arrives at a luxurious wedding and surprises everyone including

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"Mixed-ish" Trailer Highlights the Complexities of Race and Identity
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“Mixed-ish” Trailer Highlights the Complexities of Race and Identity

“Today’s mixed kids can look up to rappers, ballerinas, athletes, a president and a princess. The only heroes we had were DeBarge.” This was an interesting point made by Tracee Ellis Ross’ character Rainbow Johnson during the new trailer for Kenya Barris’ “Grown-ish” spin-off, “Mixed-ish.” Due to colorism and Euro-centric beauty standards being dominant, many

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5 Gems Dropped By Long Island's Own Chuck D
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5 Gems Dropped By Long Island’s Own Chuck D

“Elvis was a hero to most/But he never meant sh*t to me you see/Straight up racist that sucker was/Simple and plain.” He wasn’t afraid to call out racism then, and he’s not going to back down now. Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and Hip-Hop Icon Chuck D returned to his alma mater, Adelphi University,

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"Game of Thrones" Takes Over Westfield South Shore Mall
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“Game of Thrones” Takes Over Westfield South Shore Mall

The throne was up for grabs at Westfield South Shore Mall in Bayshore yesterday. Optimum brought the “Game of Thrones” experience to Bayshore in the form of a Dragonstone Throne. The event ran from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The attraction was packed with visitors who wanted to feel royal for at least a few

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