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Yasuke was described as standing more than six feet tall and possessing the strength of 10 men.

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Recently, we have been experiencing a resurgence of Black television’s heyday. Everyday new and exciting sitcoms are emerging, many of them defining a new generation of Black excellence.

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(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) 

Quinta Brunson won an Emmy on Monday and found herself sharing the stage with Kimmel laying on the stage, as a joke that was blasted online as thoughtless, and cited as an example of white-male arrogance.

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Already outsized pregnancy-related death rate among Black women expected to increase by one-third

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(Photo/ Katrina Berban) 

When people talk about how college athletes can now get paid from their name, image and likeness, aka “NIL” – the focus is often on players at schools with big-time sports programs.

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Atlanta Board of Education Community Affairs Manager Keith Glass holds an undated photograph of Luther Judson Price on Aug. 25, 2022 in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Michael Warren) 

The PBS show chronicled the 1900s Victorian home renovation in eight episodes to stream Sept. 29, weaving Black history in with its usual home improvement tips.

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Juanita Ingram, Esq. 

Over 75 contestants represented countries around the world, Juanita Ingram, Esq. is the first Black woman to win the title.

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The “Vanderbilt Ventriloquist’ was previously featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and America’s Got Talent

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She wants to pave the way for other Black women entrepreneurs!

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Clip from the 2022 Oscars 

While Rock presented the Oscar for best documentary at the 2022 Academy Awards ceremony, Smith took exception to the comedian’s comments about Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head. 

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