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A Black Literary Trailblazer’s Solitary Death: Charles Saunders, 73

A Black Literary Trailblazer’s Solitary Death: Charles Saunders, 73

A Black Literary Trailblazer’s Solitary Death: Charles Saunders, 73 A Black Literary Trailblazer’s Solitary Death: Charles Saunders, 73 It fell to Mr. Kirksey to put together a sparse biography of Mr. Saunders for the Zoom memorial. Charles Robert Saunders was born on July 12, 1946, in Elizabeth, Pa., near Pittsburgh, and grew up there and in Norristown, Pa. In 1968 …

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Missing: One Black Hole With 10 Billion Solar Masses

Missing: One Black Hole With 10 Billion Solar Masses

Missing: One Black Hole With 10 Billion Solar Masses Missing: One Black Hole With 10 Billion Solar Masses Two of the knots, they concluded, were probably small galaxies with small internal motions being cannibalized by the big galaxy. Measurements of the third knot had such large error bars that it could not yet be ruled in or out as the …

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Lady Gaga denounces racism and white supremacy in award speech: ‘Black life matters. Blackness matters. Black joy matters’

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Lady Gaga denounces racism and white supremacy in award speech: ‘Black life matters. Blackness matters. Black joy matters’ Lady Gaga denounces racism and white supremacy in award speech: ‘Black life matters. Blackness matters. Black joy matters’ Lady Gaga gave a powerful acceptance speech denouncing racism and white supremacy at King Center’s Beloved Community Awards.  Accepting the Yolanda Denise King “High …

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Portraits of US voters, assessing this moment in history presidency Black Donald Trump Joe Biden Associated Press

Voter Portraits

Portraits of US voters, assessing this moment in history presidency Black Donald Trump Joe Biden Associated Press Portraits of US voters, assessing this moment in history presidency Black Donald Trump Joe Biden Associated Press After more than 1,400 days of Donald Trump’s presidency — after two bitter elections, two impeachments, more than 26,000 presidential tweets and four years of near-constant …

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Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Has a Black Hero. In Denmark, a White Actor Dubs the Voice.

Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Has a Black Hero. In Denmark, a White Actor Dubs the Voice.

Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Has a Black Hero. In Denmark, a White Actor Dubs the Voice. Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Has a Black Hero. In Denmark, a White Actor Dubs the Voice. COPENHAGEN — Like most of their counterparts around the world, Danish film critics initially greeted “Soul,” Pixar’s first animated feature to focus on Black characters and African-American culture, with rapture, hailing its …

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Guggenheim Names First Black Deputy Director and Chief Curator

Guggenheim Names First Black Deputy Director and Chief Curator

Guggenheim Names First Black Deputy Director and Chief Curator Guggenheim Names First Black Deputy Director and Chief Curator Three months after Nancy Spector stepped down as artistic director and chief curator of the Guggenheim Museum amid charges of racism, the museum named Naomi Beckwith, who is Black, to the position of deputy director and chief curator. “If you look out …

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One Night in Miami review: Regina King brings an electric charge to the meeting of four Black icons

One Night in Miami review: Regina King brings an electric charge to the meeting of four Black icons One Night in Miami review: Regina King brings an electric charge to the meeting of four Black icons Dir: Regina King. Starring: Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge, Leslie Odom Jr, Joaquina Kalukango, Nicolette Robinson, Beau Bridges, Lance Reddick. 15, 110 mins …

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Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode

Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode

Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode Black Mirror: Hugh Grant almost played the prime minister in infamous pig sex episode Hugh Grant has revealed that he was originally offered the part of Prime Minister in Black Mirror’s infamous first episode. Airing in 2011 on Channel 4, “The National Anthem” is one of …

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‘Black Box’ From Indonesia Plane Crash Is Recovered

‘Black Box’ From Indonesia Plane Crash Is Recovered

‘Black Box’ From Indonesia Plane Crash Is Recovered ‘Black Box’ From Indonesia Plane Crash Is Recovered Indonesian Navy divers have recovered the flight data recorder from Sriwijaya Air Flight 182, which crashed into the Java Sea shortly after takeoff on Saturday with 62 people aboard, officials said Tuesday. Remains of some of the victims were also brought ashore in dozens …

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Mike Tomlin Reaches Another N.F.L. Postseason With Fewer Black Peers

Mike Tomlin Reaches Another N.F.L. Postseason With Fewer Black Peers

Mike Tomlin Reaches Another N.F.L. Postseason With Fewer Black Peers Mike Tomlin Reaches Another N.F.L. Postseason With Fewer Black Peers Maurkice Pouncey, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Pro Bowl center, has been around Mike Tomlin long enough to decipher his coach’s body language. “You see him, and then the next thing you know, he’s so locked in,” Pouncey, a Steeler since 2010, …

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