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Planning for Retirement

More baby boomers (the large generation born between 1946 and 1964) will be retiring soon. Or will they? A survey from AARP showed that 40% of baby boomers will work until they die. Why is that? Many Americans are not in the position to retire even if they are of …

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Kanye West is Developing a Video Game Inspired by His Mother “Entering Heaven”

At the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles (E3 for short), Kanye West premiered an interesting trailer for a new video game he is developing entitled Only One.  The rapper and fashion designer has sought inspiration from his late mother throughout his entire career, and this new venture into the video gaming …

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Has Google Manipulated its Search Results for Hillary Clinton?

“The intention is clear—Google is burying potential searches for terms that could  have hurt Hillary Clinton in the primary election over the past several months by manipulating recommendations on their site.” Watch the video to see what they’ve uncovered:

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Rapist Brock Turner’s Case is a Perfect Example of Classism and Racism in America’s Justice System

On January 18, 2015, Brock Turner was arrested after two people passing by found him on top of an intoxicated, unconscious woman. June 2, 2016 Turner was convicted of three felonies, including intent to rape which carries a maximum sentence of fourteen years. A California judge decided that a stiff …

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Qheem the Redeemed: “Jesus or Nah” (Official Video)

Qheem of Hogmob just dropped the official video for his song “Jesus or Nah” and man is it fire! I mean, this is one of those songs that you want to put on repeat and ride to all day. The vibe of the song and video has a good, fun …

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Can’t Increase Your Income? Here’s How to Keep a Fatter Bank Account

In January 2015, the Wall Street Journal released a report by Bankrate that stated three out of five Americans would not have money in their savings to pay for an unexpected car repair or medical emergency. Although many Americans say they have a budget, results like these show that many …

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Alicia Keys Embraces Her Natural Beauty with #NoMakeup Movement

Alicia Keys is defying culture’s beauty standards with her #NoMakeup movement: “I don’t want to cover up anymore. Not my face, not my mind, not my soul, not my thoughts, not my dreams, not my struggles, not my emotional growth. Nothing.” Alicia’s struggle is one I can relate to. I …

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Is Steph Curry the NBA’s Real MVP?

Several weeks ago, Stephen Curry was named the MVP of the NBA for the second straight year. This nomination did not come without some counterclaims that Curry shouldn’t have been the MVP. Even LeBron James questioned the award: “I think sometimes the word “valuable” or best player of the year, …

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Harvard Student Challenges Race & Education with Incredible Graduation Speech

When Donovan Sullivan graduated from high school, his English teacher threatened to cut his mic if he recited a poem during his commencement speech.  Ironically, Sullivan’s spoken word poem addressed to fellow graduates of Harvard University has fetched 9 million Facebook views and shares from the likes of Hillary Clinton …

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