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HuffPostCollegeFeature

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11th Nov 2015

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Yale, Blackface & Erika Christakis

Yale University’s pristine ivy is in a bunch. All is not well in the hallowed halls of this academic haven. Controversy struck when an email was sent to students regarding...

officer fields

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29th Oct 2015

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No Student Deserves Violence

The amount of force used against the Spring Valley High School girl is unconscionable and unjustified. We need to stop victim blaming! Whatever happened to homeroom or Saturday detention. Blaming...

Rondaisms

+Fashion

11th Aug 2015

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Happy Nappy

I celebrate my one year anniversary as a HuffPost blogger with this post. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ronda-lee/revisiting-my-roots-happy_b_7935990.html

Rondaisms - Ronda Lee - Jeta B Photography

+Politics

06th Aug 2015

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#SandraBland

I have been silent because my hope and faith in humanity is fading.‪#‎SandraBland‬ has broken me to silence. As a black woman, we endure so much. We’re expected to be...

Charlestonvictims

+Politics

19th Jun 2015

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Charleston Emanuel AME Church

I  waited until I went home to let my tears flow. God, how is this possible in 2015? Prayers to the victims’ families and parishioners of this historic church. I...

BullpenCtrlPk5

+Humor

16th Feb 2015

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Power of Forgiveness: Central Park Five

The story of the Central Park Five is an example of the worst miscarriages of justice – innocent citizens convicted. Five teenagers were falsely accused, demonized, and convicted of rape...

JamesWeldonJohnson

+Politics

04th Feb 2015

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A Song of Freedom

Too often, the month of February is relegated to reruns of Alex Haley’s Roots on television and commercials with companies saluting black leaders. In the 1980s, there was a slogan: “It’s...

Photo Credit: PTC

+Holidays

16th Jan 2015

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MLK Day: The Dream & the Mountaintop

Dr. King sacrificed so much. Unfortunately, as a country, we still have not reached the mountain top. Education disparity, the widening gap between rich and poor, the evaporation of the...

Ray

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26th Sep 2014

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#LessClassicallyBeautiful

Recently, a New York Times’ writer dubbed actress Viola Davis as not classically beautiful and an angry black woman in her portrayal of a law professor in Shonda Rhimes’ latest...

Policeman - Norman Rockwell

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20th Aug 2014

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Officer Friendly – Ferguson

I recall visits from Officer Friendly in grammar school. Unfortunately, for many people of color, especially African-Americans, to serve and protect is the last thing associated with our police force....

Ron-Easter

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26th Mar 2014

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Women’s History: Feminism & Race Part 2

“The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.” – Gloria Steinem As a child, my memory of feminism was man haters, not a smile on...

Rondaisms - Ronda Lee - Jeta B Photography

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16th Mar 2014

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Women’s History: Feminism & Race Part 1

I am about to talk about what is not generally said out loud. I debated about this subject for February’s Black History Month and decided against it – too controversial....

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