Queens of Africa Dolls Are Coming to the U.S

“I got into the doll business by chance. At that time my daughter was young, and I realized she was going through an identity crisis. She wished she was white, and I was trying to figure out where that came from. I used to always buy her white dolls, and it never got to me that it was relevant which color her dolls were. On top of that, we have DSTV in Nigeria where children watch the Disney programs, and all her favorite characters were white. I started to understand why she’d feel the way she did, ‘cause it was all that she’d been exposed to,” Okoya told Forbes.

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Police Searching for Calif. Father Accused of Purposely Setting House on Fire, Killing 5-Year-Old Son

Darrylone Shuemake Sr., 53, is “on the run” and wanted in connection with the death of his 5-year-old son, Dayleon Seil-Shuemake.

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Okla. High School Graduate With Cerebral Palsy Walks for the 1st Time to Receive His Diploma

According to the report, McDade’s parents, Mark and Anisa McDade, cried in the moment, having witnessed their son’s many trials and triumphs since birth, including being subject to multiple surgeries and hours of physical therapy throughout his life. 

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Old Folks May Hate the Way Young People Use Slang, but Who Are They to Talk?

For all you black-name-having black folks (like me, my name is very black), it’s like that thing when a teacher sees all the letters in your name at roll call, but she gets confused and she is under a lot of pressure because it’s the first day and she is human, too, so she just says whatever and now you’re “Melissa” instead of “Malaika” for a semester and even past that, like when you apply for your first office job because #racism and that’s the only time you get calls back. Thanks, Obamer!   

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Cosby Admits to Drug Fillled Sexual Encounters With Teens in Deposition

Another incident, which occured in 1976, involved giving  a then 19-year-old Therese Serignese Quaaludes during their alleged consensual sexual encounter. He also used the agency they were both assigned to as a cover and paid them off so that his wife, Camille Cosby, would not find out.

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