A.C. Jemison

A.C. Jemison is a freelance writer and graduate of Penn State University where she obtained a Bachelors Degree in Psychology. She currently resides in Philadelphia, PA. Twitter: @chinkeeize

Patricia Arquette: "It's Time for People of Color to Fight for Us Now"

Patricia Arquette: “It’s Time for People of Color to Fight for Us Now”

— ADVERTISEMENT — On Sunday’s 87th Academy Award celebration, Patricia Arquette took the stage upon winning Best Supporting Actress for the groundbreaking film Boyhood. The speech that followed beckoned to some 45 million viewers and over 6,000 academy members in an effort to illuminate social injustices faced by women. “It’s our time to have wage equality …

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‘Officer of the Year’ Rapes 20 Illegal Immigrants

34-year-old Jonathan Bleiweiss, a former deputy officer of Broward County, Florida has recently been sentenced to 5 years in jail concluding an extensive 6 year investigation regarding 20 rape allegations. The victims were all identified as illegal immigrants, whom Bleiwess sexually harassed while frisking and forced to perform sexual acts with the threat of deportation upon refusal. According to public …

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High School Student Dresses as Slave for 'Throwback Thursday'

High School Student Dresses as Slave for ‘Throwback Thursday’

Where other students may have thought of schoolgirl or hero inspired costumes, Loudon County, Virginia’s Heritage High School student dressed as a slave for the school’s annual Spirit Week: Throwback Thursday celebration. The young man’s costume included rips and fake blood stains on a white-collared shirt to appear as though he had been beaten. Also …

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5 Years in Jail if Citizens Wear Yoga Pants Publicly

Lawmaker, Representative David Moore of Montana, proclaims “yoga pants should be illegal in public anyway.” In response to a group of nude bicyclists participating in last year’s Bare as You Dare bicycle challenge, Moore introduced House Bill 365 seeking to strengthen the state’s indecent exposure laws. The prospective law will expand the definition of indecent …

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Barack Obama is NOT America’s 1st Black President?

Amidst America’s 39th annual recognition of Black History Month, an interesting revelation has arisen: Barack Obama is not the nation’s first Black President. A man by the name of John Hanson is said to have been America’s first documented president, contrary to popular belief that George Washington was the first man to hold this office. Prior …

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