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Is ‘Shit White Girls Say…To Black Girls’ RACIST?

In case you were too busy laughing your ass off to notice, the viral hit “Shit White Girls Say…To Black Girls” actually caused controversy, with sites like the Huffington Post and Jezebel being flooded with opinions and commentary that blasted the video as “unfair,” and an example of reverse racism. Is the video offensive, or humorous social commentary? Sound off below!

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Black Unemployment On The RISE: Is enough being done?

The Labor Department announced today that unemployment has fallen to 8.5%. Black unemployment continued to rise however, climbing from 15.5% to 15.8%, and from 39.8% to 42.1% amongst Black teens.

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Clip of the Day

VIDEO: Interview with PARIAH director Dee Rees and actress Kim Wayans!

Pariah tells the powerful “coming of age” story of a young, Black lesbian. The film is slowly garnering more and more screens, and more and more praise and acclaim, with each passing day. Check out a fascinating interview with director Dee Rees and and actress Kim Wayans at BlackYouthProject.com!

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Is Rihanna Getting Back Together with Chris Brown?!

There’s been rumors than Rihanna has reconciled with Chris Brown for a while now. But the evidence is starting to mount. Is she really getting back together with him? Read more after the jump!

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Apply for the Open Society Black Male Achievement Fellowship!

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Echoing Green is proud to launch the inaugural Open Society Black Male Achievement Fellowship. Up to 8 promising social entrepreneurs with bold ideas will receive $70,000 in seed funding, strategic support, and a powerful community of Echoing Green and Open Society Foundation Fellows and Alumni over an 18 month fellowship. Learn more after the jump…

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My Top Ten Songs of 2011: Adele, Tyler the Creator, Rihanna, and MORE!

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These tracks blew me away this year; some made me swoon, some made me want to get wasted, and others left me nursing a glass of whiskey alone in my apartment. All in all, it was a very good year. Check out my top ten favorite songs of 2011 at BlackYouthProject.com!

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Is Black Flight Destroying the Black Community?

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According to a recent report, a widespread migration of affluent Blacks from northern cities is contributing to a widening income gap between whites and inner-city Blacks, and leaving the overall community more vulnerable to economic disparity. Is Black Flight destroying our community? Read more at BlackYouthProject.com!

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WHO WILL RULE 2012: Nicki Minaj, Lana Del Rey, Sleigh Bells and MORE!

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Here are 5 artists that are going to be HUGE in 2012. Some you may know, some you may not. But I’m downright positive that these individuals will hit it BIG next year, just in time for the apocalypse….

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BYP WakeUpCall

VIDEO: Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”

Grammy nominations were announced yesterday,and BYP-favorite Kanye West leads the pack with a whopping seven nominations.In honor of yet another Kanye-dominated awards show, check out Yeezy’s classic video for “Flashing Lights” below.

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New Amy Winehouse: “Halftime”

Check out “Halftime,” a brand new track from Amy Winehouse, off her upcoming posthumous release Lioness: Hidden Treasures, at BlackYouthProject.com!

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