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Leslie Gordon, Rialto Center Director, keeps cultural representation, international arts in the forefront

  By MIKAYLA BURNS   The Rialto Center at Georgia State University is home of many representations of the world through international dance, music and art. It holds a series…

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The Shock of Losing Anthony Bourdain

It’s so strange because I just introduced my mama to Anthony Bourdain this past wknd when she visited us in Atlanta. We sat in the living room and watched him…

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3 Generations of “Red Table Talk” is What We ALL Needed!

If you haven’t been hidden or stuck under a rock involuntarily I’m pretty sure you’ve seen or heard your friends chatting on Facebook about Jada Pinkett Smith’s new Facebook Live…

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Schooling the Young Ones

Recently there’s been an influx of fly “older” women who are showing the young ladies how it’s done and I am ELATED!!! These ladies have, in a few cases, been…

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The Return of Janet Jackson! Again. We’ve Been Waiting!

Anyone who knows me knows that I am a GINORMOUS Janet and Michael Jackson fan. Yes, when Scream was released I was at a near point of mental shock and…

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The Powerhouse that is Mo’ne Davis

“I never thought at the age of 13 ‘d be a role model, but having young girls look up tome is pretty cool.” The beauty of it is, it’s not just girls but adult women. Her strength, both mental and physical, is an inspiration to women – and I’m sure she helped some men and boys out there think twice about what doing something “like a girl” means.

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To Pimp A Butterfly!

In “To Kill A Mockingbird” the author Harper Collins dealt with racial inequality, gender roles, and bigotry in a classist society. The book, which received its fair share of criticism…

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Besharat: You Want to Know Him!!!

When you see a beautiful woman, what makes her beautiful to you? When you see a rose or any flower what about it makes you admire it? This was the…