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Michelle Obama

Reports: Actor Jussie Smollett faces new charges

CHICAGO - Actor Jussie Smollett faces new charges for reporting an attack that Chicago authorities contend was staged to garner publicity, according to media reports Tuesday. The charges include disorderly conduct counts, according to the reports that cite unidentified sources. Smollett, who is black and gay, asserted he was the…
bubmag
February 12, 2020
Michelle Obama

Michigan State University apologizes amid backlash for ‘inappropriate and insensitive’ gift shop display with dolls of notable black figures hanging from trees

Michigan State University issued an apology after students found dolls of notable black people hanging from strings on trees in a gift shop.One of the students, Krystal Davis-Dunn, said "these images evoke a visceral experience."Her friend, Paule-Elizabeth Jackson, recalled feeling "disgust, anger and sadness." Unfortunately, she said, this isn't the…
bubmag
February 3, 2020