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This Upcoming Drama By Will Packer and Aaron McGruder Imagines "Black America" Post-Reparations

"Black America" is the right kind of alternative history drama.

A new drama by Will Packer and The Boondocks creator Aaron McGruder, which envisions an alternate history for black people in post-Civil War America, is currently in the works, reports Deadline.

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"The Stoop' Is the Podcast Keeping It Real About the Relationship Between Africans and African-Americans

We speak with the creators of "The Stoop," a new podcast tackling the tough conversations surrounding the black community.

"Let's talk about it"—the simple, yet decidedly necessary premise of The Stoop, a new weekly podcast by San Francisco-based journalists and friends Hana Baba and Leila Day.

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People are Split on Whether Beyonce's 'African-Themed' Baby Shower is Appropriation

Folks weigh in on Beyoncé's African-inspired baby shower.

DIASPORA—In yet another showing of her love for all things "African," Beyoncé held a baby shower this weekend inspired by the fashion, music and culture of the continent.

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