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Rap continues to empower and push discourse around race relations in America

Catalina Benavides February 13, 2021
Rap music today reflects the messages of both Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. Rappers have used their platforms and lyrical talent to express to their audiences that the fight for equal rights for the Black community is not over. 
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From left to right actors Eliza Taylor, Thomas McDonell and Marie Avgeropoulos from the CW show, The 100. PHOTO CREDIT: RACH/FLICKR

Next on The CW: “The 100” returns for a third season

Ryan Williams January 23, 2016
After its explosive finale last year, “The 100,” a post-apocalyptic series on The CW, premiered its third season Jan. 21.
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“We Are Your Friends” does not live up to the hype

David Pepa August 30, 2015
The movie “We Are Your Friends,” directed by Max Joseph, captivates the audience with its infectious DJ music, but also had a few red flags in between the beats.
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“Neighbors”: a movie that ensures lots of laughs

Colleen Rowe August 27, 2014
Nicholas Stoller’s feature film, “Neighbors,” targets the clichés of American university culture and, more specifically, fraternity brotherhoods.
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