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You are not Beyoncé. And that’s okay.
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You are not Beyoncé. And that’s okay.

In a world where everyone is trying to get in “Formation,” it is quite alright not to have all of life’s answers aligned in a perfect row. By Jaimee Swift, Editor-At-Large Posted 10:55 AM EST, Sun., Sept. 18, 2016 With the fall semester of school already revved up in full motion, many concerns and fears loom amongst…

Column: “Code-Switching:” The HU Student’s 404 Error
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Column: “Code-Switching:” The HU Student’s 404 Error

By Xavier Handy-Hamilton, Culture Editor Posted 11:42 AM EST, Fri., Aug. 26, 2016 As a single parent, my mother worked tirelessly to provide the best life possible for my siblings and me. Unfortunately, her dedication to us also led her to spend the majority of her time at work. Like many single parent households, multiple double shifts with…

Column: BET Awards Represent a New Look at the Black American Identity
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Column: BET Awards Represent a New Look at the Black American Identity

By Maya King, Summer ’16 Contributing Reporter Posted 9:07 PM EST, Mon. July 4, 2016 For many years the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards have represented a highly anticipated, but underwhelming tribute to Black achievement. As viewers often provided their critical commentary for the iconic awards show, writers scrambled to add and take away features most…

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