Lawsuit Alleges Manhattan TGI Friday’s Restaurant Fired Black Workers, Hired New “Light-Skinned” Employees

Originally posted on Global Grind:
A number of black employees who previously worked at a Manhattan TGI Friday’s are suing the chain, alleging that when the busy outpost closed, managers hired an all-new, light-skinned staff to take their place. According to the lawsuit, filed Thursday in the Bronx Supreme Court, only one of the former black…

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A Black Woman Gave Birth To A White Baby & Genetic Experts Aren’t Sure How It Happened

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Two parents who immigrated from Nigeria gave birth to a seemingly white baby at a London hospital recently – blond hair, blue eyes, and all. Angela Ihegboro says she was “speechless” when she first saw her daughter, who does not appear to be albino. The NY Post reports: “The first…

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Former New York Knick Anthony Mason Dead At 48

Originally posted on The Urban Daily:
? Simon Bruty [ione_image_credit width=”1024″ caption=”1″ align=”alignnone” text=”Getty”][/ione_image_credit] Anthony Mason, a 13-year NBA veteran and longtime New York Knick, has died at the age of 48. Earlier this month, Mason suffered a heart attack while being tested at the hospital for congestive heart failure, according to NBA insider Peter Vecsey.…

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Bill Cosby Files Motion To Dismiss Defamation Lawsuit Brought Against Him By Sexual Assault Accusers

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Jonathan Leibson Bill Cosby has found a new way to take action against the sexual assault claims made against him – besides making inappropriate rape jokes. Dozens women have claimed the famed comedian and actor sexually assaulted and/or drugged them, three of those women going so far as to proceed…

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Terrence Howard Wants “Empire” Less PC; Advocates Saying N-Word

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FOX [ione_image_credit width=”300″ caption=”1″ align=”alignnone” text=”Getty”][/ione_image_credit] On its way past 11 million viewers, Fox’s Empire hasn’t exactly shirked controversy. So far, viewers have seen an openly homosexual lead character come to grips with his father’s homophobia, a business at least in part funded by illegal drug money, some adultery,…

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