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Obama Warns the Nation of How Much Power He’s About to Hand Trump

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Clinton’s Popular Vote Keeps Edging Closer to Obama’s in 2012. And?

It’s a misguided comparison.

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I’m Not Your Racial Confessor

The black person’s burden of managing white emotions in the age of Trump.

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I’m Not Your Black Friend, and I’m Not Your Racial Confessor

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