Chance the Rapper: “Making a song with R. Kelly was a mistake” — Consequence of Sound

The rapper drew some criticism for his comments, as he said, “I didn’t value the accusers’ stories because they were black women.”

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#ThursdayReads: Toni Cade Bambara — Chocolate Vent

Originally named Miltona Mirkin Cade at birth, Toni Cade Bambara was a civil rights activist, writer, teacher, and filmmaker. She was born in 1939 in Harlem, New York. At the age of six, she changed her name to Toni, and in 1970 she added the surname Bambara after finding it among her great-grandmother’s belongings. Bambara […]

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