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Sen. Kamala Harris stands with attendees and participates in the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. hymn at their Annual Pink Ice Gala in Columbia, South Carolina on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. Elijah Nouvelage/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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How Long Will Fashion's Racial Reckoning Be In Style?

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What's In A Name? The History Of Karens, Beckys And Miss Anns

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Similarities And Differences Of George Floyd Protests And The Civil Rights Movement

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LEFT: Leaders of a march of about 255 people stare at police officers who stopped the group from marching on city hall in Pritchard, Ala, on June 12, 1968. RIGHT: A protester shows a picture of George Floyd from her phone to a wall of security guards near the White House on June 3, 2020, in Washington, DC. Bettman / Jim Watson/Getty hide caption

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André Leon Talley Writes About Wintour, Lagerfeld In 'Chiffon Trenches'

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Barbara Elaine Smith, better known as B. Smith, began her career as a model, going on to be a restaurateur, celebrity chef, author, entertainer and lifestyle doyenne. bsmith.com hide caption

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B. Smith, Restaurateur And Lifestyle Icon, Dies At 70 Of Early Onset Alzheimer's

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Tracing A Century-Long Tradition Of Chinese American Film

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Romance Writers Of America Leadership Resigns

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Racism Scandal In The Romance Writing Industry

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