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Tom Wolfe in 2008. He was known for his white suits. Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images hide caption

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Remembering Tom Wolfe, 'The Man In The Ice-Cream Suit'

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Chairman and CEO Linda Johnson Rice speaks at Ebony magazine's Power 100 Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif., last December. Earl Gibson III/Getty Images hide caption

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#EbonyOwes: 99 Problems And Money Is One

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Ten Thousand Writers... and Two Intrepid Podcast Hosts

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In the world of books and literature, "diversity" has recently become hotly debated, along with other cultural and media spheres. Though a few writers of color seem to be getting more shine, the demographics of those working behind the scenes in publishing remain almost entirely white. malerapaso/Getty Images hide caption

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Three months ago, producer Ross Putman started tracking descriptions of female characters from scripts he read. On Tuesday, he shared them with the world on his Twitter account, "Fem Script Intros." David Livingston/Getty Images hide caption

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