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Black Blogger Revealed as Paid Corporate Hack

Yvette Carnell As founder of BreakingBrown, I’ve said on several occasions that many of the people in the black blogosphere and Twitterverse are paid provocateurs instead writers with a vested

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Katt Williams on Dave Chappelle: They Decap¡tated Him Right in Front of Us [Video]

Comedian Katt Williams is not arrogant and openly admitted during a recent interview that both Dave Chappelle and Kevin Hart are better than him, but that doesn’t even raise eyebrows

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Kobe Bryant Finally Decides to Support Trayvon Martin’s Cause

In a profile of Kobe Bryant in New Yorker‘s March issue, Bryant sparked outrage with his comments on the black community’s reaction to Trayvon Martin. Bryant made it plain that

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News Anchor Quits After Berating “Young Black Men Without Fathers”

Sean Bergin, a reporter from News 12 in New Jersey, was suspended over comments he made on Sunday about fatherless black men during a news report. Bergin now says he

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Joan Rivers Storms Off CNN Set After Telling Anchor Fredricka Whitfield to “Shut Up”

If you’re a fan of BreakingBrown then you probably aren’t a huge fan of mainstream media. That’s fine because we get you. It’s why we’re here. Still, who could have

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CNN’s Don Lemon: “Redskin” is Sort of Like the “N Word”

While interviewing Morgan Freeman, CNN’s Don Lemon admitted that he’d grown weary of having discussions about race. Still, somehow, whenever a racial conversation catches traction, Lemon finds a way to

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Man Behind “CNN of the Ghetto” Says If You Don’t Like It, Don’t Click

When Beyonce’s sister Solange went berserk on Jay-Z in an elevator, all sorts of memes swirled around the net mocking everyone involved. One such meme showed a picture of Jay-Z

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Don Lemon Thinks Black People Are Responsible for Justin Bieber Using the “N” Word

by Yvette Carnell CNN’s in house black respectability expert and race explainer, Don Lemon,  is on a roll this week. Just yesterday BreakingBrown reported that Lemon, while interviewing Morgan Freeman,

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Fox News Affiliate Tells Viewers Dead Maya Angelou Is Canceling Scheduled Appearance

A local Fox News affiliate has egg on its face for the way it covered Maya Angelou’s death. The station’s offense was insensitively reporting something that is common sense to

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NYT: Black Women Have Seen No Improvement in Their Employment Rate During Recovery

If an economic recovery is to be deemed successful, it is reasonable to assume that it shouldn’t leave out entire demographics. However, an article in the New York Times reaches

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