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31 Jan 2019

Representation Matters. The Black Women In Comedy Festival Is Coming To NYC

In 2017 Amy Schumer became the first ever female comedian to make it onto Forbes list of highest paid comics. In 2018, she failed to make the list a second time. Women in comedy have had a notoriously difficult time breaking into the upper tiers. They make less than their

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24 Aug 2016

Woman Single Handedly Repels Leslie Jones’ Trolls on Twitter

It was only a month ago that Milo Yiannopoulos released his flying monkeys onto Leslie Jones for simply being a middle-aged black woman, I’d throw successful in there too. Jones temporarily left Twitter, Milo was eventually 86’d from Twitter. In the most recent attack on comedian Leslie Jones, the Drudge Report

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