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TikTok users of color call for better visibility on the For You Page

10.30.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

TikTok users are calling for more visibility for creators of color on the platform. The app's For You Page, a never ending queue of trending content, displays videos based on content the user has already engaged with. Nobody outside of TikTok itself ... ...

Netflix’s ‘Always Be My Maybe’ is a victory for authentic representation

06.06.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

As Mashable's Proma Khosla noted in her review of Netflix's Always Be My Maybe, it might be a wonderful thing to live in a world so inclusive that an Asian-American-lead rom-com supported by a staff of powerful women isn't doomed to withstand endless... ...

Study confirms women and people of color crushed it at the 2018 box office

02.12.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

The future is female, diverse, and lucrative as ****. A new study conducted by USC’s Annenberg Inclusion Initiative has revealed what many 2018 moviegoers already knew: Women and people of color crushed it at the box office. Looking at the 100 ... ...

Barbie gets more inclusive with wheelchair and prosthetic limb

02.11.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

The Barbie Fashionistas line offers over 100 looks to reflect a variety of appearances and identities, and the collection is about to get even more inclusive in 2019.  Mattel announced Monday that new dolls will rock a braided hair texture and h... ...

‘Black girl joy’ is at the heart of this new children’s picture book

02.05.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Breanna J. McDaniel hopes black girls will recognize themselves in her debut picture book Hands Up!. Even before they flip to the first page, they'll see a smiling black girl jumping on the cover.  "Unfortunately, you still don't see a ton of th... ...

Satanists are pushing back as the devil appears in more shows

11.15.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

This has been a particularly hellish year in television and film. From A24's Hereditary to Hulu's Castlerock, the devil has lurked behind dozens of 2018's most talked about plot twists, appearing time and again to rain chaos on the mortals who challe... ...

The women of ‘Ozark’ redefine the male-centric crime genre

09.08.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Major spoilers for Ozark: Season 2 lie ahead.  From Narcos to Breaking Bad, crime dramas have gained a reputation for using shallow female characters as little more than emotional fodder for male stories. Frequently minimized as damsels in distr... ...

Tips On Prepaid Legal Services And Its Advantages

03.26.2010 · Posted in Legal Articles

In an age of law where self representation does more harm to an individual than with the services of an attorney, it becomes apparent that the services of such an attorney may be necessary. The only problem with the concept of finding legal representation is associated with the cost that created with attorney services. ...