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Backlash Erupts After Gillette Launches A New #MeToo-Inspired Ad Campaign

Gillette's new ad seeks to channel the #MeToo movement with a new image of masculinity. YouTube Giant razor-maker Gillette got itself into a bit of a tough scrape with a new, nearly 2-minute-long ad promoting the ideals of the #MeToo movement. For over a century, Gillette has championed the alpha men who use its razors, including, its ads have claimed, "all the world's rulers" and " the millions of big, strong-limbed supermen who are fighting to save freedom. " But a new ad released in...

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Beyond Normal Lecture Series - Alabama A&M University

Alabama A&M University will host Dr. Bernice A. King to deliver an address for Black History Month (February 12) on “The Hill.”

All attendees must R.S.V.P by January 11, 2019. 

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Beyond Normal Lecture Series at Alabama A&M University

Alabama A&M University will host April Ryan for the 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King Day Symposium (January 17) on "The Hill"

All attendees MUST R.S.V.P. by January 4, 2019

 

 

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Graduateprograms.com has released its 2018 list of the 25 best schools in the nation to earn a Master of Social Work degree.

Alabama A&M University's MSW program maintains its Top 10 ranking, pulling in at No. 9 with a 2018 student score of 85.42.

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Congratulations to Yurik Bethune, Armoni Holloway, Aqeel Glass, Trevon Walters and Dylan Hamilton!

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"Alabama A&M (21-13) enters the SWAC women's volleyball tournament at Mississippi Valley State as the top seed. " - aamusports.com

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Survivors of California's recent wildfires are bracing for the possibility that the utility Pacific Gas and Electric may go into bankruptcy protection by the end of this month. Investigators are looking into whether the company's equipment started the Camp Fire. For victims suing PG&E, a company bankruptcy could impact their compensation. From member station KQED in San Francisco, Lily Jamali has more.

LILY JAMALI, BYLINE: For the last several weeks, California's Butte County has been inundated with TV ads like these.

After years of living and changing in the public eye, it should come as no surprise that DAWN (f.k.a. D∆WN and Dawn Richard) is a survivor. The multi-hyphenated talent has been through the girl-group music machine and label politics to emerge with her artistic freedom intact. From New Orleans, she's a music-industry outlier who confidently occupies — and constantly redefines — her own lane. She's incomparable.

Each week, Alt.Latino brings together songs from Latin artists. Through Natti Natasha's ideals on female sexuality to Juanes and Labo Ebratt's stylized vallenato, this week's list lends itself as one not meant to be hidden.

Russian authorities tolerated the music videos of zombie babushkas and gothic maidens, even as the ghoulish songs racked up millions of hits on YouTube. But when the Moscow-based electronic music duo IC3PEAK ventured into politics with their latest track, "Death No More," trouble began.

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