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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 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. " -

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First Listen: Sneaks, 'Highway Hypnosis'

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For Sneaks, a repeated sentence can become a roadmap — a means of getting where she wants to go. Back in 2015, when she was establishing her solo project after playing bass in a string of D.C. punk bands, she described the role of her lyrics as being "like a mantra in a way. Everything is done for me." An aid to concentration, a mantra can offer transformation — clarity, release, growth — through repetition.

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Forget being on the wrong side of history, the NFL is on the wrong side of the culture. In two weeks, Super Bowl LIII will kick off in Atlanta, the black mecca and current hip-hop capital, but the league has had to scramble to find black artists willing to perform at the halftime show.

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