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MLK Day advice from the first female comedian, Jackie "Moms" Mabley!

MLK Day advice from the first female comedian, Jackie "Moms" Mabley!
Many credit Phyllis Diller with being the first female comedian, but true fans of the genre beg to differ. Thirty years prior to Miss Diller was a woman who, by all means, was a trailblazer for both women, lesbians, and the black community. Jackie “Moms” Mabley was an African American woman who broke the glass... Read more »

Mavis Staples for President 2016: The Anti-Trump!

Mavis Staples for President 2016: The Anti-Trump!
“I think it’s time for the whole nation to start listening to something that means something…this is everybody’s land, this is not just my land, this is our land. This land belongs to everybody; if they would think like that, we’d have a better United States. You know it’s really rough what the colored entertainers... Read more »