The Independent

Black Athlete Spotlight: Kobe Bryant

February 11, 2020

On a foggy Sunday morning,  the professional sporting world was staggered by the loss of a basketball...

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Kobe Bryant, daughter dead in helicopter crash

January 26, 2020

According to  reports, NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash Sunday morning in Calabasas,...

Opinion | Lizzo is judged by her behavior, not her race or sex

Matthew Rago, Editor-in-Chief

December 17, 2019

Grammy Award nominee Lizzo sparked controversy when she appeared at the Staples Center for the Los Angeles Lakers' matchup against the Minnesota Timberwolves. From the front, her outfit was nondescript, bordering on conservative. The back of her outfit, however, revealed a strategically removed portion of a dress that revealed...

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