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Barbara Streisand Gifts Gigi Floyd Disney Stocks and 2 Albums

Barbara Streisand Gifts Gigi Floyd Disney Stocks and 2 Albums

Barbara Streisand has made George Floyd’s six-year-old daughter, Gigi, a Disney shareholder through a package Streisand sent to her. Streisand also gifted the little girl a copy of two of her albums in addition to the Disney stocks: “My Name is Barbra” (1965) and “Color Me Barbra” (1966). The package comes after previous reports that […]

Re-Branding Products: Unprecedented Global Response

Re-Branding Products: Unprecedented Global Response

The horrific death of George Floyd by police officers and subsequent protests seemed to have had an unprecedented global response on the re-branding of products. Panicked companies are changing their names, logos, and mascots due to the troubled, racial history of their particular product.  Many of these products stem from racial tropes that have been […]

Wendy Williams Needs Time Off to Recover Until Studio Reopens

Wendy Williams Needs Time Off to Recover Until Studio Reopens

Daytime television host Wendy Williams is halting production of her “COVID-19 Stay-At-Home Quarantine” episodes until she can film from her studio. Williams says she needs time off to recover until her studio reopens. There are several possible reasons why this could be. One could be for health reasons. Williams sufferers from Grave’s disease, an autoimmune […]

EEDB Releases ‘Isolation’ a Comment to the Human Condition During the COVID-19 Pandemic [Video Strong Language]

EEDB Releases ‘Isolation’ a Comment to the Human Condition During the COVID-19 Pandemic [Video Strong Language]

On June 22, 2020, Stevie Eagle E and Doc B (EEDB), the production and artist hit-making duo comprised pf Stephen F. Ellis and Peter Herbert Bielig, will release their new single, “Isolation.” The video for “Isolation” was released on June 14 on YouTube and other social media sites. The song strongly suggests that isolation is […]

Aunt Jemima Is Changing Name and Imaging

Aunt Jemima Is Changing Name and Imaging

Aunt Jemima, the pancake syrup company, is changing its name and imaging due to the renewed calls for racial equality. On Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the company announced that the iconic Aunt Jemima figure is “based on a racial stereotype.” The Quaker Oats-owned company also acknowledged that is previous work to update the character was […]

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