July 2, 2010
Every now and then a scandal comes along that makes you wonder what would happen if the circumstances were the same but the skin tone changed. The Root takes a look at a handful of brow-raising incidents and asks if race and privilege influenced the outcome.
January 28, 2010
Yeah, right. From Nadya Suleman to Kourtney Kardashian, exploring the Celebrity Baby Bump Narrative.
July 28, 2009
As the Octomom prepares for a reality television show featuring her basketball team, a judge has appointed a financial guardian for the octuplets...
May 18, 2009
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