Douglas Wood@douglaswood_70

Interests include Music, Fashion, Politics and Spirituality.
Living in Brooklyn, NY

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/world-africa-44614590

#Repost from @theshaderoom

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A now viral video of a #CVS store manager in Chicago calling the police on a black woman for trying to use a manufacturer’s coupon at a CVS on Friday night has caused the pharmaceutical company to issue an apology. According to the @chicagosuntimes, #CamillaHudson said in a widely shared Facebook post, “So, THIS just happened: I had the police called on me for attempting to use a coupon @ the CVS Pharmacy located at 6150 N. Broadway in Chicago!” _____________________________________

In the video, the manager, who identified himself as #MorryMatson can be seen in a video recorded by Hudson calling authorities. While on the phone he described her as an African American. She quickly responded and said, “I’m black. Black isn’t a bad word.” _____________________________________

The video has since gone viral and a spokesperson for CVS has issued an apology. “We sincerely apologize to Ms. Hudson for her experience in one of our stores. Our Region Director in Chicago contacted Ms. Hudson as soon as we were made aware of this incident. CVS has begun an investigation and we will take any corrective action that is—read more at TheShadeRoom.com (📹: Camilla Hudson/ Facebook)

#ThisIsAmerica #WhitePrivilege #BlackLivesMatter #Racism #LivingWhileBlack #Police


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#Repost from @the.root
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Meet Kareem Waris Olamilekan, an 11-year-old art prodigy. The youngest professional artist in Nigeria is gaining international exposure for his stunning lifelike portraits. #BlackExcellence


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The new Whitney movie of a must see for all music lovers! You laugh and you'll cry but it's so good. #WhitneyTheMovie #WhitneyDocumentary #TheVoice #TheLegend #TheIcon #Gospel #Pop #RythmnAndBlues #SoulMusic


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AS NOURA APPEALS HER DEATH SENTENCE. LET’S KEEP THE PRESSURE ON! LET’S CONTINUE THE PUSH TO SAVE NOURA! #JUSTICEFORNOURA #PARDON #HER
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I LOVE THIS PHOTO!
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We #love this pix of #beauty and #hairstyle the mix of different hair texture and color cast a perfect #reflection on the models face. The colors in the hairstyle is perfect for the season #trending #fashion #beauty where the only code is #originality. @electric_runway @bkstylefoundation #fwbk

#BlackGirlsRock #BlackModels #Darkskin #BlackIsBeautiful #FashionEditorial


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Today we're remembering Michael Jackson, who passed away on this day 9 years ago.
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#MichaelJackson #RIP #MakeAChange #NowPlaying #Love #Blessed #Amen #Thankful #MJ #WeAreOne


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