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Nintendo Switch Bans Nicknames Like ‘ACAB’, ‘Nazi’, And ‘Covid’ In Latest Update

The Switch got a new firmware update yesterday that didn’t seem to do anything unusual, but as Switch homebrew modders discovered, it’s added several new phrases to the device’s banned word list.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Lewis Hamilton Won’t Stop

Yesterday, there were reports that Lewis Hamilton would be investigated by the FIA for wearing a certain T-shirt at Sunday’s Tuscan Grand Prix. Today, there are reports that, in fact, there will be no formal investigation. Lewis Hamilton, meanwhile, issued his own statement this morning.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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ORBIT: AMPLIFY Playlist—VNCCII

Over the past few months, electronic artists have celebrated the musical contributions of black artists by compiling ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists. The playlists have succinctly spotlit productions from black artists and artists of color that have influenced these artists’ careers, and on a simpler level, kept them moving and grooving.  Following respective ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists from Kyle Kinch, DJ 4rain, Whethan, Cuppy, CeCe Rogers, Martin Badder, Loud […]

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ORBIT: AMPLIFY Playlist—VNCCII

Over the past few months, electronic artists have celebrated the musical contributions of black artists by compiling ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists. The playlists have succinctly spotlit productions from black artists and artists of color that have influenced these artists’ careers, and on a simpler level, kept them moving and grooving.  Following respective ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists from Kyle Kinch, DJ 4rain, Whethan, Cuppy, CeCe Rogers, Martin Badder, Loud […]

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Ubisoft Says It Will Donate To NAACP After Using Black Lives Matter Imagery To Depict Terrorist Group

During a pre-recorded video ahead of Ubisoft’s gaming showcase later today, CEO Yves Guillemot called the recent use of raised fist imagery in Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad “an oversight” and said measures will be put in place to make sure it doesn’t happen again. Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Ubisoft Apologizes For Tom Clancy Game Imagery That Suggests Black Lives Matter Is Part Of A Terrorist Plot

Today Ubisoft announced it will remove raised fist imagery from the opening cinematic of its new mobile game, Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad, following widespread criticism that the game’s intro plays on right-wing conspiracies about the Black Lives Matter movement.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Ubisoft Apologizes For Tom Clancy Game Imagery That Suggests Black Lives Matter Is Part Of A Terrorist Plot

Today Ubisoft announced it will remove raised fist imagery from the opening cinematic of its new mobile game, Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad, following widespread criticism that the game’s intro plays on right-wing conspiracies about the Black Lives Matter movement.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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UMG launches social justice youth task force in honor of the late John Lewis

Universal Music Group developed a Youth Task Force for Meaningful Change (YTFMC) to honor the late statesman, civil rights leader, and US House Representative, John Lewis. The YTFMC is an offshoot of Task Force for Meaningful Change (TFMC) which launched globally June 4, co-chaired by Jeff Harleston and Ethiopia Habtemariam. The group is compromised of […]

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UMG launches social justice youth task force in honor of the late John Lewis

Universal Music Group developed a Youth Task Force for Meaningful Change (YTFMC) to honor the late statesman, civil rights leader, and US House Representative, John Lewis. The YTFMC is an offshoot of Task Force for Meaningful Change (TFMC) which launched globally June 4, co-chaired by Jeff Harleston and Ethiopia Habtemariam. The group is compromised of […]

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UMG launches social justice youth task force in honor of the late John Lewis

Universal Music Group developed a Youth Task Force for Meaningful Change (YTFMC) to honor the late statesman, civil rights leader, and US House Representative, John Lewis. The YTFMC is an offshoot of Task Force for Meaningful Change (TFMC) which launched globally June 4, co-chaired by Jeff Harleston and Ethiopia Habtemariam. The group is compromised of […]

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Virtually Visit Black Lives Matter Street Art

One enduring element of social movements is street art. Stories are told, lives are honored, and activism promoted through murals and graffiti. In recent months (and years), anti-racist protesters have produced a large swath of street art on walls and sidewalks across the country, and you can now visit many of those…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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ORBIT: AMPLIFY Playlist—Crazy Cousinz

Over the past few months, electronic artists have celebrated the musical contributions of black artists by compiling ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists. The playlists have succinctly spotlit productions from black artists and artists of color that have influenced these artists’ careers, and on a simpler level, kept them moving and grooving.  Following respective ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists from Kyle Kinch, DJ […]

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ORBIT: AMPLIFY Playlist—Crazy Cousinz

Over the past few months, electronic artists have celebrated the musical contributions of black artists by compiling ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists. The playlists have succinctly spotlit productions from black artists and artists of color that have influenced these artists’ careers, and on a simpler level, kept them moving and grooving.  Following respective ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists from Kyle Kinch, DJ […]

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ORBIT: AMPLIFY Playlist—Cuppy

Over the past few weeks, electronic artists have celebrated the musical contributions of black artists by compiling ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists. The playlists have succinctly spotlit productions from black artists and artists of color that have influenced these artists’ careers, and on a simpler level, kept them moving and grooving.  Following respective ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists from CeCe Rogers, Martin Badder, Loud Luxury, Akira […]

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Crystal Skies release philanthropically-centered single, ‘Lullaby’

In June, Crystal Skies could be seen rolling up their sleeves on a Twitch livestream to craft a new cut as part of the “Make A Track In A Day: A Charity Stream For Racial Injustice” challenge. The stream offered those who tuned in an unprecedentedly intimate glimpse of the production pair’s in-studio synergy and […]

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ORBIT: AMPLIFY Playlist—Cece Rogers

Over the past few weeks, electronic artists have celebrated the musical contributions of black artists by compiling ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists. The playlists have succinctly spotlit productions from black artists and artists of color that have influenced these artists’ careers, and on a simpler level, kept them moving and grooving.  Following respective ORBIT: AMPLIFY playlists from Martin Badder, Loud Luxury, Akira Akira, Anabel […]

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