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The phrase that Tia and Tamera always said to their annoying neighbor on "Sister, Sister".
What is "Go home, Roger!"?
She didn't want "no hateration, holleration in this dancerie".
Who is Mary J. Blige?
Best known for her work as a pop musician, this artist has now broken into the makeup scene, creating a line of products are lightweight and work for all skin tones and types with over 40 shades.
Who is Rihanna?
The name of the teenage boy whose body was found mutilated after being lynched in Mississippi in 1955 (his death is widely regarded as the spark to the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement).
Who is Emmett Till?
"You is smart, you is kind, you is important."
What is "The Help"?
This popular show, set in 1970s Chicago, starred a young Janet Jackson.
What is "Good Times"?
The founder of Motown Records.
Who is Berry Gordy?
A cultural identity on a famed social network focused on issues of interest to the Black community, particularly in the United States. Its use of hashtags allows for a collective of active users to bring about a wide range of sociopolitical changes.
What is Black Twitter?
Rosa Parks' refusal to give her seat up to a white man triggered a boycott of the bus system in this city.
What is Montogomery, AL?
What is "Boyz in the Hood"?
The person always going into Martin's refrigerator to make himself a sandwich.
Who is Bruh Man?
The artist who rapped this verse in one of his songs: "Last name ever, First name greatest, Like a sprained ankle boy I ain't nothing to play with Started off local but thanks to all the haters, I know G4 pilots on a first name basis"
Who is Drake?
On this show, a popular line was "You get a car, you get a car, you get a car!"
What is The Oprah Winfrey Show?
This court case ended legal segregation in public schools
What is Brown v. Board of Education?
"King Kong ain't got sh*t on me!"
What is "Training Day"?
Jennifer Lopez was a "Fly Girl" on this popular 90s sketch show.
What is "In Living Color"?
Finish the lyrics to this popular 90s song: "'Cause my heart starts beating triple time With thoughts of loving you on my mind..."
What is "I can't figure out just what to do, when the cause and cure is you..."
When white people take customs, practices, or traditions from one culture to either mock or simplify the meaning or significance of that piece of culture. This also means taking/wearing something from another culture and appreciating it only when it is not on the body of a member of that culture.
What is cultural appropriation?
The first African-American to be put on a U.S. postage stamp.
Who is Booker T. Washington?
"All my life I had to fight. I had to fight my daddy. I had to fight my uncles. I had to fight my brothers. A girl child ain't safe in a family of men, but I ain't never thought I'd have to fight in my own house! I love Harpo, God knows I do. But I'll kill him dead before I let him beat me."
What is "The Color Purple"?
The names of the four women starring in the show "Living Single".
Who are Khadijah James, Maxine Shaw, Synclair James, Regine Hunter

This musical artist's debut song came out in 2005 featuring Juelz Santana

Who is Chris Brown?

"Black feminism is not white feminism in blackface" is a quote from Audre Lorde in this book of essays and speeches.
What is "Sister Outsider"?
The name of the West African man who led a revolt on the Spanish slave ship, La Amistad.
Who is Joseph Cinqué?
"I don't have to do nothin' but stay black and die!"
What is "Lean on Me"?