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Collage by Ruby Aitken, using a photo via Glamour.

Michelle Obama wrote actress Yara Shahidi’s college recommendation letters. A letter from Michelle Obama would be the recommendation of my dreams. —Diamond Sharp

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New footage related to Michael Brown’s death has been released. The video raises important questions about the original police account in the case.

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Surprising everyone this weekend, Frank Ocean dropped a new single. “Chanel” discusses his sexuality and identity. It’s a must-listen. —Ugochi Egonu ♦