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Dutch Paper Uses N-Word

On Friday, July 31, 2015 a Dutch newspaper, NRC Handelsblad, published an article using the N-word in the headline...


Your borough in pictures

  • Brook-Lens: Photos from Afropunk 2015
  • Brook-Lens: Brooklyn's 'Spirit' Represented at the 3rd Annual Beer and Wine Festival
  • Pink Houses Community Farm Opening
    Brook-Lens: Pink Houses Community Farm Opening Celebration
  • Danny Simmons, farewell party, Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation, photos, Philadelphia, Brooklyn
    Brook-Lens: A Farewell Celebration in Bed-Stuy for Danny Simmons
  • Brook-Lens: 'FAILE' at the Brooklyn Museum
  • Afros: A Celebration of Natural Hair, Michael July, House of Art Gallery
    Brook-Lens: New Exhibit Opens in Bed-Stuy Celebrating Afros, Natural Hair
  • Brook-Lens: Tyson Beckford, Manolo Rose and a Host of Brooklyn Tastemakers Party at Trap House NYC in Bed-Stuy
  • Brook-Lens: Walk of Art Kids '10 X10' Exhibition
  • Photos: DanceAfrica 2015 Bazaar
  • Photos: MoCADA Celebrates 15 Years With Massive Masquerade Ball
  • Photos: Bed-Stuy Crusaders Season Launches with Media Day
  • Photos: The Womeneur Pre-Launch event.
  • Photos: Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce Launches in Kings County
  • Brooklyn Marches for Selma!
  • A Champion's Story: BRIC Presents Work-in-Progress Reading on the Life of Nina Simone
  • Healthier Food Options Changing the Way East New York Shops and Eats
  • Brooklyn Gets Misty-fied Over World-Class Ballerina
  • Kehinde Wiley at the Brooklyn Museum: Life Reimagined... in Living Color
  • Annual 'Restore Brooklyn' Benefit Honors Rosie Perez, featuring Spike Lee
  • Photos: Doug E Fresh and Rick the Ruler aka "The Get Fresh Crew" Rock the Stage at Restoration