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Dictionary.com has announced plans to update their definition of ‘black‘ after being branded racist by New Jersey-based artist Nyshayla Barnes. The 21-year-old took to Twitter recently to share his annoyance at the negative descriptors associated with the term. She posted a screengrab of the synonyms alongside ‘black’, which include ‘dark, dingy, depressing, devilish and sinful.’ As reported […]