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Zaron Burnett III

Zaron Burnett is an investigative journalist and longform features writer based in Los Angeles. He covers culture, politics, race, and other perplexing mysteries for MEL.

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It’s No Coincidence That William Knight Is Becoming Much More Than a Meme

With a single scream, he went viral and became ‘The Secret’ for Zoomers. The newly minted spiritual guru could tell you he’s surprised, but that would fly completely in the face of his core belief: You’re in control of your own reality

Why Julian Edelman’s Brand of ‘Counsel Culture’ Is So Effective

The Jewish NFL star’s response to an anti-Semitic slur is a perfect example of an alternate approach to cancel culture

The Contested Blackness of The Rock

A roundtable of Black wrestling fans debate race in America — as seen through the lens of Dwayne and Rocky Johnson