“I’m 22 and There Have Been Mass Shootings at Both My High School and College” and other Tweeted Links…

Left of Black [LeftOfBlack] I’m 22 and There Have Been Mass Shootings at Both My High School and College [shondaland.com] via @byshondaland

Black Art Project [BlackArtProject] FBI’s forgotten war on black-owned bookstores at the height of the Black Power movement [theatlantic.com]

Kristen Clarke [KristenClarkeJD] New Report: Private lenders and municipalities are increasingly turning to the courts to convert low-level civil de… [twitter.com]

Keith Boykin [keithboykin] Slumlord Jared Kushner bought buildings in New York and then filed at least 80 false documents with the city claimi… [twitter.com]

Christopher Wylie [chrisinsilico] Suspended by @facebook. For blowing the whistle. On something they have known privately for 2 years. [twitter.com]

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] HUD removes anti-discrimination language from mission statement, ‘Extremely alarming,’ says Lawyers’ Committee for… [twitter.com]

Atlanta Black Star [ATLBlackStar] Kansas Offers Not a Dime to Exonerated Man Who Spent 23 Years Behind Bars [buff.ly] [twitter.com]

Lex Michael [lexforchange] Much of what I’ve done and wanted to do was inspired by Black Lives Matter. We’re protesting the exact same way and… [twitter.com]

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] The FBI’s War on Black-Owned Bookstores: “At the height of the Black Power movement, the Bureau focused on the unli… [twitter.com]

Patrick S. Tomlinson [stealthygeek] The people who were SUPER UPSET Hillary Clinton ran a legal, secure server out of her home are now completely silen… [twitter.com]

BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS] “By 1871, Congress had authorized the bank to provide mortgages and business loans…a bank using the savings and… [twitter.com]

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] “Political blackness”: a very British concept with a complex history [qz.com] via @qz

Black Art Project [BlackArtProject] “MIT Debuts a New Website Documenting Its African American History” [jbhe.com]

C. Damien Arthur [damien_arthur] “The FBI analyzed 160 cases of active shooters over the period from 2000-2013, and not one was stopped by a conceal… [twitter.com]

Ed Krassenstein 💎 [EdKrassen] For everyone who blames video games for gun deaths, you are WRONG:

Video Game sales per person per year:
🎮 Japan =… [twitter.com]

Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine] ICYMI: “We are entering a brave new world of thermodynamics,” said Sandu Popescu, a physicist at the University of… [twitter.com]

Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine] Physicists may be able to find a telltale sign of an otherwise invisible quantum gravitational force — the “grin of… [twitter.com]

Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine] What’s shaking in the field of space-time research? Mathematicians are busy poking black holes to make sure Einstei… [twitter.com]

Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine] This ancient black hole has the mass of 780 million suns. We can’t explain how it got so big.… [twitter.com]

Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine] Physicists have discovered a zoo of exotic phases of matter that are nothing like the familiar solids, liquids and… [twitter.com]

blackwomenintech [BWiTLA] Why we should be afraid of quantum computing | VentureBeat [venturebeat.com]

StanfordNeurosurgery [TopNeuroDocs] Congratulations to Stanford neurosurgeon, Dr. Odette Harris, on her recent promotion to Professor of Neurosurgery,… [twitter.com]

AJ+ [ajplus] More than 90% of bottled water contains tiny pieces of plastic. Researchers found 10,000 plastic particles for ever… [twitter.com]

Rashad Robinson [rashadrobinson] By speaking out about her own struggle with depression, @letitiawright wants to combat the negative stigma associat… [twitter.com]

Tara [taraw] I understand: my 1st class 1st semester, English professor told me I had to have plaguarized my paper cause black p… [twitter.com]

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] .@DrRJDBarnes Discusses her Award-Winning Book ‘Raising the Race: Black Career Women Redefine Marriage, Motherhood,… [twitter.com]

Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly] A Black Poet Speaks: An Interview with Haki R. Madhubuti [biography.com] via @Biography cc:… [twitter.com]

Rowena M. [RowenaMonde] This collection of Egyptian short stories definitely left an impression #WorldBookDay [twitter.com]

Alex McElroy [abmcelroy1] Three easy steps to writing a novel:

1. Think of a joke.
2. Create a fictional character who might tell that joke… [twitter.com]

floetic justice [floacist] Before you guys give credit to Stan Lee (and Jack Kirby) for everything, please note that Christopher Priest and Re… [twitter.com]

Trevon D Logan [TrevonDLogan] Every year I read Ralph Ellison’s review of “An American Dilemma” and I reflect on the lack of progress in social s… [twitter.com]

Frank Deale [fdeale] Handel and Hendrix: Genius Roommates Who Lived Centuries Apart – WQXR Blog – WQXR [wqxr.org]

JulieDash [JulieDash]#RyanCoogler#WakandaForever#PresidentsDay2018#MondayMotivaton 😎 [twitter.com]

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] This director has been nominated for an Oscar for a film about Emmett Till — and he’s still in school [undf.td]

hannie [hannahmburrell] this is why i hate bruno mars @seren_sensei says it all [twitter.com]

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] “Sexual misconduct is built into the foundation of the music industry. Our data and the stories of over two dozen… [twitter.com]

The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag] After a standing ovation from his peers, Peele confessed that he had stopped writing the critically acclaimed and c… [twitter.com]

Tara [taraw] “If I didn’t Define Myself For Myself, I would be Crunched into OTHER People’s Fantasies for Me and Eaten Alive”
~… [twitter.com]

Jepchumba [digitalafrican] Contos dos Orixás: The Afro-Brazilian Series bringing Orishas to Life [africandigitalart.com] [twitter.com]

Rowena M. [RowenaMonde] The 8 Best Fountain Ink Pens to Buy in 2018 [thebalance.com]

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