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BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
NAACP sues Capital One Bank, alleging discrimination in banking services [houstonchronicle.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Tenants Sue New York City Housing Authority: ‘We Have Let Other People Speak for Us for Too Long’ [nytimes.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
The $2 Billion Bail Industry Is Facing an Existential Crisis — “Local jails are full of people who can’t afford ba… [twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled against a lawsuit filed by the EEOC effectively ruling that r… [twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
There’s a reason why the police union doesn’t want Pamela Price to be Oakland DA…She plans to overhaul the county… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
“If we want a more democratic society, we need more democratic schools.” [jacobinmag.com] via @jacobinmag


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Fighting Poverty, Drugs and Even Violence, All on a Teacher’s Salary [nyti.ms]


Tadias Magazine [TadiasNews]
Ethiopia: Genzebe Dibaba Does It Again, Wins 2 gold in 3 days at 2018 World Indoor Championships… [twitter.com]


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
Anyone who claims to be “pro-worker” or better yet, an anti-capitalist, should definitely check out what’s going do… [twitter.com]


camilleturner [afrofuturist]
We walked to honour people of African descent who walked in the #BlackGrange B4 us #BlackCanada @Walking_Lab[twitter.com]


BikinginLA [bikinginla]
Wait. It really is possible to build a real, honest-to-goodness bike boulevard in Los Angeles County. Just not in t… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
DEBT SNOWBALL UPDATE – $184,677.39 | Stacey Flowers [youtu.be] => @BreakingBrown


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The Price of Wonderland: Homeless Disney Worker Dies in Car [leftvoice.org] @LeftOfBlack @BreakingBrown


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
When Smoketown, Louisville, Kentucky’s oldest historically black neighborhood, started gentrifying, infographic… [fb.me]


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Birthday of Zenzile Miriam Makeba “Mama Africa” (1932) #todayinblackhistory [twitter.com]


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
U.S. Supreme Court rules against citizenship for African Americans with the Dred Scott decision (1857)… [twitter.com]


Sankofa TravelHer [1BlessedCEO]
On this day in 1955, Claudette Colvin, refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger, nine months before Ros… [twitter.com]


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
.@DukeU Professor Dispels Narrative of Black Women during Civil War [utdailybeacon.com] via @UTKDailyBeacon @DukeAAAS @DukeTrinity


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
March 3rd was the anniversary of Woodrow Keeble receiving the Medal of Honor posthumously. He’s Dakota from my Trib… [twitter.com]


GEEZY. [GRYKING]
Remember when Israel supported South Africa’s apartheid regime? Good times. [twitter.com]


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
Echoes of Lynchings in Quiet Photos | The New York Times [kolumnmagazine.com] [twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Maggie Lena Walker, lecturer, writer, activist, and philanthropist, was a pioneer. Born in 1867 to former slaves, s… [twitter.com]


Bloomberg [business]
Here’s why China wants its citizens to have more babies – after decades of limiting families to just one child… [twitter.com]


medievalpoc [medievalpoc]
I just want to say what a big deal it is to see all of these medievalists of color on a panel, discussing how to de… [twitter.com]


medievalpoc [medievalpoc]
I have been fighting this on medievalpoc for five years, elsewhere for the majority of my adult life. I can’t do th… [twitter.com]


medievalpoc [medievalpoc]
There isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t get called “racist (against white people)” by a white person, because I… [twitter.com]


medievalpoc [medievalpoc]
Aurora Consurgens (att: St. Thomas Aquinas or “Pseudo-Aquinas”)
Zürich, Zentralbibliothek MS. Rhenoviensis 172
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Zifeng Liu [zifeng_liu]
Reading Gerard Horne’s exciting new book, published by @NYUpress #AfroAsianSolidarity [twitter.com]


Jepchumba [digitalafrican]
Mother of Invention Animated Illustrations by Shyama Golden [africandigitalart.com] [twitter.com]


Jepchumba [digitalafrican]
Liyana: Swaziland Animated Documentary [africandigitalart.com] [twitter.com]


Jepchumba [digitalafrican]
Afro Combs inspired by African activists [africandigitalart.com] [twitter.com]


Jepchumba [digitalafrican]
Kugali: An African Comics Anthology [youtube.com] [africandigitalart.com]


lynnée denise [lynneedenise]
Meanwhile Miriam Makeba family out here fighting white South Africans to gain access to the rights to her music…m… [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]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Paul Beatty on Los Angeles Lit, The Sellout, and Life After the Man Booker [lithub.com] via @lithub


allAfrica.com [allafrica]
Will France’s Museums Return African Art Treasures? [allafrica.com] #Africa #Benin #Nigeria [twitter.com]


Cave Canem [cavecanempoets]
Thank you to all “Cave Canem’s Fellows & Faculty Exquisite Corpse” contributors, including:
@mobrowne[twitter.com]


Cave Canem [cavecanempoets]
Congratulations to all of the finalists for the @LambdaLiterary awards, among them, Cave Canem fellows Dawn Lundy M… [twitter.com]


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
Finalists for the Pauli Murray Book Prize in Black Intellectual History [aaihs.org] via @AAIHS[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
The Geography of Oppression: ‘Shooting from a helicopter, the artist LaToya Ruby Frazier documented how King’s as… [twitter.com]


Arianna Davis [ariannagdavis]
I am proud to present #BlackIsTheNewBlack, a celebration of 20 inspiring Black women, written by @Refinery29‘s Blac… [twitter.com]


Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]
Obviously I had to get this [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Where are all the films about poor Americans?
[theguardian.com]


soulphoodie [soulphoodie]
First Ever Black Vegan Festival Comes to New York [bit.ly] [twitter.com]


Kima Jones [kima_jones]
Since losing my father in September, people have been *surprised* when I say that he was my best friend because the… [twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
“Black women have had to develop a larger vision of our society than perhaps any other group. They have had to unde… [twitter.com]


Mári 🇵🇷 (I'm Black. This isn't hard.) [_ItsMarisWorld_]
“Black women in this country are viewed as perfectly acceptable and desirable for taking care of other’s people chi… [twitter.com]


Tara [taraw]
Come on @Delta, 45 min delay on an international flight for cleaning of the plane? That’s all the info you give, some of us have connections


Tara [taraw]
In a Uber in #Berlin and he’s playing #DrDre and #SnoopDog song “Still”… It’s kinda a hilarious moment cause it’s so unexpected.


Erik Meijer [headinthebox]
They lost my luggage, and all I got was a white XXL t-shirt … [twitter.com]

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