the kinte space [KinteSpace] Is All Debt Bad Debt for Latinos and African Americans? [demos.org] » @breakingbrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Invisible unicorns: Big companies that started with little or no money [techcrunch.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Dr. Umar Johnson, Roland Martin, and the Test of Black Leadership 7/12 [youtube.com] @breakingbrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win maths’ Fields Medal, dies [bbc.co.uk]

KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine] American Express C.E.O. Ken Chenault to Step Down | The New York Times [kolumnmagazine.com] [twitter.com]

Don Syme [dsyme] Britain’s 2nd biggest care home operator (17,000 beds) forced to take expensive 15% interest loan from its private… [twitter.com]

jen yamato [jenyamato] Disney has blacklisted the @LATimes over its Anaheim reporting. This tactic should concern journalists everywhere. [latimes.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Major Taylor: The Second Black World Champion in any Sport [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Meet Maggie Lena Walker: First American Female To Work As A Bank President In The United States [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] July 14, 1885: Sarah E. Goode Becomes First Black Woman to Receive U.S. Patent [blackthen.com]

Atlas Obscura [atlasobscura] The monuments are incorrectly described as “abandoned” or lumped under the catch-all title of “communist monuments” [trib.al]

N🎃 Freeways PDX [nomorefreeways] Electric Vehicles may alleviate carbon emissions, but don’t solve the inherent geometric fallacy that our cities ha… [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Climate change is going to make air travel even more nightmarish, study says [theverge.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Physical activity inequality can explain obesity differences [arstechnica.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] the case of the missing money: billions vanished in the 1970s #Eurodollar @MacroVoices [youtu.be] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Scientists have inserted a GIF of a horse into living bacteria — did your brain just explode? | TechCrunch [techcrunch.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Robots and AI are going to make social inequality even worse, says new report [theverge.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] What to know when your car is melted by 7,500 pounds of slime eels [theverge.com]

Brent Turner [brentrt] Been sleeping on the budding Blockchain Ecosystem?
I was.
This (amazing) write up is how I jumped back in:[j.mp]

Mosaic Magazine [MosaicLiterary] Nicole Sealey chats about her highly-anticipated debut #poetry collection, Ordinary Beast [bit.ly] [twitter.com]

Open Culture [openculture] The Feynman Lectures on Physics, The Most Popular Physics Book Ever Written, Now Completely Online… [twitter.com]

BLOUIN ARTINFO [artinfodotcom] Contemporary and Modern-day South Asian Art paintings created throughout the 20th and 21st centuries… [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] John Steinbeck Has a Crisis in Confidence While Writing The Grapes of Wrath: “I am Not a Writer.” [openculture.com] » @rowenamonde

Sayed I. Hashimi [sayedihashimi] Here’s what a $32 pie from @AmazonFresh looks like. Great idea packing the pie sideways @amazon [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Over 200 killed in Mogadishu blast – YouTube [youtube.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Zip code better predictor of health than genetic code [hsph.harvard.edu]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Lifesaving advice from a black woman held at gunpoint by police [theundefeated.com] » @breakingbrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Walking While Black: New Research Examines Why It’s So Dangerous [governing.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Report shows seniors tapping into payday loans [dailybreeze.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] You need to make $109K to afford a 2-bedroom apartment in Los Angeles [abc7.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Family earning up to $138K qualifies for affordable housing in San Francisco [abc7.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Up to 14% of community college students are homeless, new study says [college.usatoday.com]

BadAppleCiderVinegar [jaybeware] Just a reminder that Richard Spencer walks the streets, inciting genocide in this country & Joshua Williams is stil… [twitter.com]

Rachel Andrew [rachelandrew] If flying to the US, you probably want to get to the airport a bit earlier than usual – new security checks start: [bbc.co.uk]

Black Art Project [BlackArtProject] In new poll, African-Americans say they are still treated unfairly [news.harvard.edu] via @harvard

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] The 15 worst data security breaches of the 21st Century [csoonline.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] The new horsemen: why American riot police embraced the bicycle [theguardian.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Hobby Lobby Illegally Imported Cuneiform into the United States from Iraq [nytimes.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Rami Khouri: Syria’s Proxy War is Culmination of Last Century of Failed Arab State-Building [youtube.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Earlene Brown: Most Unheralded U.S. Athlete of All Time | Black Then [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The strange and righteous history of the equals sign [arstechnica.com]

Akinyele Umoja [BabaAk] How Capitalism and Spanish Imperialism Served as a Counterrevolution to Taino Primitive Communism [bit.ly]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] We Could Have Had Cellphones Four Decades Earlier [mobile.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Volvo Says Goodbye To Gasoline [spectrum.ieee.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Batteries that “drink” seawater could power long-range underwater vehicles [news.mit.edu]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Only 100 Companies Are Responsible For 71 Percent of Global Emissions, Says Study [news.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Microsoft’s Default Font Is at the Center Of a Government Corruption Case [yro.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Paying Professors: Inside Google’s Academic Influence Campaign [wsj.com] » @newblackman

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Iceberg the Size of Delaware, Among Biggest Ever Recorded, Snaps Off Antarctica [science.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Why the average millionaire’s college GPA is 2.9 [youtube.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Elon Musk’s big battery brings reality crashing into a post-truth world | Tim Hollo | Opinion | The Guardian [theguardian.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Net Neutrality In Afrika Was Dead Long Before It Was Born [iafrikan.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] How to make a friend fast – the scientific method [happyturtlethings.net]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] There’s a lot of bias in astronomy — and women of color are hurt the most – The Verge [theverge.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] There’s A Reason Women in Tech Are Finally Speaking Out [wired.com]

Open Culture [openculture] Napoleon’s Kindle: See the Miniaturized Traveling Library He Took on Military Campaigns [bit.ly] [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] US military intelligence agencies have influenced over 1,800 movies and TV shows [medium.com] » @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Simon Stålenhag’s next book of retro sci-fi art is now on Kickstarter [theverge.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Ai Weiwei Talks to David Remnick About Art, Censorship, and Twitter [newyorker.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Stefan Zweig’s Character and Literary Style – YouTube [youtube.com] « @RowenaMonde

the kinte space [KinteSpace] 100 Years of Cinema: Series Explores the History of Cinema by Analyzing One Film Per Year, Starting in 1915 [openculture.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Wes Anderson on Stefan Zweig & The Grand Budapest Hotel | LIVE from the NYPL – YouTube [youtube.com] « @RowenaMonde

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Delta Blues Guitarist: Henry Sloan [blackthen.com] » @megafunkmega

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] Octavia Butler: The Brutalities of the Past Are All Around This by @GabbyBellot | [lithub.com] via @lithub

michael massenburg [mikemassenburg] Artforum Publisher Knight Landesman Resigns Amid Reports of Sexual Misconduct [shar.es] via @ARTnewsmag

soulphoodie [soulphoodie] The Lost Cookbooks Of Black Chefs:[bit.ly] [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] 6 Corporations Control 90% of the Media in America [morriscreative.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] U.S. soldiers were ambushed in Niger. Here’s what American forces are doing there [youtube.com] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Despite Exposés Hundreds of Judges Preside in New York Without Law Degrees [propublica.org] » @tonetalks

the kinte space [KinteSpace] In West Los Angeles, the American dream collides with a different kind of profit imperative [topix.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Americans Are Wary of Being Alone with the Opposite Sex [nytimes.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Silicon Valley Women, in Cultural Shift, Frankly Describe Sexual Harassment [nytimes.com]

Liz Meriwether [lizmeriwether] I don’t need to be “held sacred”. I need birth control, paid maternity leave, child care options, universal pre-K, and a safe work place.

Teresa Mbagaya [TeresaMbagaya] Today I learned only 16 black women in the US have raised more than $1M in funding. Ever. Sigh.

Emily Lakdawalla [elakdawalla] This discriminates against women, since women academics are more likely to be married to men in their field than th… [twitter.com]

BikinginLA [bikinginla] You’ve got to be kidding. A Novato man faces just five years, despite intentionally running down four bicyclists. [marinij.com]

Rachel Andrew [rachelandrew] If flying to the US, you probably want to get to the airport a bit earlier than usual – new security checks start: [bbc.co.uk]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] “Leave Now”: Spray-Painted Hate in the California Desert [newyorker.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] America’s Future Is Texas [newyorker.com] » @BreakingBrown

BadAppleCiderVinegar [jaybeware] Just a reminder that Richard Spencer walks the streets, inciting genocide in this country & Joshua Williams is stil… [twitter.com]

Teresa Mbagaya [TeresaMbagaya] 66% of #teachers in #Kaduna failed exams set for 6 yr old #students. This is a larger crises in #education that sim… [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] young bruh, our indigenous ancestors used to use controlled burns to make the landscape look like a golf course -now we got eco-rape😣

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Confederacy: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO) [youtube.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] How the Grenfell Tower fire happened, explained [youtube.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] July 2, 1777: Vermont Becomes the 1st American Territory to Abolish Slavery [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] July 1, 1974: Martin Luther King’s Mother, Alberta King, Slain in the Church [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] July 1, 1889: Frederick Douglass Named the Minister to Haiti (1889) [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Marie-Joseph Angélique: Escaped Bondage Only to Be Recaptured and Tortured to Death [blackthen.com] » @RowenaMonde

KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine] “Uncivil”: The Civil War Stories We Didn’t Learn in School [kolumnmagazine.com] [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Space Isn’t What You Think It Is [nautil.us]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] In Neanderthal DNA, Signs of a Mysterious Human Migration [nytimes.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Large-Scale Study ‘Shows Neonic Pesticides Harm Bees’ [news.slashdot.org] » @MindOverMunch, @Hood_Biologist

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Something Big Is Warping Our Outer Solar System [science.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Prozac Nation Is Now the United States of Xanax [nytimes.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] A bus that runs on formic acid [bbc.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Urban nature: What kinds of plants and wildlife flourish in cities? [theconversation.com] » @Hood_Biologist

the kinte space [KinteSpace] New Florida law lets any resident challenge what’s taught in science classes [washingtonpost.com] » @Hood_Biologist

the kinte space [KinteSpace] More Millennials Are Having Strokes [scientificamerican.com] » @MindOverMunch, @ChefKorennn, @CHEFAHKI

the kinte space [KinteSpace] ‘Anumeric’ people: when a language has no words for numbers [theconversation.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] The Dangerous Irrelevance of String Theory | Not Even Wrong [math.columbia.edu]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Survival of the smallest: the contested history of the English short story [newstatesman.com] » @Nalo_Hopkinson, @RowenaMonde

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Women in Theatre: Lynn Nottage [youtube.com] » @NewBlackMan, @sweetpotatosoul

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Warner Bros., Tolkien Estate Settle $80 Million ‘Hobbit’ Lawsuit [yro.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Kazuo Ishiguro, the 2017 Nobel Prize Winner in Literature, in The New Yorker [newyorker.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Interview with Ex Machina’s Scientific Advisor [blog.ycombinator.com] » @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] This Week in Fiction: Hye-young Pyun on the Role of Suspense in Storytelling | The New Yorker [newyorker.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Browse a Collection of Over 83,500 Vintage Sewing Patterns [openculture.com]

Philip Lewis [Phil_Lewis_] Midtown Detroit restaurant faces 300% rent hike – when the lease runs out, rent will jump from 1750 to 7000 a month… [twitter.com]

soulphoodie [soulphoodie] Afro-Vegan Is the Healthyish Cookbook We Need Right Now [bit.ly] [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] 5 Ethiopian Foodies you should follow! [blackfoodie.co]

Chickasaw Nation [ChickasawNation] Pashofa is a simple corn dish that has been an important food to Chickasaw people for centuries. #NationalFoodDay [twitter.com]

CicLAvia [CicLAvia] Our next Ciclavia: Iconic Wilshire Boulevard! See you all December 10th! [twitter.com]

The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag] How Congress let the assault weapons ban expire. [businessinsider.com] #ICYMI #LasVegasShooting

the kinte space [KinteSpace] No one is paying attention to the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II [washingtonpost.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Brazilian President Michel Temer Charged with Corruption, a Year After He Backed Ouster of Rousseff [democracynow.org] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] “America is on Trial”: Historian Ibram X. Kendi on the Failure to Convict Cops Who Kill Black People [democracynow.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] ‘I’m Suing New York City To Loosen Verizon’s Iron Grip’ [tech.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Americans don’t need more degrees, they need training [venturebeat.com] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Facebook Censorship Protect White Men from Hate Speech but Not Black Children [propublica.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] A Murder in Kansas Shatters the Dreams of Immigrant Tech Workers [wired.com] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Extremes in Minimalism, Frugality, and Early Retirement [mymoneyblog.com] » @BreakingBrown

John Dean [JohnWDean] “Pro-Life in the Streets; Pro-Choice in the Sheets:” The Flagrant Sexual Hypocrisy of Conservative Men via @NYTimes [nytimes.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Are 401(k) loans taxed? | Investopedia [investopedia.com]

Calestous Juma [calestous] 3% of Americans own half the #guns. 78% of Americans own no gun [washingtonpost.com] [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Stamped from the Beginning: Ibram X. Kendi on the History of Racist Ideas in U.S. [democracynow.org] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Einstein’s ’05 patent office performance review [norvig.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Raphael Élizé: First Black Mayor of A French Metro Town [blackthen.com] » @RowenaMonde

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Esther Afua Oclohttps: Ghanaian Entrepreneur & Pioneer of Micro-lending [blackthen.com] » @HoodFeminism

Anthony Scriffignano [Scriffignano1] AI has become so popular in picking stocks that it’s become ineffective #SmartNews [marketwatch.com]

Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite] Autopilot car could be ‘fatal’ to cyclists, study’s researcher concludes [cyclingweekly.com]

Jason Nazar [jasonnazar] See how much people in Tech are getting paid. Thousands of real salaries & equity of tech employees on @Comparably [cards.twitter.com]

Black Art Project [BlackArtProject] “Political Art Is Out in Force at Frieze—But Is Anyone Buying It?” [news.artnet.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Typecasting: The Use and Misuse of Period Typography in Movies (2001) [marksimonson.com] » @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Albert Einstein Writes the 1949 Essay “Why Socialism?” [openculture.com] » @BreakingBrown

michael massenburg [mikemassenburg] Artist Oscar Magallanes brings the Getty to Inglewood [huffingtonpost.com] via @HuffPostBlog

Alex [alex_kainikii]@anndaramola@RowenaMonde Try @badilishapoetry

Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]@alex_kainikii@anndaramola@badilishapoetry Ooh, nice! Thanks, Alex:)

the kinte space [KinteSpace] this Ella Brennan documentary on @netflix has few token Negroes yet is about food in New Orleans [youtube.com] « @soulphoodie

the kinte space [KinteSpace] These Chips Are Made From Crickets [thedieline.com] » @MindOverMunch, @hotforfood

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Vegan Mayonnaise Company Starts Growing Its Own Meat In Labs, Says It Will Get To Stores First [science.slashdot.org] » @MindOverMunch

the kinte space [KinteSpace] What It Costs to Open a Restaurant in San Francisco [sf.eater.com] » @MindOverMunch

Black Aziz Ansari 👏 [Freeyourmindkid] Some things never change. [twitter.com]

CicLAvia [CicLAvia] Our next Ciclavia: Iconic Wilshire Boulevard! See you all December 10th! [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The Foreign Visa Crackdown Is Putting Americans Out of Work [bloomberg.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Supreme Court Says People Can’t Be Banned From The Internet [techdirt.com] » @IramiOF

the kinte space [KinteSpace] “Black Wealth Increases for the First Time This Century” [demos.org] » @tonetalks, @BreakingBrown, @NewBlackMan

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Utility that says Comcast didn’t pay bills threatens to pull wires off poles [arstechnica.com] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Is American Childhood Creating an Authoritarian Society? [theamericanconservative.com] » @khemenutwilhite

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Anthem To Pay $115 Million In The Largest Data Breach Settlement Ever [it.slashdot.org]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Cell phone bills plunge as telecoms lose pricing power [wsj.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The new, subtle ways the rich signal their wealth [bbc.com]

Davis Leffernan [DavidLetternan] Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was NOT a “lone wolf”, he was NOT “mentally ill”, he was a TERRORIST. End white privilege today.

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Juan Garrido: The Career Conquistador [blackthen.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The Master’s Voice: What we know of Bach, and may never comprehend [weeklystandard.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] 90 Cities Install A Covert Technology That Listens For Gunshots [yro.slashdot.org] » @BreakingBrown

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Lloyd Hall: Contributed to the Science of Food Preservation [blackthen.com] » @soulphoodie, @OvercookedVegan

the kinte space [KinteSpace] She May Be the Most Unstoppable Scientist in the World [npr.org] » @NewBlackMan, @HoodFeminism

the kinte space [KinteSpace] New Seafloor Map Reveals How Strange the Gulf of Mexico Is [news.nationalgeographic.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Freshwater from salt water using only solar energy [news.rice.edu] » @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Older fathers have ‘geekier sons’ [bbc.co.uk]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Men speak 7x more than women in adverts – Cannes Lions research [thememo.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] What Is Mathematics and What Should It Be? [pdf] [sites.math.rutgers.edu]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Reinventing the toilet in Madagascar [mosaicscience.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Texas Is Too Windy and Sunny for Old Energy Companies to Make Money [bloomberg.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Coconut Oil Wont Kill You but Listening to the American Heart Association Might [sustainabledish.com] » @soulphoodie, @MindOverMunch

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Just 14 People Make 500,000 Tons of Steel a Year in Austria [hardware.slashdot.org] » @BreakingBrown, @Nalo_Hopkinson

the kinte space [KinteSpace] 7 Great Linux Design Tools Digital Artists Should Know [maketecheasier.com] » @JuneCarol_E

the kinte space [KinteSpace] 2016: Introducing Instagram Stories [blog.instagram.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Apple is asking music labels to take a smaller cut of revenue from streaming – The Verge [theverge.com] » @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] How Hollywood Got Hacked: Studio at Center of Netflix Leak Breaks Silence [it.slashdot.org] » @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Software Developer Explains Why The Ubuntu Phone Failed [mobile.slashdot.org] » @digitalafrican

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Magical Warfare Technologies and the Persistence of False Beliefs [pdf] [raulsanchezdelasierra.files.wordpress.com]

coldplums [coldplums]@Oniropolis This lovely thread. For me, the indelible imprint of Ozu on the landscape of postwar Tokyo (and Osaka a… [twitter.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The Whispered Warnings of Radiohead’s “OK Computer” Have Come True [newyorker.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] On a Wonderful, Beautiful, Almost Failed Sentence by Virginia Woolf [lithub.com] » @RowenaMonde

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The Relevance of Intellectual Montage: Post Eisenstein – The Movie Experience! [reddmovies.wordpress.com] » @RowenaMonde, @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The Battleship Potemkin (1925) intellectual montage [youtube.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The making of Exchange, a new typeface [frerejones.com]

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Herbie Hancock to Teach His First Online Course on Jazz [openculture.com] » @NewBlackMan, @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] The death of the electric guitar – Washington Post [washingtonpost.com] » @megafunkmega

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Farmers Take Out Millions In Loans To Raise Chickens For Big-Box Retailers [npr.org] » @MindOverMunch, @soulphoodie