Blk & Missing FDN [BAM_FI]
One small St. Louis County town is missing dozens of teens
[via.fox2now.com] via
@fox2now


AnaMariaArchila [AnaMariaArchil2]
The police in Puerto Rico just pepper spayed a peaceful gathering.
#ParoNacionalPR [twitter.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
Judge dismisses historic preservation claim to protect Chaco Canyon from drilling
[krqe.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
Yesterday, Seattle, WA City Council proclaimed May 5th a Day of National Awareness for Missing and Murdered Indigen…
[twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Law enforcement groups gave $420,000 to DA deciding whether to bring charges against cops who killed Stephon Clark…
[twitter.com]


Vocativ [vocativ]
A Brazilian councilwoman was murdered… now her best friend is being targeted 😢
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Why Households Need To Earn $300,000 A Year To Live A Middle Class Lifestyle Today
[financialsamurai.com] via…
[twitter.com]


Bakari Kitwana [therealbakari]
Dr James Cone: “I realized that for black people to be free, they must first love their blackness.”
@NewBlackMan
[twitter.com]


MarthaOnPreaching [Drmarthasimmons]
Dr. James Cone, the Father of Black Liberation Theology died in NY on yesterday. The world has lost one of its grea…
[twitter.com]


Smithsonian NMAAHC [NMAAHC]

#DYK the ironing board was invented by an African American woman?
#OTD in 1892, Sarah Boone patented this ironing b…
[twitter.com]


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
In 1825, Haiti Paid France $21 Billion To Preserve Its Independence — Time For France To Pay It Back
[forbes.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Historians broadly agree that lynchings were a method of social and racial control meant to terrorize black America…
[twitter.com]


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
“Don’t tell me about the valley of the shadow of death. I live there.” ~Mumia Abu-Jamal Former Black Panther, 37-…
[twitter.com]


Sherrilyn Ifill [Sifill_LDF]
As someone who studied lynching for years and wrote a book about it, I remain astonished & offended at the willingn…
[twitter.com]


Josh Myers [ddehewty]
1619 is an important marker. It’s not *the* marker. I’m not sure there is *a* marker. But if there has to be it’s n…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@ddehewty Other markers: * 700AD when the Moors invaded Spain * 550BC when the Greeks invaded Miletus * The fall o…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Were the suffragettes terrorists?
[acast.com] @FernRiddell


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
A brief history of U.S. homeownership
[getrichslowly.org] via
@getrichslowly


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Top Professor, Ron Daniels, Retires as Distinguished Lecturer at York College, CUNY
[blackstarnews.com]


Tamika D. Mallory [TamikaDMallory]
Black folks are suffering from real live PTSD. We are watching our ppl be brutalized similar to when our ancestors…
[twitter.com]


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
The Racial Politics of Citation — “The lack of citations of scholars of color furthers racial dominance and forec…
[twitter.com]


Christina Greer [Dr_CMGreer]
I should not have read this first thing on a Monday morning. Sigh. Cc
@KBDPHD @dorianwarren @DrPhilGoff @esglaude [chronicle.com]


Elizabeth Warren [SenWarren]
The DOJ is on track to approve a merger between Monsanto and Bayer, which would hand control of 1/4 of the world’s…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Foxconn Will Drain 7 Million Gallons of Water Per Day From Lake Michigan to Make LCD Screens
@slashdot
[rpx.me]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
A Hawaiian island got about 50 inches of rain in 24 hours. Scientists warn it’s a sign of the future
[latimes.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
State officials: discolored Compton water poses no health risks
[abc7.com] via
@abc7


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
CSHL Keynote, Dr. Maiken Nedergaard, University of Rochester Medical Center – YouTube

[m.youtube.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
How Sleep Clears the Brain | National Institutes of Health (NIH)

[nih.gov]


Open Culture [openculture]
A Visual Introduction to Soviet Montage Theory: A Revolution in Filmmaking
[goo.gl] [twitter.com]


Dangerous Lee [DangerousLee]
Novelist Aya de Leon On Book, The Accidental Mistress, and Competition Between Black Women
[dangerouslee.biz] [twitter.com]


British GQ [BritishGQ]
.
@MrChuckD shares his memories of hip hop’s “golden era” before weighing in on the future of the genre.
[buff.ly]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Jabo Starks, Drummer for James Brown, Dies at 79
[nyti.ms]


The Public Archive [public_archive]
Linton Kwesi Johnson: ‘It was a myth that immigrants didn’t want to fit into British society. We weren’t allowed’
[theguardian.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
“If it (“Jazz”) is accepted as an art, it is the same as any other art. The popularity of it doesn’t matter. It doe…
[twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Thelonious Monk’s 25 Tips for Musicians (1960)
[goo.gl] [twitter.com]


megafunk visual [megafunkmega]
Pajaud: Art + Work New Trailer:
[youtu.be] via
@YouTube


Duke University Press [DukePress]
Read about Fred Moten’s consent not to be a single being trilogy in
@NewYorker:
[newyorker.com] (Stolen Lif…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Reelblack Podcast – The Cosby Verdict 4/26/2018
[youtube.com] @Reelblack


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
George Clinton: Life lessons from a funked-up superstar
[huckmagazine.com] <=
@megafunkmega [twitter.com]


FAO Knowledge [FAOKnowledge]

#DYK that banana flowers are edible? Raw or cooked, they are delicious and are used primarily in salads, curries or…
[twitter.com]


▁ ▂ ▄ ▅ ▆ ▇ █ ԾᏒᎥϮ👑 [Empress_Orit]
Starbucks, waffle house, chick-fil-a , etc…these are not NEEDS, my ppl. If you can’t abstain, how the fuck you wa…
[twitter.com]


Salma Seti [SalmaDey]
Between Kanye, Issa, Candace and a slew of other coons, I feel like white supremacy is sending out their lap dogs t…
[twitter.com]


Vogue Magazine [voguemagazine]
Cicely Tyson still knows how to make an entrance.
[vogue.cm]


Keland [kelandx]
Black women really think going to college equals money😭😭 They will see man with a degree & automatically deem him a…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@kelandx
@trueblackpower None of these generalities applied in 1990s Los Angeles as over 200,000 black people were…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Royal Khemeneut Sovereign person Observe The difference Between Building with concrete And Building with stone On…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Royal Khemeneut Sovereign person The rational person Divides her food In equal portions🍼🍼 Her one Is the same As…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Royal Khemeneut Sovereign person The optics👀 Of counting Is symbolized By the harpoon Of the fisher One is pulled…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@ATLBlackStar Like many, many black people in this situation “we” try to prove to ourselves that “we” have a “choic…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, “hotep” is what happens when you Roman-chisel British-imperial vowels into ancient, home-blood consonan…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Fighting Poverty, Drugs and Even Violence, All on a Teacher’s Salary
https://t.co/oxofVASDJT


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
Anyone who claims to be “pro-worker” or better yet, an anti-capitalist, should definitely check out what’s going
do…
https://t.co/45fQqItRFq


allAfrica.com [allafrica]
City Races to Move Families As Sea Swallows Homes:
https://t.co/seGVjnesnC
#Senegal
https://t.co/HOeDQYucnu


Ana Homayoun [anahomayoun]
YES!!! Stop Asking About My Kid’s College Plans
https://t.co/SGn9MzIiZW


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
Okay. I’ve found it. The absolute culmination of the “we have to build bridges with the far right” argument.
https://t.co/PpMHELNIe1


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
Henry Cadbury was a Quaker, and I’m sure he was a lovely man. But wow, was he wrong in a very familiar way.
https://t.co/dfj4EiPAwq


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
Among the anti-fascist tactics Cadbury condemned? Boycotts. He called them “war without bloodshed.”
https://t.co/WrzLIMmpRQ


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
Astonishingly, Cadbury gave this speech to a conference of rabbis. It was not well-received.
https://t.co/ZR6UsYUxxP


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
Rabbi Stephen Wise (who would, ironically, himself be later criticized for equivocation on anti-Nazi topics) repudi…
https://t.co/HzPWhLdJly


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
Another rabbi basically said any talk of “loving” Hitler was pointless sophistry.
https://t.co/X34qFaisde


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
That same rabbi on the moral and practical necessity for a diversity of tactics:
https://t.co/2zuIXxx3Vy


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
(Same day, same page: American Baptist pastor says the appeal of Nazi antisemitism is grounded not in bigotry, but—…
https://t.co/dSYjymBCiU


Angus Johnston [studentactivism]
The conference released a statement repudiating Cadbury’s both-sidesism and insisting on the moral necessity of
res…
https://t.co/6VrRJSPyHC


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Xi Jinping decides to abolish presidential term limits – Back to the old days
https://t.co/yZ8Y4DMgHj


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The Real Reason the Investor Class Hates Pensions – The New York Times
https://t.co/Hk698Ha1aX <=
@BreakingBrown


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Oklahoma teacher strike: ‘I have 29 textbooks for 87 pupils’ – BBC News
https://t.co/fCHYC8CauQ


This Is Africa [ThisIsAfricaTIA]
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, South African an anti-apartheid activist and former wife to Nelson Mandela has died.
Her…
https://t.co/nQuelGcIBd


This Is Africa [ThisIsAfricaTIA]
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela remained unbowed throughout her life and will be remembered for her obstinance: “I’m not…
https://t.co/wpVqPD1UoI


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Activist, Dies At 81
https://t.co/qwpLX38nOC


KatlehoMK 🇿🇦 [KatlehoMK]
14th June 1964 just after the Rivonia Treason Trial was the day a young Winnie Mandela took a conscious decision
to…
https://t.co/VBolUsluT2


GRYKING [GRYKING]
Remember when Israel supported South Africa’s apartheid regime? Good times.
https://t.co/cLZ6wvvyDk


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
U.S. Supreme Court rules against citizenship for African Americans with the Dred Scott decision (1857)…
https://t.co/QIXYrNNxib


Vusi Thembekwayo [VusiThembekwayo]
She sacrificed her family, raising her children, her health, her marriage, her career, her education, her community…
https://t.co/O3IRhtEMcN


Jonathan Gilligan [jg_environ]
I was skeptical until I verified these clippings at
@nytimes. In 1934, influential religious figures in US argued t…
https://t.co/Zbr6j9YCb5


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
Ina Maka (Mother Earth) as an antidepressant
https://t.co/slU7CC79JG


Kevin Eberman [Manager_of_it]
Which windowless American buildings are secret AT&T/NSA listening posts?
https://t.co/IBu4cdDaSo
https://t.co/IBu4cdDaSo


Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine]
From the archives: In the complex architecture that ferries fluids in plants and brains, scientists are finding
a m…
https://t.co/MP7ayWsG5L


son of an asylum seeker, father of an immigrant [doctorow]
“Now for $75. The watch that replaces everything.” Casio C-80 (1975)
https://t.co/jAbhAtpTtm
https://t.co/OYltJikrB7


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@doctorow .
@wasbuxton probably has this in his collection!😂


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Ultimatum empowers you to take control and create political and social change. Influence the causes you care about…
https://t.co/frquc8P6cN


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
DATA IN. BRILLIANCE OUT. Visualize and Share Your Data in Minutes—For Free
https://t.co/mslqbQl9GG =>
@tonetalks
https://t.co/uuQyVAXCtk


Open Culture [openculture]
Download 243 Free eBooks on Design, Data, Software, Web Development & Business from O’Reilly Media…
https://t.co/GjOlDuEQbQ


Cave Canem [cavecanempoets]
Congratulations to all of the finalists for the
@LambdaLiterary awards, among them, Cave Canem fellows Dawn Lundy M…
https://t.co/B0u4H4dZm7


Kwame Alexander [kwamealexander]
This afternoon I asked Ashley Bryan if he’d accomplished most of what he wanted to do in art and children’s literat…
https://t.co/Gvm4TlOx8I


Glory a.k.a #WellReadBlackGirl [guidetoglo]
Carrie Mae Weems: May Flower, 2002
https://t.co/HzB3dfqYsZ


juju jones [so_treu]
The VintageBlackLit toes feature archival images of Black books by Black authors, available at the
#Bloodroot teesp…
https://t.co/F0mkQd7Cow


AfricanArtCollector [africanartmag]
Call For Applications: Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship for Artists Addressing Social Justice, Civic Engagement, and
Com…
https://t.co/XtdBahpIjO


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
In Search of the Black Fantastic: Politics and Popular Culture in the Post-Civil Rights Era
https://t.co/bDpy9tOEgQ
https://t.co/XdafMwYtOZ


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Black Post-Blackness: The Black Arts Movement and Twenty-First-Century Aesthetics by Dr. Margo Crawford…
https://t.co/gHJw04PaXq


Hannah Goldfield [hannahgoldfield]
Queer Eye is fine but I would like a companion show with butch women helping straight women who want to feel comfor…
https://t.co/yXEUc8qjML


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@agarwaen Heavy metal came *after* Jimi Hendrix. These artists were about the same age as Jimi Hendrix and mostly
not musicians.


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
Frederick Douglass On How Slave Owners Used Food As A Weapon Of Control
https://t.co/U2an6XOhjf
https://t.co/6E98l4PAv8


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…
https://t.co/16KDdSDgkI


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…
https://t.co/TxsytVa7Jk


Apollo Theater [ApolloTheater]
“To me we are the most beautiful creatures in the whole world. Black people. My job is to somehow make them curious…
https://t.co/AtNbVjY7Ct


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Howard finesse:
https://t.co/3eawhxI88i [don’t get your eyes cut]👀😬
@khemenutwilhite


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Homeless at Howard
https://t.co/p6R4y8D2Je


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

https://t.co/ilsrrOrvDq


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@KNeferhetep
@AncestralVoices Let’s get together with common sense: Africans fully functional means white men are l…
https://t.co/ISgaewcNgB


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@adannekaa There are too types of hurt black men: the ones that were protected by their functional mother and those…
https://t.co/2nS78xbP5y


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
Teenage boy killed in second fatal Texas bomb attack on African Americans in 10 days | The Telegraph…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Predominantly Black Austin Neighborhoods Hit With Two Package Bombs
[splinternews.com] via
@Splinter_news


Sylvia K. Alston (Cousin Syl) [SylviaKAlston]
17 year old honor student and musician- Draylen Mason. He was killed in Austin, TX by a package bomb on his front
p…
[twitter.com]


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
‘Journalist
@CandiceBernd on how FBI’s use of “Black Identity Extremist” classification is used to monitor and pro…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
America’s Forgotten History of Illegal Deportations: “In the late 1920s and early 1930s, the country carried out
a…
[twitter.com]


Ajamu Baraka [ajamubaraka]
Black communities are under military occupation under the right-wing, U.S. supported government in Brazil. Black
hu…
[twitter.com]


Ajamu Baraka [ajamubaraka]
Medicines are being denied the people of Venezuela as a result of Obama/Trump destabilization campaign. Stand with…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
How an Alabama Town Is Fighting Against Cancerous & Toxic Coal Ash Dumping—No Thanks to Trump’s EPA…
[twitter.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
The Dakota Access Pipeline could be leaking into the Missouri River right now and we wouldn’t know. A leak of 12,00…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
“It’s really hard to get Black women to see the benefits of claiming Black feminism. They practice it, but they
don…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]

[hyperallergic.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Of ‘Broken Backs’ and Mighty Pens: How Radical Black Women’s Writings Shaped Social Movements
[bit.ly]


Trevon D Logan [TrevonDLogan]
All of this. It’s so much more than overlooking POC and women. It is the systematic process of denigrating, humilia…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
How the most vulnerable workers are targeted for sexual abuse
[theguardian.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
Early numbers from
#HowardU admissions on Class of 2022: Nearly 30 already-declared
@HUAfricana majors. Number grow…
[twitter.com]


Kaitlyn Greenidge [surlybassey]
The people in my life who make the loudest arguments for not voting in all possible scenarios have always been,
wit…
[twitter.com]


Deb Haaland [Deb4CongressNM]
As a single mom, I volunteered at my daughter’s preschool in order to afford tuition. I’ve relied on food stamps,
l…
[twitter.com]


Carlos [bIazingxmexican]
When Obama was in office in 2011, only 30 percent of white evangelicals told pollsters they would forgive a preside…
[twitter.com]


Crimes of Britain [crimesofbrits]
A British solider in action in Yemen during the 1960s. Today Britain wages war on Yemen via its proxy Saudi Arabia.…
[twitter.com]


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Harriet Tubman, “engineer” of the Underground Railroad dies. (1913)
#todayinblackhistory [twitter.com]


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Tonight at 6:30pm, we delve into the life of seventeenth century Queen Njinga, known as one of the most multifacete…
[twitter.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
Snopes verified- yes a Native child was sold for $10 from Tekakwitha Catholic Orphanage in Sisseton SD in 1952.
[snopes.com]


The Root [TheRoot]
Millions of students are quietly being taught the Koch brothers’ whitewashed version of black history:…
[twitter.com]


Ụ́kpụ́rụ́ [ukpuru]
This is consistent with archaeological evidence that supports the fact that the Khoi-San once inhabited the area
fr…
[twitter.com]


Ayori Selassie [iAyori]
Why Talented Black and Hispanic Students Can Go Undiscovered: Researchers found that teachers and parents were le…
[twitter.com]


Neil deGrasse Tyson [neiltyson]
His passing has left an intellectual vacuum in his wake. But it’s not empty. Think of it as a kind of vacuum energy…
[twitter.com]


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
Black-Owned Barbershops in LA Helped Customers Lower Their Blood Pressure | Gizmodo
[kolumnmagazine.com] [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Big data for the people: it’s time to take it back from our tech overlords
[theguardian.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Mapping Incomes Income disparities are real—and getting more extreme. A close look at maps of income distribution
i…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Say goodbye to the information age: it’s all about reputation now –
[aeon.co] via
@aeonmag


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Come celebrate
#InternationalWomensDay with the creators of “MFON: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora”…
[twitter.com]


Ananda Cohen-Aponte [drnandico]
Currently working on article with a colleague on issues of diversity in the discipline of
#ArtHistory. Would love t…
[twitter.com]


medievalpoc [medievalpoc]
“It is interesting to note that, in each of the productions of the Accademia (under the patronage of Cardinal Carlo…
[twitter.com]


medievalpoc [medievalpoc]
Anonymous (Saxony) Saint Maurice and His Companions (left panel, Altarpiece) Germany (c. 1520) Oil on Wood, (left
w…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
1943: Harlem through the lens of legendary photographer
#GordonParks [mashable.com] via
@mashable


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
I read this from cover to cover back in 2012 when I first became a member of a Communist Party here in the U.S.…
[twitter.com]


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
One of the most important books I have ever read. Hands down!!! It completely elevated my sense of revolutionary
co…
[twitter.com]


Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]
This is by far the best photo essay I’ve read, and it’s by a dear friend too ❤️ Rereading it makes me miss China…
[twitter.com]


megafunk visual [megafunkmega]
Orpheus & Eurydice was a strange experience. Good to a different crowd and a bunch of young people there. Joffrey
C…
[twitter.com]


Smithsonian NMAAHC [NMAAHC]
Maria P. Williams (1866-1932) produced, acted, and distributed her film, “The Flames of Wrath” (1923), a mystery
d…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
From the WTTW Archive, Toni Morrison on Empathy and Storytelling
[pbs.org]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Music and revolution HistoryExtra

[historyextra.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

[youtube.com]


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
Why This NOLA Chef Is Charging White Customers More Than PoC For The Same Meal:
[buff.ly] #TundeWey [twitter.com]


Africans Revolt [Africarevolt]

#belgium still selling chocolate covered Congolese “hands” but I should get over it. It’s the past you say. This
is…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Every Popular Fish—Ranked for Nutritional Benefits!
[eatthis.com] =>
@soulphoodie @khemenutwilhite


EFF - Superior Logic✊🏾 [EFFexplained]
[THIS IS GOLD] Julius Malema tells Aljzazeera interviewer that “You must give me a chance to speak unless if you
wa…
[twitter.com]


❂ Yübbîę Umoh ❂ [Yubbie007]
A billboard in Florida
[twitter.com]


Vala Afshar [ValaAfshar]
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn…
[twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Meryanne Loum-Martin is the owner of Jnane Tamsna, the only black woman-owned hotel in the Marrakech. She and
her h…
[twitter.com]


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
Marielle Franco: Will her killing spur change in Brazil?
[buff.ly] We’ll ask
@profsassy @Cecillia &…
[twitter.com]


Al Jazeera English [AJEnglish]
Why tens of thousands of Brazilians are protesting over the murder of Rio councilwoman, Marielle Franco.
[twitter.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
Former Black Panther Herman Bell Granted Parole After 44 Years
[democracynow.org]


Atiya Jaffar [atiyeahthoughts]
I was the first arrested today for taking bold action to protect the land, water,& climate from the dangerous…
[twitter.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
First Nations teen tells UN to ‘warrior up,’ give water same protections as people
[cbc.ca]


Ida's Revenge [profsassy]
This is the only thing that we should be talking about right now: Helping the families of
#AnthonyStephanHouse &…
[twitter.com]


Dave Kempa🕳 [kempadimes]
Chants of “it’s a phone, not a gun” at Sacramento City Hall rally/protest for Stephon Clark
[pscp.tv]


Black Folk Hot Spots [BFHSNetwork]
How Black Barbershops Save the Lives of African American Men
[bit.ly] [twitter.com]


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Students at Howard University began their campus sit-in demanding campus reform and the establishment of more cours…
[twitter.com]


👩🏾‍💻 [natalieisonline]
There are approx 19,630 professors in the UK. 110 are Black. Only 30 are Black women.
[twitter.com]


whudat [whudat]
Byron Allen bought The Weather Channel? Wow, what a pick up. “The acquisition is strategic, as we begin our process…
[twitter.com]


Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]
Most of the conversations I’ve overheard recently when I’m out and about in Vancouver aren’t about the weather or
t…
[twitter.com]


Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]
So many people I know know someone who’s had an overdose, or who’s at risk. It’s honestly so unreal.


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
‘Nationally, black students are suspended three times as often as their white peers; in Minnesota, it is eight time…
[twitter.com]


Clint Smith [ClintSmithIII]
There are some colleges who both close their dining halls and charge students to stay on campus during spring break…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Women Lose Out to Men Even Before They Graduate From College
[bloomberg.com]


Black News Portal [BlackNewsPortal]
“How a racist hate-monger masterminded America’s War on Drugs” by
@laurasmith421 [timeline.com]


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
Dolores Huerta Shares Story Behind ‘Sí, Se Puede’ Chant & Priceless Advice For Young Activists
[cassiuslife.com] via
@CassiusLife_


Keisha-Khan Y. Perry [drkeishakhan]
Vigil in Remembrance of
#MarielleFranco TODAY
@BrownUniversity at NOON on the Main Green.
#MariellePresente
[twitter.com]


KatlehoMK 🇿🇦 [KatlehoMK]
We still remember that day My people were shot at the back Bodies laying on the ground Streets flowing with Blood
C…
[twitter.com]


Crimes of Britain [crimesofbrits]
Remembering Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh who was executed for resisting the British Empire in India on this…
[twitter.com]


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
The first black woman aviator had to leave the U.S. in order to achieve her dreams | Timeline…
[twitter.com]


Dr. Keisha N. Blain [KeishaBlain]
The 3rd annual conference of the African American Intellectual History Society is quickly approaching! AAIHS contin…
[twitter.com]


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
How a Black American Indie Filmmaker Made History on Poland’s Tech Scene | The Network Journal…
[twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
The white backlash to civil rights helped resurrect the Republican Party after the disastrous Goldwater campaign
in…
[twitter.com]


AfricanArtCollector [africanartmag]
The 16-Year-Old Algerian Artist Who Influenced Picasso and Matisse
[thecut.com]


Smithsonian Magazine [SmithsonianMag]
A statue of educator and civil rights activist Mary McLeod Bethune will replace a statue of a Confederate general
i…
[twitter.com]


LLILAS BENSON [llilasbenson]
Today FORO URGENTE: The Legacy of
#MarielleFranco
James Green
@BrownUniversity
Christen Smith
@profsassy
Danie…
[twitter.com]


True Black Power [trueblackpower]
A ‘Forgotten History’ Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America
[n.pr]


Audubon California [AudubonCA]
This is awful. Big thanks to our wardens for putting a stop to it.
[sacbee.com]


Arvind Narayanan [random_walker]
Tech buzzwords explained: AI—regression Big data—data Blockchain—database Algorithm—automated decision-making Cloud…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Time to cut ties with the digital oligarchs and rewire the web | Lizzie O’Shea
[theguardian.com]


Pernille Tranberg [PernilleT]
Cambridge Analytica paid to acquire the personal information through an outside researcher who, Facebook says, clai…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
M-KOPA Solar provides affordable solar-powered lighting and mobile charging to rural Kenyans on a pay-as-you-go
bas…
[twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Beautifully Designed Map Shows the Literal Translations of Country Names: “Place of Abundant Fish” (Panama), “Land…
[twitter.com]


Cave Canem [cavecanempoets]
Next Friday: Cave Canem’s first-ever open mic! Presented as part of the Poetry Coalition‘s thematic initiative,
“Wh…
[twitter.com]


Jepchumba [digitalafrican]
Examining Popular Culture through Paintings by Fahamu Pecou
[africandigitalart.com] [twitter.com]


Black Art Project [BlackArtProject]
“California African American Museum in Los Angeles has received a gift of 32 paintings, sculptures, and mixed media…
[twitter.com]


megafunk visual [megafunkmega]
I just submitted “pajaud: art + work” to
@nofs via
[filmfreeway.com]!


hyperallergic [hyperallergic]
In one scene, the blockbuster superhero movie Black Panther touches on issues of provenance, repatriation, diversit…
[twitter.com]


Carolyn Toye Photography [carolyntoye]
Took a road trip today from D.C. to B’more to catch new exhibition by amazing photographer
@byDVNLLN and ask him to…
[twitter.com]


Takae [qiroc]
Was about to watch a horror film when my sis texted asking if I’d seen this 18-min period-drama short film. Nope.
1…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Los Angeles will be home to George Lucas’ $1-billion museum
[latimes.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
No, definitely here in the U.S. we do not have another
@JulieDash but just as important are the infrastructural in…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Eko gives viewers unprecedented control over live-action narratives.
[helloeko.com] @ekovideo =>
@megafunkmega


Africans Revolt [Africarevolt]
The liberation of the minds of the African people will be tougher battle than the eradication of settler colonial
r…
[twitter.com]


KatlehoMK 🇿🇦 [KatlehoMK]
“We don’t have African universities in Africa; we have imitation European universities and almost all the ones that…
[twitter.com]


Melinated Revolution [MelinatedR]
The brainwashed negro will fight the conscious Black man tooth and nail on behalf of white supremacy and this shoul…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Some colleges are moving toward a model of continuous, lifelong learning in order to better prepare students for
to…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, the great thing that Trump is doing is showing young people not from the Americas that mad-niggerish
be…
[twitter.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
NYPD Handcuffs Black Teenage Girl To A Pole For Nearly Seven Hours [newsone.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
‘Race Realism’: How Steve Bannon, Cambridge Analytica modernized white supremacy to elect Trump
[philly.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Journalists in Haiti demand action on missing colleague [miamiherald.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
❤️ #MarchForOurLives [twitter.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
The Koch Bros staged a gospel event to try to convince a black community that God wants a pipeline on their land [atlantablackstar.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Stephon Clark’s brother interrupts Sacramento City Council meeting – [cbsnews.com]


Arsen Ostrovsky [Ostrov_A]

#French police confirm slain #Paris Holocaust survivor, 85 yr old Mirelle Kanol, was targeted because she was Jewis… [twitter.com]


MLK50 Memphis [MLK50Memphis]
American Dream? Not so fast says @DukeU @SandyDarity: Black families headed by a college graduate have about 33% le… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
“Black churches have often been chronically indifferent to the fight against White supremacy…many ministers will… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Seattle’s New Normal: Homelessness Is Now Middle Class [thestranger.com] => @BreakingBrown


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Being frugal is for the rich [theoutline.com] => @BreakingBrown


ashley yates [brownblaze]
Barack Obama about Parkland, 2018: “too often we say wait your turn.”

Barack Obama to Ferguson when we visited the… [twitter.com]


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Birthday of Jazz singer Sarah Vaughan (1924) #todayinblackhistory [biography.com] [twitter.com]


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Birthday of Jack Johnson, first African American heavyweight boxing champion (1871) #todayinblackhistory[twitter.com]


Trevon D Logan [TrevonDLogan]
This amazing paper provides empirical evidence in support of the theory @DrTJC developed in “The Man Not” He seriou… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
a self-described “black feminist” who is economically (ironically) patriarchal is likely expecting men to perform a… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Left of Black with Margo N. Crawford [youtube.com] @LeftOfBlack


Sierra Club [SierraClub]
Here’s 6 ways that @EPAScottPruitt is hurting the health of American families. He’s unfit for office, and he must r… [twitter.com]


Nathan Hare [ThinkDrHare]
Black Boy Scores Higher On IQ Test Than Bill Gates & Albert Einstein [rickeysmileymorningshow.com]


Jen Simmons [jensimmons]
This thread. 👇🏼

I just cannot fathom how we’re supposed to be excited about white tech bro fantasies coming to lif… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
after learning about the innovations of indigenous technology from a sincere Austrian woman, i ask: is there a vide… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Why French Kids Don’t Have ADHD | Psychology Today [psychologytoday.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The Science of The Job Search, Part III: 61% of “Entry-Level” Jobs Require 3+ Years of Experience – Cheatsheet — Ta… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Why the demand for American sperm is skyrocketing in Brazil [wsj.com] via @WSJ


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
California’s quality of life is the worst in the country: Says who? [bayareane.ws] via @mercnews


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Amazon’s Music Storage service will remove your MP3 files on April 30th [theverge.com] via @Verge


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
What he actually said about Tesla: [youtube.com]


Jepchumba [digitalafrican]
Junko: Female Character Design Inspiration by Andy Lee [africandigitalart.com] [twitter.com]


This Is Africa [ThisIsAfricaTIA]
Fatou Kandé Senghor is a Senegalese artist and filmmaker. She talks about the pan-African icons of her youth, the i… [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Netflix picks up the entire Monty Python catalog [news.avclub.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
The Models for “American Gothic” Pose in Front of the Iconic Painting (1942) [goo.gl] [twitter.com]


Tadias Magazine [TadiasNews]
Mulatu Astatke Always in Motion [tadias.com] [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Naomi Wadler, 11: I Speak for Black Girls Victimized by Guns Whose Stories Don’t Make the Front Page… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
‘Her portrait of Michelle Obama went viral. Painter Amy Sherald dismisses the haters: “Some people want their poetr… [twitter.com]


Dr. Marcia Chatelain (Tweets are Mine) 🇭🇹 [DrMChatelain]
Congrats to Tara Agyepong on her new book “The Criminalization of Black Children” from @uncpressblog As you read al… [twitter.com]


Chuck D [MrChuckD]
November 1 1987 minutes before @PublicEnemyFTP historical LONDON Invasion Def Jam Tour with @llcoolj @EricBandRakim[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Frankenstein: The 1818 Text (Penguin Classics) “…the original 1818 text…preserves the hard-hitting and politically-… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
looking forward to some kid putting together a super cut of black actresses being hired to the say the line “what d… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
ok my daughter just hipped me to Childish Gambino’s serious devotion to classic funk -i think these kids can actual… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The Brick Wall and I talk about Get Out [youtube.com] @MaronzioVance


soulphoodie [soulphoodie]
They couldn’t find any black people in media coverage of the food and beverage industry. So they started their own… [twitter.com]


soulphoodie [soulphoodie]
A new black owned grocery store owned by former NFL superstar, [bit.ly] [twitter.com]


soulphoodie [soulphoodie]
How Retired NFL Player David Carter Became The New Face Of Food Justice And Plant Based Living… [twitter.com]


BlackHistoryStudies [BlkHistStudies]
“If you conquer and oppress a people, develop negative images about them, and project those negative images, you ar… [twitter.com]


Dr. Sarah Bond [SarahEBond]
Let me say it again: By falsely making Greece the “birthplace” of “Western Civilization” (As Trump did in his remar… [twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
The gun industry is one of very few industries to have congressionally backed immunity from liabilty.
As a resul… [twitter.com]


KatlehoMK 🇿🇦 [KatlehoMK]
“South Africa is a crime scene” [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
we need a black business history lesson on freakonomic white boycotts of black capital like what happened when Mich… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, when the Huck-Finn buddy-cop-movie relations fall apart he will try to make you a “bad” person for “all… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, there is no “competition” there is only betrayal and murder