Black History Heroes [HistoryHeroes]
Black Women Now the Most Educated Group in US [theroot.com] via @TheRoot


ACLU [ACLU]
Trump’s bombing of Syria without authorization from Congress violates the Constitution, just like it did a year ago. [aclu.org]


Krishan Kovpan [holist]

@democracynow: “It’s a sad state of affairs that even with the videotapes nowadays, you rarely get justice.” -… [twitter.com]


Josie Burgin Lawson [JosieBLawson]
The #OnePercent war on the #NinetyNinePercet Nearly 4 People Are Evicted Every Minute: New Project Tracks U.S. Evic… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
“HUD says it doesn’t have the funds to fix up two public housing developments in Thebes, Illinois. The state’s two… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
‘Chicago’s secret, massive Gang Database criminalizes entire communities of color; identifying & cataloging suspect… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
White people abandon diverse neighborhoods for racial, not economic reasons [qz.com] via @qz


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
A House You Can Buy, But Never Own [theatlantic.com]


Blavity News [Blavity]
Afro-Brazilian community activist found dead a month after #MarielleFranco assassination [bit.ly] [twitter.com]


Daniela Gomes [danielagomesjor]
Has been one month since Marielle Franco and Anderson Gomes were assassinated in Brazil. Tomorrow Brazilian activis… [twitter.com]


Milam [SkinnyMilam]
Mother is at work. Father is deployed in Syria. Kid misses his school bus so he goes to a neighbor’s house for hel… [twitter.com]


David Roberts [drvox]
Calling Puerto Rico “Trump’s Katrina” actually undersells it by quite a bit. This is an enormous, slow-motion human… [twitter.com]


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
In Flint, Residents Scramble To Get The Last Cases Of State-Provided Bottled Water [buff.ly] [twitter.com]


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
Israel confirms authenticity of video showing soldiers rejoicing after shooting Palestinian | DW… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
🇵🇸 Palestinian shot by sniper in viral video speaks out | Al Jazeera Eng… [youtu.be] <= @mmbilal


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Best Interest Rates on Cash – April 2018 [mymoneyblog.com] via @mymoneyblog


Mike Rosenberg [ByRosenberg]
In the 1950s, a teacher in California could get a house where the annual payments were 14% of their salary.

Now th… [twitter.com]


The Black Detour [theblackdetour]
Untold story of how the U.S government used redlining and other tactics to create Black ghettos. [twitter.com]


The New York Times [nytimes]
41% percent of Americans cannot say what Auschwitz was, a survey found [nyti.ms]


Timeline [Timeline_Now]
Although the Atlantic slave trade had been banned, pirates and human traffickers off the coast of Texas kept the sa… [twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Lynching in America: Confronting the Legacy of Racial Terror, documents EJI’s multi-year investigation into lynchin… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Police fatally shoot knife-wielding man at Baldwin Hills mall [latimes.com]


Kevin Curran [profkevincurran]
How tech companies own your day. As tech companies mature, they’re seeking new ways to generate revenue from each c… [twitter.com]


Ⓥ VeggieBae🌸 [__sunchild]
This is what’s happening in the Dominican Republic right now. This will soon be a reality everywhere if we don’t ch… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
93% of bottled water tested contained microplastics: Study | CBC News [cbc.ca]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
A massive, ‘semi-infinite’ trove of rare-earth metals has been found in Japan [cnb.cx]


iAfrikan [iafrikan]
The current social media business model is incompatible with human rights.

[iafrikan.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Download 200+ Modern Art Books from the Guggenheim Museum. Expensive art books, now free. [bit.ly] [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Mœbius & Jodorowsky’s Sci-Fi Comic, The Incal, Brought to Life in a Tantalizing Animation [goo.gl] [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Copyrights Will Expire for 35 Silent Films By Charlie Chaplin, Cecil B. DeMille, Buster Keaton, and More [indiewire.com]


Adeniyi Ogunfowoke [Sleeksavvy]
We Want To Be The Kindle of Africa-Magnus Okeke, Chief Customer Service Mechanic, OkadaBooks… [twitter.com]


allAfrica.com [allafrica]
Chinua Achebe’s Book Among 12 ‘Greatest Books Ever Written’ [allafrica.com] #Nigeria [twitter.com]


allAfrica.com [allafrica]
Five Fingers for Marseilles – Why You Need to Watch this Movie [allafrica.com] #SouthAfrica [twitter.com]


Daily Rap Pics [DailyRapPics]
Charlie Murphy and Rick James, circa 1980’s. [twitter.com]


bjgreville [bjgreville]
Another incident of plagiarism and book theft on #Amazon [extremetech.com] #writerslife #amwriting #Kindle


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
Yvonne Staples, Member and Manager of the Staple Singers, Dies at 80 [nyti.ms]


RustyBertrand [RustyBertrand]
This morning in Lower Manhattan someone put a life sized, fake Putin on the Wall Street Bull and covered it with di… [twitter.com]


Cave Canem [cavecanempoets]
Next Thursday, come celebrate the recent publications of new work by three extraordinary Cave Canem poets. Safia El… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
in the 49th mufukkin minute of episode #200 @MaronzioVance reveals who looks like an overweight henchman from Meteo… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

[youtube.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The Revolutionary Genius of Cecil Taylor [newyorker.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Take back the control of your videos… A decentralized video hosting network, based on free/libre software… [twitter.com]


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
Leimert Park Block Party showcases amazing Black-owned food trucks – Los Angeles Standard Newspaper… [twitter.com]


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
Black Farmers Reviving Their African Roots: We Are Feeding Our Liberation | via Civil Eats [civileats.com]


Josh Myers [ddehewty]
There are good people in the academy. But the academy is not a good place. One should not feel “impostor syndrome”…… [twitter.com]


Seek Cindy [spiritualpoet_]
Having toxic parents or a toxic family is more challenging than those with relatively functional families can imagi… [twitter.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
I no longer watch the @NFL . Brother @Kaepernick7 isn’t employed there because more of us haven’t decided to. These… [twitter.com]


Candice Frederick [ReelTalker]
A guy I was dating said to me: “You have an apartment, a job & your s**t together. What do you need me for?”

Do me… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@ReelTalker The greatest compliment a woman can pay to a man like me is effectively saying, “I don’t need your mone… [twitter.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Police killed 1,147 people in 2017. Black people were 25% of those killed despite being only 13% of the population.…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Diante Yarber: Police kill black father with barrage of bullets in Walmart parking lot

[theguardian.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
The White House Press Room Should Just Be Empty
[esquire.com] via
@Esquire


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Assassination in Brazil Unmasks the Deadly Racism of a Country That Would Rather Ignore It
[latinorebels.com]


BBC News Africa [BBCAfrica]
Algerian woman denied French citizenship over handshake
[bbc.in]


The Root [TheRoot]
8th-graders at a Texas charter school were asked to list the “positive aspects” of slavery for homework:…
[twitter.com]


Credible Threat [BaltoSpectator]
Still one of the most sublimely surreal days of my whole entire life. I’d been harassed & arrested by…
[twitter.com]


CNN Breaking News [cnnbrk]
Mexico and the European Union reach a trade deal that virtually eliminates tariffs. The deal marks a move by Mexico…
[twitter.com]


allAfrica.com [allafrica]
Uganda Loses Regional Fish Market to Chinese Imports:
[allafrica.com] #EastAfrica [twitter.com]


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
“A new paper from
@SandyDarity of
@DukeU,
@DarrickHamilton of the
@TheNewSchool, and a team of researchers seeks t…
[twitter.com]


Tara [taraw]
It was such a wonderful surprise to see
@staceyabrams sitting in front on me on my flight today. What a pleasure it…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

#FreeSiwatu: Pregnant Black Detroit Activist Jailed for Standing Her Ground & Protecting Her Family
[democracynow.org]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Amazon Employee Explains the Poor Working Conditions of An Amazon Warehouse
[news.slashdot.org]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
LA Times to move into new building in El Segundo
[abc7.com] via
@abc7 =>
@JuneCarol_E


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The F-35 Is a $1.4 Trillion Dollar National Disaster
[nationalinterest.org]


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
Undoing the Dirty Deed: How ‘Whites Only’ Language from Restrictive Housing Covenants Remain on Deeds Across The Co…
[twitter.com]


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
A Womanist Perspective of the Black Power Movement —
@BabaAk on
@DrAshleyFarmer‘s ‘Remaking Black Power’…
[twitter.com]


Janice OCG [JaniceOCG]
In July of 1963, fifteen girls were jailed for challenging segregation laws. Ages 12 to 15, they were held for 45 d…
[twitter.com]


Kimberly Nicole Foster [KimberlyNFoster]
I am halfway through this documentary about feminists in prison and I’ve yelled and cried (in a good way). It is so…
[twitter.com]


Ray Winbush [rwinbush]
“The history of women-led slave revolts was not easy to find. In fact, Dr. Hall spent four years uncovering the his…
[twitter.com]


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
In the U.S., Native religious practices were illegal until 1978. Before then, they had to be done in secret. Medici…
[twitter.com]


Lamont Lilly [LamontLilly]
From the
#BlackPanthers to 2Pac to
#Ferguson: The History Behind the FBI’s Latest Move Against Black Activists…
[twitter.com]


Achmat X [AchmatX]
Here’s what happens when you privatize water. Coca-Cola factory on the edge of town extracts more than 300,000 gall…
[twitter.com]


Black Thought Thinking [DrTJC]
All Blk couples suffer disproportionate rates of IPV: BM & BW, BW & BW, BM & BM, yet we don’t hear about this dispr…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@DrTJC Yo,
@DrTJC, the Duboisian horror of your work is that it is/has shown you that too many BW (even “educated”…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Compton, Willowbrook residents dealing with ‘contaminated’ water
[abc7.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
LA, Long Beach top list of most polluted cities in country
[abc7.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Sedentary behavior associated with reduced medial temporal lobe thickness in middle-aged and older adults
[journals.plos.org]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Freak Accident or Design Flaw? Diagram Explains Student’s Accidental Death Inside His Parked Minivan

[core77.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
PopSugar allegedly stole “millions” of Instagram influencers’ photos for affiliate link profit
[theverge.com] via
@Verge


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
“I am by no means a great artist, I’m just a Hard-Working Sista” — The Carrie Mae Weems Distinguished Lecture a…
[twitter.com]


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
Why I Started an Instagram Account Documenting My Quickly Gentrifying LA Neighborhood
[remezcla.com] via
@remezcla


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
‘Mr. Soul!’ Teaser Trailer: Tribeca Docu Spotlights Groundbreaking Ellis Haizlip Talk Show From The ’60s…
[twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Watch the Trailer for a Stunning New 70-Millimeter Print of Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey.” Released b…
[twitter.com]


Stav Sherez [stavsherez]
Cardinal Richelieu anticipates Twitter: “If you give me six lines written by the hand of the most honest of men,…
[twitter.com]


KatlehoMK 🇿🇦 [KatlehoMK]
Sankofa is an Akan (Ghana) term expressed in the sentence “se wo were fi na wosan kofa a yenki” which means that ‘i…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Listen to an Archive of Recordings by Delia Derbyshire, the Electronic Music Pioneer & Composer of the Dr. Who Them…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Delia Derbyshire – Pot Au Feu (1968)
[youtube.com] =>
@megafunkmega


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Download an Archive of 16,000 Sound Effects from the BBC: A Fascinating History of the 20th Century in Sound
[openculture.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The music legend who drives a taxi – BBC News
[youtube.com] =>
@megafunkmega


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Book Reviews: Geoffrey O’Brien on “Space Odyssey” by Michael Benson and “Stanley Kubrick” by Nathan Abrams.
[wsj.com] via
@WSJ


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


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
How Assata’s Daughters Is Helping Chicago Bloom By Empowering Black Urban Farmers
[bit.ly] via…
[twitter.com]


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
The Turnip, a new web series that focuses on plant-based living, & features some of the most well-respected African…
[twitter.com]


NPR [NPR]
“I haven’t had any specific combat training. I just fight my daughter every night, so I can put her to bed,” says J…
[twitter.com]


BabyBoomNews [BabyBoomerFeed]
Let’s all blame the
#babyboomers for everything. Poll finds that 51% of
#millennials (18-to34-year-olds) blame…
[twitter.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
When you’re black in America, you’re either seen as a problem or not seen at all.
[slate.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, she is not Jesus: she cannot stop, sensing that one who touched the hem of her garment while swirling i…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, i have failed that song in the Key of Life: it is easy for me to turn my words into truth– but turning…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Royal Khemeneut Sovereign person Existence looks Like this: 🐇🐰 On and on… Being go Like this: 🐣 Baloo-ooning… You dig?😇🌍🍼🍼🍼🐝🐞


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]


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…
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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…
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Open Culture [openculture]
Beautifully Designed Map Shows the Literal Translations of Country Names: “Place of Abundant Fish” (Panama), “Land…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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KatlehoMK 🇿🇦 [KatlehoMK]
“We don’t have African universities in Africa; we have imitation European universities and almost all the ones that…
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Melinated Revolution [MelinatedR]
The brainwashed negro will fight the conscious Black man tooth and nail on behalf of white supremacy and this shoul…
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Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Some colleges are moving toward a model of continuous, lifelong learning in order to better prepare students for
to…
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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…
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Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] Many minority high-schoolers don’t apply to top colleges even though they can get in, and these decisions have last… https://t.co/NKsBeVu0eG

Black Art Project [BlackArtProject] “Citing Crumbling Ceilings and Absent Faculty, Columbia University Art Students Demand a Refund | Students say the… https://t.co/lcB3egw1t7

Bree Newsome [BreeNewsome] Y’all are so in denial about how bad this situation actually is. It’s beyond a bad look. A hostile foreign power in… https://t.co/XqnfAp4nrb

Muigai Mwaura [MuigaiMwaura] One of the sublime ironies of living in Kenya is the demand for a “Certificate of good conduct” by employers. This… https://t.co/bYoi7kszzN

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] At Nike, Revolt Led by Women Leads to Exodus of Male Executives https://t.co/VaMCm8ITgZ

blackwomenintech [BWiTLA] A New Kind Of City Tour Shows The History Of Racist Housing Policy https://t.co/Be2mWoSGLo

chris sweeney [cbsweeney] A brilliant surgeon was crushed to death by a flatbed-tractor trailer while riding her bike in Boston. After a thor… https://t.co/bnuVKZoPMm

Bloomberg [business] China is buying its way into Europe – and that’s causing alarm https://t.co/SsTZfY8DR1 https://t.co/zRml78jWbb

Eliz@beth King [ekingc] The fact that every headline about the Golden State Killer doesn’t identify him as an ex-cop tells you everything y… https://t.co/w1x9XM8TdE

#August21 [jaybeware] After slavery in prison, exoneree explains how to end solitary confinement on Texas death row https://t.co/7eGDCm78rP via @houstonchron

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Bail Bond Industry Buying Politicians To Keep People In Jail https://t.co/hHxn7SRBLy => @tonetalks

ProPublica [ProPublica] The Department of Education was investigating why black students in central Texas were almost four times as likely… https://t.co/adot5iVvcB

The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag] The women we forget during Black History Month | Opinion https://t.co/sL3iscL3lS
Zvia @KeishaBlain @AAIHS #BlackHistoryMonth

blackwomenintech [BWiTLA] This Lesson From Benjamin Franklin in Building Generational Wealth Still Holds Up More Than 200 Years Later https://t.co/uEhnknsAR9

Tananarive Due [TananariveDue] My late mother, Patricia Stephens Due, led desegregation & voter registration protests in #FL. My 83-year-old lawye… https://t.co/PvDTi6RFPw

Crimes of Britain [crimesofbrits] Britain helped conceal the crimes of King Leopold who killed 10 million in the Congo for years and went to save poo… https://t.co/194nSZTlYf

the kinte space [KinteSpace] Ikea founder leaves fortune to no one, structures it to ensure it lasts forever https://t.co/VKGl0JJZ7E => @BreakingBrown

Washington Post [washingtonpost] Perspective: Why the Pulitzer Prize committee keeps ignoring women’s history https://t.co/GTfAkjKzVz

BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS] Afro-Brazilians and Contemporary Lynchings in Brazil — by @JaimeeSwift https://t.co/b80kRwHbfP via @AAIHShttps://t.co/wUOfcQROpF

Erin Biba [erinbiba] Here it is! The story: Police linked DNA evidence from 40 different crimes to a single woman. She turned out to jus… https://t.co/QO3qPOGzkL

Jacqueline [JackieMJensen] “It’s worth watching the 5 min. video. David Autor remains, to my mind, a clear voice of reason when it comes to AI… https://t.co/51de61vMue

Úchèńnà Ogbújí [uogbuji] These are my baby girl’s big sisters. I hope @NASA invites this trio in simple recognizance of the needless indigni… https://t.co/jM8Srn5MY8

Brian Beckman [lorentzframe]@BasicStatistics@UnitFact I recently wrote a test-gen strategy in the wonderful hypothesis library for the magnifi… https://t.co/lNVacdCm7R

Brian Beckman [lorentzframe]@AlgebraFact The lesson, here, is similar to Welford’s formula you blogged about some time ago. I frequently ask ve… https://t.co/9CUWxm0khd

Basic Statistics [BasicStatistics] Temperatures in Fahrenheit or Celsius are ordinal data but not ratio data.

But temperatures in Kelvin are ratio d… https://t.co/d07do6mLuu

Algebra Fact [AlgebraFact] How can there be anything interesting about the quadratic formula?
Here’s something you might not have seen.https://t.co/M9PCi3jBI2

Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine] ICYMI: A famous 60-year-old conjecture known as the Gaussian correlation inequality has been proved:… https://t.co/sleqL1hWdv

The Human Experience [thehumanxp] Snail laying eggs https://t.co/HPcWWBRgZ0

Filip W [filip_woj] you couldn’t make this up… 💻

Hackers stole a casino’s high-roller database through a thermometer in the lobby fi… https://t.co/0F7DXESwlv

Bloomberg [business] Electric buses are hurting the oil industry https://t.co/oGpHsjfE6e https://t.co/YYg0T79Hfw

TicToc by Bloomberg [tictoc] Scientists recently discovered that the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way is surrounded by alm… https://t.co/x2RdjRwCzh

TicToc by Bloomberg [tictoc] Companies are flocking towards an emerging design trend transforming their offices into something that looks like a… https://t.co/KJFMWLRT6y

TicToc by Bloomberg [tictoc] Artist Jeff Koons and gallery owner Larry Gagosian are being sued by a Wall Street collector for failing to deliver… https://t.co/sgepyoHcmQ

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] “In an independent bookstore, especially in a used bookstore, every single book on the shelf represents a studied j… https://t.co/DQd0JBNFPi

Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan] The Last Days of James Baldwin’s House in the South of France https://t.co/0nhH4mJk9T via @lithub

Viacheslav Zaytsev [cosmicore] The exact source of this specimen of Mongolian horizontal square script (Zanabazar Square in #Unicode) published by… https://t.co/ldFHC6Uajg

Mike Tⓐylor 🇬🇧 🇪🇺 [MikeTaylor] I’ve had this experience over and over again:
1. I explain to non-academic friends how the scholarly publishing bus… https://t.co/tWrq1PAmGV

scripting.com [davewiner] Netflix’s Classic Cinema Problem. https://t.co/CanDndR7DO

Bloomberg Technology [technology] The Netflix Effect: Charter suffers worst selloff in nine years after shedding subscribers https://t.co/g1pq8qR2Tp https://t.co/X2xwdfTwTf

Smithsonian NMAAHC [NMAAHC] The Jack Mitchell Alvin Ailey Collection is comprised of approximately 10K b&w negatives, 600 contact sheets, 1.3K… https://t.co/kUfDiBqfMB

Boogie [naima] Also in 79, Prince releases his self-titled album. The polar opposite of Rick in personality (reserved/mysterious w… https://t.co/wOYSK4G2z4

Boogie [naima] Rick’s career though, is cold as ice. But at this point he’s got a 7K a week habit to support, so he leaves Motown… https://t.co/7595Aup3eb

Jacqueline [JackieMJensen] “The handwriting of Leonard Cohen, Bowie and other singers have been beautifully digitally recreated into digital t… https://t.co/uD1j2PmON1

blackwomenintech [BWiTLA] Black Tech Founder’s Platform Helps You Create Mobile Apps Seamlessly – Black Enterprise https://t.co/1mRmbVkUMp

blackwomenintech [BWiTLA] I was an RRT for 15 years before I dove head long into tech. Sucking snot paid the bills and kept a roof over my fa… https://t.co/1l3Q4Ia9EG

Left of Black [LeftOfBlack] Strange Fruit #239: When Black Women Raised America https://t.co/B7150W8Ave @StrangeFruitPod

Veerle Pieters [vpieters] Limburg, you truly are a cycling 🚴🏻‍♀️ paradise! https://t.co/XcpH86YQNK

Rachel Andrew [rachelandrew] The Virgin America/Alaska merger appears to have merged the two most unreliable airlines I’ve ever flown with – to… https://t.co/Iwn8F430h5

JulieDash [JulieDash] I support @EFF because digital rights are human rights. https://t.co/HfIONACiwc

Jacqueline [JackieMJensen] One of my favorite things about living in #MexicoCity is all the delicious #vegan restaurants in Condesa/Roma Norte… https://t.co/YNyxpt2bFZ