KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
Why School Dress Codes Are Often Biased Against Black Girls | Slate [kolumnmagazine.com] [twitter.com]


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
How School Dress Codes Unfairly Target Black Girls [atlantablackstar.com] via @atlblackstar


Atlanta Black Star [ATLBlackStar]
Border Patrol Refuses to Return $41K Seized from Texas Woman Unless She Promises Not to Sue Them… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Are LA hospitals really dumping homeless patients on the streets? [theguardian.com]


Zemedeneh Negatu [Zemedeneh]

#Africa loses $2 billion annually due to brain drain of health care professionals, via @Mo_IbrahimFdn. My View: The… [twitter.com]


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
What will a new police law mean for people living in Bavaria? Our community member @k3vk4 pitched it; we’re coverin… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The Spy Who Came Home: Why an expert in counterterrorism became a beat cop. [newyorker.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Woman receives $5,751 ER bill—for an ice pack and a bandage [arstechnica.com]


HuffPost BlackVoices [blackvoices]
No one did more to raise consciousness and to end systemic lynching in the U.S. than Ida B. Wells. [huffp.st]


Black News Portal [BlackNewsPortal]
Longest living Rosewood Massacre survivor dies at 98 [blacknewsportal.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
Remember the Battle of Puebla and Mexico’s anti-slavery roots. Remember Black-Brown unity in resistance to settler… [twitter.com]


Michael W. Twitty [KosherSoul]
I am sad to report that my grandfather, Gonze Lee Twitty, aged 99, a founder of the Federation of Southern Cooperat… [twitter.com]


Laura Seay [texasinafrica]
When I teach the Iran Contra Affair and Oliver North to intro IR students, they stare at me in total disbelief. Lik… [twitter.com]


Ajamu Baraka [ajamubaraka]
Most people don’t realize that 1968 was a pivotal year for counterrevolution in the U.S. and Western Europe. The ca… [twitter.com]


ghetto intellectual™ [kzshabazz]
‘History is being lost’ – By 1888, at least 200 black towns and communities had been established nationwide… “The… [twitter.com]


Howard Rambsy II [blackstudies]
“I’m writing about school segregation in one of the most liberal cities in the country where the mayor, who’s marri… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The Hobo Ethical Code of 1889: 15 Rules for Living a Self-Reliant, Honest & Compassionate Life [goo.gl] via @openculture


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Mobile phone cancer warning as malignant brain tumours double [telegraph.co.uk] via @TelegraphSci


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Earth’s carbon dioxide levels reach highest point in 800,000 years [thespec.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Built: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures by Roma Agrawal @RomaTheEngineer [amazon.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
The Atlantic Slave Trade Visualized in Two Minutes: 10 Million Lives, 20,000 Voyages, Over 315 Years… [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
How Information Overload Robs Us of Our Creativity: What the Scientific Research Shows [goo.gl] [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Noam Chomsky Explains What’s Wrong with Postmodern Philosophy & French Intellectuals, and How They End Up Supportin… [twitter.com]


Tara [taraw]
Devastated to hear that #ArethaFranklin the Queen of Soul and Music has passed. All of my musical heroes are leavin… [twitter.com]


#WOMENSART [womensart1]
Corinne West (1908–1991), US Abstract Expressionist who used pseudonym ‘Micheal West’ due to the lack of opportunit… [twitter.com]


#WOMENSART [womensart1]
Intimate embroidered portraits by Cape Town artist Danielle Clough #womensart [twitter.com]


#WOMENSART [womensart1]
Nigerian artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby creates layered figurative compositions referencing the historical, politic… [twitter.com]


momtaza mehri 🤳🏾 [RuffneckRefugee]
Octavia Butler was troubled by a fellow classmate’s naive criticism of previous generations for their ‘subservience… [twitter.com]


Black Art Project [BlackArtProject]
“Citing Crumbling Ceilings and Absent Faculty, Columbia University Art Students Demand a Refund | Students say the… [twitter.com]


Kamala Harris [SenKamalaHarris]
Wanted to share a photo of some of the beautiful artwork I have in my office. The two pieces behind me are called “… [twitter.com]


Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]
I really like this foreword to Dante’s Inferno 🔥🔥🔥🔥 written by Ian Thomson [twitter.com]


ነፃነት  🎨🍃🌻🦉🎍 [Netsa_Sara]
Another by Tesfay Atcbehha Negga, does it reminds you of another painting? 🤔@RowenaMonde [twitter.com]


Randal Maurice Jelks [drjelks]
Well the list omits so many great independent bookstores #SchulerBooksandMusic #TheRaven #OctaviaBooks[twitter.com]


Sarah😇 [SarahloveNature]
For 14 years, photographer Sergio Tapiro took over 300,000 photos of Mount Colima. Then, it finally erupted. “This… [twitter.com]


Sergio Andreola [sergioandreola]
Setsuko Hara in “Late Spring” (a.k.a. Banshun)/Yasujiro Ozu, 1949 [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Countering The Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys (1987) [youtube.com] @Reelblack


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@Reelblack looking forward to @tonetalks and/or @BreakingBrown to study this polished, data-rich presentation from… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
because he is younger than me @MaronzioVance mixes up Dance Hall with Reggae but does not confuse The Soul Stone wi… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
two words: cape room [youtube.com] => @MaronzioVance @megafunkmega @EdGreerDestroys @taraw


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
Homeless Girl Scouts Troop Slay Their First Cookie Sale, Selling More Than 32,000 Boxes Of Cookies… [twitter.com]


Candice Frederick [ReelTalker]
Why is everything so expensive?


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@ReelTalker Warning! Man-splain mode! The U.S. is losing it’s reserve currency status which means the deficit “we”… [twitter.com]


Be A King [BerniceKing]
There’s a difference between white people being under attack and white supremacist ideology being under attack. Eve… [twitter.com]


khadija [beautifuldeson1]
Nobody worships celebrities like black people, nobody focuses their attention on people who’ve done nothing for the… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@beautifuldeson1 Traditionally, the concept of celebrity was confined to ideas, concepts literally symbolized into… [twitter.com]


MJ Rymsza-Pawlowska [malgorzatar]
Look, I’ve lived in Illinois and seen a lot of Lincolns in my time but this is maybe one of the most unusual? C. 19… [twitter.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Will Meghan and Harry’s wedding change views on racism and diversity in UK? [news.sky.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@BlackInformant No, because this happened before… The African presence in Medieval Europe is well documented and… [twitter.com]


Josh Myers [ddehewty]
When someone says five minutes and you have to figure out if it’s five minutes or five Black minutes…


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@ddehewty And this shit is really sad because we are known for our rhythm which means we can keep time with precision when we get free.😟🐒


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
The Radical Self-Reliance of Black Homeschooling | The Atlantic
[kolumnmagazine.com] [twitter.com]


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
Kenya dam bursts, killing at least 41 and sweeping away houses in ‘sea of water’ | The Washington Post…
[twitter.com]


Nathan Hare [ThinkDrHare]
Stacey Abrams Wins Georgia Democratic Primary for Governor, Making History
[nyti.ms]


L. Joy Williams [ljoywilliams]
STUDY: Black Unemployment Rate is Double White Rate in 14 States, D.C.
[snip.ly] #CivicDocket


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Man framed by police for murder and judge get emotional as he’s exonerated after 17 years in prison
[thegrio.com]


Blk & Missing FDN [BAM_FI]
(
#Richmond, VA) – Keeshae Jacobs
#MISSING since Sept 26, 2016. Pls SHARE to bring Keeshae home!…
[twitter.com]


B-Magic 💪🌸 [Brasilmagic]
“A woman who was shot & killed today at Santa Fe High School had just gone back to work because her husband was dia…
[twitter.com]


Susanne Nyaga [susanne_nn]
I’m getting sick and tired of praising police officers for not killing Black people or not arresting Black folks wh…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
How One Woman’s Fight to Save Her Family Helped Lead to a Mass Exoneration
[newyorker.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
A Democratic-Socialist Landslide in Pennsylvania
[newyorker.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
‘Bird Scooters Are Ruining Venice’
@slashdot
[rpx.me]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Centrists, not extremists, are most hostile to democracy
[nytimes.com]


Trevon D Logan [TrevonDLogan]
In my latest project I’ve been collecting some of the most fantastic information about African American economic hi…
[twitter.com]


Border&Fall [BorderandFall]
Portraits of Algerian women in an internment camp during the Algerian War, 1960. The French army instructed…
[twitter.com]


KatlehoMK 🇿🇦 [KatlehoMK]
Whenever you see the train Whenever you hear the train Whenever you ride the train Remember who made the railway R…
[twitter.com]


BlackPast.org [BlackPastOnline]
What’s new on
[blackpast.org]? Read about Alice H. Parker (1895-?), an African-American inventor known for…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
When Hans van de Ven and/or Rana Mitter use the phrase “race war” in this BBC History podcast […
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@ddehewty one of the eldest definitions of “to speak” translates terribly into English as “hand divine energy” (whe…
[twitter.com]


Smithsonian [smithsonian]

@amhistorymuseum There were limits to how the bicycle democratized mobility. Bicycles were expensive, and most Amer…
[twitter.com]


Josh Myers [ddehewty]
Not only do people talk past each other on this app, people talk “past” entire traditions and genealogies of though…
[twitter.com]


Sophia Nasr 🏳️‍🌈 [Astropartigirl]
Let’s talk the so-called need to “get women interested in science”. The thing is: we *are* interested (HELLO 🙋‍♀️).…
[twitter.com]


Inestin Dantee Petit-Homme [LiveLifeAndante]
That’s my Grandad 👴🏿
@AfricanaCarr As I enter senior year, this geezer has taught me twice. Might just take a thir…
[twitter.com]


Bill McKibben [billmckibben]
The
@guardian has a truly remarkable series on how unbearably hot the world’s cities are becoming, especially for t…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
We don’t need nearly as much protein as we consume
[bbc.com] via
@BBC_Future


Open Culture [openculture]
The 25 Principles for Adult Behavior: John Perry Barlow Creates a List of Wise Rules to Live By 7. Tolerate ambig…
[twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Virginia Woolf on Joyce’s Ulysses, “Never Did Any Book So Bore Me.” Quits at page 200.
[goo.gl] [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
“Tsundoku,” the Japanese Word for the New Books That Pile Up on Our Shelves, Should Enter the English Language…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Spelman College Quietly Eliminates One Of The Country’s Few Jazz Programs For Women
[wnyc.org] via
@WNYC


Howard Rambsy II [blackstudies]
30 black women poets reading their works: From Margaret Walker and Gwendolyn Brooks to
@aireadee Matthews and Amand…
[twitter.com]


Kristen Evans [paperalphabet]
Dear men, the greatest American novelist is still alive and her name is Toni Morrison


megafunk visual [megafunkmega]
Rigoletto
@laopera curtain. Sets had obtuse angles which forced a baroque perspective that complements the neurosis…
[twitter.com]


JewishVoiceForPeace [jvplive]
Palestinians “Warmly Welcome” Gilberto Gil’s Cancellation of Tel Aviv Gig Following Israel’s “Massacre” in Gaza…
[twitter.com]


CAAPP [CAAPoetics]
“People wish to be poets more than they wish to write poetry, and that’s a mistake. One should wish to celebrate mo…
[twitter.com]


#WOMENSART [womensart1]
‘Self Portrait’ by influential artist Amrita Sher-Gil (1913 – 1941). a pioneer of Modernist painting in India…
[twitter.com]


Kevin Connor [CESInteractive]
RIP Laura Hendrix. Laura served as a Board member of Mothers In Action 4 many years. Owner of Gallery Plus. She ser…
[twitter.com]


Culture Type [CultureType]
Kerry James Marshall’s ‘Past Times’ Soars to Record-Setting $21.1 Million
@Sothebys Artist Assumes Mantle as Most E…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@taraw
@StevieWonder People, dig this:
[kintespace.com] =>
@naima [
@StevieWonder won the Love song contest b…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
CCH Pounder back in Jamaica
[youtube.com]


Soul Fire Farm [soulfirefarm]
“Catatumbo is part of an international, decades-old movement for food sovereignty. Coined by international farmer c…
[twitter.com]


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
🍎🌽🥒 🥕Ital – the vegan Rasta movement you’ve probably never heard of until now…
[bbc.in] [twitter.com]


wells lucas santo | blue hair oakland boy [WellsLucasSanto]
I periodically have amazing tech folks follow me and then subsequently unfollow me when I write threads that talk a…
[twitter.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
So
#PrinceHarryAndMeghan got married on
#MalcolmX Birthday. Wonder
#WhatMalcolmXWouldSay about the American Negro’…
[twitter.com]


Karen Brittingham-Ed [123Sowhat]

@AfricanaCarr She’s not the 1st Black royal, she’s just the1st American. Queen Sophia Charlotte who had 15 children…
[twitter.com]


#NonBeliever✊🏾😡 [Fresh_Flames1]
Before The Interracial
#RoyalWedding Of Prince Harry And Megan Markle King George iii Married His Consort Charlotte…
[twitter.com]


Jauan My Birthday Wednesday Knight [__itsnotjuan]
Man y’all. I’m 21. I have a degree. A full time job(Career). And am about to get a second degree for free. Y’all I’…
[twitter.com]


Craig's_VCR [Craigs_VCR]
That is my issue with publications like The Root. They only want to place the blame on one demographic while pushi…
[twitter.com]


khadija [beautifuldeson1]
I think many black women on twitter associate patriarchy with merely being a man. Patriarchy is the structural orga…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, it’s been one extreme or the other: either you are going to be murdered before your 25th 🎂 let alone be…
[twitter.com]


Fisseha Tegegn [Shewaye_Tagel]
Boom!!!!💥
#Ethiopia|n Tirunesh Dibaba wins the Great Manchester Run 10km race today in a time of 31:08. A dominant…
[twitter.com]


reclaim UC [reclaimuc]
ICE Plans to Start Destroying Records of Immigrant Abuse, Including Sexual Assault and Deaths in Custody
https://t.co/ryFaCBdZ31


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Trump’s Immigration Crackdown is a Boom Time for Private Prisons
https://t.co/Ef6TuELMJj


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Law enforcement groups gave $420,000 to DA deciding whether to bring charges against cops who killed Stephon Clark.…
https://t.co/pYD2pAwm7n


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
The 16 Black Panthers Still Behind Bars | Colorlines
https://t.co/DuqfADTk2f
https://t.co/mQ56q2BcpW


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
Northern Irish women protesting anti-abortion laws take illegal termination pills in front of police…
https://t.co/nSDgxHULC5


Mari Copeny [LittleMissFlint]
Yesterday we passed out 135,000 bottles of water to Flint residents in 93 degree heat. We helped close to 1,000 fam…
https://t.co/bQnBoEioTz


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
At least 4,645 people died as a result of Hurricane Maria and its devastation across Puerto Rico last year, accordi…
https://t.co/EqYCQXG9sa


Danielle Palmieri [langisthematrix]
I’m a teacher. Yesterday my school was in lockdown b/c of a shooter in the area. The intercom is broken, no one kne…
https://t.co/VyKccEOPTE


MariaChappelleNadal [MariaChappelleN]
We heard something disturbing at the TIF Commission meeting last night. Two women live on the same street. The Wh…
https://t.co/W3ONkxLlZN


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
‘Forced to face the twin hurdles of racism and sexism, Black women leaders are underrepresented on college campuses…
https://t.co/bkYgY8gvyx


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Mark Yusko Interview Part 2: All Things Macro
@MacroVoices
https://t.co/3BA15SqPJj


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
9/2017: Hugh Hendry: Inflation is just over the horizon!
@MacroVoices
https://t.co/dBew9Jr0YM


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Mark Grant: Central Bank Liquidity Drives Everything
@MacroVoices
https://t.co/d5SwVMblmP


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Australian Bank’s System Outage Leaves 9 Million Customers Without Cash
@slashdot


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Amazon has been generous to a Seattle homeless shelter. Why is its generosity such a pain?
https://t.co/xd9Yz8mn8I via
@Slate


Taylor Renee [TaylorRAldridge]
ruminating on
@ImaniMixon ‘s insightful recent reclamation on (Black) techno history & this lush article x N.Gaskin…
https://t.co/PcdUyOkCfL


Ray Winbush [rwinbush]
Lest We forget: May 28, 1830, US Legislation entitled “The Indian Removal Act” was signed into law establishing “Th…
https://t.co/K9WQMvcvDj


Crimes of Britain [crimesofbrits]
If one picture defined and personified colonialism, this is it. A woman in Bengal, India, carrying a Brit on her ba…
https://t.co/giUJpY4ZqX


SchomburgCenter [SchomburgCenter]
Tom Bradley becomes the first African-American mayor of Los Angeles (1973)
#todayinblackhistory
https://t.co/5fkdqwiA0t


#ADPhD [afrxdiasporaphd]
From slavery to freedom: the extraordinary story of Cándida Huelva Born in 1845 in a Portuguese colony, she made i…
https://t.co/T9F9Oybmo1


Smithsonian NMAAHC [NMAAHC]
The earliest commemoration of what would later become
#MemorialDay, was established by over 1,000 newly freed Afric…
https://t.co/ojRLdhCbzH


MLDwrites [MichelleDuster]
Including pledges, I now only have $55,000 to go to reach my goal of raising a total of $200k. Let’s do this togeth…
https://t.co/MghP3c0iys


KOLUMN Magazine [KOLUMN_Magazine]
An entire Manhattan village owned by black people was destroyed to build Central Park | Timeline…
https://t.co/1PUzjVhzkt


ነፃነት  🎨🍃🌻🦉🎍 [Netsa_Sara]
In the old days, a man was taught to forget himself. Today it is quite different: he is taught not to forget himsel…
https://t.co/95DGwe5IFH


Black History Heroes [HistoryHeroes]
5/31/1921: The so-called Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 began. “Little Africa on Fire” when White Americans terrorized a w…
https://t.co/WzsUlkXL8u


Linda Miranda [LindaMi64500835]

@HarryO1975
@NuBlackVision
@suede_santoro
@em2wice
@AbuSumayyah100
@Asim_the_Great
@angelaw676
@Fresh_Flames1
https://t.co/7TIeDORO12


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
Never forget that
#MemorialDay is one more in a long list of African creations in America. It began as…
https://t.co/HeoctB2QA6


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
David Starkey on the Reformation HistoryExtra
https://t.co/64UCaTy5yH


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Challenging British heroes:
@afuahirsch argues that we need to look afresh at the likes of Nelson and Churchill…
https://t.co/G5YQMHMgkl


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@afuahirsch
@NewBlackMan
@digitalafrican
@mmbilal
@doctorow Brit(ish) ft the author Afua Hirsch | book review | int…
https://t.co/4jSVcMaIZv


Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine]
ICYMI: Physicists are struggling to develop a quantum theory of gravity. Current efforts make use of both reduction…
https://t.co/v4KGGuYd3H


Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine]
ICYMI: Why is empty space so empty? The Nobel laureate physicist Steven Weinberg called this “the bone in our throa…
https://t.co/uLDUvqnJzr


Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine]
If a new conjecture is correct, the cosmos must be profoundly different than previously supposed, or string theory…
https://t.co/XW1ojvdbnY


Bloomberg [business]
.03% of ocean plastic comes from straws. 46 percent comes from fishing nets
https://t.co/BfA4jPtG1Z via
@bopinion
https://t.co/TOSWjNt0Nn


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
America’s Fastest-Growing Urban Area Has a Water Problem
https://t.co/U1hr0itBqI via
@WIRED


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Giant Predatory Worms Are Invading France
@slashdot
https://t.co/tF3Y4U0tXx


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Every Cell in Your Body Has the Same DNA. Except It Doesn’t.
https://t.co/drEuBiqpzA


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Interview with Impact Hub Harare’s Tadzoka Pswarayi
https://t.co/dlVI3iSkTE


Black Art In America [BAIAONLINE]
The Message Behind Murals
https://t.co/z40ehdYmiw
https://t.co/x4YRAFV9vQ


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Betty Davis Was a Raw Funk Pioneer. Her Decades of Silence Are Over.
https://t.co/lLr027i3IC


michael massenburg [mikemassenburg]
Leimert Plaza Park’s ‘beautification’ will fence in the spiritual center of black L.A.
https://t.co/mN0ZLgPDjq


Bree Newsome [BreeNewsome]
People are still shocked to learn that well-liked, well-spoken people can be harassers, abusers, molesters & rapists.


Vijay Prashad [vijayprashad]
Excellent story by
@NidhiSubs about Gopal Balakrishnan of
@NewLeftReview, Sexual Predators,
@ucsc, and the betrayal…
https://t.co/yhDC2bIgyI


This Is Africa [ThisIsAfricaTIA]
“We know that Africa is neither French, nor British, nor American, nor Russian, that it is African. We know the obj…
https://t.co/k0FzqnW1Il


Blk & Missing FDN [BAM_FI]

#Chicago: 23y/o Kiarria Rush was last seen May 12 in the 11300 block of South Wentworth. 5’3” | 250 lbs Have yo…
https://t.co/efDTWGGjH5


Sua'ad (Daughter of Frantz Fanon) [Ajairah1]
There are definitely some tensions between Africans from Africa and diaspora, but this does not overshadow the fact…
https://t.co/uwa2UJAy5n


Salma Seti [SalmaDey]
In the case of mixed people being automatically black…..Well that depends on their politics. Drake has never spok…
https://t.co/S2TAu5DeDJ


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@SalmaDey It’s great to hear young people getting back to the technical discipline around these Black academic term…
https://t.co/Zsrtu0QTlM


khadija [beautifuldeson1]
Being hemmed into a structure of white supremacy means we must question everything we believe in, even the things w…
https://t.co/XqKBnq6Z0H


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@beautifuldeson1 Ah, youthful self discipline is precious: may you never know in horrible, intimate detail that hab…
https://t.co/G8erNLzoSU


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]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
‘Housing segregation is in everything. But to understand the root of this issue, you have to look at the government…
[twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
25-Year-Old Textbooks and Holes in the Ceiling: Inside America’s Public Schools
[nyti.ms]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
“In Louisiana, Threatening to File a Complaint Against Police Can Lead to a Five-Year Prison Sentence”
[injusticetoday.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
In America freedom and the black body seems irreconcilable in the eyes of law enforcement. Even when we have commit…
[twitter.com]


Brother Darrows [BrotherDarrows]
Report: Black Workers in L.A. Face ‘Jobs Crisis’ That’s Causing Decline in Black Community
[theroot.com] via
@TheRoot


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Kendrick Lamar just won a Pulitzer Prize
[theverge.com] via
@Verge


Sisonke Msimang [Sisonkemsimang]
“…our freedom was not some polite picnic at which you arrived armed with your best behaviour. The Apartheid state…
[twitter.com]


allAfrica.com [allafrica]
Praising Her Now Shows Us What Hypocrites You Are! – Winnie’s Daughter:
[allafrica.com] #SouthAfrica [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
NYC Will Move—But Not Remove—Statue of Gynecologist Who Experimented on Slaves
[broadly.vice.com] via
@broadly


Mldwrites [MichelleDuster]
Thank you so much to everyone who has donated so far to make
#Herstory. With only 3517 more donations of $50 at…
[twitter.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
Ancestor
#Fanon still speaking. This just out. Nearly 800 pages worth of previously unpublished work. Notes. Plays.…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Africa’s contested past
[acast.com] @TheDiasporaDiva


hyperallergic [hyperallergic]
After dozens of trees — some as old as 250 years — came down in Bengaluru’s Lalbagh Botanical Gardens last October,…
[twitter.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Want To See How The NYPD Disciplines Its Employees? Search For Yourself.
[buzzfeed.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Atlantic Ocean Current Slows Down To 1,000-Year Low, Studies Show
[n.pr]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Staunch net neutrality advocate Mignon Clyburn steps down from FCC
[theverge.com] [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
T-Mobile to pay $40 million over false ring tones on rural U.S. calls
[reut.rs]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Employees Who Worked at YouTube Say Violent Threats From Volatile ‘Creators’ Have Been Going on For Years
[news.slashdot.org]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
San Francisco to scooter startups: Your customers are terrible
[arstechnica.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
First XDR typhoid is on the verge of being untreatable, spreading globally
[arstechnica.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Listen to Tony Robbins introduce you to Eriksonian hypnosis and frame what Tony is saying in the context of the rac…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
“People like people who are like themselves [white]; or who are like how they would like to be [Wil Smith]”
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
The other way to think of American “positivity” as practiced by Wil Smith is as a pleasant vacation away from self-…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Scientists Accidentally Create Mutant Enzyme That Eats Plastic Bottles
[science.slashdot.org]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
After working in a world of ‘tech bros,’ this woman founded a female-only island
[a.msn.com] =>
@taraw


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
Thanks to
@DiverseIssues for including us all in the emerging conversation on the context and meaning of…
[twitter.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
I wasn’t ready for Jewell Parker Rhodes’s latest. Maybe everyone else is. Get “Ghost Boys.” A Black boy is killed b…
[twitter.com]


#WOMENSART [womensart1]
Unravelling, (2015-ongoing), by Sonya Clark, US artist
#womensart [twitter.com]


Prince Rogers Nelson. [PRNLegion]
An 11-year old
#PRINCE.
[twitter.com]


Black Art In America [BAIAONLINE]
Remembering legendary artist Elizabeth Catlett on her BIRTHDAY (April 15th, 1915 – April 2nd, 2012).
[twitter.com]


Shadow and Act [shadowandact]
‘The Incredibles’ director on why we’ve never seen Frozone’s wife, Honey, in the franchise
[buff.ly] [twitter.com]


Black Art Project [BlackArtProject]
‘They Should Be in Jail’: Artists Accuse Dealers at Los Angeles’s CB1 Gallery of Fraud. One artist says Clyde Beswi…
[twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
Hear Ray Bradbury’s Beloved Sci-Fi Stories as Classic Radio Dramas
[bit.ly] [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
What Made Studio Ghibli Animator Isao Takahata (RIP) a Master: Two Video Essays
[bit.ly] [twitter.com]


Shadow and Act [shadowandact]
.
@DanaiGurira to bring her colonialism-themed, 1980s Rhodesia-set play ‘The Convert’ to London’s Young Vic Theater…
[twitter.com]


C. Shardae🐞🐨💄📚🇨🇷 [LavishRebelShae]
Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah just won a Pulitzer for Feature Writing and I am going to devour these suggested works by her…
[twitter.com]


io9 [io9]
Report: the Stan Lee saga is only getting stranger and sadder
[on.io9.com] [twitter.com]


Tananarive Due [TananariveDue]
It’s sad.
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@TananariveDue According to how some innocent kids assume racism works, Stan Lee should be a billionaire. But Stan Lee is no Jack Daniels.🙊


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Goapele Gives Us A Tour of Oakland For Black History Month | MadameNoire
[youtube.com] =>
@taraw


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@RowenaMonde Trungpa wrote The Myth of Freedom and the Way of Meditation (Shambhala Classics)…
[twitter.com]


cyborg witch [dn_charles]
anyway. if you decide to
#BoycottStarbucks and live in
#Philly, I highly recommend Franny Lou’s Porch, which is own…
[twitter.com]


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
Creamy Peanut Stew with Crispy Baked Okra
[bit.ly] via
@chocolateforbasil [twitter.com]


Greg Carr [AfricanaCarr]
As a teacher, my job isn’t to shrink my humanity or that of my people to fit the desires or fears of a society buil…
[twitter.com]


Sister Outsider [FeministGriote]
Almost every BW I know has a story about a time in a professional setting in which she attempted to have a talk wit…
[twitter.com]


Sister Outsider [FeministGriote]
The WW wasn’t crying because she felt sorry and was deeply remorseful. The WW was crying because she felt “bullied”…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@AfricanaCarr You may have come to the same conclusion that as a parent you see that the “mainstream” (colonial) st…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Young bruh, the Negro pleads for the right to be mediocre and secure within the confines of white masters (just lik…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
Young bruh, the traditional, wisdom-based cultures of Africa were designed to produce the happiest and the healthie…
[twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
2/2 –this, young bruh, is the objective, strategic (non-ironically racist) reason why modern descendants of Africa…
[twitter.com]