Bechara Choucair [choucair]
Heartbreaking study from @JAMAPediatrics shows black children are taking their lives at 2x the rate of white childr… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
The Only African American Female Stockbroker On The New York Stock Exchange [v103.iheart.com]


BBC News Africa [BBCAfrica]
Scores of Ethiopians drown off Yemen coast [bbc.in]


Zemedeneh Negatu [Zemedeneh]

#Ethiopia 6 months ago had access to only 1 seaport, Djibouti. Since then it has successfully secured access to Ass… [twitter.com]


True Black Power [trueblackpower]
Study: Voting Precincts with More Black Voters Have Longer Wait Times Because of Fewer Machines, Workers… [twitter.com]


Chris Evans [notcapnamerica]
White people: watch the Starbucks arrest video. See the white folks arguing with the police and asking why two inn… [twitter.com]


Mike Green [amikegreen2]
Minneapolis Mayor Unveils Plan to Undo History of Segregation [nextcity.org]


The Black Detour [theblackdetour]
Tulsa race riot took place between May 31 and June 1, 1921, when a white mob attacked residents and businesses of t… [twitter.com]


Philip Lewis [Phil_Lewis_]
The massacre that destroyed America’s wealthiest Black neighborhood began 97 years ago on this date in Tulsa, one o… [twitter.com]


Smithsonian NMAAHC [NMAAHC]
Today in 1921, the deadliest racial massacre in U.S. history began in the thriving Greenwood African American commu… [twitter.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
After a Black female postmaster was wrongly pressured out of her post in Mississippi in 1902, President Theodore Ro… [twitter.com]


Crimes of Britain [crimesofbrits]
Farmers in India were forced to grow opium instead of food crops. Millions starved to death for Britain’s drugs tra… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
On the Kidnapped African Boy Who Became a German Philosopher [lithub.com] via @lithub


bankbryan [bankbryan]
“What’s still popular from different periods in history is almost never the obvious choice. Accolades, Grammys, and… [twitter.com]


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
This Black Newspaper Archive Is Bringing All Of Its Records On Black History Online, For Free [blavity.com] via @blavity


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Why Americans Invented the RV | Essay | Zócalo Public Square [zocalopublicsquare.org]


Other Ireland / Ruth [RuthieFizz]
Two things about Wombats:

1) Larger than you’d expect
2) Literally shit bricks [twitter.com]


Rachel Parent [RachelsNews]
Genetically-modified salmon is now in Canada, but no one will say where [macleans.ca] unethical #cdnpoli


Open Culture [openculture]
Two Million Wondrous Nature Illustrations Put Online by The Biodiversity Heritage Library [openculture.com] [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]


Noël Gardner [noelcamille]
Theaster Gates leaves DuSable Museum board – Consumer News – Crain’s Chicago Business [shar.es] via… [twitter.com]


#WOMENSART [womensart1]
Mae Morgan, 90-year-old Navajo master weaver #womensart [twitter.com]


Stereo Williams [stereo_williams]
If you need reminders that the music industry ain’t shit, remember:
The Jacksons had to give up their original name… [twitter.com]


Lost & Found [CUNYPoetics]
Fri, May 18 “A TRIBUTE TO JUNE JORDAN” an exploration of the legendary teacher, activist, & poet’s life, work, & le… [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Netflix is finally getting serious about building a library of African movies and shows [qz.com] via @qzafrica


Black Art Project [BlackArtProject]
“I Wanted to Make Art that Told a Story”: Alison Saar on Her Eloquent Sculptures. [hyperallergic.com] Image:… [twitter.com]


hyperallergic [hyperallergic]
After retiring as a professor of American history from Princeton University, Nell Painter embarked on a new chapter… [twitter.com]


LESD [LESDSchools]
Our @PS_ARTS Teacher @JuneCarol_E currently has an art show @LAMAGBarnsdall Check it out! #ArtsEd [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
L.A. gave local artists [ @JuneCarol_E ] $10,000 to create work. An exhibition at Barnsdall Art Park shows off what… [twitter.com]


The Shadow League [ShadowLeagueTSL]
The great Charlie Murphy passed away one year ago today. Let’s always remember the man who taught us to not be a “h… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
In just 7 months, the US public domain will get its first infusion since 1998 [boingboing.net]


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
The Oldest Black-Owned Restaurant in the U.S. — In Business For More Than 100 Years! [bit.ly] [twitter.com]


virgo season! [mxdkays]
my mom has been complaining about how hard it is to find this specific ethiopian spice she doesn’t know the english… [twitter.com]


Amy Charlotte Kean [keano81]
I feel like this might be a bit much, even for East London [twitter.com]


Josh Myers [ddehewty]
Please don’t ask me to write no thinkpiece. We have thought about this every day for the last “400 years.” Read and… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@OmowaleAfrika
@ddehewty One of the earliest gangsta mogul songs said “I hang with my dogs, man // f*ck a gorilla”… [twitter.com]


Ma$on [FirstGentleman]
The “Black people should just build their own” never takes into account all the times when Black folks did build th… [twitter.com]


Nation State of Mind [OmowaleAfrika]
The Hip Hop Mogul/ Black Hollywood elite generation is by far the most dangerous class of black people, white supre… [twitter.com]


TheBlackProtector [_BlackProtector]
Black people tonight is the perfect time to admit to ourselves:

White people defeated us in 1994

They still own o… [twitter.com]


Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite]

@BreeNewsome This is an excellent observation that is not repeated to young people enough. The seduction out there… [twitter.com]


Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite]

@ShadowLeagueTSL
@taraw The Rick James sketch is finery of screen history. It was funny but effortless with its emb… [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]


Bryan D. Wilhite [BryanWilhite]

@KinteSpace I definitely remember reading somewhere in college (over 30 yrs ago) that African infants in the 1950s… [twitter.com]


Simon Kuestenmacher [simongerman600]
The Norwegian flag is the Swiss Army knife of flags: It contains six other flags! [twitter.com]


悲 🇮🇶⛓ [Fawzibruh]
I hate when I tell people I’m from Iraq and they’re like “oh cool my *insert family member here* served there!” Lik… [twitter.com]


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.😟🐒


THE CONNET [THEAlleyeceeing]
8:36 a.m. # of Palestinians killed in Gaza border clashes rises to 37. [twitter.com]


Sharif Kouddous [sharifkouddous]
Death toll in Gaza today rises to 52, over 2,400 wounded. At Shifa hospital a doctor who worked there for 17 years… [twitter.com]


DrBasel Abuwarda🇵🇸 [BaselAbuwarda]
BREAKING : The last update from #Gaza 21:22 55 DEAD including : 5 under 18 years old , 1paramedic 2770 injured : 1… [twitter.com]


Mike Petchenik [MPetchenikWSB]
EXCLUSIVE: Officer suspended after traffic stop of 65-year-old grandmother in #Alpharetta. [twitter.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Black activist jailed for his Facebook posts speaks out about secret FBI surveillance

[theguardian.com]


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
“Black households where the head has a college degree at the median have less wealth than white households where th… [twitter.com]


son of an asylum seeker, father of an immigrant [doctorow]
White neighbor calls police after black man turns up at the house he just bought [boingboing.net] [twitter.com]


Ritika Goel [RitikaGoelTO]
***Please help amplify this message.*** Zabia Afzal went missing May 10 in Woodbine Beach area. We need everyone in… [twitter.com]


Blavity News [Blavity]
Waffle House victim #DeEbonyGroves isn’t alive to receive her college degree. So her mother accepted it for her.… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
“The Uncertainty Tax: the financial cost of not knowing things” by Andy Ferris [medium.com]


The Crisis Magazine [thecrisismag]
Exclusive: Rakem Balogun spoke out against police brutality. Now he is believed to be the first prosecuted under a… [twitter.com]


BlackPast.org [BlackPastOnline]
May 11: Considered the dean of Af-Am composers, William Grant Still (1895-1978) was born #OTD in Woodville, MS. In… [twitter.com]


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
Louise Thompson Patterson and Black Radical Politics — by Charisse Burden-Stelly [aaihs.org] via… [twitter.com]


Ayori Selassie [iAyori]
Inspired by the story of this incredible mother, one of many “Hidden Figures, Unsung”: One Woman’s Fight To Be An I… [twitter.com]


jonjon moore [hoodqueer]
Today is the 33rd anniversary of the 1985 MOVE Bombing, when Philly PD dropped a bomb on the homes of Black liberat… [twitter.com]


LA Review of Books [LAReviewofBooks]
“I love true stories. I don’t need to make shit up. So many people—Angela Davis, Shirley Chisolm—their stories are… [twitter.com]


M. A. E. [MElmaazi]
Were you aware of the racist origins of political science? Neither was I. For a fascinating discussion on the subj… [twitter.com]


Timeline [Timeline_Now]
“Why should I be upset that she was embarrassed? That’s her problem,” Eartha Kitt said after calling out Lady Bird… [twitter.com]


William Zafra Velasco [wmzafravelasco]
Did you know that the culture of American police is deeply rooted in the #SlavePatrols? Here is an article publish… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@wmzafravelasco
@trueblackpower Yes, 30+ years ago Dr. Gerald Horne taught me (at ucsb) that police forces did not… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@NyabinghiD
@trueblackpower Yes, when I use the phrase “white people of all skin colors,” I am trying to avoid this… [twitter.com]


Quanta Magazine [QuantaMagazine]
Richard Feynman, a luminary in the world of theoretical physics, would have been 100 years old today. Today, Feynma… [twitter.com]


BBC News Africa [BBCAfrica]
Why does Ebola keep coming back? [bbc.in]


Open Culture [openculture]
Goethe’s Colorful & Abstract Illustrations for His 1810 Treatise, Theory of Colors: Scans of the First Edition… [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
How Finland Created One of the Best Educational Systems in the World (by Doing the Opposite of U.S.)… [twitter.com]


Open Culture [openculture]
The Alan Lomax Sound Archive Now Online: Features 17,000 Blues & Folk Recordings [goo.gl] [twitter.com]


#WOMENSART [womensart1]
Japanese artist Kumi Yamashita winds a single black thread around a grid of nails on a wooden board to create intri… [twitter.com]


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Cannes: Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Draws 10-Minute Ovation [hollywoodreporter.com]


The 7th Matrix [The7thMatrix]
Dalit Woman Writer Becomes 1st Indian to be Nominated for Prestigious Hugo Award [telesurtv.net]


Shakespeare Magazine [UKShakespeare]
This dapper gent is Arturo Schomburg (1874-1938), founder of @SchomburgCenter for Research in Black Culture. He als… [twitter.com]


Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]
“Novels written with film contracts in mind have a faint but unmistakable, and ruinous, odour. I cannot name what,… [twitter.com]


Brother Darrows [BrotherDarrows]
Azealia Banks Says After Experiencing Racism and Being Treated Like a Prostitute, She’ll ‘Never Ever Ever’ Visit I… [twitter.com]


Tara [taraw]
Happy Birthday @StevieWonder #May13 one of my most favorite & talented artists to walk this planet. #Singer[twitter.com]


Martha S. Jones, JD, PhD [marthasjones_]
“The wallpaper features the “Flower of Life,” a symbol of immortality; the flowers on her dress recall images of ce… [twitter.com]


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
Out of the Shadow of Aunt Jemima: The Real Black Chefs Who Taught Americans to Cook [bit.ly] via… [twitter.com]


soulPhoodie [soulphoodie]
Boudin: A Story Of Sausage, Slavery And Rebellion In The Caribbean [n.pr] [twitter.com]


naw, [SwallowThatShit]
BET sucks cause BET chooses to suck. No reason why BET doesn’t have cooking shows/competitions like food network. B… [twitter.com]


Lisa Fischer [lisafischersing]
NYC!! Grateful to be playing in my own backyard this week at the Blue Note Jazz Club, May 10 – 13 (8pm & 10:30pm)!!… [twitter.com]


Jamel K. Donnor [DonnorJamel]
Black men at work not only face harassment, but tread carefully to avoid being seen as harassers: [slate.com] via @slate


Puff the Magic Hater [MsKellyMHayes]
As someone who’s been pleading with folks to stop calling 911 over every little thing for years, I just want to mak… [twitter.com]


True Black Power [trueblackpower]
It’s still going to be business as usual for many of us with our fake outrage many ask what we can do, forget that… [twitter.com]


#August21 [HalfAtlanta]
artistically packaged Black trauma is not artistic excellence, nor revolutionary, barely even radical typically.


Jepchumba [digitalafrican]
I find it’s crazy that it is easier for me to watch 15 marvel movies than it is to watch a movie made within Africa… [twitter.com]


This Is Africa [ThisIsAfricaTIA]

#QuoteOfTheDay

“Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and can be overcome and eradica… [twitter.com]


Black Thought Thinking [DrTJC]
In all my years as a professor & student, I have heard no one explain how wht ontologies apply to Blk ppl, especial… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@DrTJC .@DrTJC it is sad for all of us that your account is locked so I’m not sure that you are seeing this but whi… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@DrTJC .@DrTJC white ontology cannot survive without youth culture as children naturally have difficulty distinguis… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]

@DrTJC .@DrTJC I may not be grasping your intent but I feel like we all need to go back and study how the elite Ame… [twitter.com]


the kinte space [KinteSpace]
young bruh, when anybody uses the term “black man” 9.9 times out of 10 they are referring to a kid or an adult kid… [twitter.com]


Nyabinghi Djehutti [NyabinghiD]
Many people assume that if you discuss racism that you must necessarily hate white people. They can’t fathom having… [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


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
‘Only Arabs go to jaiI’: Israel convicts Palestinian over poem
https://t.co/NOGrvmmALX We’ll discuss
#DareenTatour‘…
https://t.co/aiCCzIiG7e


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
Mass School Shootings Mostly Happening In Small-town and Suburban America
https://t.co/LdcJLgqwNh via
@atlblackstar


Atlanta Black Star [ATLBlackStar]
Father Critically Injured After Jumping In the Line of Fire to Save His Daughter
https://t.co/38nOZQTmZT
https://t.co/S1xI3m7q0Z


Nadra Nittle [NadraKareem]
Just heard that the Long Beach Press Telegram is down to one reporter and have seen the outpouring of support for t…
https://t.co/DILRCTe8kQ


This Is Africa [ThisIsAfricaTIA]
Today is
#WorldDayforCulturalDiversity. The article from our archives unpacks how religious conservatism is erasing…
https://t.co/Y9vEk9Wmip


Ajamu Baraka [ajamubaraka]
The NFL plantation owners passed a policy to make patriotism mandatory for their property. Either pay deference to…
https://t.co/L7XAtbMqlU


Gallery Plus+ LA [Houseofwasir]
Rest In Power Aunt Laura Hendrix, owner of
#galleryplus In
#leimertpark
#leimertparkvillage .The public is invited…
https://t.co/4ISnMOY0lX


Black Enterprise [blackenterprise]
Over 300 black-owned businesses thrived in the community known as the “Black Wall Street” before they were all dest…
https://t.co/JtfCRgAYIZ


Joerg Stratmann [joergstratmann]
An interactive map shows just how many roads actually lead to Rome – all of ’em!
https://t.co/iUe3jFQkQp via…
https://t.co/ni9x1bmgsY


Black Art Project [BlackArtProject]
“Rebuilding African and African American Studies | Over the course of the nineties, Harvard’s Afro-American Studies…
https://t.co/AkVNgYnC8B


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Ferguson, Mo., Activists Are Dying and It’s Time to Ask Questions
https://t.co/BuhwHBhUTF


Torraine Walker [TorraineWalker]
Ferguson activist
#DarrenSeals would have been 31 years old today. To commemorate his life and work, several Black…
https://t.co/ZfnfoZIjxo


Nkisi Babaoké [Henry_James]
“Every time you sit in front of the television, somebody is working on you, someone is working to change you from a…
https://t.co/6BzIhcZYfX


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
Hair Products Popular with Black Women May Contain Harmful Chemicals
https://t.co/m7bYV1yuqa


BlackInformant [BlackInformant]
A Chinese high school in Hangzhou is reportedly using facial recognition tech to track pupil attendance, emotions,…
https://t.co/cLvjInHA6e


son of an asylum seeker, father of an immigrant [doctorow]
Prominent AI researchers call the entire field “alchemy”
https://t.co/TJfZQMOisQ
https://t.co/GrM3YydwW3


Dr Karsten Seipp [karstor]
Hard to believe that people doing research in their field would not check a journal’s integrity and impact factor b…
https://t.co/EwOPU4W9pj


allAfrica.com [allafrica]
Uganda’s Bad Toilet Paper is Dangerous – Study
https://t.co/9sl1D5uCO1
#Tanzania
#Uganda
https://t.co/deiIfOqTE5


Malika Bilal [mmbilal]
wow. Lava spatters “can weigh as much as a refrigerator.” Man’s leg shattered by lava spatter from Hawaii volcano…
https://t.co/VkqF6pfbKU


Al Jazeera News [AJENews]
Nipah virus, spread by fruit bats, kills 10 in India
https://t.co/XvNfCXoFQJ
https://t.co/MYaLLMcsJF


Left of Black [LeftOfBlack]
Heart Failure in the Black Community: What African-Americans Need to Know
https://t.co/x7SJWeZK3l via
@atlblackstar


Genii Games [Genii_Games]
There’s a simple hack to counting in
#Yoruba. At the very least, learn numbers 1 to 5 and the tens. With those, you…
https://t.co/sAon1eaJ1h


Ruth H. Hopkins [RuthHHopkins]
The University of Minnesota is now offering Dakota language courses live via video conference.
https://t.co/J8kGbzfmF3


aloria 🦔 [aloria]
By age 35 you should have a junk drawer filled with USB flash drives you’re reluctant to throw out because you don’…
https://t.co/UjDRSQxOQI


Howard Rambsy II [blackstudies]
Black men, personal libraries, and book culture —
https://t.co/zLuTMSUITd
https://t.co/Np4aRTE9uw


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: ‘This could be the beginning of a revolution’
https://t.co/A5Se1VM741


Mark Anthony Neal [NewBlackMan]
“At what is expense is all this light…what’s been pushed into the shadows?” — Filmmaker John Akomfrah talks the…
https://t.co/Y03rEaCSDJ


KQED Arts [KQEDarts]
The African American Museum and Library of Oakland will soon digitize rare protest footage of the Black Power movem…
https://t.co/WCzBCalSon


Open Culture [openculture]
Dozens of M.C. Escher Prints Now Digitized & Put Online by the Boston Public Library
https://t.co/hr4i46gpxx
https://t.co/bx38DmRvWF


Open Culture [openculture]
J.R.R. Tolkien Expressed a “Heartfelt Loathing” for Walt Disney and Refused to Let Disney Studios Adapt His Work…
https://t.co/pegUrOgKJB


Open Culture [openculture]
An 82-Year-Old Japanese Audiophile Searches for the Best Sound by Installing His Own Electric Utility Pole in His Y…
https://t.co/UGbf4iAEUo


Open Culture [openculture]
National Geographic Has Digitized Its Collection of 6,000+ Vintage Maps. See a Curated Selection of Maps Published…
https://t.co/8SAWiXf9l0


Open Culture [openculture]
In Search of Haruki Murakami: A Documentary Introduction to Japan’s Great Novelist
https://t.co/xKqtcNr7Cr
https://t.co/GxlRKLYuzk


Poets.org [POETSorg]
Check out our
#PoetryNearYou Pick of the Week: A Tribute to June Jordan, an inter-generational exploration of the l…
https://t.co/tOuwXJky3P


BlackStudies at Duke [DukeAAAS]
“No single work by Baldwin is as connected to the issues animating Black Lives Matter as The Evidence of Things Not…
https://t.co/CCrikkE2lD


Andray [andraydomise]
Imagine being confident enough to lecture MLK’s daughter about what MLK believed. Whiteness, man. Mad ting.
https://t.co/x0tP7m7kv8


SamuelFuryChildsDaly [sfcdaly]
Archive find of the day – the Nigerian Army had a poetry journal in the 70s and 80s
https://t.co/G1cG1GIRlE


#NonBeliever✊🏾😡 [Fresh_Flames1]

#ThankATeacher Thank You
#DrSebi For Teaching Us What To Eat And When To Eat It
https://t.co/oofzgYzHZI


✨Ada Nneka✨ [adannekaa]
People act like black men are inherently evil. Like they haven’t been conditioned and brainwashed and broken down t…
https://t.co/8L6ReRDFJ5


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…
https://t.co/qnMnY184Bj


Black Thought Thinking [DrTJC]
Important study on bidirectionality amongst African Americans and Black female perpetration of IPV and corporal pun…
https://t.co/Rv0K1iYW44


Verso Books [VersoBooks]
“Marx can come almost painfully close to describing our current world. Today, a brutal economism dominates many min…
https://t.co/ElmDH5BwBg


Khensu The Reminder [KNeferhetep]
Why can’t most Africans tell you with any degree of detail their indigenous belief systems? Their ancient customs, rites and deities?


Curtis Cook [Curtis_Cook]
They’re selling Dave Chappelle’s crackhead outfit at Banana Republic.
https://t.co/j51uu3fiFY


khadija [beautifuldeson1]
Can’t complain about “ain’t shit niggas” without blaming the ain’t shit women who raised them.


Rowena M. [RowenaMonde]
“Now we are less interested in equipping and refining thought, more interested in creating and mastering technologi…
https://t.co/rfdKm9w26k


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


King Terry III [KingTerryIII]
People be quick to react but slow to understand.


Tara [taraw]
It’s never taken me 2 hours to get to Heathrow Airport. This dude took scenic route & put the in a crunch that I may miss my flight. PO’d!😣