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.😟🐒


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]


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!😣


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?😇🌍🍼🍼🍼🐝🐞