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by BA - 11 months ago

The Green Book: Celebrating 'The Bible of Black Travel'

npr.org - A family vacation was like planning a military campaign. In the Jim Crow era, this guide book was essential for traveling safely.Tweeted by @chinyereosuji https://twitter.com/chinyereosuji/status/1343690565276344324

by BA - 11 months ago

Black Doctor Dies of COVID Decrying Racist Medical Mistreatment

Photo: Twitter A Black doctor who died battling COVID-19 complained of racist medical care in widely shared social media posts days before her death, prompting an Indiana hospital system to promise a “full external review” into her treatment. Tags:& Black Star NewsCOVID-19Racist Medical CareDr. Susa...

by BA - 11 months ago

Preserved by Purpose – Perfectly Yielded in 2021

I’ll exercise (more).  I’ll stop doing ______. I’ll get (more) organized.   Sound familiar? At least for me, these are all the usual New Year’s resolutions that I’ve made in the past.   However, a few years ago, I decided that even after getting plenty of practical and impractical tips, it was hard...

by BA - 11 months ago

Letter to Editor: Indiana is White Supremacy State

In a letter to the editor, a reader says Indiana is a "white supremacy state" because Indiana Republicans, like Sen. Mike Braun, (above) either actively attempted to help Donald Trump overturn the 2020 Election results or continue to excuse his autocratic ambitions. The reader writes: Indiana joined...

by BA - 11 months ago

Black British Baes We Love Right Now

essence.com - A string of new series and films, including "Bridgerton" and "One Night in Miami," have a few things in common: English actors who have stolen our hearts.Tweeted by @Pauline98476699 https://twitter.com/Pauline98476699/status/1343674087797829640

by BA - 11 months ago

2020 Was The Year Female Rappers Dominated

npr.org - To know what tomorrow sounds like, one need only listen to the women in rap today. Our 23-song playlist represents but a handful of the many women rappers who left their mark on 2020.Tweeted by @MIXERARAP https://twitter.com/MIXERARAP/status/1343668473658896384