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by BA - 11 months ago

IN MEMORIAM: The Legendary Supremes Star Mary Wilson, 76

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Mary Wilson was a friend to the Black Press of America, a neighbor to the world, and the radiance she exuded never seem to fade. At 76, the Supremes legend is gone too soon. Wilson died suddenly late Monday, Feb. 8, at...

by BA - 11 months ago

A Trio of African American Scholars Who Are Taking on New Assignements

John Brooks Slaughter was appointed the Deans’ Professor of Education and Engineering at the University of Southern California. After a 15-year career as a civilian employee of the U.S. Navy, Dr. Slaughter was appointed director of the Applied Physics Laboratory at the University of Washington. He s...

by BA - 11 months ago

North Korea Accused Of Hacking Pfizer

North Korea attempted to steal Covid-19 vaccine technology from US pharmaceutical company Pfizer, according to South Korean intelligence officials. It is currently unclear as to what, if any, data was stolen. South Korea’s National Intelligence Agency privately briefed lawmakers about the alle...

by BA - 11 months ago

UNCF 4th Hampton Roads Mayors’ Masked Ball Goes Virtual, March 20

HAMPTON ROADS Scroll online to the United Negro College’s website, and register for the Hampton Roads UNCF Mayors’ Masked Ball, if you want to help more minority college students become college grads. On March 20, this organization will host its fourth annual signature fundraising event in Ha...

by BA - 11 months ago

City of Dallas opens emergency warming center

DALLAS – The City of Dallas is opening a warming center at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas (KBHCCD), 650 S Griffin St. The warming center is a 24-hour intake until noon on Wednesday, Feb. 17 and opens at 7:00 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15. Residents can access the warming center on Canton S...

by BA - 11 months ago

The Little African American Book

vocal.media - “Walk in the light! Beautiful light! Come where the dew drops of mercy shine bright! Shine all around us by day and by night!” The song echoed in his medium brown colored head like a bell tolling for…Tweeted by @SKYLERIZED https://twitter.com/SKYLERIZED/status/1361380668358410240

by BA - 11 months ago

Register Now! Black History Series and More by Diamond Strategies

mailchi.mp - What is the history of policing in the U.S.? Where did police come from, and what was their role? How did police interact with communities in the past? How do police interact with communities now? Re…Tweeted by @Dr_Whitaker https://twitter.com/Dr_Whitaker/status/1361430944335335426

by BA - 11 months ago

Separate, Never Equal • New American History

resources.newamericanhistory.org - At New American History, we’re committed to helping students see how current events take their shape from history. Our tools and resources are free and freely available to all educators, intended to …Tweeted by @MapM8ker https://twitter.com/MapM8ker/status/13614749...

by BA - 11 months ago

#ADOS and Hip Hop

archangelcleo.blogspot.com - #ADOS and Hip Hop Hip-hop Archive and Research Institute’s at Harvard http://hiphoparchive.org Hip hop studies /Hip hop in academ...Tweeted by @archangelcleo2 https://twitter.com/archangelcleo2/status/1361400868340441089