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by BA - 11 months ago

Harry Haywood, Black Bolshevik

workers.org - February 4 was the birthday of Black Communist Harry Haywood, one of the great Marxist-Leninist thinkers, leaders and revolutionaries of the 20th century. Although Haywood was born over 100 years ago…Tweeted by @normallen958 https://twitter.com/normallen958/status/1360716057049255941

by BA - 11 months ago

Encyclopedia of Arkansas

encyclopediaofarkansas.net - In the opening months of 1970, a group of African Americans in their mid-twenties sought to bring the social and cultural changes they had seen evolving in other parts of the world to Blytheville (Mi…Tweeted by @CaJillybean https://twitter.com/CaJillybean/status/13610736...

by BA - 11 months ago

A Museum Teaches Tolerance Through Jim Crow

npr.org - Michigan's new Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia is using the ugliness of racism to teach a lesson of acceptance. "We are a resource that does the thing that many Americans don't want to do," say…Tweeted by @MRCleve3 https://twitter.com/MRCleve3/status/1361339232544055300

by BA - 11 months ago

Electrify the Pitch with these Tesla Football Boots

manofmany.com - 3D artist and designer Hussain Almossawi imagined what would happen if Elon Musk’s Tesla ventured onto the soccer field with a pair of Tesla Football Shoes.Tweeted by @ServantJustice https://twitter.com/ServantJustice/status/1361174896496287749

by BA - 11 months ago

A 'Forgotten History' Of How The U.S. Government Segregated America

npr.org - Author Richard Rothstein says the housing programs begun under the New Deal were tantamount to a "state-sponsored system of segregation," in which people of color were purposely excluded from suburbs.Tweeted by @wells_av https://twitter.com/wells_av/status/1361340881832411139

by BA - 11 months ago

Colorado Springs' famous Cotton Club being re-created

newsbreak.com - Somewhere Fannie Mae Duncan is smiling. The Black entrepreneur's famous jazz joint, the Cotton Club, which opened in the '50s and was torn down in 1975 as part of an urban renewal program, is set to …Tweeted by @BlissfulBeauty https://twitter.com/BlissfulBeauty/status/136120700386391...

by BA - 11 months ago

Meek Mill Has Already Recorded A 6ix9ine Diss

Meek Mill wasted no time getting in the studio following his run-in with 6ix9ine.In a post shared to his Instagram story on Sunday (February 14) just hours after their parking lot fiasco, Meek previewed a track where he’s taking aim at the rainbow-haired rapper.“You a bitch, he a rat/ He a fraud on...