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by BA - 11 months ago

Chef Kurt Evans Is Feeding A Sociopolitical Movement

culturedmag.com - Philadelphia native chef Kurt Evans is also an artist-activist and social entreprenuer with a mission-driven agenda for food.Tweeted by @SaltPepperNSoul https://twitter.com/SaltPepperNSoul/status/1398401689145724939

by BA - 11 months ago

Opinion | Ending Poverty in the Richest Country on Earth

commondreams.org - This week, we introduced a congressional resolution asserting that we can end poverty in the richest country on Earth.We've had the opportunity to study poverty deeply. Rep. Lee has chaired the Congr…Tweeted by @LuluWalcott1 https://twitter.com/LuluWalcott1/status/1398320509134139...

by BA - 11 months ago

California’s Novel Attempt at Land Reparations

newyorker.com - Property seized from a Black family a century ago is being returned to their descendants.Tweeted by @digitalwater888 https://twitter.com/digitalwater888/status/1398418669139492864

by BA - 11 months ago

100 years after Tulsa Race Massacre, still toting the damage

abcnews.go.com - Black Tulsa never really recovered from the devastation that took place 100 years ago, when nearly every structure in Greenwood, the fabled Black Wall Street, was flattened and as many as 300 people …Tweeted by @KenAEdwards https://twitter.com/KenAEdwards/status/1397876553460158466

by BA - 11 months ago

Manchin Criticizes McConnell Over 1/6 Commission

politicususa.com - Senator Joe Manchin (D-W. Va.) has criticized Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for what he perceives as politicization of a bill to create a commission to investigate the Capitol riot o…Tweeted by @OSayCanYouCNBC https://twitter.com/OSayCanYouCNBC/status/139865911401...

by BA - 11 months ago

“Spoken Floz,” Prisoners Retake Over of Hip Hop

darealprisonart.wordpress.com - Prisoners through Spoken Floz, a Rap hybird, want to reassert their place as the orginators of Hip Hop's Rap. Hip Hop is in the reporting sphere of Darealprisonart. We are a subsidiary of Artist Soci…Tweeted by @neojimcrowart https://twitter.com/neojimcrowart/status/1...

by BA - 11 months ago

The Pandemic On African American Mental Health

medium.com - As we approach the month of May, Mental Health Awareness Month, I couldn’t help but think of the many tragedies African Americans have endured that have tampered with our mental health. Many of our…Tweeted by @misscjjohnson https://twitter.com/misscjjohnson/status/1398693481221140484

by BA - 11 months ago

Germany says committed genocide in Namibia during colonial rule

24matins.uk - Germany for the first time on Friday recognised it had committed genocide in Namibia during its colonial occupation, with Berlin promising financial support worth more than one billion euros to aid p…Tweeted by @24matins_uk https://twitter.com/24matins_uk/status/1398115322645778439