Category : Culture

Lifestyle / Culture - 44 minutes ago

10 Last-Minute Friendsgiving Host Tips

Not everyone can (or wants to) go home to their family for the holidays. Enter Friendsgiving. Friendsgiving is a Thanksgiving celebration with your friends instead of your relatives. However gathering your framily and preparing a feast with a few day...

Lifestyle / Culture - 3 hours ago

Strange Fruit

hevria.com - Today I’m teaching my 9th Grade U.S. History students the lyrics to “Strange Fruit,” a song about lynchings across the South made famous by Billie Holiday in 1939. We’re covering the 30s, right now, …Tweeted by @Hevria https://twitter.co...

Lifestyle / Culture - 3 hours ago

Democrats are the party of slavery, Jim Crow

courierpostonline.com - The Democratic Party has almost always been on the wrong side of history, as they are now with abortion, denying those little people who live in the first “habitat for humanity” their “life, liberty …Tweeted by @AwSumGenie htt...

Lifestyle / Culture - 4 hours ago

The Tragic And Ignored History Of Black Veterans

taskandpurpose.com - On a December morning in 1918, Charles Lewis began his last day as a private in the United States Army. Just a month after the end of World War I, Lewis accepted his honorable discharge and left Camp…Tweeted by @JuzMental https:/...

Lifestyle / Culture - 13 hours ago

The Story of 'Hidden Figures' – Garden & Gun

gardenandgun.com - It all started, as many things do in the South, with church. As an adult, Virginia author Margot Lee Shetterly learned that one of her favorite childhood Sunday school teachers at First Baptist Churc…Tweeted by @SouthernGemGal http...

Lifestyle / Culture - 18 hours ago

It is not the same.

medium.com - The pain of realizing I chose wrong again. The public humiliation of an attempt to reduce me to not much more than a workhorse animal. His head was thrown back to take the shot but I could almost tas…Tweeted by @halimahy https://twitter....

Lifestyle / Culture - 22 hours ago

High-Tech Dystopia and Utopia

prospect.org - A statue of George Orwell outside the BBC Radio Studios The Open Mind explores the world of ideas across politics, media, science, technology, and the arts. The American Prospect is republishing this…Tweeted by @Sebazpower https://twit...