Category : News Talk

- 11 months ago

On Henry Aaron, and heroes and fandom

pdubssportshub.wordpress.com - by Paul West Major League Baseball, and the world writ large, lost a generational hero yesterday. Henry "Hammerin' Hank" Aaron was an embodied confluence of talent, work ethic, perseverance, and dign…Tweeted by @firstca...

- 11 months ago

Kennedy v. City of Zanesville Making the Case for Water

americanbar.org - The predominantly African American residents of Coal Run, a small community outside Zanesville, Ohio, were refused water service from the local governments that provided water to whites on all sides …Tweeted by @treebiology https://...

- 11 months ago

Football’s War on the Minds of Black Men

vice.com - 70 percent of NFL players are black men. We need to start talking about the racial implications of the devastating effects of brain injuries in football.Tweeted by @ADOSBEEZY https://twitter.com/ADOSBEEZY/status/1357162681279672323

- 11 months ago

Workshops

diasporafri.com - DiasporAfri, LLC offers classes that teach fellow warriors in the Global Black Diaspora how to walk in new freedom with a decolonized mind to unify and make systemic, generational change. You will re…Tweeted by @DiasporAfri_LLC http...

- 11 months ago

Black Women and the Carceral State | Dissent Magazine

dissentmagazine.org - Two new books illustrate the central role of black women's convict labor in the construction of the Jim Crow South, white womanhood, and American capitalism writ large.Tweeted by @tico_tonito https://twitter.com/tico_tonito/stat...

- 11 months ago

Celebrate Black History Month with these books by Black women

dailycal.org - Black authors have been sharing their talent and stories with us through literature for years. Here are some must-reads written by Black women.Tweeted by @Prison_Health https://twitter.com/Prison_Health/status/1357333118542299137

- 11 months ago

9 Black Filmmaking Pioneers from the Earliest Days of Cinema

editorial.rottentomatoes.com - For Black History Month, we're celebrating the directors, writers, producers, and performers who worked to make sure Black stories were part of the burgeoning American movie industry.Tweeted by @Artantiq https://twitter...

- 11 months ago

The Case for Migrant Reparations

newrepublic.com - How should the United States compensate the parents and children harmed by the Trump administration's family-separation policy?Tweeted by @ados_proud https://twitter.com/ados_proud/status/1357169702523396096