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Some working moms prefer work to home...

"It's not wrong to be passionate about your career. When you love what you do, you bring that stimulation back to your family." — Allison PearsonMom at workA recent article in Working Mom magazine entitled, “I Can’t Find Any Joy at Home” suggests tha...

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How the Nazis Were Inspired by Jim Crow

history.com - In 1935, Nazi Germany passed two radically discriminatory pieces of legislation: the Reich Citizenship Law and the Law for the Protection of German Blood and German Honor. Together, these were known …Tweeted by @rivkacjoseph https://twi...

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Reflections on the ADOS Movement

medium.com - Over the past several months the ADOS movement has entered the national dialogue. ADOS stands for the American Descendants of Slavery, and its raison d’être is to seek redress for the injustices visi…Tweeted by @ActifyPress https://twitt...

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The (Segregation) Walls That Divide Us

metroatlantic.wordpress.com - Miami’s past includes segregation, race riots, large scale white flight and racial tensions that persisted for decades. Those days are over, and although still not perfect, today Miami is a city with…Tweeted by @dulceesi...

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Do You Believe In Hair Superstitions?

I just finished up a really good book: Hair Story: Untangling The Roots of Black Hair In America by Ayana D. Byrd and Lori L. Tharps. The history and culture in this book is so rich, and it is all about the evolution of black hair from bondage and po...

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Constitutional Rights Foundation

crf-usa.org - “I can ride in first-class cars on the railroads and in the streets,” wrote journalist T. McCants Stewart. “I can stop in and drink a glass of soda and be more politely waited upon than in some parts…Tweeted by @Mrkalman https://twitter...

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Jim Crow Laws | American Experience | PBS

pbs.org - The segregation and disenfranchisement laws known as "Jim Crow" represented a formal, codified system of racial apartheid that dominated the American South for three quarters of a century beginning i…Tweeted by @Mrkalman https://twitter.com...