Category : Culture

Lifestyle / Culture - 43 minutes from now

Facing up to an ongoing legacy

crainscleveland.com - Four hundred years after the first ship holding enslaved Africans reached port at Jamestown, Va., two Cleveland organizations are hosting a summit to examine the connection between this legacy and to…Tweeted by @ssuttell https:/...

Lifestyle / Culture - 41 minutes from now

Julie Oliver for Congress

julieoliver.org - The principle that lawmakers are elected by -- and accountable to -- the people is this country’s foundational principle. The mechanism through which that principle is expressed is our right to vote.…Tweeted by @JulieOliverTX https:...

- 5 hours ago

#BuyBlack: Black-Owned Holiday Gift Guide

I DON’T DO CLUBS’ readers have submitted their Black-owned businesses to our guide to help you #BuyBlack this holiday season! Scroll through our list and shop the hottest products and services created for and by us for Christmas and Kwanzaa. Wa...

Lifestyle / Culture - 10 hours ago

Dubois - A Man Way Ahead Of His Time

mirroronamerica.blogspot.com - A Must Read Dubois seemed to be half a Century ahead of his time when he wrote the following 1956 commentary about the state of politics in this Country. Dubois, an outspoken Independent, wrote about…Tweeted by @OccupyT...

Lifestyle / Culture - 12 hours ago

1619-2019: From Slavery to Mass Incarceration

benjerry.com - America was built by enslaved people. They built the US Capitol. They built Wall Street. They built the White House. Slavery wasn’t just some kind of unfortunate regional quirk—it was an economic eng…Tweeted by @confectious86 https://t...

Lifestyle / Culture - 12 hours ago

Emmett Till's Casket Goes to the Smithsonian

smithsonianmag.com - In 1955, Emmett Till—a 14-year-old African-American visiting Mississippi from Chicago—was murdered after whistling at a white woman. His mother insisted that her son be displayed in a glass-topped ca…Tweeted by @debbie_dease http...

Lifestyle / Culture - 15 hours ago

AOC Rips Mark Zuckerberg at Bernie Rally

hillreporter.com - Facebook has been a common topic of conversation during the Democratic nomination race. Elizabeth Warren, in particular, has threatened to take the company down, drawing the ire of its founder, Mark …Tweeted by @HillReporter https:...

Lifestyle / Culture - 16 hours ago

Enemy in the White House - WND

wnd.com - Obama's speech at the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday continues to send shockwaves through this country. Obama's statement has quickly become notorious: "Unless we get on our high horse and think …Tweeted by @lisamichelle20 https://twitt...

Lifestyle / Culture - 17 hours ago

Why lunch shaming is the new Jim Crow?

racismexterminator.com - The debate on lunch shaming has prompted school districts to enforce policies that are consistent with past Jim Crow laws. As a result, school districts will continue the ostracization of students an…Tweeted by @DrRacismxxx h...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 day ago

Max Boot’s Dishonesty | National Review

nationalreview.com - Before yesterday, my primary criticism of the Washington Post’s Max Boot was political in nature. As I wrote in a recent book review, I found it regrettable that Boot’s opposition to the president ha…Tweeted by @JoeBravo77 https:...