Category : Culture

Lifestyle / Culture - 22 hours ago

Whitlock: Why black folks can't breathe

espn.com - Order rooted in and maintained and restored by fear, intimidation, brutality and incarceration is immoral and untenable. Justice is order's intended soul mate. But serving justice is twice as hard as…Tweeted by @WhitlockJason https://twitt...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 day ago

The 19th Amendment Only Really Helped White Women

teenvogue.com - In the history of fairness and equality in the United States, there’s no denying that women of color have often come up short. From 19th- and 20th-century feminist movements to modern-day fights for …Tweeted by @JessieNYC https://twit...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 day ago

Picture Books that Teach Kids to Combat Racism

whatdowedoallday.com - Books are a great teaching tool, especially when it comes to talking to kids about tough subjects. Many parents might struggle with talking to their kids about institutionalized racism and prejudice …Tweeted by @growingbbb http...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 day ago

Jim Crow’s Last Stand

theatlantic.com - The legacy of Jim Crow continues to loom large in the United States. But nowhere is it arguably more evident than in Louisiana. In 1898, a constitutional convention successfully codified a slew of Ji…Tweeted by @PeacefulRenee https:...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 day ago

Time for a reckoning

politicsnc.com - This morning The Atlantic published an article about the transfer of millions acres of land from African-Americans to corporations in Mississippi. It comes on the heels of a story published in the Ne…Tweeted by @chatcher2 https://twi...