Blackface – The Rise Of Fake Black People On Social Media


Much of the controversy over fake black social media accounts also surrounds the American Descendants of Slaves (ADOS) movement. ADOS activists claim that African American voters should vote for politicians that support policies beneficial and exclusive to the African American community, such as reparations.

28 Black-owned Gourmet and Luxury Tea/Coffee Brands

Black-owned Gourmet and Luxury Tea Brands

Village Tea Co.   Maryland All tea comes from the earth and should be organic. Ours is no exception (certified USDA Organic & Kosher). Our tea will always be sustainably sourced. We will not stand for damage to the lands we depend on for our collective way for life… Ivy’s Tea Co.  Maryland Ivy’s Tea Co. (Online)

Officer-Involved Killings Now a Leading Cause of Death For Young Men in America


It’s a data point as American as it is macabre, but a new study has identified police killings as a leading cause of death among young American men. The research, recently published by the Proceedings of the National Academy of the Sciences, finds officer-involved deaths (shootings, chokeholds, and other uses of force) to be the 6th

Morehouse Launches New Fund To Help Eliminate Student Loan Debt


In light of America’s massive student loan debt crisis, which has ballooned to a whopping $1.5 trillion, Morehouse College announced a new program designed to help relieve the burden of debt for its graduates. According to the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), 80% of HBCU students use federal loans to fund their education, compared to 55%

20+ Black-owned Gourmet Snack Brands to try

Black-owned Gourmet Snack Brands

20+ Black-owned Gourmet Snack Brands to try #Goodness

The Ugly History of America’s Racist Soft Drink Brands


Coke's recipe was heavily influenced by white supremacy and it was marketed mainly to the white middle class.

Black-Owned Custom LEGO® Subscription Box Aims to Create Global Citizens and Develop Engineering Skills


Seattle, WA — Real Life Bricks, a company created to fill the LEGO® toy diversity gap, is set to offer their Real Life Bricks Playbox – a custom, monthly LEGO® subscription box designed to reflect the diversity of the real world with African American mini-figures. The box will also facilitate social-emotional learning and cultivate engineering skills. In 2018,

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