NNPA NEWSWIRE — According to a March 2019 study by the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC), more than 135,000 Black and Hispanics around the nation were displaced between 2000 and 2012. 59 more wordsFor People of Color, Gentrification is More a Curse than a Blessing — BlackPressUSA
https://www.youtube.com/embed/Dx2_HU9YaSc?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Martina Falk (right) hired an attorney when her 6-year-old daughter Nadia King was committed to a mental health facility in Florida. A black Florida mother is demanding accountability after her 6-year-old daughter with special needs was committed to a mental health facility for a 48-hour psychiatric evaluation without her consent. Authorities claimed in an … Continue reading 6-year-old Florida girl committed to mental health facility for ‘temper tantrum at school’ — Mosi-Blog
New research on businesses in black neighborhoods (whether black-owned or not) suggest that racism is negatively impacting their revenue growth. Click the link to learn more.Location, Location, Location: The Cost of Racism for Businesses In Black Neighborhoods —
It is time we take back our identity. Great piece.
The State of Black America is a disaster. One problem not to be taken lightly is the majority of Black Americans don’t want to accept their lineage. American Descendants of Slavery (Native Black Americans) sway back and forth with a part of them in Africa and the other physically living the reality of being an American. For them, the wounds of slavery are still fresh as they live out daily acts of racism that are manufactured into the structure of American life. For this bottom caste stability in life has been merely an aspiration primarily because their group has yet to name and identify themselves for themselves.
Although being in America long before there was the United States of America this group of Black Americans has mistakenly allowed even the newest citizens with the ink still drying on their citizenship papers to control their narratives. Have you ever seen a…
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Trouble sleeping? Adding these foods to your diet may help to increase your odds of a successful slumber. 1. Almonds Containing both tryptophan and magnesium – a mineral needed for sleep quality – this healthy snack may reduce muscle and nerve function, as well as steady your heart rhythm, naturally. 91 more words10 Foods That’ll Have … Continue reading 10 Foods That’ll Have You Sleeping Like A Baby — BlackDoctor
The trashion fashion world is still about that bullshit!Read more...Sambo Be Damned! Black Fashion Model Refused to Wear ‘Racist’ Accessories at Fashion Institute of Technology Show — The Root
In today’s Water is Wet News we find, once again that when police are sent to target civilians at random, black and Latino people will overwhelmingly represent the victimized. The nation saw a prime example of this in the form of New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy which was first overseen by then-mayor and now U.S.…Read…In True … Continue reading In True ‘Stop and Frisk’ Fashion, New Jersey Police Admit to Targeting Minority Neighborhoods in What They Call ‘Hunting at the Border’ — The Root