Opinion: Here’s why black families have struggled for decades to gain wealth — Nappy Newz

Long history of government policies that facilitated wealth for white Americans but not for blacks A mother and son in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward. Black History Month has become the time to reflect on all the progress black Americans have made, but the sobering reality is that when it comes to wealth — the […]Opinion: … Continue reading Opinion: Here’s why black families have struggled for decades to gain wealth — Nappy Newz

Woman Discovers Book Hundreds Of Years Old Showing Indigenous People Looking Like Black Amerikans — Mosi-Blog

https://www.youtube.com/embed/T8nKoYbeiC4?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Proof That Black People Were In Amerika Long Before The Atlantic Slave Traded Started Tasha Xi goes to the Library of Congress for research and shows us a curiosity sparking book, “America Being The Latest And Most Accurate Description Of The New World” by John Ogilby, hundreds of years old that shows illustrations of … Continue reading Woman Discovers Book Hundreds Of Years Old Showing Indigenous People Looking Like Black Amerikans — Mosi-Blog

Pray: Amber Alert Issued for 2 Missing Florida Children — BCNN1 WP

An Amber Alert remains in effect Monday for two children who were reported missing in Jacksonville. According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, Braxton Williams, 6, and his sister, Bri’ya Williams, 5, were reported missing by a family member about 1:30 p.m. Sunday after they were last seen about two hours earlier while playing in the […]Pray: … Continue reading Pray: Amber Alert Issued for 2 Missing Florida Children — BCNN1 WP

Revolution, Reparations, Revelry: The Root’s Black (AF) Gift Guide 2019 — The Root

The theme from last year’s Black AF Gift Guide was self-care; in 2017, it was about being woke. This year, we’re talking “Revolution, Reparations, and Revelry,” because we like alliteration, and because these three go together like greens, yams, and ham (turkey ham, if you don’t swill swine. 9 more wordsRevolution, Reparations, Revelry: The Root’s Black … Continue reading Revolution, Reparations, Revelry: The Root’s Black (AF) Gift Guide 2019 — The Root

Amber Alert Issued For Florida Girl, 5, Who Disappeared From Her Bedroom — Black America Web

https://www.youtube.com/embed/qhNGiyMQuBU?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Can you imagine going to your 5-year-old child’s bedroom in the morning to wake her up and she’s not there? Trust us, it’s not something you want to experience. 338 more wordsAmber Alert Issued For Florida Girl, 5, Who Disappeared From Her Bedroom — Black America Web

Thousands of Black Women & Girls Are Missing: Why Aren’t People Talking About Them — BlackDoctor

According to the site, Black and Missing Foundation, the FBI has reported a total of 230,302 Black people were reported missing in the United States (out of 612,846 for all races). 417 more wordsThousands of Black Women & Girls Are Missing: Why Aren’t People Talking About Them — BlackDoctor

Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney Update: Body of the 3-Year-Old Found in Dumpster – Video — EURweb

*Unfortunately, we have bad news about Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney. The body of the 3-year-old girl who was abducted in Birmingham on Oct. 12, was found inside of a dumpster Tuesday, Police Chief Patrick Smith confirmed at a news conference Tuesday night. 36 more wordsKamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney Update: Body of the 3-Year-Old Found in Dumpster – Video … Continue reading Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney Update: Body of the 3-Year-Old Found in Dumpster – Video — EURweb