black americans

  1. Bunchy Carter

    Katt Williams On Code and Said That Black People Need Reparations in America

  2. B

    Investigating the U.S. Racial Wealth Gap The gap in wealth between Black and white Americans is a product of historical realities that continue to shape economic outcomes. Policy interventions to address current wealth disparities must...
  3. T'krm

    Black Americans are reversing the Great Migration, heading South in search of safe spaces.

    SHADOWS OF THE GREAT MIGRATION Pinky Cole was born and raised in east Baltimore, but crisscrossed the country after college graduation living in Texas, New York City, Los Angeles and Connecticut in pursuit of various career paths. But it wasn’t until she moved to Atlanta that she felt at home...
  4. JadeB

    Igbo influence in Black American culture

    Food (Nri) For black folks at the cookout, One-pot’ cooking practices, extra helpings of collard greens, a healthy incorporation of pepper, spices, and even “hot sauce” are not just random preferences. Traditional soul food cooking is an inheritance which enslaved Africans passed on through...
  5. loyola llothta

    This IS America: Workers’ Wages Rebound From Pandemics But Not For Blacks

    WORKERS’ WAGES REBOUND FROM PANDEMICS BUT NOT FOR BLACKS By Sarafina Wright, The Washington Informer. May 8, 2021 Unemployment Rate Declined In March As Work Returns. Link: Workers’ Wages Rebound From Pandemics But Not For Blacks - PopularResistance.Org
  6. DrBanneker

    Are extreme events necessary for improving equality?

    Looking at everything going on and how much visibility the police issues now have, I was reminded of two books who tackled inequality, one on a global scale and the other in Afro-American history. The first, is by Walter Scheidel, a history professor at Stanford. I haven't read it though it...
  7. Anerdyblackguy

    Empty pews and couples coping: Black Americans adjust, slowly, to working from home

    Empty pews and couples coping: Black Americans adjust, slowly, to working from home Less than 1 in 5 African American workers are able to work from home, despite the pandemic, according to a new study. By Curtis Bunn For the Rev. Henry P. Davis III, the effortless adjustment to working from...
  8. Londilon

    Why do you think Black Americans are expected to cater or to be a part of POC?

    And if Black Americans don't want to be lumped in with POC, they are chastised or told they better start fighting because they will be next.
  9. WakandanPride

    Spike Lee's going in on Black Brit actors

    His show 'She's Gotta Have It' addressed how Black Brits are stealing roles from Black American actors. John Boyega was pissed I'm pretty sure Samuel L. Jackson commented on this while 'Get Out' was doing its press run. What do you think brehs? I honestly don't like the diaspora wars, but...
  10. loyola llothta

    CDC whistleblower: ‘MMR vaccine causes autism in black males’

    CDC whistleblower: ‘MMR vaccine causes autism in black males’ August 25, 2014 A top research scientist working for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) played a key role in helping Dr. Brian Hooker of the Focus Autism Foundation uncover data manipulation by the CDC that...
  11. xoxodede

    #ADOS / #AADOS / #DACS Summed Up In One Video ("School Daze")

    It's showcases the rift between AADOS and Pan Africanist in the AADOS family. No disrespect to our African brothers and sisters though.... Before someone says something about the actor -- Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro Esposito was born in Copenhagen, the son of Giovanni Esposito, an Italian...
  12. Homey the clown

    Since when are blacks too nice and forgiving to other races

    I keep seeing this narrative on thecoli that too many black people in America are too soft and forgiving and let non'blacks get away with too much.This is news to me because growing up most non blacks were scared of black people. Most white people were scared to even look at black people the...
  13. T'krm

    Black woman: Immigrants taken resources & housing from poor Black Americans...promptly shut down!!

    :hhh: No cliffs needed on commentary provided Full video link - :francis:
  14. Idaeo

    The Art World's Black Artists of the Moment: Mark Bradford & Kara Walker

    I first encountered Bradford's work this past summer at the Venice Biennale Art Festival, where he was the sole artist representing America for 2017. He's known for his abstract paintings and sculptures, where he uses colors and textures to comment on African American identity. His exhibition...
  15. Jimi Swagger

    A real life Coming to America tale with an unusual twist on being black in the US

    Zora Bikangaga was born in Fresno, California and grew up in a white suburb in the state’s north called Healdsburg. As one of the only two black boys in the neighborhood, Bikangaga was the subject of racial slurs and threats of physical bullying. He was called terms like porch monkey and a c00n...
  16. Jimi Swagger

    No One Is Talking About the Drug Crisis Killing Black People

    A new study looks at fatal drug overdoses by race. As the number of deaths from drug overdoses continues to skyrocket, attention from the White House, state legislatures, and the media is focused on opioids and the white men driving the crisis. But according to a study published last week in...
  17. SirReginald

    Asians Are Now The Fastest Growing Group In The US, Will Overtake Hispanic Immigrants In 50 Years

    Well, I'll be 73 then, so I'll either be in an alternative world with David Bowie/misfit people or in Ethiopia because I won't be in the U.S. :manny: P.S. full article in the link. Yall do know that this is terrible news right :francis: #AsianSupremacy
  18. Jimi Swagger

    There's a Massive Racial Gap in Student Loan Defaults, New Data Shows

    African-American students who borrowed to earn their bachelor’s degrees are four times more likely to default on their student loans than white peers. That's one of the most striking findings in an analysis of new data on close to a decade of loan repayment rates. Many of the findings in the...
  19. blalienz

    Irritated Genie on the "N word"

    how do you guys honestly feel about it? I already know what the responses will look like but at least watch the damn video:birdman:
  20. I

    ADOS descendants of the founding fathers

    This is what they look like today... I believe they are standing in the same spots as their ancestors in the Trumbull painting.. I flip flop on this but I'm a sometimes proponent of Black/African Americans just calling ourselves American. We built this country and have the right to be the...