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4thWorldRadyo // White Liberals to the Left – Black Conservatives to My Right and neo-Nazis in My Face – Stuck in the Middle w/ Colonial Hyper-Normalisation

Summary: FWR host @TheAngryindian, concerned with the mainstream acceptance of half-baked, Revisionist and chiefly pseudo-intellectual bollocks that is passing for ‘common knowledge’ during a period of international political instability. On the Afrocentric side of things, wild theories ranging from ‘Cleopatra was Black’ theories to the belief that Melanin as ‘sacred DNA’ and that Black Africans […]

Laitan’s Story: Spare Me Your Outrage Over Libyan #Slavery – OkayAfrica

Laitan’s Story: Spare Me Your Outrage Over Libyan Slavery – OkayAfrica – I read of Nigerians, Europe bound and unable to pay their smugglers, sold into slavery, forced to perform hard labour, on construction sites, in farms, in houses under the threat of torture or death. Worse, I read of women who, while experiencing similar […]

#TwoSpiritPeoples // Bry Cordell Smiley: ‘Haskell is a place of inclusion’

Two-Spirit Powwow takes place February 24-25 By Kevin Abourezk // @Kevin_Abourezk // Bry Cordell Smiley introduces himself in his traditional Navajo language. He describes the clans to which he belongs, his birthright as a citizen of the Navajo Nation. The 24-year-old is studying American Indian studies at Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas. He […]

#NAACP | President Trump Should Not Attend Grand Opening of Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

BALTIMORE (December 5, 2017)—In a statement released today, the NAACP criticized President Trump’s proposed visit to this weekend’s opening of the Museum of Mississippi History and the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum in Jackson, Mississippi. “President Trump’s statements and policies regarding the protection and enforcement of civil rights have been abysmal, and his attendance is an […]

America’s #FlatEarthMovement appears to be growing

economist.com // Some may be surprised to learn that people still hold such views. After all, the Earth has been photographed from space. But such photos could have been faked by the evil forces who secretly control the world, right? And all those centuries of scientific evidence suggesting that the Earth is spherical could be […]

Reni Eddo-lodge // Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race

22nd February 2014 — Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race – Reni Eddo-Lodge – ‘Bemoaning Taylor Swift’s intersectional feminism is like criticising Reni Eddo-Lodge for not writing enough catchy pop hooks.’ – Nick Pettigrew — This emotional disconnect is the conclusion of living a life oblivious to the fact that their […]

Trump’s advisers worked to ease relations with Russia after the Obama administration imposed sanctions, according to the New York Times.

By Carla Herreria – huffingtonpost.com // The emails contradict White House lawyer Ty Cobb’s claims that Michael Flynn, Trump’s former national security adviser, acted independently when he reached out to Russian officials during Trump’s transition to presidency. Hours after the Obama administration imposed sanctions against Russia for its meddling in the 2016 presidential election, Trump’s […]