A report released earlier this month has estimated that between 1.3 and 2 million people have been killed in the US lead “War on Terror.” The author notes that this is a conservative number and its possible more than 2 million people have be killed. These deaths occurred in Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan. The report… »
The Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek “Drop the Mic” Murthy, and Elmo team up to teach children how their anti-vax parents are ignorant dolts. »
A small city in Missouri has elected their first black woman as mayor, which is wonderful news—except as a result, nearly all of the police, the city attorney, the clerk, and the water treatment supervisor have quit. »
I saw this tweet below on Twitter and it got me thinking. Do any of the two week volunteer trips really make an impact? I remember reading an article where once the volunteers left, locals in Africa had to undo everything because honestly two weeks isn’t enough time to do a lot of things thoroughly (I’m not able to… »
I was taking a day to work from home and the Senate committee investigation of the dea agents with the prostitutes was on and that was the most entertaining hour of tv ever. »
The Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) is proud to host its first Latin@ Coder Summit! The summit is part of the LOFT Code as a Second Language national initiative.
If you are a Latin@ coder, programmer, hacker, developer, and/ or a computer scientist, we invite you to be a part of this one of a kind experience.
Part of the reason why I went natural in the first place is because I was tired of the money that was exiting my pocket as I spent way too much time and money better spent on other things at the salon. When times were better I’d go every other week so I had all washes and relaxers covered. I didn’t have to do my own… »
First of all, I apologize to all the guys for yet another makeup post. If it helps, you can look at this like I’m signal boosting for a business by a woman of color. That’s a good thing, right? Right?!? »
TV show host says lacking scientific proof, “I don’t believe in gay people, I don’t believe there is such a thing.” »
An young Argentinean woman has become a hit on internet with her story about catcalling, sexual harassment and her struggle to get the authorities to take her complaints seriously.»
Finding Your Roots is a show hosted by Henry Louis Gates Jr. where famous people take a look at their family history. Ben Affleck was one of the celebrities on this show. Recently, emails were leaked that revealed that Ben had a section of his segment edited out where his slave owner ancestors were mentioned, which… »
One of the big projects we all have to do for our communications class is called: Teach us Something. Everyone has to find something that they know well and that matters to them to teach the rest of the class in a presentation and today my friend did hers. I would like to share some of it with you since I think a lot… »
If a large scale White blog writes a post about an appropriation video put forth by a Black woman that a smaller blog for POC wrote about a day previous on the same blogging platform, without credit to that smaller blog, is that appropriation of appropriation discourse? Meta-appropriation? Or coincidence? »