Melissa Wooten is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Her forthcoming book In the Face of Inequality: How Black Colleges Adapt (SUNY Press 2015) documents how the social structure of race and racism affect an organization’s ability to acquire the financial and political resources it needs to survive. — “Look…Come […]
Fan Ho is an award-winning Photographer who has been practising his art since the 1950s. Intrigued by life around him, Fan always loved to wait for the composition to take place when capturing a picture. Armed with his Rolleiflex, one frame at the time. Show More Summary
Social media sites Facebook and Twitter as well as a GoFundMe page have been created in support of Daniel Ken Holtzclaw, the Oklahoma City police officer and former Eastern Michigan University football player accused of sexually assaulting seven black women. So far, $7,390 has been raised on his behalf on GoFundMe.com. Holtzclaw allegedly committed several [...]
If you’re a political campaign worker for the Democrats in this election year, it may or may not be a happy Labor Day. For a party that offers up a lot of rhetoric about pay equity and whatnot, there appears to a racial pay gap in salaries...Show More Summary
More than 50 local stations owned by Raycom Media went dark on DirecTV today after the two sides failed to reach a new carriage agreement. The companies also engaged in contentious negotiations three years ago before reaching a deal....Show More Summary
Stan Lee has said (again) that Marvel Studios is moving forward with 'Black Panther', but when will we get official confirmation?
After presenting us with a “Red/Green/Black” colorway, New Balance is back with the latest iteration of its Made in England M1500 silhouette. The sneaker features an upper comprised of blue suede alongside black leather and ripstop… New Balance Made in England M1500 “Blue/Black/Orange” is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
The deaths of Trayvon Martin and Mike Brown force black parents to teach their children simply how to stay alive
This Hudson Cab Pickup appeared in the September 2001 issue of Hemmings Motor News. From the seller’s description: 1946 Hudson Super Six pickup, finished in beautiful slate grey with black interior, this rarest of rare, southern rust-free...Show More Summary
The New York Times reports that, "At Risk in Senate, Democrats Seek to Rally Blacks." Specifically, the Times says Democrats are trying to mobilize African-Americans outraged by he shooting in Ferguson, Mo., to help them retain control...Show More Summary
It's a move that's good for everyone. Liverpool have offloaded Sebastian Coates, at least for a year, loaning him out to Sunderland. The Black Cats were in serious need of another body in central defense, and Coates has the potential to be a very good pickup for them. Show More Summary
Pinball Arcade, the company behind tons of incredible digitized pinball machines from “Monster Bash” to “Creature from the Black Lagoon,” “Twilight Zone,” “Elvira and the Party Monsters,” “Scared Stiff” and “Haunted House,” has announced a new horror title for this coming Halloween. With a date to be announced, get ready for a digitized version of […]
Delivering classic black & white portraits, a chic cafe acts as the location for Jan Malinowski's latest photo series. Flag Models Brussels' Arnaud Lefebvre is front and center in charming photos that resonate with a simple, quiet confidence. The post Jan Malinowski Shoots Quiet Series Featuring Arnaud Lefebvre appeared first on The Fashionisto.
1. Fire Emblem (+5) 2. Rayman Legends (-1) 3. Child of Light (-1) 4. The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD (=) 5. Assassin's Creed VI Black Flag (-2) 6. Pokemon Rumble U (+9) 7. Zombi U (=) 8. The Lapins Crétins Land (+4) 9. Art Academy: SketchPad (+10) 10. Show More Summary
Bicycle manufacturer CUBE have unveiled their latest innovation, in the form of the Elite Hybrid electric mountain bike. A 16.9kg carbon fiber frame sporting a built-in Bosch unit for 250w of drive has been dressed in a sleek black metallic… CUBE Elite Hybrid 2015 Bike is a post by Alec Leach on Highsnobiety.
Crescent Beach. This four-bedroom house lies on 5.5 acres of oceanfront property on Bush Island, which is accessible by a causeway. The home was built by shipwrights and features black walnut floors, cherry cabinets, and exposed-beam ceilings. Show More Summary
This striking insect is a locust borer, a species of beetle native to North America.
Notice someone missing? Dwyane Wade And Gabrielle Union Post More Photos From Their Wedding Day The newlywed Wades took some time out of their honeymoon to post a few photos from their special day. Both Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wa...