Anna Arabindan-Kesson is Assistant Professor of Black Diaspora Art at Princeton University. Her new book is Black Bodies, White Gold: Art, Cotton, and Commerce in the Atlantic World, and it traces the symbolic and material correlations between cotton and Black people in British and American visual culture. What can visual art, and the study of […]Q&A with Anna Arabindan-Kesson — Duke University Press News
The National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N’COBRA) is the premiere mass-based coalition of organizations and individuals organized for the sole purpose of obtaining reparations for African descendants in the United States.Conversation Reparations – N’COBRA 32nd Annual National Convention for Reparations — BLACK TALK RADIO NETWORK™
JOIN US FOR A VIRTUAL EVENT On the conditions of political prisonersof the Black Liberation MovementWednesday 3/24 at 7pm ET with special guest, former political prisoner Sekou Odinga REGISTER HERE The terrible condition of elderly Black prisoners in the United States who are veterans of the struggle of Black people for freedom in the 1960s […]The Real Black Panthers are Dying in Prison — May Day Student Organization
Former President Barack Obama said he believes America owes a debt to the descendants of enslaved Africans, reversing his position on reparations as debate about legislation on the contentious topic gains steam in Congress. In a conversation with co-host Bruce Springsteen on their new podcast, Obama said he supported the concept in theory but could…Reversing Course: Obama Says He Favors Reparations As Proposed Legislation Gains More Support — Black America Web
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This is a general meeting and update of the People’s Campaign for Reparations and Black Self-Determination. We must continue to organize and demand Reparations and Self-Determination, no matter who is in the White-House!
As our neighborhood explores our relationship with our street and community names, the Community Forward team has researched and written about topics deemed contextually relevant. This blog post is the first in a two-part series providing a very brief summary of the civil war. Explore more context posts on the Community Forward category on our […]Civil War Summary, Part 1: A Fight Over Slavery — Mosby Woods