Brent Staples’ “When the Suffrage Movement Sold Out to White Supremacy”

African-American women were written out of the history of the woman suffrage movement. As the centennial of the 19th Amendment approaches, it’s time for a new look at the past. By Brent Staples Mr. Staples is a member of the editorial board.   Feb. 2, 2019 Americans are being forced to choose between a cherishedContinue reading “Brent Staples’ “When the Suffrage Movement Sold Out to White Supremacy””

W.E.B. DuBois Predicted Challenges Facing HBCUs Nearly 60 Years Ago | HBCU DIGEST

W.E.B. DuBois Predicted Challenges Facing HBCUs Nearly 60 Years Ago | HBCU DIGEST — Read on hbcudigest.com/w-e-b-dubois-predicted-the-demise-of-hbcus-nearly-60-years-ago/ https://art19.com/shows/hbcu-digest/episodes/6ec831d8-6fda-46d2-9a54-0158e4ae172b/embed?theme=dark-blue I find it troubling that Mr. Williams of the Thurgood Marshall Fund could listen to this speech by Du Bois and miss his core point, which is that Black people may suffer collective annihilation if we a)Continue reading “W.E.B. DuBois Predicted Challenges Facing HBCUs Nearly 60 Years Ago | HBCU DIGEST”

“We’re a tiny country, but we have the courage of a continent.” https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/12/opinion/what-makes-a-country-great-meet-haitis-people.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share