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20 Overlooked Documentaries You Need to Stream on Netflix

Last month, IndieWire listed the 50 overlooked indie movies you must stream on Netflix. One thing that became clear while curating that list was how …

Entertainment

13 gorgeous car-free cities around the world

Ditch the rental car and get ready to explore<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in May 2017 and has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>Some of the world’s most popular cities are facing a manmade crisis: Cars are wreaking havoc, snarling streets, and contributing to …

European Travel

How to Hire a Trekking Guide in Nepal • Fox in the Forest

By foxintheforest<p>In Destinations, International Destinations, Nepal, Outdoors, travel, travel guide, Trekking<p>36<p>You’re surrounded by peaks so steep …

Stop Managing Your Time And Start Owning it

Time is the raw material of getting anything worthwhile done.<p>Time is precious and valuable. More valuable than money. Time is the only element in the …

Time Management

‘Detroit’ tells story of the ’67 riots only without black women

Black women were central to the history of the uprising as it happened, but remain hidden figures in the film<p>DETROIT — As soon as I turned right onto …

Women of Color

5 Proven Ways To Help Your Child Have A Successful School Year

Summer, the time for carefree hours spent engaging in enjoyable activities, exploring the limits of imagination and creativity with ample time for rest and relaxation is coming to an end.<p>Judging by the photographs I see posted on social media, I gather that children throughout world are headed back …

Parenting

Smart weekend rituals to make your workweek less anxious

A classic weekend spent lounging around the house and meeting with family can be the gift we all deserve after a long week. But it always feels like …

Time Management

Black Billionaire Shares Motivational Message to Young Black Men

In 2000, Robert Smith took a risk to start his own company, called Vista Equity Partners. His colleagues thought he was crazy to leave his position …

African-American News

Kamala Harris' Playlist Honors The Best In Black Music

Senator Kamala Harris gave the world a glimpse into her leisure life, you know, when she’s not grilling Donald Trump’s minions about their many …

Rap & Hip-Hop

15 Essential Songs you Must Listen to for African-American Music Appreciation Month | Blog | American Masters

Sister Rosetta Tharpe with Duke Ellington (at piano) and Cab Calloway, with trombonist J.C. Higginbotham ad trumpeter Hot Lips Page looking over the …

Soul Music

Black Left Student Radicalism of the 1970s: The February First Movement

During the 1970s, Black student radicalism in the United States, which began in the 1960s with organizations such as the Student Nonviolent …

Black History

Marshall Trailer: Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman Takes on a Real-Life Hero

Keep an eye out for this one.<p>It's going to be a hell of a year for Chadwick Boseman—that first <i>Black Panther</i> trailer is looking all kinds of good—but before his Marvel film drops early next year, we'll be able to catch him this fall in <i>Marshall</i>, where he'll play Thurgood Marshall, our first black …

Black Panther

See Towering Michelle and Barack Obama Alongside Prince and Harriet Tubman in Massive New D.C. Mural

Former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are among the prominent black figures, politicians and celebrities covering the outside …

John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King Jr., and the Phone Call That Changed History

Before dawn, on Wednesday, October 26, 1960, Martin Luther King Jr. was sleeping in a prison cell in DeKalb County, Georgia, when sheriff deputies …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Noose at the Smithsonian Brings History Back to Life

The person who recently left a noose at the National Museum of African American History and Culture clearly intended to intimidate, by deploying one of the most feared symbols in American racial history. Instead, the vandal unintentionally offered a contemporary reminder of one theme of the black …

Black History

The Making of an Antislavery President

On September 18, 1858, Abraham Lincoln avowed that “I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of bringing about in any way the social and political …

Watch: The Jazz Legends Who Fearlessly Fought for Freedom

Jazz has always been one of the soundtracks of black people’s journey toward freedom in America. Artists like Nina Simone and Gary Bartz became the …

Black History

W. E. B. Du Bois’s Revolutions

“Today I have reached my conclusion,” wrote W. E. B. Du Bois on October 1, 1961: “Capitalism cannot reform itself; it is doomed to self-destruction. …

Black History

Herbie Hancock to Teach His First Online Course on Jazz

MasterClass is on fire these days. In recent months, the new online course provider has announced the development of online courses taught by leading …

Flute

June 23, 1997: Betty Shabazz, Malcolm X’s Widow Dies after Suffering 3 Weeks of Severe Burns

BY WALTER OPINDE<p>On 1st June, 1997, a young grandson of Malcolm X set a fire in Shabazz’s Yonkers apartment. Shabazz suffered burns over 80% of her …

California’s Wine Industry was Built on Slave Labor

During the 1850s gold rush, vineyard owners used an army of enslaved Native American workers.<p>It’s going to be a long summer for California …

My Body, My Pain: Listen to Me and All Black Women

Pain has no color. But for black women, how they are treated—and not treated—for reproductive-health pain resonates deeply with historic roots in …

Feminism

7 Times Harriet Tubman Was a Badass Superhero

Harriet Tubman is having a moment. Right now she is the “it” girl of history.<p>No longer relegated to the pages of schoolbooks during Black History …

Black History

These Rare Examples of Early Photography in China Captured a Disappearing World

Caption from Stephan Lowentheil Collection. This striking portrait shows a Chinese actress and an actor in elaborate cos<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Courtesy of the …

New York City

Home Aboard the Bay

Itinerary<p>Maritime Welcome<p>Map our course over seafood before we visit the West Coast's oldest vessel.<p>Provided: family style meal and one drink<p>See …

Snacks

New Tricks

Itinerary<p>Dog Walk and Muttville Visit<p>Check out the facility and meet the seniors before we take one on a walk.<p>Provided: coffee<p>See details<p>Volunteer …

Pets

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Airbnb and Flipboard have teamed up to give one lucky Flipboard reader the chance to go on the Airbnb experience of your choice, all expenses paid.<p><b>How to enter for a free Airbnb trip:</b><p>Step 1: Explore the Airbnb magazines on Flipboard.<p>Step 2: Tap the Heart on your favorite Airbnb experiences.<p>Step 3: …

Michelle Obama Is Coming to a Reality Show Near You

Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be a guest star on the upcoming season of Gordon Ramsay’s hit show <i>MasterChef Junior</i>, according to the Los …

Michelle Obama