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The first game to actually give a damn about natural black hair

‘The Valley of Gods’ actually took the time to get its protagonist’s hair right, and it looks fantastic.<p>Unsurprisingly, most video game studios are …

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The story behind the viral photo of a teacher in Ghana showing students Windows on a blackboard

There has been global applause for a teacher in Ghana who posted photos of himself drawing on a blackboard with multi-colored chalk, the features of a Microsoft Word processing window. The students in his class can also be seen drawing it into their notebooks.<p>Social media exploded in admiration and …

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How the Black Panthers helped jumpstart free breakfast programs for kids

Their reputation as radicals made the effort a target of the federal government<p>“Here are the children, tomorrow’s adults,” begins the booming …

She was a maid at 9, wrote a hit song at 11 — and won a Grammy at 93

Elizabeth Cotten was never famous, and almost slipped into total obscurity<p>“Domestic, 71, Sings Songs of Own Composition in ‘Village,’” ran a <i>New York</i> …

Here's the Amazing Thing Rihanna Is Doing for Children's Education

If you don’t count yourself as one of the many millennials obsessing over Rihanna’s every move, here’s a reason to join the bandwagon: The 29-year-old R&B singer has recently leveraged her star power to urge world leaders to financially commit to educating children in developing countries around …

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Actionable advice to start learning to code

TKBlockedUnblockFollowFollowing<p>Feb 3, 2018<p>When I started sharing my journey about mastering programming and hacking my education, people got really …

Imagine if Versace was a Blackman would you buy from him?

One day we’ll be buying from black owned stores<p>In the past battling and blurring institutional bigotry was the fundamental job that needs to be done, …

How I Increased My LinkedIn Views By 10x Almost Immediately

And the numbers keep climbing<p>For almost as long as I've been writing on the internet, I've been sharing my posts on LinkedIn. To be honest, I did so because it was easy. I just clicked on the little button above and that was that. I never expected many people to see what I wrote, because each …

Jeff Sessions has delivered a blow to the marijuana industry’s ability to raise capital

In case it wasn’t clear before: Marijuana is illegal at the federal level.<p>For an industry that was expected to generate roughly $40 billion in …

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The Biggest, Baddest Hardware Failures of 2017

From the iPhone X to the Juicero, 2017 was full of poor design decisions.<p>Like just about everything else that happened this year, technology in 2017 was a complete mess, from Equifax’s total incompetence to Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube sucking up advertising money from bad people, to the FCC’s …