Archive for July, 2017

Assata Shakur On How TV Manipulates The Mind Of A Child

“I became interested in television in the fifth or sixth grade. Or, rather, I should say that that was about the time television started to corrode my brain. You name any stupid show that existed back in those days and it was probably one of my favorites. ‘Ozzie and Harriet,’ ‘Leave It to Beaver,’ ‘Donna […]

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Black History Fact Of The Day: Dr. Ulysses Grant Daily

Dr. Ulysses Grant Daily was a surgical assistant to the great Dr. Daniel Hale Williams. Dr. Daily also achieved greatness in his own right. Dr. Ulysses Grant Daily achieved prominence in the medical field internationally. His achievements included: helping to found the International College of Surgeons, editing the Journal of the National Medical Association, being […]

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Quote Of The Day

“Leaders do not avoid, repress, or deny conflict, but rather see it as an opportunity.” -Warren Bennis Tweet

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Black Love: Rachel Robinson On Meeting & Marrying Jackie Robinson

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Black History Fact Of The Day: Tracking Spaceships, Photographing Earth, And More

Katherine Johnson invented a mathematical method for keeping track of spaceships that are outside of the Earth’s atmosphere. She also helped to invent a satellite that has the capability to photograph Earth, and find minerals that are buried under soil. Tweet

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Quote Of The Day

“Both candidates and contributors are capable of ignoring the true interests of the voters, because the voters’ opinions can now be shaped by mass advertising campaigns, which can be purchased.” -Al Gore Tweet

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Neely Fuller Jr. On Karmic Recoils

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Quote Of The Day

“You have to have truth in order to solve any problem. If you have falsehood, you’re not going to solve a problem, you’re going to make the problem worse.” -Neely Fuller Jr. Tweet

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Neely Fuller On The Importance Of Being On Time

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Quote Of The Day

“Something we were withholding made us weak until we found out it was ourselves.” -Robert Frost Tweet

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