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The "Slave Bible" Removed Key Biblical Passages In Order to Legitimize Slavery & Discourage a Slave Rebellion Library Of Congress, Fear And Trembling, 10 Interesting Facts, Controversial Topics, African Tribes, Remover, Historical Artifacts, Old Testament, African History

Why Bibles Given to Slaves Omitted Most of the Old Testament

When slavery was legal, its proponents often justified it with the Bible; specifically, a verse that tells servants to obey their masters. There were also a lot

Palatable Black Power Movement — ✊🏾😃Best Black History Month ever!❤️so many fun. Black History Month People, Black History Facts, Costume Beyonce, Black Panthers Movement, Black Panther Costume, Vintage Black Glamour, Pelo Natural, Natural Hair, By Any Means Necessary

Dear (Some) White People: Why Is Black People’s Hair Always on Your Agenda?

In yet another episode of White People Being Too Damn Concerned About Black People’s Hair, seventeen-year-old Jenesis Johnson, a student at North Florida Christian in Tallahassee, Florida was repri…

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Jay-Z Helped the NFL Banish Colin Kaepernick

The former quarterback caused a problem for the league—which turned to the celebrated rapper for assistance.

The Abusive Behavior of Ex-Mount Sinai Doctor David Newman Mount Sinai, Emergency Care, Emergency Department, Victim Blaming, Medical Field, Medical School, Ted Talks, First Night, Doctor Who

One Night at Mount Sinai

How Aja Newman’s 2016 trip to the Mount Sinai emergency room uncovered the abusive behavior of “rock star” physician David Newman, who ultimately pleaded guilty to four counts of sexual abuse against his patients.

4 out of the last 5 tweets that Caroline Flack liked, back in December was about suicide and being alone, yet it’s only now that we spot these things.  #CarolineFlack #RIPCaroline Caroline Flack, You Matter, Real Quotes, December, Being Real Quotes, December Daily

4 out of the last 5 tweets that Caroline Flack liked, back in December was about suicide and being alone, yet it’s only now that we spot these things. #CarolineFlack #RIPCaroline

How to Close Heirs’ Property Loopholes — ProPublica. What to consider to avoid losing land that has been passed down through generations without a will and is shared among heirs. Property Tax, Property Records, Genealogy Websites, Land Trust, The Deed, Create A Family, How To Buy Land, The Next Step, The Heirs

How to Close Heirs’ Property Loopholes

What to consider to avoid losing land that has been passed down through generations without a will and is shared among heirs.

Meet The Formerly Enslaved Woman Who Secured Reparations Facts About America, National Civil Rights Museum, Wilma Rudolph, Freedom Riders, American Athletes, Spiritual Music, Alabama News, Challenge The Status Quo, Racial Equality

Meet The Formerly Enslaved Woman Who Secured Reparations | Think

Rice University historian W. Caleb McDaniel joins us to tell the story of how Henrietta Wood ultimately sued and won the largest amount given in restitution for

Her experience taught her the importance of pushing for answers and dumping a doctor who seems neither knowledgeable nor interested. She checks doctors' credentials and favors physicians who also teach because she has found them to be "more curious and committed to discovering answers. " You Matter, Doctors, Doctor Who, Favors, Knowledge, Teaching, Sayings, Consciousness, Lyrics

Her experience taught her the importance of pushing for answers and dumping a doctor who seems neither knowledgeable nor interested. She checks doctors' credentials and favors physicians who also teach because she has found them to be "more curious and committed to discovering answers. "

Christian professor suspended after wearing hijab 'in solidarity with Muslims' to quit job I Muslim, Muslim Couples, Dr Hawkins, Wheaton College, Quitting Job, University Professor, Human Dignity, She Quotes, Book People

Christian professor suspended after wearing hijab 'in solidarity with Muslims' to quit job

A CHRISTIAN university professor who was suspended after wearing an Islamic headscarf has agreed to quit her job.

I've been researching today re: Self Made and one of the reasons why Annie Malone's story gets so messed up is because she has no living descendants. A lot of history gets lost because there's no one around to record it and pass it down. You Matter, Mess Up, Descendants, The Fosters, Annie, Self, Lost, History, Historia

I've been researching today re: Self Made and one of the reasons why Annie Malone's story gets so messed up is because she has no living descendants. A lot of history gets lost because there's no one around to record it and pass it down.

“I was horny all the time,” she says. “[My body] needed to be touched.”  “Sex makes me feel alive — and it’s a great distraction from being sick.”  ‘Dying for Sex’ podcast follows terminal cancer patient’s wild sexcapades Kids Nowadays, Female Friendship, Clown Makeup, You Matter, Look Alike, Breast Cancer, The Balm, Sick

‘Dying for Sex’ podcast follows terminal cancer patient’s wild sexcapades

Nikki Boyer's Dying for Sex, a fascinating, six-part podcast, follows the wild sexcapades of Boyer's best friend, Molly, who was diagnosed with Stage 4 terminal breast cancer at 41.

So, if I'm closed off a bit more now, if I have less joy, if you see less of my silly side. You Matter, Kimono Top, Joy, Inspiration, Women, Fashion, Biblical Inspiration, Moda, Fashion Styles

So, if I'm closed off a bit more now, if I have less joy, if you see less of my silly side...

“Poverty takes away choice. You Matter

“Poverty takes away choice.” - @AbdulElSayed