David Olusoga: ‘Black people were told that they had no history’

Historian and broadcaster David Olusoga has been the face of a decolonial turn in British broadcasting that, in recent years, with series including the Bafta-winning Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners, A House Through Time and Black and British: A Forgotten History, has inspired new conversations about injustice in the story of Britain and Britishness in living… Read More David Olusoga: ‘Black people were told that they had no history’

The debt US companies owe Black Americans ~ Quartz

In the weeks following George Floyd’s killing, as protests against racism swept the US, it felt as if the whole of corporate America had suddenly decided to advertise its anti-racist soul. Banks, food chains, insurance companies, retailers—they filled up inboxes, populated websites’ landing pages, and launched marketing campaigns displaying their solidarity with Black people and loudly stating their… Read More The debt US companies owe Black Americans ~ Quartz

#Gilead’s $2,340 Price for Coronavirus Drug Draws Criticism

[Gilead is the drug company that Fauci and 8 other NIH officials had a conflict of interest with (they received money from Gilead). That conflict induced Fauci to NOT test HydroxyChloroquine against COVID, even though tens of thousands of local doctors’ reports showed good results – much better than Remdesivir is showing.  –Bob] By Associated… Read More #Gilead’s $2,340 Price for Coronavirus Drug Draws Criticism

A Letter From Father to Child ~ Kevin Powell (#Fathersday)

I honestly do not know where to begin, because these are very harsh and frightening times. Times so harsh and frightening that I have openly wondered — as my mother used to say to me when I was a boy — if I am going to make it. I would be lying to you if… Read More A Letter From Father to Child ~ Kevin Powell (#Fathersday)