Africa: U.S. African Policy’s Lost ‘Dynamics’

At the US-Africa economic summit, stakeholders from both sides meet to discuss future business. Africa’s political elite is represented in large numbers. Interest in the US is not as strong. It is the top event for economic relations between Africa and the United States: 12 heads of state and government, including the presidents of Namibia, Zimbabwe, Guinea-Bissau and Malawi, have announced their intention to attend the US-Africa Business Summit, which begins on June 18 in Mozambique’s capital Maputo. President Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta will be…

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Sunday’s Best Deals: Waterproof Speaker, Bosch Tools, DIY Ice Cream, Kindle Bestsellers, and More

Best Deals of the DayThe best deals from around the web, updated daily.    An amazing deal on Bosch power tools, a $20 waterproof Bluetooth speaker from Anker, and a $5 beer glass that provides clean water to people in need lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web. Happy Father’s Day, everyone! Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter to never miss a deal. Today’s Best Tech Deals Every Apple Watch owner should have two charging cables. One for their nightstand, and one for their luggage. It’s…

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Men & Women Relationships; Auto-Eroticism.

You are here: Home / News / Men & Women Relationships; Auto-Eroticism. Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 1 (ThyBlackMan.com) Masturbation. Self-pleasure is an act that allows a person to explore their fantasies and sexuality without judgment from a sex partner. There are people out there who still feel that masturbation is an unclean act because it gives you that Sexual exploration is important step in getting to know one’s self, because without it, how can you know what your sexual likes and dislikes are? Only you can find out…

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Reflections on African American Intellectual History

*This post is part of our online forum titled “What is African American Intellectual History?“ Researchers using the Schomburg Collection, 1938 (New York Public Library). In the mid-1970s when the study of African American history was gaining unprecedented interest in the mainstream U.S. historical profession and when some practitioners of U.S. intellectual history were seeking to revitalize their enterprise as epitomized by the publication of the anthology New Directions in American Intellectual History (1979), slavery historian John W. Blassingame suggested to readers of Reviews in American History that African American intellectual history—which…

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Reparations Must Include The Costs Of Predatory Lending..

You are here: Home / Money / Business / Reparations Must Include The Costs Of Predatory Lending.. Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 1 (ThyBlackMan.com) In recent years, the spate of homicides linked to questionable uses of deadly weapons and/or force, have prompted many activist organizations to call for racial reparations. From Trayvon Martin’s death in Florida, to Michael Brown’s in Missouri, Eric Garner’s in New York and many other deaths — a chorus of calls for reparations has mounted, even attracting interest among presidential candidates. While no amount…

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Stories you should be reading but aren’t.

I am still trying to figure out how some of these news organizations are choosing to ignore what in any other time would be major news stories affecting our lives. Consider the following: Right now there is a potential scandal brewing with this administration that’s as big— or bigger— than anything Nixon and his gang could have come up with. It involves the Census, and it goes to the heart of just how corrupt and brazen the current administration has become. “Ever since the Trump administration moved last year to…

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Mother Emanuel AME Church Announces Emanuel Nine 4th Anniversary Events

By The Charleston Chronicle In advance of the four-year anniversary of the Emanuel Nine tragedy, Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church announced today plans and events scheduled to observe the fourth commemoration of June 17, 2015.  Denise Quarles, daughter of Myra Quarles Singleton Thompson and Blondelle Coakley Gadsden, sister of Myra Thompson, along with Polly Sheppard, one of the survivors of the tragedy, led a group of family members and church members to plan the 2019 commemoration events.  “Each year we observe this day to mourn, with the Charleston community and the world, the senseless…

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Nigeria: Our Girls Need You!

Photo: Chika Oduah/VOA The students of the Dapchi girls school relax and hang out in their dorm room on a Saturday. guest column By Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi Five years ago, in April 2014, the world gaped in horror at the news that Boko Haram insurgents had swarmed out of the Sambisa Forest in northeastern Nigeria’s Borno State to kidnap some 200 girls in the village of Chibok. As you may recall, the #BringBackOurGirls hashtag trended worldwide in protest of this crime against humanity. For the moment, it seemed the whole…

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Spike Lee’s ‘Do The Right Thing’ Returns to Theaters to Celebrate 30th Anniversary on June 28

According to deadline.com, Universal Pictures plans to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Spike Lee’s groundbreaking and still-topical film Do the Right Thing with a re-mastered 4K restoration that will hit theaters June 28. In partnership with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and the Criterion Collection, the re-release will include one-week engagements as well as single-day showtimes June 30 at select AMC, Regal Cinemas, Cinemark, and Alamo Drafthouse theaters. There also will be 35mm screenings at select theaters in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Austin and Brookline, MA. “When Spike Lee’s revolutionary Do the Right…

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Save Big on an Echo Show Bundled With a Free Hue Bulb and an Echo Dot

Best Home DealsThe best home, kitchen, smart home, and automotive deals from around the web, updated daily.    Amazon Echo Show + Echo Dot + Philips Hue White Bulb | $180 | Amazon Amazon’s bundling the new 10″ Echo Show with a Philips Hue white light bulb and a smaller Echo Dot for just $180. (That’s how much an Echo Show costs right now!) Advertisement The Echo itself acts as the Hue hub, so you won’t need any extra accessories. Just be warned, you’ll find yourself buying a lot more…

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