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Digitalized newspapers: innovation and improvements

The digitalization of text documents, from parchments to books, has been one of the key activities of Digital Humanities. It has allowed the worldwide access to historical documents covering very large timeframes and locations. 525 more words

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Notice this idea of OneCommunity is not isolated to any one college campus. This is a nationally-deployed tactic to silence narratives from racially oppressed peoples. To erase our unique struggles of having black or brown bodies in a white supremacist society by framing it as a ‘human’ or ‘community’ issue, as if we are all impacted in the same ways. 35 more words

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On Raven-Symone, the Colorless, and the Colored.

The white supremacist idea that there is a Black Hegemon, or some Black Monolith out there abounds in America, which does force black people into the spotlight as spokespersons, whether that means being on a nationally broadcasted interview with Oprah, as was the case with Raven, or being a black body in a classroom discussing affirmative action. 1,022 more words

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A Life Overseas - Living Between Worlds

For as long as I can remember I have lived between worlds.

My first memories of life are from a rooftop in the southern area of Pakistan. 434 more words

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