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Young Activist Launches Book Service to Share (Often Hidden) Stories of the Global Black Experience

(TIML NEWS) Educator and community organizer Zellie Imani, along with co-creator Derick Brewer, is bringing tales from the Black diaspora right to your doorstep courtesy of his subscription book service Noir Reads, which went public Monday, Jan. 436 more words

Troy Carter Went From Jazzy Jeff’s Sidekick to Industry Mogul Securing a gig at Spotify as Global Head of Creator Services

(TIML NEWS) Business mogul Troy Carter, Global Head of Creator Services at Spotify, recently stopped by the Rap Radar Podcast to discuss his career with co-hosts Elliott Wilson and Brian “B.Dot” Miller. 606 more words

Hidden Figures (2017); And the Hopeful Rise of Black Women in Society

For too long, Hollywood has underestimated the role of Black women at the forefront of film. Often times in cinema we (Black women) are relegated to supporting roles and set as background pieces, rarely ever possessing the agency to explore our multifaceted selves on screen. 806 more words

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delving into the past: the unlikely ties that bind

The most valuable qualification in an officer is common sense; contrary to general belief, it is the rarest element found in mankind.” — Major General Fox Conner (1874-1951) 654 more words

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1 of 10 Powerful Black Female Superheroes you need to be in the know about

(TIML NEWS) Vixen is an African female superhero who has the ability to tap into Earth’s morphogenetic field that allows her to mimic the abilities of any animal, by simply focusing on its specific abilities and drawing them directly from the field. 83 more words

Malia Obama Scores Internship with Weinstein Company Movie Studio

(TIML NEWS) Malia Obama, the older daughter of former President Barack and Michelle Obama, will intern with noted Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein in February before heading to college later this year. 122 more words