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Power Shift: The Black Dollar + #ThanksgivingWithBlackFamilies

Yesterday, I did a Scope on #BlackTwitter and why the hashtag #ThanksgivingWithBlackFamilies was hilariously accurate and thought provoking at the same time.

In a matter of hours -probably more like minutes- the web was buzzing with this hashtag. 168 more words

Univision Revs Digital Operations to Court Multicultural, Multilingual Audiences

For Univision Communications, the multicultural moment has arrived.

The promotion this week of Isaac Lee to chief digital and news officer signals the company’s accelerated effort to reach the growing ranks of multicultural millennial viewers. 697 more words


Shipping Hundreds of Innocent Black People to State Penitentiary

In anticipation of Natchez’s Tricentennial celebration, the city’s mayor says it’s time to “move toward a healing process.” That won’t be possible until systemic, entrenched racial injustices are rooted out and addressed. 235 more words