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America Is Letting the Coronavirus Rage Through Prisons

America Is Letting the Coronavirus Rage Through Prisons

(NYT) - It’s both a moral failure and a public health one. Like the nation overall,...

Egypt Unearths New Mummies Dating Back 2,500 Years

Egypt Unearths New Mummies Dating Back 2,500 Years

(NYT) - More than 100 painted wooden coffins, many with bodies, were found in the...

New Miss USA Asya Branch Loves Guns and Performed at a Trump Rally

New Miss USA Asya Branch Loves Guns and Performed at a...

(Daily Beast) - The 22-year-old Mississippi native also attended a meeting with...

Democratic Whip James Clyburn: 'Defund the police' cost Democrats seats, hurt Black Lives Matter movement

Democratic Whip James Clyburn: 'Defund the police' cost...

(USA Today) - House Majority Whip James Clyburn criticized calls to "defund the...

Vote challenger chaos in Detroit was white privilege on steroids

Vote challenger chaos in Detroit was white privilege on...

(USA Today) - The chaos that erupted at the TCF Center in Detroit during vote counting...

Trump Ramps Up Deportations to Haiti Despite Massive Risk of COVID Spread

Trump Ramps Up Deportations to Haiti Despite Massive Risk...

(Truth Out) - Refugees’ rights organizations on Thursday said the Trump administration...

icon Afro Times News Update - 10-2020

Afro Times News Update - 10-2020

(Afro Times) - We cover the latest news happening in the country. Karma, hypocrisy,...

The danger of the “ethno-nationalist” state

The danger of the “ethno-nationalist” state

Ethnic regimes were largely ignored in the mainstream media of the global North...

New Miss USA Asya Branch Loves Guns and Performed at a Trump Rally

New Miss USA Asya Branch Loves Guns and Performed at a...

(Daily Beast) - The 22-year-old Mississippi native also attended a meeting with...

Trump’s Crackdown On Diversity Training Is Fascist. And Terrifying.

Trump’s Crackdown On Diversity Training Is Fascist. And...

(HuffPost) - The memo even identified specific terms that could not be used, including...

Beyond the Myth of Malcolm X

Beyond the Myth of Malcolm X

(The Atlantic) - Black Boston had a profound effect on the figure whom the artist-activist...

19 Black families purchase 96 acres of land to create a ‘safe haven’ for Black people

19 Black families purchase 96 acres of land to create a...

(Yahoo News) - In the face of a pandemic that has hit Black Americans harder than...

Black Women With Natural Hairstyles Less Likely To Get Job Interviews

Black Women With Natural Hairstyles Less Likely To Get...

(HuffPost) - Black women with natural hairstyles, such as Afros, braids or twists,...

When Do You Really Have to Wear a Mask?

When Do You Really Have to Wear a Mask?

Sometimes it's more complicated than a quick yes-or-no answer.

America Is Letting the Coronavirus Rage Through Prisons

America Is Letting the Coronavirus Rage Through Prisons

(NYT) - It’s both a moral failure and a public health one. Like the nation overall,...

Democratic Whip James Clyburn: 'Defund the police' cost Democrats seats, hurt Black Lives Matter movement

Democratic Whip James Clyburn: 'Defund the police' cost...

(USA Today) - House Majority Whip James Clyburn criticized calls to "defund the...

Vote challenger chaos in Detroit was white privilege on steroids

Vote challenger chaos in Detroit was white privilege on...

(USA Today) - The chaos that erupted at the TCF Center in Detroit during vote counting...

Trump administration sued by civil rights groups over executive order restricting diversity training

Trump administration sued by civil rights groups over executive...

(USA Today) - Civil rights groups filed a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s...

States and a Black medical group form review boards on COVID Vaccine

States and a Black medical group form review boards on...

(USA Today) - At least five states – California, Nevada, New York, Oregon and Washington...

'A flat-out lie': Breonna Taylor attorneys seek new prosecutor after jurors speak out

'A flat-out lie': Breonna Taylor attorneys seek new prosecutor...

(Yahoo News) - The two anonymous members of the grand jury in the Breonna Taylor...

Egypt Unearths New Mummies Dating Back 2,500 Years

Egypt Unearths New Mummies Dating Back 2,500 Years

(NYT) - More than 100 painted wooden coffins, many with bodies, were found in the...

Trump Ramps Up Deportations to Haiti Despite Massive Risk of COVID Spread

Trump Ramps Up Deportations to Haiti Despite Massive Risk...

(Truth Out) - Refugees’ rights organizations on Thursday said the Trump administration...

Barbados says it will remove the Queen as head of state

Barbados says it will remove the Queen as head of state

(DailyMail) - Barbados has announced its intention to remove the Queen as its head...

Mapping US police killings of Black Americans (Statistics the US does not Show)

Mapping US police killings of Black Americans (Statistics...

(Aljazeera) - Black Americans are two-and-a-half times as likely as white Americans...

Protesters in London, Berlin, Toronto take to streets in support of George Floyd demonstrations

Protesters in London, Berlin, Toronto take to streets in...

(The Hill) - Demonstrators around the world, including in London, Berlin and Toronto,...

US embassies in Africa speak up on Floyd

US embassies in Africa speak up on Floyd

(ABC) - As Minneapolis burns over the police killing of George Floyd and shock and...

The Root of Discrimination is Anchored in Selfishness and Greed

The Root of Discrimination is Anchored in Selfishness and...

(Afromerica) - Discrimination is racisms' extremely ugly cousin. Racism is based...

icon The New Black Migration to Blue States

The New Black Migration to Blue States

Between the years of 1917 and 1970, more than six million Blacks moved from the...

Top 7 Reasons the white Media Loves to Humiliate Black Men, and How it Backfires

Top 7 Reasons the white Media Loves to Humiliate Black...

Here we go again. Somehow a virus from the other side of the world is disproportionately...

News Update - First 8 Months of 2020

News Update - First 8 Months of 2020

Afro Times news update gives a recap of the 2020 year so far. Speaking on the Coronavirus,...

Recognize the Black Men Who Undermine Black Progress

Recognize the Black Men Who Undermine Black Progress

(Afromerica) - There remain small factions among Black men that are vaguely recognizable...

How a Woman Prepares Herself for a Husband

How a Woman Prepares Herself for a Husband

Finding a husband has always been a challenge for Black women in America;...

America's Problems are not real; they are Psychosomatic

America's Problems are not real; they are Psychosomatic

What did you actually see? Is the question we should be asking ourselves.

Scientific Breakthrough for ADHD Excludes Basics of Child Rearing

Scientific Breakthrough for ADHD Excludes Basics of Child...

Once again, science has stumbled on a solution to the behavioral problems in children...

Afromerica Rest Its Case: Black America is not the Problem

Afromerica Rest Its Case: Black America is not the Problem

(Afromerica) - In 2002, Afromerica set out to prove to Black America that racism...

Things Leadership Can Do to Stop the Violence Right Now: But Won't

Things Leadership Can Do to Stop the Violence Right Now:...

(Afromerica) - It is ultimately the responsibility of police forces, training academies,...

The Cowardness of America's Gun Culture

The Cowardness of America's Gun Culture

America's obsession with guns has increased in the last 20 years. From citizen gun...

Nobody Wants to Live with Millions of Donald Trumps

Nobody Wants to Live with Millions of Donald Trumps

The last few years of this presidency has revealed that a large portion of American...

The Divine Breaking of Capitalism and the Hardening of Hearts

The Divine Breaking of Capitalism and the Hardening of...

Two things are happening to the social state of America: 1) God is destroying America's...

Nickel Droppers: Witchcraft, Lesbianism, and the Over-Sexuality of Black Women

Nickel Droppers: Witchcraft, Lesbianism, and the Over-Sexuality...

Old fashion mothers and grandmothers use to tell their daughters and neighboring...

How 'FREE' became a Dirty Word in Capitalist America

How 'FREE' became a Dirty Word in Capitalist America

(Afromerica) - Phrases such as "free handouts", "entitlements", and "nothing is...

The US Would Lose a War with Iran; On Many Levels

The US Would Lose a War with Iran; On Many Levels

Going to actual war with Iran would be a huge mistake and the first real war the...