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won't be on tonight :( have to start a paper and finish this semester strong. Thank you all my creeps for the support and love.
People who stand up the second the plane lands annoy me
The Institute prepares high-achieving Black men 2 B leaders of great character who make significant contributions.....
The US distribution of wealth is enormously out of balance:
Don’t Let Data Paralysis Stand Between You and Your Customers via
Articles from a forthcoming American Journal of Public Health print issue on Ethical Research in Minority...
What If Colleges Embraced Affirmative Action for Class Instead of Race?
Great weekend on the 40 Acres for now a new week begins in preparation for Big 12 play!
Book draft sent to series editors. Butterflies...
Dr. Devin Stauffer - Classical Quest for Justice; Dr. John Daly - Interpersonal Communication, ' African American Culture
Interesting. I like that. MT is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm-Winston Churchill
“In great matters men show themselves as they wish to be seen; in small matters, as they are.”
Italo Calvino on America via
People are f*cking exhausting, especially adults, which is probably why I prefer the company of young people over grown folk.
Welcome ! Love this: "Spoke my mind; they gave me tenure anyway."
The Top Professors on Twitter in Leadership, Innovation, and Strategy.
White people do talk about "white pride" sometimes, . It's just at special meetings. You might not have been invited.
see, THIS is the country artist hip hop crew mashup the world has been waiting for....make no mistake...er accident VIDEO
WANTED: Steel alloy telephone with Kevlar cord. Will spare no expense. Must install by Sept. 10.
"Always render more and better service than is expected of you, no matter what your task may be. - Og Mandino"
Until we are ready to revolt against the hoarding of the elites, they will continue to intensify the pace of destruction.
Arizona: "At least we're not Texas."
Texas: "At least we're not Florida."
Florida: "You can't prove we're Florida."
"Social-emotional skills are essential skills for success in school, work, and life." Watch how to teach them:
Stop & Frisk Wall Street! ==> Expert says financial meltdown was caused by too many bankers taking cocaine:
Let's see. If Boston bomber is white, he'll be mentally ill; black, a criminal; foreign student, terrorist.
KMF, Your S&C You Tube video resonated with me and is connected to my research. You are doing awesome work in the academy. D. Mack
Beyond Black History Month: Teaching Steinbeck and Malcolm X Side by Side
MT thesis: The participatory web in the context of academic research: landscapes of change & conflicts
Using digital media to enhance educational transfer via
13 Ways People Deal with Bad News: When u deal w/bad news in a positive way, it lightens the load
homework: 2+2=4 Class work: 2x4=8 Test: calculate the suns mass then divide it by the width of the color purple.
Ravens Player Hopes To Use Super Bowl To Promote Equality
Via 12 Traits of the Best Start-up Leaders
The Marketing Myths Revealed (ii)
I left my last job kinda hastily but those bastards shouldn't have published this in Poets & Writers.
Income Inequality Worse Under Obama Than George W. Bush
Why Black Men Tend To Be Fashion Kings - NPR: NPRWhy Black Men Tend To Be Fashion KingsNPRProfessor Monica L. Mi...
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We are working to align university policies & practices with community-engaged scholarship - join us in Jun 2013
Actual research show obvious conclusions, more guns in home mean more gun accidents & deaths countered by almost 0 benefits from break-ins
I never tire of seeing this RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms via
Attempts by armed civilians to intervene in shooting rampages are rare—and are successful even more rarely:
Student-Athlete Academic Support for Division II Universities | Hanover Research
Missing from the debate: Police shootings of unarmed people of color
Django Unchained contextualized in Hollywood's lineage of slavery narratives:
Behold Fischer's dream for America RT Here's how they do elementary school in Israel. It can be done.
The founders certainly didn't anticipate semi-automatics and extended magazines. Try making an assault with a flint-lock.
Social Media Lure Academics Frustrated by Journals
Just in case you are still questioning the value of college. African Americans w/ bachelor’s 7.1% jobless rate in 2011, HS dip 15.5%
Why Hillary Clinton Would Be Strong in 2016 (It's Not Her Favorability Ratings) via
"Brewer has also been on a list of Republicans who may be positioning themselves for a presidential run in 2016" ...
"Should be required reading for first year seminars and campus orientation classes." Honored for this review by
If U get a chance 2 watch, U MUST! Brilliant. Bill Moyers:The Plutocracy Will Go to Extremes to Keep the 1% in Control
25 TED Talks Perfect For Classrooms - world-shaker: These are all outstanding. Speaking from personal experie…
"Black Studies and Digital Humanities: A Growing List of Online Resources" feat
Add Clinton, chasing cheerleaders MT : Possible Nats will add fifth racing president next year. FDR in a motor scooter?
A recent study showed that 52% stop following brands on Twitter because the content becomes repetitive.
Obama, Dems Win Convention War: Why Is This Election Even So Close?
This is a keeper!
“: WATCH: Bill Clinton's entire speech from last night at
Bill Clinton should be the Secretary of Explaining Things.
Gr8 article abt success The Trouble With Bright Girls | Psychology Today
Wow. Awkward. Looks like someone's memory needs a stimulus!
Romney Tour '12 -- Gaffepalooza: mitt's overseas trip demonstrates that his knowledge of world affairs is limited
BlackVoices readers' choice list of 20 books every African American should read
Twilight of the Elites: on How the Powerful Rig the System, From to
School to Prison Pipeline: Fact Sheet (PDF) on ACLU -- via
"Obamacare" explained very well. via
Dr. Louis Sullivan’s primary care physician initiative recruits to medical schools.
Paula Giddings discusses her book Ida: A Sword Among Lions, Ida B Wells and the Campaign Against Lynching (1862-1931):
It's also important in showing why the critical-historical turn in 1980s-90s anthro was necessary.
George Zimmerman Out on Bail - George Zimmerman, who shot and killed Trayvon Martin in February, has been released o...
currently reading. Yes, I also: multiple immigrant & class narrative, & close African friends during under & grad studies.
I was trying to change the world with one perfect tweet, but so far . :)
Teaching your daughter to be quiet and polite may be detrimental to her future via
I use the hashtag as a "" for academics: which academics I follow and why.
Think TED talks for BlackStudies & you're getting warm. Sista Docta is just the 1st Blackademics release. " VIDEO
New book shows how the end of slavery led to starvation and death for millions of black Americans
Obama supporters (of which I was at one time) WATCH speech by John Pilger
And NO Romney is no better. Watch and learn
Just helped an obviously weaker man open a door and he looked at me with disdain. Men and their egos.
Curious how Fredrick Davis' book is in convo with Nation of Cowards Waiting for the first black president
| Least Polluted Cities In The U.S. Ranked In State Of The Air 2012
Making people take responsibility for their health isn't socialism. Having us all pay for using emergency rooms as primary care is.
This... on privatizing education.
The comments on this piece about racism in the GOP are really disturbing:
RT : Download 's EARTHLING here. If you're looking for that "boy read" this summer-here it is:
How standardized tests are affecting public schools
Confessions of a (Former) Public School Teacher: Before I Can Homeschool Them, I Have To Unschool Myself
The full doc is now online: "The Defeat of Barack Hussein Obama"
“@drjteacher: Same old paradigm...piece about urban & issues of race & class ” @SaneBlackWoman
How is Social Media Changing Higher Education?
Famous Quotes About Death via
I finally found a video I can use w/my 3rd graders re: research questions & keywords
LONG List of President Obama's Accomplishments! With Citations! STOP
Hey! Love your Twitter bio! We need more people to take that attitude.
Thought of the Day: If u allow ur enemy to determine the means that U can use to gain freedom, U can be damn sure that U will remain a slave
RT : Hear About the 'The Beautiful Project'--Self Esteem & Black Girls on |
I think it should be a requirement that every morning, has to answer to whatever pointed out the night before
'working while black' and 'being black' new crimes to add to 'driving while black' and 'walking while black'?
Any academics out there document impact of their blog? Dept chair asked me to try. advice?
For every dollar the top 1% earned in 1980, they’ve added 3 more dollars. The poorest 90% added 1 CENT.
4 Ways to Grow a Following that Matters, It's NOT Just a Numbers Game -
A powerful piece courtesy of about how DC public charter schools fail their best:
RT : High school graduation rate for black males is only 47%. Here's why role models help: (via )
Daily Kos: Obama leads Mitt Romney by landslide numbers via
It is far past time for a genuinely populist economic agenda Mr. President- just do it! Excellent piece by Alterman
Personal Branding 101: How to Discover and Create Your Brand via
The Trayvon Martin case reveals a vigilante spirit in the US justice system | David A Love via
Being Black in America you need God, Jesus, a law firm, mega dollars, powerful friends, NAACP, ACLJ, Good Credit, a pistal and eye witness.
Why ‘Slacktivists’ Are More Active Than You Think [INFOGRAPHIC] /by cc
ooohh. This one makes it all make sense > The Western Tradition - The Feudal Order via
RT“: What I learned about surviving grad school: ”
Edited Collection of Essays on the Pre-Tenure Experience | Calls for Papers | Inside Higher Ed: via
Mapping Mass Incarceration: -
Why Are the Rich So Interested in Public-School Reform? Smart thinking from Judith Warner.
Principal Kafele Leads a "Young Men's Empowerment Meeting": via VIDEO
Principal Kafele on the "Attitude of the Teacher" Toward Black Males: via VIDEO
The “Reasonable Fear” of a Black Male: The Trayvon Martin Tragedy by David J. Leonard |
Vital reading, esp if Santorum becomes the Republican candidate. George Lakoff: The Santorum Strategy Via
African Americans comprise 14% of regular drug users, 37% of those arrested for drug offenses. (via )
This letter shows the initial stages of the 's work in the Brown Vs. Board of Education case:
Derrick Bell controversy: What’s “critical race theory,” and is it radical? - Slate Magazine
For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred. -Gardner, John W.
Your avi haunts me ... it's so cerebral ... and poetic
The science of how we form habits and how we can break them. Review excerpt
Black Thought 2.0: New Media & the Future of Black Studies, April 6-7 @ Duke University |
Race and justice in America: inspiring TED talk
spews garbage and now I know the story. Thanks Jazzman. Verizon & CNN should be ashamed.
You can find Intro to African American Politics syllabus on the site.
The Crisis of the African-American Intellectual: .. via
Race and class under Rahm (Emanuel)
Latest post by . Great information here. Pass it on. RT Black Male Success Strategies
New Penn Center () releases report on Black male student success in college. Download it at:
All this young blackademic brilliance on my timeline...gotta shape up!
Last paper published before my tenure: Taking a Stand: Community Engaged Scholarship on the Tenure Track.
TENURED!!! I staked my career on the viability of community engaged scholarship and today was granted at .