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Two Amazon Drivers Shot

Two Amazon Drivers Shot Within Minutes of Each Other By the Same Customer File a Lawsuit Against Delivery Giant for Negligence; Mother Says Shooter Was Protecting His Family Posted byBy Nicole Duncan-Smith | March 29, 2022 CommentsComments (0) An Atlanta man reportedly shot two Amazon Flex delivery workers just minutes apart, claiming when arrested …

Unpacking Dark Matter: Childhood Sexual Abuse in the Black Community (Part 2)

Unpacking Dark Matter: Childhood Sexual Abuse in the Black Community ~ Confronting the 10-Ton Elephant in the Room! In this second installment of Unpacking Dark Matter: Childhood Sexual Abuse, we delve deeper into the force and destruction levied against sexual abuse victims and the Black collective, as a whole, when …

The Myth of the Black Kept Woman!

The Myth of the Black Kept Woman! Commodifying the Black man and the outcomes in the Black community. While there is no verification that what is claimed in the original post actually happened, I have seen enough to use this as a point of reference. The Black Kept Woman has …

Boys Have Periods Too: The Feminization of the Black Male Image Goes Mainstream in the Classroom

The Feminization of the Black Male Image Goes Mainstream in the Classroom | Boys have periods too! Support The Odyssey Project Entered by customer Donate The Feminization of the Black Male Image Goes Mainstream in the Classroom While I have, at times, focused on the entire spectrum of the Black …

Ashanti Re-Releasing Debut Album

ARTS AND CULTURE ASHANTI OPENS UP ABOUT RE-RELEASING HER DEBUT ALBUM, ‘YOU PAY YOUR DUES, AND THINGS ARE SUPPOSED TO COME BACK TO YOU’ by Keka Araújo | December 13, 2021 | Courtesy of Black Enterprise Ashanti Re-Releasing Debut Album ~ When Ashanti appeared on the Tamron Hall Show in September, she announced that she …

Intimate Partner Violence & Homicide Against Black Women

Intimate Partner Violence In the Black Community & the Devastating Impact on Black Women and Girls! Intimate Partner Violence against Black women in the U.S. is a rising concern. A friend recently forwarded me a news story about a young Black male shooting five Black women. He was assaulting his …

Gwinnett 8-Year-Old Beaten & Killed

CRIME Gwinnett 8-Year-Old Beaten & Killed ~Warrants: Gwinnett 8-year-old was beaten, placed in trash bags before her body was dumped Warrants accuse the child’s mother of hiding her death. Gwinnett 8-Year-Old Beaten & Killed ~ Warrants: Gwinnett 8-year-old was beaten, placed in trash bags before her body was dumpedhttps://imasdk.googleapis.com/js/core/bridge3.489.0_en.html#goog_1375366938Volume 90% Author: Donesha …

Man Murders Pregnant Woman 25

WOMAN KILLED | Courtesy of ABC 13 News Man arrested in murder of 25-year-old pregnant Houston woman Man Murders Pregnant Woman 25 because she was pregnant with his child. Cavanna Smith’s body was found on the side of Reid Street and Irvington in October. The 25-year-old had been shot.Monday, November …

Hertz Sued Over False Police Reports

Hertz Sued Over False Police Reports: ‘I Lost Everything’: More Than 160 Former Hertz Customers Are Suing Company Over Claims It Falsified Stolen Car Reports, Landing Some Drivers In Jail Posted by Angelina Velasquez | November 8, 2021 | Courtesy of Atlanta Black Star Hertz Sued Over False Police Reports ~ A slew of …

Nikole Hannah-Jones Speaking Invitation Rescinded

Nikole Hannah-Jones Speaking Invitation Rescinded! Mass. school rescinds invitation for Nikole Hannah-Jones to speak due to ‘noise’ Hannah-Jones described Middlesex School’s move as “clearly the result of the hysteria and successful propaganda campaign.” Stephanie Guerilus  |  Oct 22, 2021 | Courtesy of the Grio Nikole Hannah-Jones Speaking Invitation Rescinded ~ Pulitzer Prize …