Looking up field of blackness"Empire" Reigns Supreme
The Hilltop Online - Mar 27, 2015
Now this isn't the proper space to open up about what constitutes as blackness in contemporary America, but when we look at "Empire's" competition when it comes to black representation - Tyler Perry's "The Haves and Have Nots," those stories hailing ...
Hall's "Uncertainty': Lightning's striking again
SFGate - Mar 27, 2015
... behind a wheat field. But before a viewer can say "amber waves of grain," the sky in this bucolic view turns to video "snow.
Bergdahl's writings reveal a fragile young man
San Antonio Express-News - Mar 26, 2015
I've spent a lot of my life thinking blackness was all I had in front of me, that it would be blackness to the very last instent.
Movie capsules: "Get Hard," "It Follows," "Home"
El Paso Times - Mar 26, 2015
Then Serena (Jennifer Lawrence), a Westerner who grew up in timber wealth, crosses his field of view. Cooper and Lawrence get to do things on horseback, swing an axe like they've done it before ... "Black or White" is a frank, touching and very well ...
Night Vision Enhanced To Superhuman Levels Using Common Cancer Drug ...
Medical Daily - Mar 27, 2015
He also wore black sunglasses at all times, except during the vision experiments. After letting the solution set in his eye for about two hours, Licina and four controls went into a dark field to test how well the solution enhanced his eyesight in ...
Why Am I Always Defending My HBCU Education to Other Black People?
Gawker - Mar 27, 2015
I was destined to attend a historically black college or university (HBCU) once my parents met at Delaware State decades ago. Fate resulted in a childhood characterized by religious viewings of A Different World.
First we will hunt turkeys
Black Hills Pioneer - Mar 26, 2015
For a moment all three bulls were locked together until the younger two conceded the field and they too left, still dripping from the dam, in search of shade in a wooded prairie draw.
J. Cole's Video For "G.O.M.D" Confronts The Stereotypes Of Slavery
Crave Online - Mar 25, 2015
It was believed by many that slaves who'd worked in the houses of their owners had been more vested in securing their marginally safer position (and its proximity to whiteness) than in showing solidarity with field workers. (With a host of variables in ...
Baseball movie made in Tampa Bay in 1986 is 'Long Gone'
Tampabay.com - Mar 25, 2015
... sportswriter for the then Tampa afternoon newspaper, the Tampa Times. It is about the Graceville Oilers, a Class D minor league team led by Cantrell, dim bulb rookie Jamie Weeks and Joe Louis Brown, whose blackness is passed off to bigots as being ...
Pele is a fraud
SB Nation - Mar 26, 2015
But his relevance is fortified in being a symbol, more than his on-field achievements. He received the player of the ... example is his view on racism.
Artworks that Clock Working Life
Hyperallergic - Mar 20, 2015
The disparity is such that the white collar finance executive in the shortest video is visible for only a second before the screen goes black, with the remaining screens progressively fading to blackness, eventually leaving a laborer in a cotton field ...
The Unauthorized Biography of a Black Cop
Gawker - Mar 21, 2015
You never see a goat in a field with a donkey, Dad said once, detouring from nostalgia. You just won't. At the grown ..... He's spitting all this irrelevant anti-blackness: Mike Brown was no angel; they found reefer in his system; yada yada. I'm crying ...
'The New Black perspective....an old Black pathology'
New Pittsburgh Courier - Mar 20, 2015
We've always achieved greatness in a country that doesn't see value in blackness beyond a commodity; maintained dignity in a land that has consistently dehumanized and stigmatized who we are.
White power, white culture, white wash
Berkeley Daily Planet - Mar 20, 2015
... was just trying to protect the patrons," the women (his wife) had paid to be undisturbed, "Bothering people is common enough," "There is no evidence that he was racially profiled," "his blackness had nothing to do with the incident," she "obviously ...
The McGill Daily - Mar 23, 2015
While the house slaves would typically be lighter-skinned, the field slaves would be darker, which the slave owners saw as 'more African' and associated with aggression and resistance.
16 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Thursday, March 26
Straight.com (blog) - Mar 25, 2015
American folk singer-songwriter Joe Pug takes the stage with guests Field Report at Electric Owl. San Francisco-based ... at Tandem Bike Café.
Soaring Over the Endless Serengeti Plain
The Epoch Times - Mar 19, 2015
As we made our way in the blackness of the African night, the headlights of our Land Rover reflected eyes up ahead and we slowed in time to see a pack of yellow spotted hyenas crossing the road just in front of us.