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Has Jim Crow Moved To Silicon Valley? Racism In The Tech World

sunnubian ·
Has Jim Crow Moved To Silicon Valley? Racism In The Tech World Written by Terrell Jermaine Starr on March 13, 2012 4:11 pm Click for More Next Post Racial segregation is no longer staring us down on the streets of Birmingham and Jackson. But has it positioned itself in a most unlikely locale: Silicon Valley. SEE ALSO: We Must Draw More Black Americans To Tech How Black Entrepreneurs Can Succeed In Silicon Valley Check out this simple, yet devastating infographic on the racial disparities...
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Verizon Brings 100 Young Black and Latino Men to Silicon Valley

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Verizon Brings 100 Young Black and Latino Men to Silicon Valley The students are learning everything from wearable technology, virtual reality, 3-D printing and the internet of things by Sequoia Blodgett Posted: August 8, 2017 A- A A+ The Verizon Foundation recently hosted the Verizon Innovative Learning Minority Male Makers Summit in San Francisco for 100 of the top performing students in the Verizon Innovative Learning program, which boasts over 2,000 students during a two-year program,...
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Momentum ·
That's cool, if you can get your kids to be tech and science geeks that makes some lucky parents.
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Will America's Black Political Class Join In the Spoils of the Rape of Congo? Andy Young & Jesse Jackson Say It's OK.

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Home » Blogs » Bruce A. Dixon's blog Will America's Black Political Class Join In the Spoils of the Rape of Congo? Andy Young & Jesse Jackson Say It's OK. By BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon A minor change has been made to this article, reflecting the fact that Rev. Jesse L. Jackson participated in Chicago's "Rwanda Day in 2001, not 2014, as erroneously indicated when the article was initially published. -- bd Last week Rwandan President Paul Kagame appeared in Atlanta for “ Rwanda Day...
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Roy L. Clay, Black Godfather of Silicon Valley

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Roy L. Clay, Black Godfather of Silicon Valley February 22, 2013 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff Roy L. Clay Sr. AFRICANGLOBE – Many accomplishments of African Americans tend to be erased or buried by mainstream historians. On one hand, successful sports and entertainment figures are idolized as we celebrate our physical and artistic talents. On the other hand, our mental giants – scientific innovators, inventors and titans of business – are rendered...
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Facebook's 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' : Deletes Independent Media Without Warning/Notice

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Published on Friday, October 12, 2018 by Common Dreams Facebook Accused of 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' After Independent Media Swept Up in Mass Purge The massive shutdown affected many progressive sites devoted to covering war, police brutality, and other issues neglected by the corporate media by Jake Johnson, staff writer 91 Comments "Those who demanded Facebook and other Silicon Valley giants censor political content—something they didn't actually want to do—are finding that...
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The beginning of a social media war. You know who is behind this. I don't understand how folks are letting him get away with this. I do know it's about power and wealth as proof of the relationship with the Saudis. But everyday the fabric of our democracy is being torn away bit by bit....starting with the right to free speech not! Hate speech. Other social media founders are finding themselves behind the eight ball. Wonder why. But!
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