Collaborative WWI Centennial Project Brings Forgotten Stories From the Black Press on African Americans in the WWI Era to a Worldwide Audience Through VR Technology

Forgotten stories like these are being made available to students nationwide through immersive storytelling technology thanks to a collaborative partnership with Google Expeditions, the Friends of the Victory Memorial and the West Virginia University Reed College of Media Innovation Center. This project, “WWI Through the […]

Racists deface African Burial Ground monument in Lower Manhattan

Racists defaced the African Burial Ground Monument in Lower Manhattan on Thursday, scrawling, “‘Kill’, followed by the slur, on a plaque at the monument,” writes The New York Times.   Racist Robocall From Oprah Impersonator Targets Georgia Governor’s Race   The plaque marks the spot where […]

Racist Robocall From Oprah Impersonator Targets Georgia Governor’s Race

Georgia voters received a racist robocall targeting the state’s Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, according to a report by CNN. The call features a voice impersonating Oprah Winfrey, who appeared on the campaign trail Thursday (Nov. 1) in support of Abrams. In about a 60-second pre-recorded message, racist and […]