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Call for Submissions: Send Us Your Hidden Black Histories

Write a story about a little discussed aspect of Black History and we might feature your story in Momentum

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Black history is American history and the more we can get behind that the better off we all will be. And now that Black History Month is upon us, the editing team at Momentum is eager to see…




Momentum is a blog that captures and reflects the moment we find ourselves in, one where rampant anti-Black racism is leading to violence, trauma, protest, reflection, sorrow, and more. Momentum doesn’t look away when the news cycle shifts.

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