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Rich Schoolhouses Full of Racism

The IG stories don’t lie. Black students of rich, White elite institutions are exposing their alma maters.

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This is a dirty little secret no one wants to discuss when talking about the “opportunities” offered by the nation’s ultra elite, private and pricey primary and secondary schools. Yes it’s great for Black students to attend such…




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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