Don’t know where this came from, but I found it in good time.
Howard University student reading, 1946. LIFE photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt.
Howard was proud to be “America’s center of Negro learning” (LIFE, November 18, 1946). However, it was not an exclusively “negro” establishment, and although these photographs display an attractive, positive and sincere representation of African-Americans engaged in academic life, they are still, for the time and readership of LIFE, “comfortably segregated.”
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Be kind to yourself. Stop coating yourself with gasoline, stop searching your pockets for matches. Stop forgetting your goodness, stop letting people’s bark become your skin. Stop fixing everything but yourself. Stop thinking you are nothing. Stop finding solace in nights with tear-dampened pillows. Stop letting your mind eat itself, stop letting your stomach devour itself. Stop. Be kind to yourself, let your tongue’s prayers include your journey too.
Today we mourn the losses of Crystal Jackson and Britney Cosby. A beer deliveryman found the two women’s bodies next to a convenience store dumpster in Port Bolivar, Galveston County, Texas on Friday.
Crystal Jackson and Britney Cosby. via ABC News
The two 24-year-old black women, who had been together for two years and lived together in Houston, were murdered in different ways and their bodies…