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Abagond This blog is described by its creators as "500 words a day on whatever I want." African American History This blog sponsored by the New York Times, profiles African American history and has links to other interesting sites.

African American Environmental Association The leading African American blog on environmental issues.

AfriClassical This blog by William J. Zick focuses on the history of persons of African ancestry in Classical music. 

Afro Netizen Social commentary by founder Christopher Rabb (and others) on contemporary issues affecting African Americans.

Afroculinaria This blog by Michael W. Twitty explores the cooking and food traditions of the African American South.

Ain't I A Feminist Legal Scholar Too?  A blog on legal scholarship from a feminist perspective.

Blackademics This blog advertises itself as the online roundtable for young black thinkers.

Blogging While Brown  This is a clearing house of dozens of black-oriented blogs.

Clarence's Hollywood University of Washington Professor Clarence Spigner described the intersection of race and culture in Hollywood movies.

Discover Black Heritage Blog on travel and culture in African America, the Caribbean, and Africa.

Field Negro Commentary on contemporary politics and African American life.

Mirror Motion Picture Commentary Film critic Kartina Richardson describes her impressions of Hollywood movies. A discussion of the historical roots of contemporary race issues moderated by Ronald Sheehy.

Soul Food Scholar: Dropping Knowledge Like Hot Biscuits As the name suggests, this is a blog on Soul Food.

The Grio: Black History MSNBC.COM-sponsored website on black history and popular culture.

The Henry Louis Gates-founded blog on black popular culture.

We Are Respectable Negroes Commentary on race issues by Chauncey de Vega.

What About Our Daughters  Unapologetic Defense of Black Women and Girls.

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