Re: [blacktechies] Pattern Matching, the New Jim Crow

From: Ray B.
Sent on: Friday, July 11, 2014 1:44 PM

Thanks for sharing that article. I have to agree with you. I too work in IT and have been over 10 years despite the fact I am only 31. In all my years I have only seen a handful of African American people working in IT. I used to teach computer literacy as well and your right they tend to pay no mind or make it seem like it's a waste of time to learn. It's sad but I think IT has been a life changing experience.

Thanks for sharing

Ray Bedford
RB Technical Solutions

My fellow Black folks in Tech...
Check out this Huffington Post article that I wrote about the plight of the Black tech entrepreneur titled "Pattern Matching, the New Jim Crow"
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/eric-hamilton/pattern-matching-silicon-valley_b_5525289.html
Thoughts?
Thanks
EHAM

Eric Hamilton
TinyStic Founder
Turns your smartphone into a desktop computer




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