The Whispering Forest

Black Diplomats - Decolonize the global affairs conversation

A project in New York, NY by Terrell Jermaine Starr

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A podcast and video series called Black Diplomats, featuring interviews with POC and women who specialize in global affairs.
Backers: 260
Average Pledge Per Backer: $66

Funded: $17,118 of $16,000
Dates: Feb 4th -> Mar 6th (31 days)
Project By: Terrell Jermaine Starr
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We did it!

March 2nd - via:
Hey, y'all!  I made my Kickstart goal several days in advance.  Thank you all so much for believing me. I really appreciate it.  Everyone will be getting their rewards at the appointed times, which I mandated for May of this year. For those of you... (Read More)

THANK YOU! WE DID IT! Here are the next steps

March 2nd - via:
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Greetings from South Carolina: We Need $1,800 To Make Our Kickstarter Goal

February 29th - via:
Me in downtown Charleston, S.C. on March 26, 2020 before covering an Elizabeth Warren event. Hello from Columbia, South Carolina!  I am here in my capacity as a reporter with The Root covering the primary and it is indeed an exciting time to be... (Read More)

My Vision for Black Diplomats

February 25th - via:
Me in Podil, a posh neighborhood in Kyiv enjoying the city back in July of 2018. This work of beauty behind me is the type of art that's on a lot of buildings in Kyiv. Good morning from South Carolina!  I am on the campaign trail following... (Read More)

LISTEN to me talk Mike Bloomberg and the American oligarchy on Gaslit Nation Podcast

February 19th - via:
Courtesy of Gaslit Nation Happy Hump Day!  I tried to upload a video, but I am having some issues with that. So I will just write out my thoughts. First off, thank you all for your support so far. We have $10,285 towards the $16,000 goal I must... (Read More)

We're at the halfway mark!

February 13th - via:
Screenshot from campaign page We're halfway there!  Thank you so much for supporting me thus far. We have $8,407, leaving us with less than $8,000 to make before we reach our goal by March 6. I am truly overwhelmed by the support everyone is... (Read More)

Thank you!

February 5th - via:
Screenshot from Kickstarter campaign page Thank you to those who gave to me and me Kickstarter campaign on the very first day. We raised $1,085 and the first day of the campaign isn't even over yet--at least until 12 p.m. today. I've been telling... (Read More)

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