About Us
The Development Establishment Maintenance and Refinement Institute (DEMRI), building a web-based Knowledge Environment (KE) for cultural communicators within Black African and African American communities worldwide.

Lets keep it real for a minute.  Black Communities need more flexible resources for timely news & information distribution. The DEMRI News Cloud is an international source for issues and news relevant to our communities.  Our devices are powerful networking tools in the hands of our communities. All we need is an Internet connection to get started ...

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"We must develop, establish, maintain and refine, new ways of thinking towards self-preservation, self-defense & perpetuation in environments where we detect various forms of oppression."  Culture is the complex system of meaning and behavior that defines the way of life for a given group or society.  It includes beliefs, values, knowledge, art, morals, laws, customs, habits, language, and dress.  Culture includes ways of thinking as well as patterns of behavior. 

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The DEMRI, Building a World Community of Cultural Communicators

We will all be communicators of culture at some point in our lives. A simple visit with family and friends, or even a trip together might ask us to consider the wide range of ways we define ourselves, how to weigh conflicting evidence, or how to make decisions in the face of family or group uncertainty.

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The DEMRI project is a free resource, but not costless. The Black Community needs solid, web-based resources that serve to develop, establish, maintain, refine and inform our cultural imperatives of Maximum Cultural Development (MCD). Please consider contributing to the ongoing growth & development of this resource with a minimum donation of at least $5.00 - Thank You ...

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