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Chaney, Goodman and Schwerner, posthumously awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom 50 years later.

This past Monday evening President Obama posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to the family members of civil rights workers James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner the three that were murdered on June 21st, 1964, just a couple short weeks prior to the signing of the civil rights act by President Johnson.   233 more words

Education

I'm Tired...

I haven’t written in this space in a long while because I’ve been so overwhelmed by all of the atrocities that have been perpetuated against Black folk. 99 more words

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Racism

Racism is one of the main problems in the world. African-Americans (or blacks) make up 13% of the US population. Sadly, in the USA, racism is a very major thing, in every area of the country. 167 more words

Mike Brown's Mom Reacts: You Motherf*%ckers Think This is a Joke

How are decent white people supposed to live among these savages? Just asking.

Bizarre Looking Negro/American Indian with Long Rap Sheet Wanted for Rape and More

This creature with the teardrop tattoos on his eyes indicate he’s murdered three people. Is there anything about his rap sheet or his appearance that would suggest he could ever be anything other than the cause of misery to people. 342 more words

“. . . structurally positioned outside the human family, and its claims to integrity, honor, and visibility. . .” (Tryon P. Woods)

Since November 21 I have been trying to write a piece that I’d feel comfortable publishing here. The anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, yet another loss in my personal life, the joy of working with unusually eager-to-learn college students (that is, athletes). 1,242 more words

Racism