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A Bigger Picture: Money v. The Vote

 By At The Threshold

Jesus talked about the sins that came of the abuse of money and power more than anything else. The totalitarian abuses of the Roman Empire were at the forefront of his every thought, and those of the people who listened to him. 1,272 more words


I would like you to welcome my Guest Blogger while I work on editing my next book. He wishes to remain anonymous as there has been a threat on his life. 1,133 more words

Fox News is my muse

I’m not one to label someone a racist simply for refusing to acknowledge the racial inequalities that continue to plaque the U.S. – even if I can’t come up with another explanation for such cognitive dissonance. 439 more words


The Struggle

If you knew me before reading this or even know of me you may know that I have been struggling. However, my struggle is just a small slice of the pie. 767 more words


The U.S. Constitution begins with, “We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, …”  In 8th grade, I memorized the entire Preamble to the U.S. 483 more words


Videos | Another White Cop in St. Louis, Missouri Kills Black Teenager Vonderrit Myers Jr.

Vonderrit Myers Jr., pictured left with his mother and right, was shot dead by an off-duty police officer on Wednesday night.

Again the media is reporting that Vonderrit is a man.   376 more words


The One Drop Theory

Most of us who know anything about American history in reference to Blacks in this country are familiar with the infamous ‘One Drop Rule’. The… 1,088 more words