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Frederick Douglass' "The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro" (July 5, 1852)

Mr. President, Friends and Fellow Citizens:

He who could address this audience without a quailing sensation, has stronger nerves than I have. I do not remember ever to have appeared as a speaker before any assembly more shrinkingly, nor with greater distrust of my ability, than I do this day. 10,277 more words

Politics

Surgery

Disguised as a madman,
a witchdoctor pleads for life
by Ring road; hairs, shrivelled fingers, ear-slices

Fortnightly, a voodooist is caught with tongues
Of babies or breasts of maidens… 95 more words

Poetry

WTF? OFFENSIVE RACIST HALLOWEEN YARD DISPLAY - (VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED)

So…I thought I’ve witnessed everything until this point. I came across a post with the headline “Offensive Halloween Display Removed From Ft. Campbell Home.” I’m a bit nosey at times, and wanted to see more. 128 more words

Empire of Ashes

Empire of Ashes
11″ x 17″
pen, ink and watercolor on bristol
This page was my contribution to Intruder Comics #11

Recent Work

OJ Simpson Conviction Overturned by Raccelerate Phenomenon?

OJ Simpson’s final plea to reverse the Raccelerate Phenomenon rest on a Nevada Supreme Court Appeal. Simpson, who is 67 years old, is serving a nine to 33 year prison term in Nevada after a jury found him guilty in 2007 on multiple felony charges. 599 more words

Elcloomism

Little Known Black History Fact: Michael Donald

Michael Donald was a 19-year-old Black man in Mobile, Ala. who was the victim of a brutal hate crime in 1981. Donald’s death is largely regarded as the last known lynching in America. 388 more words

Tom Joyner Morning Show

Instant Justice/Lynching In Ghana (Yet Another Innocent One!)

I cannot believe it has already been a year since I lost my class mate to a mob attack; usually known as lynching in Ghana. He was mistaken for a thief and was lynched on basis of simply being a suspect. 758 more words

Africa