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Ayaan Ali Hirsi & Assata Shakur: Whose voices are heard?

 The myth of Islam as a patriarchal and sexist religion is utilized by western powers to justify neo-colonial wars of occupations.   Within the Eurocentric world order, native informants are utilized to give an indigenous verification of propaganda promoted by the colonial system. 1,274 more words


Ole Miss Shuts Down Fraternity After Noose Tying

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A national fraternity group has closed its University of Mississippi chapter after three members were accused of tying a noose around the neck of a statue of the first black student to enroll in the Southern college that was all-white at the time. 577 more words

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Sky Ferreira - I Blame Myself

In the headlines and causing controversy
Sky Ferreira “fights the hounds of hell”

Sky Ferreira’s the object of affection for the stereotypical, ‘edgy’ female under the age of eighteen. 867 more words


Parking Regulations? Or Racist, Classist Policing?

On a sunny day this Spring Break, I decided to drive to a BART station to make my way to San Francisco and catch up with a friend. 1,324 more words


'WHITE PNEUMATIC POWER!' ThinkProgress: Air is totes racist, you guys

It’s called ThinkProgress for a reason. They see things we couldn’t even begin to understand. Things like this:

Air pollution: A racial issue thkpr.gs/1ne0z6p— …

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Sky Ferreira Responds to Claims That Her 'I Blame Myself' Video is Racist

By Shannon Carlin

In her new video for “I Blame Myself,” off her 2013 debut, Night Time, My Time, Sky Ferreira plays the head of an all-male gang, who just so happen to be black. 530 more words


America is still a deeply racist country | Chris Arnade | Comment is free | theguardian.com

A week after Barack Obama was elected president in 2008, I walked into my old hometown bar in central Florida to hear, “Well if a nigger can be president, then I can have another drink. 154 more words