As the Christmas season descends upon us and as we rush to purchase the newest offerings from Apple (I have a MacBook Air and an iPhone, iPad and iPod) we should consider who actually makes these products and at what cost. 362 more words
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Dear Colorado White People – There is a difference between racial prejudice and racism, and confusing the 2 perpetuates White Supremacy
Most White people in Colorado are absolutely wrong about what they think racism is. I talk to White people all of the time and they seem to believe that any type of bias based on race equals racism. 349 more words
Dear Colorado White People – Your University Is Teaching You To Be A White Supremacist if they reduce Martin Luther King to simply being a peaceful integrationist.
During Black history month, White and non-white negropeans will require that their class re-cite Martin Luther Kings “I have a Dream Speech.” I’ve experienced it first hand. 510 more words
I always answer the question, “Who are you?” with “Hello, I’m John P. Turner, a Social Entrepreneur who is creating business solutions to address social problems.” As a young Black man I’m offended when people call me “Mister,” which is often hyphenated as “Mr.” in print, rather than addressing me by how I label myself. 1,598 more words
In the wake of the non-indictment decision of the Mike Brown Case, our nation saw an out pour of concerned youth who were angry. Yesterday, November 24th 2014, It was announced in Ferguson, Missouri that Officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted and walk away free. 128 more words