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Militarization: It's All the Same, Everywhere. Or Is It?

By what logic, if any, does Zero Anthropology function?

If in light of the controversy that erupted with the publication of Sophia Tesfamariam’s outline and condemnation of western anthropologists… 990 more words

Militarization

Trayvon, A Pair of Jordans, and Darrin Equals House Money

NEW YORK CITY/ PITTSBURGH  – (Courtesy Global Grind)

 

With the ongoing advancement of the New Jim Crow, double unemployment rates, and struggling communities, this potential four-of-a-kind may force us to bet on Black America with house money for social change… 355 more words

Lenny McAllister

The Curious Case of Limo Rivera

   It’s mid afternoon in Harlem on March 19, 1935. A 16 year old Puerto Rican/ Black boy by the name of Limo Rivera enters E.H. Kress and Company’s nickel and dime store on 125th Street. 941 more words

News

When The Media Treats White Suspects And Killers Better Than Black Victims

By: Nick Wing

On the afternoon of Aug. 9, a police officerfatally shot an unarmed, black teenager, Michael Brown, in Ferguson, Missouri. Details remain in dispute.  760 more words

Law

FERGUSON RESIDENT JUSTIFIES BURNING DOWN OF GAS STATION AS “FIGHTING BACK” AGAINST POLICE

by KIT DANIELS | INFOWARS.COM | AUGUST 11, 2014

A Ferguson, Missouri, resident justified the looting and arson of a QuikTrip gas station as an appropriate response to Saturday’s police shooting of a teenager. 375 more words