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The To Do List: " The Power to the People-The Black Panthers at 50" Exhibit @ Oakland Museum"

In October of 1966, Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale created a radical political party at the forefront of revolutionary change—the Black Panther Party for Self Defense. 515 more words

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A continued  amateur point of view 

In my almost 45 year, lifetime I’ve seen a lot if attitudinal changes, which has been bought about by deviants.

Homosexuality when I was born, and even when I joined the RAF was a thing to be ashamed of, and in the military a criminal act, but now it’s generally accepted, with the exception of religions that still outlaw it and countries governed by religion. 205 more words

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What is this thing called Legal Observing?

And why do you wear those pink vests?

Legal Observers, or Human Rights Monitors as they are sometimes called, have become a common sight at large scale protest events throughout the western world over the past decade or so and the chances are you have seem MALS Legal Observers in the pink hi-vis vests at a protest in Melbourne. 1,242 more words

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How Liberalism Divides America: A Review of Shelby Steele's Shame

Shelby Steele, Shame, How America’s Past Sins Have Polarized Our Country, Basic Books, 2015

Don’t be misled by this small book’s subtitle, or even the title for that matter. 1,242 more words

Much respect to Angela Davis black history month

more so than   her  Black Panther days and time

Angela Davis has stayed and remained on speaking  the truth

a book author and a activist who has truly   told the trut… 53 more words

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Book Review - The Skies Belong to Us by Brendan I. Koerner

  • The Skies Belong to Us – Love and Terror in the Golden Age of Hijacking
  • by Brendan I. Koerner
  • Copyright 2013
  • Publisher – Crown Publishers…
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Books, Articles, & The Arts

Bridging The Gap: Black History Month Across Generations

In the midst of a movement sparked by continued state violence in Black communities — from police brutality to inadequate housing and lack of fresh water — the question of… 444 more words

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