Tags » Civil Rights Movement

For Peaceful Counter-protests

There is a debate that follows political activism – whether to be peaceful or violent. I’ve seen reviews of contrary scholarship. One view is that the old KKK used many of the same tactics as the modern “Alt-right,” using clownish outfits to draw in supporters so that laughter just helps their strategy and is an unhelpful response: The Ku Klux Klan Used the Same Trolling Tactics as the Alt-Right:  356 more words

Civic Culture

Civil Rights Movement

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 ended discrimination against minorities but do you think the Black Lives Matter Movement is the new Civil Rights Movement?

Academic Writing

R.I.P. Dick Gregory

Rest in peace old man, you deserve it. This man was a hero and groundbreaker in so many ways. He will be missed. Though his comedic genius was undeniable, it is his efforts in the field of Civil Rights that Will live on, shine brightest, for me.

Thought, Musings, Wisdom

Green politics


“Green politics (also known as ecopolitics) is a political ideology that aims to create an ecologically sustainable society rooted in environmentalism, nonviolence, social justice… 244 more words

Pacifist

CHAPTER 2: "BOTH SIDES"

The tactic of “both sides” perpetuating obscene behavior is nothing new to the oppressor.

The notorious case of Emmett Till sheds light on how this system of thought is problematic and intentionally used by the oppressor for the sole benefit of the oppressor, as it helps keep their hands clean and free of responsibility. 1,263 more words

America

A few words about "tactics"

In the current climate, I have no doubt I can piss off a bunch of different people for a variety of reasons in only a few words. 1,312 more words

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