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The Movement Is Ongoing

I don’t think people understand.

This is NYC right now. Day 30. In a row.

The #BlackLivesMatter movement is just… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…


Joshua Potash (@JoshuaPotash) June 30, 2020

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Miss Pittman

I read twenty-five books in 2017, another twenty-five in 2018, and another twenty-five in 2019. I share that with the pride that comes from the rarity of setting a long-term goal and sticking to it. 467 more words

Original Essays

A History of Seattle Police: Part 1, Accountability

Recent events have again highlighted long standing discussions on public safety, the appropriate use of force, the goals and mission of police forces, and accountability to the public, among related topics. 1,032 more words

LOCAL INTEREST

Trinidad: Rename Oxford Street after Kwame Ture

THE Emancipation Support Committee of TT (ESCTT) has renewed the call to change Oxford Street’s name and rename it after one of the leaders of the civil rights movements in the US, TT’s Kwame Ture. 166 more words

News

Films on Friday: Effa Manley

Business woman, baseball team owner, civil rights activist, and member of the Baseball Hall of Fame, Effa Manley:

Baseball

TBT - I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

I’m not normally much of a documentary watcher. If you ask me why I’d probably give you the excuse that I don’t have the time. That I have so many other films to watch and so many books to read. 682 more words

Films

Digging Deep To Find A Positive In The Donald Trump Administration

Anytime we are faced with a horrible situation in life, we have to challenge ourselves to find the good in it. You have to find the positive and focus on that nugget, otherwise you will get drug down into the basement of negativity. 230 more words

The Truth