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She Came to Slay

When I watched the Super Bowl halftime show on Sunday, I was blown away. That dance battle between Bruno Mars and Beyoncé, as I tweeted, was everything I didn’t know I needed in my life. 1,018 more words

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When your Legislature violates the laws of Southern stereotypes

The South is such a strange, nuanced place. Which means your state Capitol can be a curious and contrarian haunt as well.

One week, the dominant topic within its walls is a white Republican lawmaker who wants Martin Luther King Jr. 1,003 more words

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When your Legislature violates the laws of Southern stereotypes

The South is such a strange, nuanced place. Which means your state Capitol can be a curious and contrarian haunt as well.

One week, the dominant topic within its walls is a white Republican lawmaker who wants Martin Luther King Jr. 1,003 more words

News

Why Pro-Black isn't Anti-White

We’ve all seen the Facebook posts–that Beyonce’s half-time performance is supposably equivocal to that of celebrating the KKK and the Confederate flag, or that the BlackLivesMatter Movement supposably belittles the lives of others. 683 more words

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No, the Black Panthers are NOT the Same as the KKK

The last two days have been facepalm time for me, as I listen to people losing their minds over the Super Bowl halftime show. There was a lot to unpack but the one big glaring and uneducated untruth I want to address today is this: 650 more words

Katushas unfortunate kit design.

Before the start of the season when all the teams were unveiling there new kits it was pointed out that there was a flaw in Katushas design. 99 more words

Pro Cycling.

S.M. Wright, John B. Hood and R.L. Thornton

Surrounded by plenty of slaves pre-Civil War and a rush of immigrants early 1900s, the hooded men felt at home where ever they stepped foot. They especially felt at home throughout Dallas County, home of the largest number of KKK members in the 1920s. 617 more words

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