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Hate is hate

There was quite a donnybrook on Facebook yesterday about the Armenian Holocaust of all things. People pissed about the ridiculous traffic snafus surrounding the parade and there was some pretty funny commentary that, unintentionally but inevitably, drew out the haters and racists and it all got very nasty. 680 more words

Think Pieces

APNU effigy on hope / dochfur canal bridge approach #guyana blooms eh?

this greeted us at the western approach to the bridge yesterday morning on he way to ram versus jagdeo. keep in mind this thing is in front of the hope secondary school… 92 more words

Guyana

Heartbreaking Cases Where Land Was Stolen From Black Americans Through Racism, Violence and Murder

In his 2007 documentary Banished, filmmaker Marco Williams examined four examples of primarily white communities violently rising up to force their African-American neighbors to flee town. 1,184 more words

History - Black History

Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe

I’m watching Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe on Netflix. What a wonderful movie, and how heartbreaking… Watching the scene where the KKK is whipping Big George in front off the Whistle Stop Cafe. 138 more words

Movies

The concert, the market and the KKK

Easter came and went like a deflating air bed (I feel my similes are out of control). While the only people I know here, and that is still not all that many, slowly seeped out of the city to spend the week elsewhere, I crossed my arms and stayed put in Madrid. 583 more words

Year Abroad

What happened to the missing Nigerian girls? #BringBackOurGirls

It’s been a year since over 300 young school girls were kidnapped from Chibok, a town in Nigeria. Now although there has been a #BringBackOurGirls campaign here in the US, a year has come and gone with only¬†a few of the girls managing to escape. 415 more words