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London Cape Town Joburg By Zukiswa Wanner #19_2015

This is a cleverly structured novel; each city represents a stage in the lives of Germaine Spencer and Martin O’Malley, a mixed race couple who meet in London in their twenties. 715 more words

Book Review

The Rescue of Warriors

Once when I was nine years old, swimming in front of the Royal Hawaiian Hotel (where once a week, I, with twenty-five other boys and girls, attended a class in cotillion in a thatched long house in the garden), I was lifted by a little wave and could no longer touch the bottom. 2,019 more words

Childhood

License To Kill

And yet another one…

I know it’s difficult to keep track of all of the brown people dying at the hands of various law enforcement officers all over America and… 866 more words

Politics Fix

American Crime - Who Killed Matt Skokie? [SPOILER ALERT]

BINGE WATCHING

It’s a work night about two months ago. I’m just about ready to hit the hay, when I decide to cap off my night by catching a new show I’d been hearing about on ABC called, “American Crime.” I was interested in the show for these reasons: 739 more words

Civil Rights

What gives us the right to play the 'reverse-racism' card?

So I’ve been doing some thinking and reading on the concepts of racism and sexism. Whenever something is said or done to threaten the status quo, the rather strange response seems to be to declare said activity to be ‘reverse-racism’ or ‘reverse-sexism’ and try and shut it down. 623 more words

Cleveland Police Officer Michael Brelo Cleared of Voluntary Manslaughter

Background:

From Cleveland.com.

The bullet-riddled car in which Timothy Russell fled police late Thursday belonged to him, but there is disagreement on whether pursuing officers knew who was driving, or that he had a lengthy criminal record.

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