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"Mementos Of The Act": George Zimmerman Takes A Victory Lap On A Dead Boy’s Grave

It was not enough just to kill Sam Hose. No, they had to make souvenirs out of him.

Hose was an African-American man lynched by a mob of some 2,000 white women and men in 1899 near the town of Newman, Ga. 611 more words

Gun Violence

Comparing Marx and Freud's Critique of Civilization

*This is an essay comparing Marx and Freud with educational youtube videos as supplement, chosen because I feel that more people should take advantage of the surprisingly informative medium.   1,590 more words

Questioning Society

The Universal Truth

Art is a universal truth. Art is something that can be anything and something that is found in everything and because of this art is a very confusing topic. 1,439 more words

Class Discussions

Reflections on Core 152 Section E

Did I have a paradigm shift over the course of this class?  I feel like this question is a little more complicated than just answering it for most people, because most people aren’t sure of what their paradigm of thought was to begin with.   407 more words

Questioning Society

N.W.A., Beyonce and Double Consciousness: A Quest For Identity

In every chapter of W.E.B. Du Bois’s book, The Souls of Black Folk, he refers back to a common term, double consciousness. The term double consciousness can have different meanings depending on who is discussing it, but W.E.B. 1,731 more words

Class Discussions

GMOs as a Veiled Modern Outlet for Exploitation

In Dark Water by W.E.B. Dubois, he explores the exploitation of Africa by modern, western countries in the capitalistic search for profit.  In the book, he makes it quite clear that the entire process was not a well intentioned one.   447 more words

Brain-Thoughts

Day 68 of 366

International Women’s Day

There is no force equal to a woman determined to rise.”

-W.E.B. Dubois

Stand Together