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“I knew that the average Indian felt himself above the white man, and, of course, he felt himself far above the Negro, largely on account of the fact of the Negro having submitted to slavery – a thing which the Indian would never do.
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“New Deal legislation was clearly devastating for the black worker. In 1930, the national total unemployment rate was 6.13 percent. However, in that year, unemployment for blacks stood at 5.17 percent… Nineteen thirty was to be the last year when a larger percentage of whites than of blacks would be unemployed.” …
I live just outside of the City of Charlottesville in Albemarle County.
As I watched last weekend begin to unfold on last Friday night with the intimidating appearance of torches and hate-filled messages on the Lawn of the University of Virginia I knew things were going to progress in ugliness. 482 more words
My previous social media commentaries published and titled, “Black History Check.” Implies the American four hundred-year-old Black and White problem must be resolved.
The main intent of this Manifesto of Destiny is to Recover Black American Reparations. 438 more words
When I first came to America –that, by the way, is the United States and America is an entire continent– I was surprised by the many times I had to add my “race” in official papers. 408 more words