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‘”The reason I used the Civil War and Reconstruction is because it isn’t a secret that Reconstruction failed,” Peter wrote. “It failed and left the South in an extreme poverty that it still hasn’t recovered from.” And besides, “slavery was expensive and the Industrial Revolution was about to happen. 300 more words

Rural

Preserving Monuments, Erasing History

Over the weekend, the New York Times had a fascinating article about a statue in Namibia commemorating (yes, commemorating) Germany’s colonial genocide against the Herero and Nama over a century ago. 433 more words

History

The Women’s March 2017 was Antifeminist, Dear White Women:

I am going to be honest. I attended the Women’s March on Washington on January 21, 2017 with low expectations. I knew that there would be a big turnout, and consequently, I expected to see ignorant people among the crowds. 1,709 more words

Intersectional Feminism

Caribbean the Target of Chemical Warfare/Cancers-VIDEO

CARIBBEAN/WORLD WITHOUT END (Naked Departure) — Louis Farrakhan — (VIDEO) Third world at risk of AIDS/EBOLA/VACCINES/FOOD, etc., re: Biological and Chemical Warfare!   Naked Departure

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Hoods

This story was originally written in 2015. It’s part of 25 flash fiction stories published in June, 2015. At that time I was reluctant to include it in this collection, wondering if it was simply too extreme–that it would seem too sensational. 1,078 more words

Flash Fiction

Why "Hidden Figures" matters


Katherine Johnson- Physicist and mathematician who was instrumental in NASA’s journey into space and their landing on the moon

I’ve long since become accustomed to seeing leading black women in movies as slaves, love interests and/or maids. 779 more words