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Posts Tagged ‘Confederacy’

May 17th, 2017 - 9:10 am § in Misc.

Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard Statue Taken Down

New Orleans announced late Tuesday that it had begun the process of removing a statue of Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard — the third of four monuments city officials plan to take down. The news release came as police cordoned off the site and what appeared to be a large crane was moved into pos[...]

April 24th, 2017 - 7:52 am § in Hypocrisy

CONFEDERATE MEMORIAL DAY

Trevor Noah Knows How To Make Confederate Memorial Day Less Racist ““First of all, the Confederacy fought the Civil War to defend slavery,”  “Why would you honor that? Secondly, what are black people supposed to do on this holiday?””.  Read more:[...]

April 18th, 2017 - 5:51 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Early vote looks good for Ossof!

UPDATE: at 40% OSSOFF is still at 50.9% UPDATE: at 32% OSSOFF is still at 54% at 20% OSSOFF is still at 56.7% Way early BUT the the early vote is simply much better than expected for Ossoff. Trump may need to tweet a lot tonite![...]

April 1st, 2017 - 1:44 am § in Misc., Repugnants

Confederate Heritage Month

Judie Montoya FACEBOOK “Did you know that it’s Confederate Heritage Month in Alabama? Eight states still have special Confederate holidays, but Alabama bolsters it’s Confederate Memorial Day (which popped up this Monday) with a month-long celebration of all that is slave-holding and treas[...]

March 29th, 2017 - 1:15 am § in Misc.

My Gift to Mississippi: A NEW FLAG

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March 13th, 2017 - 3:50 am § in Misc.

Before Italians were white: Anniversary of a mass lynching

John Parker, who helped organize the lynch mob, later went on to be governor of Louisiana. In 1911, he said of Italians that they were “just a little worse than the Negro, being if anything filthier in [their] habits, lawless, and treacherous.” For those who now consider Itailian-America[...]

February 22nd, 2017 - 12:24 am § in The Ave Scene

REMEMBER WHEN NEW BOEING PLANES FIRST FLEW OVER SEATTLE?

Last week, on February 17, before Candidate Trump (2020 election)  held his first rally, President Trump went to celebrate the roll out of Boeing’s 787-10 of the 787 Dreamliner family.  For the first time in Boeing Company history, a new Boeing commercial  airliner was rolled at in North Char[...]

January 22nd, 2017 - 4:28 pm § in America

The Glory Days of American Racism

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December 22nd, 2016 - 10:25 am § in America

Alabama Guv Interviews Far Right Bigot to Replace Jeff Sessions as US Senator

Alabama Guv Interviews Roy Moore To Replace For Sen. Sessions The Alabama governor’s office confirmed Wednesday that he had interviewed suspended Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore to potentially replace Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL). Moore was formally suspended for the remainder of hi[...]