Posts Tagged ‘Race relations’

December 29th, 2014 - 8:18 pm § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: Who is she?

A. First Black female to head a US Bank B. Mother of Idris Elba C. Denzel Washington’s Mother D. Kissed Capt. Kirk E. Hugh Hefner’s First Chocolate Bunny[...]

December 19th, 2014 - 4:04 am § in Jews, Misc.

TA Reveals: What Jesus looked like!

So, in 2013 FAUX’s Megan Kelley got her blond hair frizzy when she insisted that we know Jesus and Santa were white!  TA has done the research!Jesus was yid .. like this kid yids in these vid(eo)s[...]

November 29th, 2014 - 10:33 am § in America, Hypocrisy

FACEBOOK: on racism

Everyone is obsessed with their own ethnicity.  Everyone.  Hispanics rant about demands for more Chicano classes, Blacks about more classes on their struggles for civil rights movements, Jews on studies regarding the Holocaust and Arab Diaspora, Japanese on internment camps in America ( which abou[...]

September 27th, 2014 - 3:23 pm § in Misc.

Japan’s Parliament Loses 100% of Its Cultural Diversity

The Ave previously noted that a Finnish born Japanese Citizen had been elected to the Diet, now … From Japan Times: Ol’ blue eyes isn’t back: Tsurunen’s tale offers lessons in microcosm for DPJ by Debito Arudou Spare a thought for Marutei Tsurunen, Japan’s first Europea[...]

April 27th, 2014 - 11:13 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Jews

Buchenwald 42: Shanda Award Goes to Donald Sterling

Another Shanda: Can Jews be Racist? Shanda:  behavior bringing shame on the entire Jewish community. I have used this term to refer to my own brother and sister for their shameful effort to allow our father’s pictures from Buchenwald to die in a lawyer’s safe. Wiki and other Sources: Do[...]

February 6th, 2014 - 6:31 pm § in Misc.

Tulalips Get Authority To Prosecute Non-Indian Domestic Violence Perpetrators In Tribal Courts

Back in 1978, the Supreme Court ruled tribes can’t prosecute non-Indians for crimes committed on reservations, but also said Congress could give tribes such authority. (Oliphant v. Suquamish Tribe) Congress did exactly that in the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013, which gives[...]

October 26th, 2013 - 4:28 am § in America

The Butler: a great movie

The comments by the Director are awesome[...]

October 17th, 2013 - 12:17 pm § in Misc.

Read The Great Books: Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe was buried in Nigeria, last June. Have you read his books?  He is one of my favorites.  I will miss him.[...]

September 23rd, 2013 - 10:49 pm § in Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

Murray Moves Toward Being Mayor Ed

Publicola reports that Ed Murray picked up impressive endorsements from state Rep. Eric Pettigrew (D-37, SE Seattle) and former Southeast Seattle state rep Dawn Mason. While both Pettigre and Mason are African American leaders, I was especially impressed by the endorsement by Pettigrew, a moderate[...]

July 3rd, 2013 - 9:54 am § in Science, The Ave Scene

White Men Can Jump

To often we accept the idea that people, more specifically African Americans are born with natural athletic abilities. I myself have heard this on many occasions, at one point possibly believed it to be true sad to say. I’ve heard theories that African Americans are athletically superior as a resu[...]