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January 19th, 2018 - 1:27 am § in Misc.

Jan 19: Texas Celebrates Its Flag

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January 3rd, 2018 - 12:43 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

SC legislators propose monument to black Confederate soldiers

There’s just one little hitch: There weren’t any, at least not from their state, according to historians. Apparently recruiting slaves to fight for slavery wasn’t a slam-dunk even back in those days. Read story here. Photos: As Confederate monuments tend to be statues of white guys[...]

December 29th, 2017 - 4:28 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

We’ve lost another civil rights hero.

Recy Taylor, 97, passed away yesterday. As a black woman living in Alabama, she went #MeToo when doing so could have gotten her killed. In 1944, then a 24-year-old sharecropper’s wife with young children, she stood up against six white men who abducted her at gunpoint and gang-raped her. They [...]

December 27th, 2017 - 9:42 am § in Misc.

 “RACE” IS A FICTION. 

So Nikki Haley identified as “white” on her voting registration. Is that an issue? Of course, if she can pass that is her privilege. The problem is not the fiction itself but how it is used. Being proud of your ancestry is usually a great GOOD .. unless that identity is used to demean ot[...]

December 21st, 2017 - 5:04 pm § in Misc.

Wh-a-a-a-t???

We previously posted about this story. Two Michigan cops searching for a 40-year-old female stabbing suspect drew guns on a terrified 11-year-old black girl, then handcuffed and detained her. Now, the police chief says the cops “followed procedure” and won’t be disciplined, and spe[...]

December 19th, 2017 - 3:58 pm § in Misc.

Starbucks boots racist for harassing Korean student

A woman in a Walnut Creek, California, Starbucks who demanded that a Korean student “speak English” was ordered to leave by a store employee and escorted out by police. Yay for Starbucks! Read story here and watch viral video below.[...]

December 17th, 2017 - 1:24 am § in America

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: E.T … THE SEQUEL

E.T. Went Home to Hell, The Sequel Ken Ham, director of Kentucky’s Creation Museum,  has announced that 20th Century Fox and the Creation Museum will produce a sequel to E.T. Mr. Ham explained that the movie glorified the innocence of an alien without explaining the alien’s final fate. [...]

December 16th, 2017 - 1:28 pm § in Misc.

Police were looking for a 40-year-old white woman. This is who they arrested at gunpoint, handcuffed, and threw into a police car.

An 11-year-old black girl. Read the incredible story here.  [...]

December 13th, 2017 - 12:42 am § in Politics

80th Anniversary: Remembering the Nanjing Massacre

A symbolic total of 1,213 soldiers remember the deaths of Nanjing Massacre victims at the memorial hall on Wednesday. On Dec 13, 1937, the Japanese army occupied Nanjing and killed more than 300,000 Chinese civilians and unarmed soldiers, according to Chinese historical documents. CUI XIAO / FOR CHI[...]