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About SouthernGirl2

A Native Texan who adores baby kittens, loves horses, rodeos, pomegranates, & collect Eagles. Enjoys politics, games shows, & dancing to all types of music. Loves discussing and learning about different cultures. A Phi Theta Kappa lifetime member with a passion for Social & Civil Justice.

UNICEF: Israel deliberately targeting Palestinian children in Gaza

If Israel’s barbaric slaughter of innocent Palestinian children doesn’t shock this Nation to its senses, nothing will? There is no justification for the slaughter of 264 innocent little children.  This is terrorism in every sense of the word. Everyone across the … Continue reading

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Terrorism: Israel bombing Gaza Market Place

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Chris Gunness, UNRWA Spokesman, breaks down on Al Jazeera Arabic about massacre of Palestinians

Hat tip: raven_rainfall

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Shujayea: Massacre at Dawn

Shujayea: Massacre at Dawn A powerful film with exclusive footage from the day of the Israeli assault on the densely populated Shujayea district. Filmmakers: Amjad Almalki and Ahmad Ashour Amid a renewed cycle of escalating tensions and violence, Israel launched … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery| In Memory of Palestinians killed in Gaza

Hat tip: Humanize Palestine A Song for Palestine

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Sunday Open Thread | A Song for Palestine

Song for Palestine Happy Sunday, everyone. I am so heartbroken this morning. I want to wail at seeing the suffering, destruction and loss of life of the Palestinian people. They have a human right to live, survive and thrive. Pray … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | Best of Motown

The Jackson 5 (later known as the The Jacksons) are an American popular music family group from Gary, Indiana; a part of the Chicago metropolitan area. Formed in 1964 under the name The Jackson Brothers, the founding members were Jackie, … Continue reading

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The West Bank Erupts over Bloodshed in Gaza

Amid the ongoing Israeli assault on Gaza, the West Bank has risen. Tens of thousands of Palestinians marched with President Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah movement from the West Bank city of Ramallah toward Jerusalem to protest Israel’s war on Hamas in … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | Best of Motown

The Temptations are an American vocal group known for their success with Motown Records during the 1960s and 1970s. Known for their choreography, distinct harmonies, and flashy wardrobe, they were highly influential to R&B and soul music.[1] Known to always … Continue reading

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Theodore Wafer Murder Trial |Renisha McBride| Day Two

Opening statements were held Wednesday in the racially charged murder trial of Theodore Wafer, a white 55-year-old Detroit-area man who fired a shotgun through his screen door and into the face of 19-year-old Renisha McBride, who was banging on it. … Continue reading

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