Category Archives: Jim Crow laws

Videos | Lesley McSpadden Says Justice Will Bring Peace | Ferguson Open Thread |

“JUSTICE WILL BRING PEACE.” If the criminals are out of town, arrest their assses and keep moving. Sorry Ron Johnson, folks have a right to protest. So keep reading the script they’re giving you, trying to get folks off the … Continue reading

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Video | Captain Ron Johnson Speaks at Michael Brown Jr.’s Memorial | “I am You”

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Video | Michael Brown’s Parents Lesley McSpadden & Michael Brown Sr. First Interview

The graduation photo was taken in March. Back then, Mike Brown was still just Mike Brown. A student with a football tackle’s build. Just one of the 100 or so in his senior class at Normandy High, a struggling school … Continue reading

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3 Chics Politico’s Black History Summer Movies Series

Hat tip Yahtc, THANK YOU. ***************************************************************************************** This week’s featured movie is… “Separate But Equal” (Parts 1 and 2)

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3 Chics Politico’s Black History Summer Movies Series

3 Chics is posting a weekly Summer Black History movies thread. This week’s movie is about Ms. Harriet Tubman. “A Woman Called Moses” (Parts 1 and 2)

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White Texas Commissioners Accidentally Vote to Back Slavery Reparations

3 Chics had to front page this story. Talk about CLUELESS. These folks should have been required to pass a LITERACY TEST. Dallas County, population 2.5 million, now officially stands for “monetary and substantial reparations” for black Americans’ suffering, after … Continue reading

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Video & Transcript | The Case for REPARATIONS by Ta Nehisi Coates

Ta Nehisi Coates’ article, The Case for Reparations in the Atlantic. Bill Moyers & Ta Nehisi Coates SG2: “This ISH is EMBARRASSING! white income in 2011 was 72% higher than blacks. Where’s the outrage? When women were making 77 cents … Continue reading

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Why Brown v. Board of Education Is STILL the Most Important Court Decision of the 20th Century

This week has been the Anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision. The First Lady went to Topeka, Kansas to deliver a speech about the Anniversary. On the eve of the 60th anniversary of the landmark Brown v … Continue reading

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Videos | TRMS Presents History of Southern Racist, Jim Crow & Links to Republican Syncophants

Rachel Maddow covers the links of EXTREMIST, MILITIAS, WHITE SUPREMACY groups with Republican Party. Thanks Rachel! So Rand Paul, Sean Hannity, Rick Perry and Company, ya’ll don’t get to run away from this shit-pile. You’re part of it.

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Civil Rights Summit to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act.

Posted in Barack Obama, Black History, Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, discrimination, First Lady Michelle Obama, FLOTUS, Freedom, History, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Media, Michelle Obama, News, Open Thread, Photos, Politics, POTUS, President Obama, Racism, Tribute | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments