Category Archives: Jim Crow laws

Liza for the Win! Economic Progress is More Effective Than Protests Says Joel Kotkin

One question for Joel:  If  BLACK Americans had economic progress, would they even need to protest and declare BLACK LIVES MATTER.  Dismissed! This article by Joel Kotkin, RIGHT HERE: Ta-Nehisi Coates and the new wave of black nationalists are selling … Continue reading

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Craig Riggins: I visited one of the most infamous apartment complexes in America today – Canfield Green.

I visited one of the most infamous apartment complexes in America today – Canfield Green. This is where Mike Brown, Jr. was shot and killed on August 9, 2014. I met this brother named Mel (pictured) at the memorial for … Continue reading

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Trump to Latino Anchor Jorge Ramos: “Go back to Univision”

Our anchor @jorgeramosnews was thrown out of Donald Trump’s press conference tonight when he asked about immigration https://t.co/aJ89RE3raW — AMERICA (@ThisIsAmerica) August 26, 2015

Posted in Current Events, Immigration, Immigration Reform, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Latinos, News, Open Thread, Politics, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 26 Comments

Hillary Clinton has no deep understanding, empathy or even regard for the black experience

Hat tip: Eliihass I watched the video exchange and just couldn’t believe it. It wasn’t just Hillary’s condescension, but Huma’s patronizing smirk and her white press guy that interrupted the BLM reps with his tone dripping disdain. They are all … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton Talks With BlackLivesMatter

Get a good look and listen up, while Hillary admonishes the NEGROES for daring to ask her the tough questions. Clinton lobbied for a law that perpetuated mass incarceration. The Clintons played a crucial role in mass incarceration. The Violent … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread: Malcolm on police brutality

Malcolm warned us. We’re living this everyday. Malcolm on police brutality. This is 50 years old but could've been said last night. pic.twitter.com/rhQ20sM7JG — Shaun King (@ShaunKing) August 13, 2015

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Friday Open Thread | #BlackLivesMatter shut down Jeb Bush campaign event

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush ended a town hall early on Wednesday after being interrupted by members of the Black Lives Matter movement, the Los Angeles Times reported. The protesters’ appearance marked the first of its kind directed at a … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Department of Justice, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Politics, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism, US Department of Justice, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , | 68 Comments