Daily Archives: March 9, 2015

Where are the Arrests for Ferguson Law Enforcement & Government Leaders for RACKETEERING & EXTORTION?

The UNITED STATES Department of Justice shared its investigative report on the town of Ferguson last week. Folks RESIGNING and any FIRINGS is NOT good enough, nor is it JUST! It sends a message that their actions are still acceptable, … Continue reading

Posted in Black Codes, Civil Rights, Corruption, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Hate Crime, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Media, Police bruality, Protests, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

Monday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s featured artist is the incomparable Ms. Cicely Tyson. Her career and life spans for 8 decades. We’ll explore her work as an actress and her ground-breaking work in TV and film. Cicely L. Tyson (born … Continue reading

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Freedom Rider Bernard Lafayette shuts down Ferguson protesters from disrupting President Obama’s speech

SELMA – Civil rights leader Bernard Lafayette was listening intently to President Barack Obama’s speech in Selma on Saturday afternoon when he began to hear what sounded like a drum beat and chants of “We want change, we want change.” … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Black History, Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, News, Open Thread, President Obama, Protests | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments