Daily Archives: February 1, 2017

White House wants to spare white supremacists from federal counter-extremism program

The Trump administration wants to revamp and rename a U.S. government program designed to counter all violent ideologies so that it focuses solely on Islamist extremism, five people briefed on the matter told Reuters. The program, “Countering Violent Extremism,” or … Continue reading

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The entire threatening of Chicago…..

Looked Twitter and saw that MSNBC was going to send Chris Hayes to Chicago for a townhall on violence. WHY? Chicago isn’t #1 on the violence in the USA. It’s simply not. Not even in the top 10 of most … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | UK Parliament condemned Donald Trump

I have tears. Thank you, UK Parliament.

Posted in Current Events, discrimination, Ethnic Cleansing, Foreign policy, Institutional Racism, Muslims, News, Open Thread, Politics, POTUS, Racial Oppression | Tagged , , , , | 58 Comments

Black History | Freedman’s Memorial Cemetery, Dallas Texas

This area of Dallas County was settled by former African American slaves shortly after the conclusion of the American Civil War. Freedman’s Cemetery, a graveyard for African Americans, was established in 1869 on one acre of land purchased by trustee … Continue reading

Posted in History, Jim Crow laws, Black History, Slavery, Institutional Racism, White Supremacy, African Americans, Racial Oppression, Crimes Against Humanity | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment