Author Archives: Ametia

About Ametia

I am a Spiritual traveler, a devoted wife, mother, sister, lover of dream study, reading, theater, music, dance, and thought-provoking discussions on love, life, humor and service.

WNBA Players Speak Against Police Brutality

Well now, what do WNBA hope to gain with their antics of intimidation and attempts to SILENCE a league of predominately BLACK WOMEN for wearing T-Shirts with “BLACK LIVES MATTER’ and speaking out about POLICE KILLINGS of BLACKS? And COMPLETELY … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Have a BLESSED Sumday, Everyone. Because I’m in a Malcolm X STATE OF MIND.

Posted in Africa, Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, Justice, Media, Muslims, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, Politics, Racism | Tagged , , , , , | 142 Comments

Saturday Open Thread

Hello Beautiful People Hope you’re enjoying the weekend with friends and family. Stay safe and chill.

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Friday Open Thread

TGIF Everyone! Carla Hayden, first female and African-American Librarian of Congress, confirmed by Senate WASHINGTON — The Senate has confirmed the longtime head of Baltimore’s library system to be the next Librarian of Congress. She is the first woman and … Continue reading

Posted in African Americans, Current Events, Education, History, Inspiration, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged | 42 Comments

Thursday Open Thread

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The Media’s Exploitation of the Police Killings of Black Americans| Wake up Black folks!

Alton Sterling’ son was on CBS this morning and was asked how he felt about police?   Now they are going after our children to help shoulder the burden of  their fears and bigotry.  And the parents of these children need to … Continue reading

Posted in Ametia's Rant, Black Lives Matter, Criminal Justice, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Media, Murder, Police bruality, Police violence, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , | 72 Comments

Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP day. Everyone. ICYMI

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