Category Archives: Healing

Julián Castro on reparations for slavery

If elected president, 2020 Democratic contender Julián Castro said he would create a commission to explore the possibility of reparations for slavery. During a stop Sunday at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Castro did not commit to paying … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP Day, Everyone! I’m in a traveling mood, as you can see. It’s always healthy to see what this big wide world has to offer, in the way of truth, experiences, adventure, learning, and growth. Time to become PRIMARY … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread

The REAL monuments that tells America’s TRUE HISTORY. Thoughts on Confederate Statues from a Southern White Male Growing up in the South, I was told (and unfortunately believed) a number of things about the Confederacy. Of course, I heard the common … Continue reading

Posted in Black History, Civil Rights, Current Events, Domestic Terrorism, Hate Crime, Hate Groups, Healing, Heritage, History, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Lynching, Media, Memorial, Open Thread, Politics, racial hate, Racial Oppression, racial terror, Racism, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , | 55 Comments

Tuesday Open Thread

ALL OF THIS ALL DAY, EVERY DAY…… Go GRANNYSTANDINGFORTRUTH AM I AMERICAN My eyes are not blue My eyes are black My hair is not blond My hair is black My skin is not white My skin is black Am … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Healing, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Open Thread, Police bruality, Police violence, Politics, Protests, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , | 131 Comments

Congressional Hearing On The Flint Michigan Water Crisis (CRIME)

In case you MISSED IT MISSING IN ACTION from the hearigs? Governor Rick Synder and BLACK OVER-SEER- Darnell Earley. Former Flint EM expected to testify before Congress How about Governor Rick Snyder?  Is he EXPECTED to testify before CONGRESS?

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President Obama Remarks on Reducing Gun Violence

All photos by AP photographers

Posted in Barack Obama, Gun control, Gun Violence, Healing, Health, Media, POTUS, President Obama | Tagged | 35 Comments

Videos |Governor Nikki Haley Signs Bill to Take Down the Confederate Flag & IT IS DOWN!

The flag is DOWN! NINE PENS used to sign the bill to removed the confederate flag in honor of the the nine massacred in Mother Emanuel AME Church   We’ll post another thread when that flag comes down. It’s not … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy, Freedom, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Healing, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 61 Comments