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Re: Allah Created the Universe From Nothing...

Falak ·
Brilliant! Excellent article.
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Re: Celebrity Real Names

Khalliqa ·
Attitude - Timothy Clayton Blu - Johnson Barnes Chris Rock - Christopher Julius Rock III Coco [Ice-T's Wife] - Nicole Austin Foxx - Jonathan Reed Gorilla Zoe - Alonzo Mathis Hot Dollar - Leon Gray Hurricane Chris - Chris Dooley J-Live - Jean-Jacques Cadet J. Holiday - Nahum Grymes Kat DeLuna - Kathleen Emperatriz DeLuna Keri Hilson - Keri Hilson Phunk Dawg - Earl Williams Scott Storch - Scott Spencer Sean Kingston - Kisean Anderson Sha Money XL - Michael Clervoix III Soulja Boy - DeAndre Way...
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Re: An example why Florida is looking pretty stupid.

sunnubian ·
Re: An example why Florida is looking pretty stupid.
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Re: 50 Years After the Watts Riots, the Original Black Lives Matter Protest

sunnubian ·
Rosewood, Fla.: A Massacre That Won't Be Forgotten ******************************************************** Greenwood , Tulsa, Oklahoma “Black Wall Street” (May 31 – June 1, 1921) The Black Holocaust Society PRESENTS "A Black Holocaust in America" The Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 Top Photo: Copyright Black Holocaust Society 2003 AN AMERICAN HISTORIC HORROR ********************************************************* Atlanta Race Riot (1906) Chicago Race Riots (1919) Rosewood Massacre (1923)...
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Re: Why we should NEVER take anything for granted..."Zion’s Story: The Gift of Hands"

Kocolicious ·
This Kid Said The CUTEST Thing To His Mom After Life-Changing Surgery Taylor Pittman Voices Staff Writer, The Huffington Post In 2015, Zion Harvey became the first child to receive a double hand transplant when he was 8 years old. One year later, he’s showing the world how the transplant has changed his life. “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt” shared an update on Harvey in a Facebook video that has received more than 3 million views in less than 24 hours. The video shows footage of Harvey...
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Re: An Open Letter From a Parent To CNN: 'Murders Like My Son's Don't Count'

sunnubian ·
Now, notice what even this grieving mother dares not mention in her 'poignant' letter. Isn't she basically doing the same thing she is accusing the media of doing, only mentioning certain things, while deliberately leaving out things that are just a relevant.
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Re: White supremacist donated to GOP presidential candidates

Norland ·
Mr. Earl Holt should do some DNA and make sure he's not related to Mr. Lester Holt. Might have to spin around on some of that "White Supremacist" shit. White folks!! There's a heap of Black folks in America who share your surname, you have to know why!!!!!! We do!!!!!
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Re: Black Female GOP Candidate Accepted Money From White Nationalist Group

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by GoodMan: Can't trust Black politicians if you ain't paying them http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/22/...donations/index.html The first black Republican woman elected to Congress is returning $1,000 in donations from Earl Holt, the alleged white supremacist whose writings have reportedly inspired Charleston shooter Dylann Roof. A spokesman for U.S. Rep. Mia Love said Monday that she would be returning the three donations Holt made to her campaign immediately, after being...
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THE JOURNAL OF BLACKS IN HIGHER EDUCATION Weekly Bulletin-July 10, 2003

Kevin41 ·
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~* AFFIRMATIVE ACTION AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN - JUSTICE THOMAS' LAW CLERKS NEGLECTED TO DO THEIR HOMEWORK: In his dissent in...
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Democracy at Risk

EbonyRose ·
Democracy at Riskby Paul Krugman The disputed election of 2000 left a lasting scar on the nation's psyche. A recent Zogby poll found that even in red states, which voted for George W. Bush, 32 percent of the public believes that the election was...
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Global Day of Action: Occupy Our Food Supply

sunnubian ·
Published on Friday, February 24, 2012 by Common Dreams Global Day of Action: Occupy Our Food Supply Food justice advocates rise up to confront corporate control of our food system - Common Dreams staff An alliance of Occupy groups, environmental and food justice organizations have called for a global day of action on February 27 to resist corporate control of our food system and to work towards a healthy food supply for all. Occupy Our Food Supply is a call facilitated by Rainforest Action...
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This Could Just As Well Have Been Written About African American or African History

sunnubian ·
Published on Thursday, March 15, 2012 by Common Dreams The Real Irish American Story Not Taught in Schoolsby Bill Bigelow "Wear green on St. Patrick's Day or get pinched." That pretty much sums up the Irish American "curriculum" that I learned...
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‘Rocky’ Clark, paralyzed prep football player, dies at 27

sunnubian ·
‘Rocky’ Clark, paralyzed prep football player, dies at 27 BY MIKE DEACON Sun-Times Media mdeacon@suntimes.com January 5, 2012 6:58PM In this photo taken Thursday, April 5, 2011, Rocky Clark smiles in his bed at his home in Robbins, Ill. | AP ARTICLE EXTRAS View Gallery Updated: January 6, 2012 11:36AM Rocky Clark’s mom doesn’t want her son to be remembered as a sympathetic figure, even though he spent the last 11-plus years of his life as a quadraplegic. “I want him to be remembered as a...
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Obama Payroll Tax Cuts Seen Undermining Social Security

Dissident ·
http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2011/12/06-4  NEW YORK -- Some Democratic lawmakers say that, while President Barack Obama's plan to cut payroll taxes may strengthen the U.S. economy, it may have some unintended fallout: weakening...
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Building African Libraries Project

bigman ·
Building African Libraries ProjectThe library project of the Sunrise School in Accra,Ghana is underway. This project is a book and fundraising drive that, through our efforts, will providemuch needed reading and study materials for thechildren of the...
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Great Black Kingdoms In Early South Asia

sunnubian ·
April 23, 2014 | Posted by A Moore Tagged With: ANGKOR , black kingdoms of asia , Champa , Jayavarman VII by *Runoko Rashidi “For the complexion of men, they consider Black the most beautiful. In all the kingdoms of the southern region, it is the same.” –Nan Ts’i Chou The great classical civilizations of Southeast Asia are Angkor in Cambodia and Champa in Vietnam. Much of our knowledge of early Southeast Asia is derived from Chinese and Indian sources. The builders of Angkor were the Khmers.
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An Open Letter From a Parent To CNN: 'Murders Like My Son's Don't Count'

sunnubian ·
Leslie Salzillo Follow RSS Daily Kos member Profile Diaries (list) Stream FRI JUN 13, 2014 AT 12:07 PM PDT An Open Letter From a Parent To CNN: 'Murders Like My Son's Don't Count' by Leslie Salzillo Follow Email 20 Comments / 20 New attribution: M&P .45 – 024, A CREATIVE COMMONS ATTRIBUTION (2.0) IMAGE FROM DANIEL WEBER’S PHOTOSTREAM A poignant letter from Annette Holt, a Chicago Fire Department Battalion Chief and mother of Blair, who was killed in 2007 from gun violence. Our country...
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40 Years of ˜The Crisis of the Negro Intellectual'

MBM ·
40 Years of ˜The Crisis of the Negro Intellectual'By Scott McLemeePolemics seldom age well. But when Harold Cruse published The Crisis of the Negro Intellectual during the fall of 1967, he aimed his verbal artillery in so many directions that it...
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Obama submits to pressure, will visit Chicago

sunnubian ·
Obama submits to pressure, will visit Chicago Chicago : IL : USA | Feb 11, 2013 at 8:27 PM PST By Herbert Dyer, Jr. A youthful Barack Obama campaigning in Chicago (Photo: Atlanta Blackstar.com) In an obvious nod to the pressure of Chicago’s black community, President Barack Obama will visit Chicago Friday. According to both the Chicago Sun-Times and the Chicago Tribune, he is coming to specifically discuss gun violence even as his "main focus" remains his economic message following Tuesday's...
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Congressman Rangel: A.G. Holder Should Review White Cop-on-Black Cop Shootings

EbonyRose ·
Rangel: Holder Should Review White Cop-on-Black Cop ShootingsDate: Tuesday, June 2, 2009By: Glenn Minnis, Special to BlackAmericaWeb.comHarlem congressman Charlie Rangel is calling on U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to review situations and policies...
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Law Stops Renting to Illegal Immigrants

EbonyRose ·
What do y'all think about this? Law stops renting to illegal immigrantsThu Oct 19, 11:13 AM ETCity leaders have approved an ordinance prohibiting landlords from renting to illegal immigrants, the latest in one of many efforts by local governments...
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Allah Created the Universe From Nothing...

Saracen ·
Peace...Creation of Matter Moment by Moment LinkAs the Big Bang theory showed once more, Allah created the universe from nothing. This great explosion involves many fine gradations and details, prodding one to reflection, and these matters...
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70 Going On 40: Meet Annette Larkins,The Best-Looking Senior Citizen Ever!

sunnubian ·
70 Going On 40: Meet Annette Larkins,The Best-Looking Senior Citizen Ever! May 1, 2013 By Terrell Jermaine Starr Share 334 Share on email <noscript>amp;amp;lt;img class="alignnone size-large wp-image-2423888" alt="annette larkins vegan" src="http://ionenewsone.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/al.jpg?w=1024amp;amp;amp;#038;h=341" width="1024" height="341" /amp;amp;gt;</noscript> Annette Larkins (pictured) doesn’t look anywhere near 71 years old, and she knows it. Looking more like her...
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Links Between Republicanism And Fascism

Empty Purnata ·
http://www.wsws.org/news/1998/dec1998/lott-d23.shtmlquote:By Martin McLaughlin23 December 1998Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott, who will play a major role in the upcoming Senate trial of President Clinton, has close and longstanding ties to a white...
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sunnubian ·
Home | About Us | Donate | Signup | Archives | Search Headlines... Foreclosuregate: Time to Break Up Too-Big-To-Fail Banks? http://act.commondreams.org/go/2724?akid=230.150338.8ZNbeR&t=2 Our Cash=Flooded Democracy: The GOP 's Million Dollar Men http://act.commondreams.org/go/2725?akid=230.150338.8ZNbeR&t=4 Tomato Pickers Secure Path-Breaking Deal with Florida Grower http://act.commondreams.org/go/2726?akid=230.150338.8ZNbeR&t=6 US Weighs Endorsing Indigenous Rights Declaration...
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Attorney seeks dismissal of supremacist's indictment

listener ·
Attorney seeks dismissal of supremacist's indictmentThe attorney for one of two alleged white supremacists charged with plotting to kill blacks and president-elect Barack Obama asked Thursday that the federal indictments be dismissed because of the...
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Confronting prostate cancer

MBM ·
Posted on Tue, Feb. 08, 2005 Confronting prostate cancerBy HARRY JACKSON JR. St. Louis Post-DispatchST. LOUIS "” Don Holt had doubts about the cancer surgery he had to face right up to the last minute.He called friends and family to hear...
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Florida to Shift Voting System With Paper Trail

Sweetwuzzy ·
http://www.nytimes.com/2007/02...h&emc=th&oref=slogin Florida to Shift Voting System With Paper Trail By ABBY GOODNOUGH and CHRISTOPHER DREW Published: February 2, 2007 DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Feb. 1 "” Gov. Charlie Crist announced plans on Thursday to abandon the touch-screen voting machines that many of Florida's counties installed after the disputed 2000 presidential election. The state will instead adopt a system of casting paper ballots counted by scanning machines in time for the...
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Poisoned by Racism?

Nmaginate ·
In Tennessee, a Pursuit of Environmental Justice In the 1960s and 1970s, toxic waste dumped at a landfill in Dickson County, Tenn., contaminated nearby well water. Sheila Holt-Orsted, one of the county's few black residents, believes her family was...
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A US Diplomat's View of Cuba

Kweli4Real ·
The author of the below is Pat M. Holt, the former chief of staff of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, under Bush. She has an interesting view of Castro, his rule in Cuba, and Cuba/US relations. She also, IMO, has far more knowledge/credibility...
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Nancy Pelosi Takes Charge of The House

Rowe ·
That's right! Women are coming up and over. Nancy Pelosi is the first woman, EVER, in American history, to take charge as the leader of the House. Here are the latest details: WASHINGTON "” In an historic vote lawmakers on Thursday formally...
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Minority youngsters dying weekly on Chicago's streets

EbonyRose ·
Minority youngsters dying weekly on Chicago's streetsFrom David MattinglyCNN's AC 360CHICAGO, Illinois (CNN) -- The Rev. Michael Pfleger has ordered the American flag at St. Sabina Church hung upside-down -- a historic sign of distress -- to symbolize...
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C.I.A. Destroyed Tapes of Interrogations

Raptor ·
By MARK MAZZETTIPublished: December 6, 2007The videotapes showed agency operatives in 2002 subjecting terror suspects "” including Abu Zubaydah, the first detainee in C.I.A. custody "” to severe interrogation techniques. They were...
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Rep. Waters Creates New "Out-of-Iraq Congressional Caucus"

MBM ·
Rep. Waters Creates New "Out-of-Iraq Congressional Caucus" WASHINGTON, D.C.--Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) has informed Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) that she and Rep. Charles Rangel, Rep. Barbara Lee, Rep. Lynn Woolsey, Rep. Xavier...
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Re: RESPECT!

Fabulous ·
Patti Labelle Biography: Soul diva Patti LaBelle enjoyed one of the longest-lived careers in contemporary music, notching hits in a variety of sounds ranging from girl group pop to space age funk to lush ballads. Born Patricia Holt in Philadelphia on May 24, 1944, she grew up singing in a local Baptist choir, and in 1960 teamed with friend Cindy Birdsong to form a group called the Ordettes. A year later, following the additions of vocalists Nona Hendryx and Sarah Dash, the group was...
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Re: RESPECT!

Fabulous ·
Biography: Earth, Wind & Fire The 49th Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet - Maurice White, Philip Bailey and Verdine White of Earth, Wind and Fire. Earth, Wind & Fire were one of the most musically accomplished, critically acclaimed, and commercially popular funk bands of the '70s. Conceived by drummer, bandleader, songwriter, kalimba player, and occasional vocalist Maurice White, EWF's all-encompassing musical vision used funk as its foundation, but also incorporated jazz, smooth...
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Re: What song are you listening to RIGHT NOW...?

*Muhammad Cipher* ·
John Holt Ali Baba Can someone tell me why this song makes me think of Church Av in Brooklyn?
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Re: Reggae: Commercial Reggae; Conscious Reggae

ZAKAR ·
You sure did sista, Oops Oh I left out , Culture, Cocoa Tea, and for you loveers out there, Freddy Mcgregor,Gregory Issacs, Dennis Brown, and John Holt
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Re: "I'm Good."

Wiz1 ·
Oh yes they were very different circumstances indeed, but that does not put them beyond comparison. To the in comparison the contrasts between them are so stark. Not just in the crimes themselves, but in the way they were treated by the media and why. I mean do you see the first killer's picture? Why is he blue and why do they use his police photo and not a picture of him at or on his way to the trial. The second guy, was arrested so he would have a police photo, but they did not use that in...
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Re: "I'm Good."

zone ·
this info from here The report by the Illinois Coalition for the Fair Sentencing of Children also....In its 40-page report, the coalition said it had interviewed nearly all ofthe 103 inmates in Illinois prisons sentenced to life for crimes committed when they were juveniles. Sorry to paraphrase but these 103 have no chance of parole. Now that may not be exactly 100 years, but life without chance of parole to me seems to be the same thing. I would imagine at least some of these occurred in 2007
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Re: Law Stops Renting to Illegal Immigrants

ricardomath ·
Not sure how many landlords will feel that they have the training and expertise necessary to determine who is here legally and who is here illegally. (And the fact is that they don't.) Many will no doubt simply take the easy out and rent to white folks only. Those black, brown and asian folks don't look like Real Americans, anyway...
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Re: Law Stops Renting to Illegal Immigrants

Fabulous ·
A LOT of landlords 'already' do NOT rent to black folk , so OH WELL. The illegals can stand in that long ass line on the discrimination issue. However, the article DID mention a procedure the landlords would follow: (snip) Under the law, landlords will be required to submit documentation of their tenants' immigration status to the city, which will then submit the information to the federal government for verification. If tenants are found to be illegal immigrants, landlords would be given 10...
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Re: HAPPY VETERAN'S DAY!!

ma'am ·
Ditto to all. Those who paid the ultimate price: Roberto Abad, Algernon Adams, Michael D. Acklin II, Genaro Acosta, Steven Acosta, James F. Adamouski, Michael R. Adams, Michael S. Adams, Thomas Mullin Adams, Jamaal R. Addison, Patrick R. Adle , Jeramy A. Ailes, Tristan N. Aitken, Nickalous N. Aldrich, Stephen John Allbutt, Ronald D. Allen Jr., Glenn R. Allison, Michael J. Allred, Luke Allsopp, Eric L. Allton, Nicanor Alvarez, Daniel R. Amaya, John D. Amos II, Brian E. Anderson, Michael C.
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Re: broncos vs. colts (nfl)

mocove ·
broncos 28 colts 17 halftime playmakers today: s. mcnair qb - titans j. lewis rb - ravens j. bettis rb - steelers t. holt wr - rams grossman qb - bears t. parrish cb - 49rs ... "There are two ways of exerting one's strength: one is pushing down, the other is pulling up." ~ Booker T Washington
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Re: People Who Hate Welfare/Charity But Receive Financial Aid

Shadow ·
I read a lot of different issues being express here? I'll just pick one. The average WElfare family gets over 20k in wefare benifits, per-year. The average black middle class family gets back in taxes about 2k per year. Yet! they pay twice what poor folks pay in taxes if any. So not only is the middle class paying for them selfs, they are also paying for the poor to have the same advantages as they do. There are all kinds of programs out here for any one to take advandtage of. Financial aid...
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Re: On Long Term Investments (Senate Cuts Student Loans) ...

Shadow ·
Congress Urged to Reject Bush's Cuts in Financial Aid Date: Sunday, January 23, 2005 By: Michael H. Cottman The NAACP is urging Congress to reject the Bush administration's proposed cuts in college financial aid, saying the government's plan would eliminate grants for an estimated 90,000 students and significantly reduce the amount of funding that 1.3 million students receive. Last week, President George W. Bush said he would propose a modest increase in federally-funded Pell Grants for...
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Re: N*gger & The Constitution

James Wesley Chester ·
It is my contention that the Constitution (the document and the structure of American society) is the "n*gger" and until we rid ourselves of the philosophical poisons in it, the restrictive limitations of it, our HUMAN RIGHTS will never be realized.---Nmaginzte Sojourner Truth talked about the inherent 'evil' in the Constitution. "Children," she says, "I talk to God and God talks to me. I go out and talks to God in the fields and woods. This morning I was walking out, and I got over the...
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Re: What things or people are overated?

Khalliqa ·
Muah...... Atlanta 27, Detroit 7 Atlanta 27, Detroit 7 Preview - Box Score - Recap By LARRY LAGE, AP Sports Writer November 24, 2005 DETROIT (AP) -- The Atlanta Falcons dominated the Detroit Lions so thoroughly, Michael Vick was able to kick back and relax. Vick threw two touchdown passes to Alge Crumpler, and Warrick Dunn ran for 116 yards to lead Atlanta to a 27-7 victory over Detroit on Thursday. "It's always nice when you get an opportunity in the fourth quarter to sit down, enjoy the...
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Re: Jackson, Farrakhan Go to Derrion Albert Funeral

Wiz1 ·
Let me give you some context in which to place this story, because the video tape alone is wrong. The school they all attended is about 500 W on 112th street. The bus stops (and it is not a school bus, it is public transportation)a block from the school. There were two kinds of boys involved in this particular fight. One was the ones trying to get home (group A) and the other was the ones blocking them from getting home (group B). Darrion is on tape as part of Group B. The boys arrested for...
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Re: Slavery by Another Name

sunnubian ·
Peonage in the South The Life Story of a Negro Peon FROM "The Life Story of a Negro Peon," in The Life Stories of Undistinguished Americans as Told by Themselves, ed. by Hamilton Holt (New York. 1906), pp. 183-99.
 
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