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Democratic Party Platform Stands Up for Democracy, Supports Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 4, 2012 5:18 PM CONTACT: People For the American Way (PFAW) Miranda Blue or Drew Courtney Democratic Party Platform Stands Up for Democracy, Supports Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United WASHINGTON - September 4 - People For the American Way today applauded the announcement that the Democratic Party platform will contain support for a constitutional amendment to overturn the Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United v. FEC . "Since the...
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Grandville T. Woods: Inventor, Scientist, Freedom Fighter

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Grandville T. Woods was an African American inventor who held more than 50 patents. He was also the first African American to be a mechanical and electrical engineer after the Civil War.
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The Literary Movement America Forgot

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Erika DeSimone     Fidel Louis The Literary Movement America Forgot Posted: 08/07/2014 8:09 am EDT  Updated: 08/07/2014 8:59 am EDT Print Article What creates a history? Is it the stories we tell, the events we record, the...
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As WE, [some of us] the very people, that champion Freedom, Democracy, Justice, Cheer Egypt on in its quest for Freedom . . .

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Black Egyptians Decry Daily Racism July 20, 2013 | Filed under: Africa , Featured | Posted by: Editorial_Staff Nubians are the native people of Egypt, Arabs are invaders AFRICANGLOBE – When Mohamed Ahmed Mohamed first started receiving calls on his mobile phone from an unknown number telling him to leave Egypt, he ignored them. But when the threats against the Sudanese asylum-seeker increased and he began to receive emails and Facebook posts with the same message – “Get out of the country” –...
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Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

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Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade Submitted by Margaret Kimberley on Wed, 07/15/2015 - 00:30 black mass incarceration by BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley Barack Obama attempts to create a phony legacy as the prison “reform” president by extending clemency to 46 non-violent drug offenders – not all that many, by presidential standards. Yet, he went to the U.S. Supreme Court to keep 5,000 non-violent crack-cocaine offenders locked up. Obama’s “sudden desire to look like...
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Freedom Rider: The World Must Judge America’s Human Rights Abuses

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Freedom Rider: The World Must Judge America’s Human Rights Abuses Submitted by Margaret Kimberley on Wed, 10/29/2014 - 14:13 Freedom Rider: The World Must Judge America’s Human Rights Abuses by BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley “If Eric Holder doesn’t prosecute Michael Brown’s killer any resulting violence ought to be called the Barack Obama Riots.” Black people in this country are brutalized by police on a daily basis. That has always been true but thanks to modern...
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Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

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Evoking Muckrakers: Hannah Giorgis’s Devastating Critique of Senator Kamala Harris Teodrose Fikre Evoking Muckrakers: Hannah Giorgis’s Devastating Critique of Senator Kamala Harris 16 Jan 2019 Kamala Harris’s memoir reads nothing like her actual record of locking up the poor and giving impunity to the rich. https://www.blackagendareport....enator-kamala-harris Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives Margaret Kimberley , BAR editor and senior columnist Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris...
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Re: Africans Being Tortured in Egypt – Organs Removed

Kocolicious ·
We can't have ANYTHING! Not even ownership to our own body....let alone body parts. Wonder slaver is behind this. Bingo. The Israelis i.e. the Jews. There is a trend going on in Israel. And you know I don't care how America feels about them. They are the same thief criminal they were before and after Germany. See they are adamant about keeping their little secret mischief behavior underground. But if look at their history, you will see that they continue to have their hands into...
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Re: [Black "Freedom"] Racism Against Black Race Globally

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Nigerian Man Says Protest Forced Him Out of Home in Ireland: ‘The Safety of My Son Comes First’ June 22, 2014 | Posted by Taylor Gordon Tagged With: East Belfast , Housing in Ireland , Housing protests , Nigerian family forced out , racism , Racist protest For the protestors in east Belfast, their signs were fighting housing issues in Ireland. For the Nigerian family they targeted, their signs were a harsh reminder of racism’s existence. Michael Abiona, a Nigerian man who lived in a...
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From Lumumba to MLK: The Life and Death of Two Warriors in the Fight for Freedom

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From Lumumba to MLK: The Life and Death of Two Warriors in the Fight for Freedom January 18, 2016 | Posted by David Love Tagged With: Congo , congo genocide , Dr. Martin Luther King assassination , Dr. Martin Luther King Jr , king assassination , Martin Luther King , martin luther king day , mlk assassination , Patrice Lumumba , Patrice Lumumba Assasination , the first elected Prime Minister of the Congo Patrice Lumumba and Martin Luther King, Jr. It is fitting that we mark the day on which...
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'I Have A Dream' Speech, In Its Entirety

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REMEMBRANCES 'I Have A Dream' Speech, In Its Entirety January 18, 2010 1:00 PM ET Heard on Talk of the Nation Black American civil rights leader Martin Luther King (1929 - 1968) addresses crowds during the March On Washington at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, where he gave his 'I Have A Dream' speech. Agence France Presse/Getty Images Americans across the U.S. are celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy with a day of service. We reflect on his life and message by revisiting his...
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The Most Serious Threat to Freedom And Democracy in The U.S.

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Sat Aug 10, 2013 at 12:34 AM PDT The Most Serious Threat to Freedom And Democracy in The U.S. by Ray Pensador Follow Email 214 Comments / 214 New I stopped watching all broadcast TV news (CBS, NBC, ABC), as well as cable TV news channels like CNN, and MSNBC, except in very rare occasions... Long ago I realized how extremely toxic and manipulative to the mind being exposed to programming by these media outfits is. And as I detoxed my mind from exposure to that type of blatant corporate...
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Tell Black members of Congress: stop attacking Internet freedom

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Tell Black members of Congress: stop attacking Internet freedom JUL 01 2014 Big phone and cable companies are doing everything they can to destroy net neutrality, the principle that prevents Internet service providers from discriminating online. Maddeningly enough, their efforts are being aided by ten members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), who recently signed a letter attacking net neutrality. The level playing field created by a free and open internet has allowed Black bloggers,...
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Operation Freedom Gone Wrong: U.S.-Funded Slavery in Iraq and Afghanistan

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Operation Freedom Gone Wrong: U.S.-Funded Slavery in Iraq and Afghanistan   U.S. contractors have made billions from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. But now, several are being investigated for slave labor. Vinnie Tuivaga, a hairdresser...
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Re: 'I Have A Dream' Speech, In Its Entirety

DennisKalita ·
"And if America is to be a great nation...." MLK No one in American history delivered the message of brotherhood and universal equality like MLK, Jr. America excluded itself from being “exceptional” by rejecting MLK’s spiritual message due to the color of his skin. All American history, at this point, revolves around that failure. Look where we are. Look at the KKK-endorsed POTUS elected by the same demographic who chose birther-racist Trump. American history is firmly stuck at the pivot...
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Re: 'I Have A Dream' Speech, In Its Entirety

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Was Dr. King’s Radical Legacy Replaced with a Sanitized Version for the Sake of White Comfort? By Kamau Franklin - January 16, 2017 0 653 May 26, 1966 – Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS January 15 would have been the 88th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 2017 marks the 49th year since his assassination in Memphis, Tennessee, as he supported striking Black sanitation workers who were attempting to win fair pay and better working conditions. In the time...
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Attorney General Eric Holder continues to bungle his ‘apology tour’

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[Seems like "the press" is making way too much of this, especially considering that since George Bush-Cheney, the press has been doing no more than regurgitating what they are told to regurgitate and when, and are afraid to actually do any REAL reporting, investigative journalism or speak out in the best interest of the American people. And invasion of Americans Civil Liberties and Warrentless Wiretapping began with the Bush Administration and the "Homeland Security" concoction] Attorney...
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[Black "Freedom"] Racism Against Black Race Globally

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Racism in Australia Has Black Man in Fear For His Life June 19, 2014  | Posted by  Jay M.   Tagged With:  Black man in Australia ,  racism ,  Racism in Australia ,  racism in the world 1790      ...
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Africans Being Tortured in Egypt – Organs Removed

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Africans Being Tortured in Egypt – Organs Removed By Editorial_Staff - Nov 2, 2012 AFRICANGLOBE – As part of the Freedom Project CNN this year returned to Egypt’s Sinai Desert where Arab human-smugglers abuse, rape and hold for ransom desperately poor African refugees. In 2011 “Death in the Desert” uncovered evidence that traffickers tortured the refugees, and in some cases harvested their organs for sale on the black market, leaving many of their victims to die. This year, in “Stand in the...
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Re: Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

Norland ·
Ya know, we're so absolutely hated in this country that if there was a way and I believe they're working on it, if all 43 million of us plus PRESIDENT OBAMA could be thrown in cages, it would be done. They really don't want any Africans walking freely on these strange lands. He could free Mumia if he was really serious about freeing some or that Native American who has been incarcerated forever and a day. Probably there should be 20,000 Africans behind bars, if that many in reality. They...
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Re: Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

Momentum ·
A lot of that I heard about but I just don't comment on it because it pisses me off to think about it. Don't get me started on Obama and what he could have done, its puzzling why on so many questions.....
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Re: Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

Norland ·
No one is allowed to help Africans walk in unity with the Cave Man. When it appears Africans are getting very interested in what a person or some people are saying that they believe may help their plight, that person or those person's lives are eliminated. They're assassinated. As long as we live in America, we WILL BE OWNED. That's the bottom line and the top one too. As long as we're here, we are going to be ruled by these fucks. Has nothing to do with the President. His father put him in...
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Re: Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

GoodMan ·
Originally Posted by Momentum: A lot of that I heard about but I just don't comment on it because it pisses me off to think about it. Don't get me started on Obama and what he could have done, its puzzling why on so many questions..... Obama is a scumbag You know what I hate about him and Black people like him.... Majority of White people will hate their fucking guts anyway...yet they are still so conscious of what they think about them, they won't help their own... But they are presented as...
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Re: Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

Norland ·
Just wait until Trump gets in, all your problems will be over as far as President Obama is concerned. Lordy, Trump!!!!!!!! Mrs. Calves and Thighs; the Same Size!!!!!!! Ole White's House is gonna be whiter than snowballs. In 1..2..3.. Trumpet's gonna reclassify us as the Refugees we are, and send us all on a slow boat back to the Motherland, on his dime. I'm sure they'll be happy for our White/Black asses to return. They're going to be wondering if all the Black women in America have...
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Re: Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

Kocolicious ·
yea yea yea....just blame EVERYTHING that has gone wrong in America on my president. Just like massa blames everything on us when he needs an escape goat. I don't understand why we follow his pathology. We have enough problems as a culture on OUR own without adopting his scandalous legacy of no accountability for his crimes against humanity. JMHO is all. But!
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Re: Freedom Rider: Obama’s Prison Charade

Norland ·
President Obama needs another Peace Prize just dealing with all these crazy, racist Caucasian ex-Europeans. All of them world-wide have the same hateful racist mindset. Their parents taught ALL of them this shit. President Obama's mother and grandparents must have taught him how to deal with this craziness. I think he handled himself fabulously. Hair turned grey and he's still fine. I don't know who that wasn't born with whites IN THE FAMILY could have dealt with this INSANE RACIST...
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FREEDOM OR SLAVERY?

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Tribal Unity 4 Black Liberation Part Three added a new photo. 6 hrs · <form action="https://www.facebook.com/ajax/ufi/modify.php" class="commentable_item hidden_add_comment collapsed_comments" data-ft="{"tn":"]"}" id="u_jsonp_4_1q" method="post"> Like · <label class="uiLinkButton comment_link" title="Leave a comment"><input class="uiLinkButtonInput" data-ft="{"type":24,"tn":"S"}" type="button" value="Comment" /></label> · Share · 23 3 22 </form>
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Goodbye Indonesia: Black People In West Papua Struggle for Freedom

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Goodbye Indonesia: Black People In West Papua Struggle for Freedom February 3, 2013 | Filed under: Featured , Videos | Posted by: Editorial_Staff 62 AFRICANGLOBE – In the face of Indonesian repression and international indifference the people of West Papua have been locked in a life or death struggle for independence. Al Jazeera’s People & Power finds out what is behind one of the most forgotten conflicts in the world.
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Was Nelson Mandela a Sellout? Freedom Fighter’s Legacy and Loyalty Is Being Questioned by Some South Africans

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Was Nelson Mandela a Sellout? Freedom Fighter’s Legacy and Loyalty Is Being Questioned by Some South Africans December 15, 2015 | Posted by Jasmine Nelson Tagged With: African National Congress , Economic Freedom Fighters , Mandela's legacy , nelson mandela , South Africa Nelson Mandela is known by many epithets: freedom fighter, anti-apartheid hero, global icon. But two years after his death, a heated debate has emerged in South Africa that questions part of this towering legacy: was...
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Re: The True Patriots in Congress Trying to End NSA Tyranny

sunnubian ·
Although it is hard for me to believe even one syllable that comes out of the mouth of a republican, maybe ending the 'dragnet' of violations of American citizens' Constitutional Rights, may be a start. However, it is probably no more than republican PR bs for all the SHTF that has come and is to come from this direct and deliberate violation of Americans' Constitutional Rights and Civil Liberties that they are trying to put out there to shut Americans up about their McCarthistic assault on...
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The wonder of libertarian zoning laws, West, Texas edition

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Fri Apr 19, 2013 at 10:40 AM PDT The wonder of libertarian zoning laws, West, Texas edition by kos Follow 403 Comments / 403 New It's tragic enough that maybe three dozen were killed because of the gross negligence of the owners of West Fertilizer Co in West, Texas. But compounding the carnage, it seems as if half the town was leveled including several schools and houses five blocks from the plant. But wait, there were houses five blocks from a fertilizer plant? There were actually houses...
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The True Patriots in Congress Trying to End NSA Tyranny

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Published on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 by TruthDig.com by Robert Scheer Good old George can stop spinning in his grave. Yes, that George, our most heroic general and inspiring president, who warned us in his farewell address “to guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism. ...” It’s an alert that’s been ignored in the nation’s hysterical reaction to the attacks of 9/11 that culminated in the NSA’s assault on our Constitution’s guarantee of “the right of the people to be secure in...
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What’s Happening in West Papua? Struggle for Self-Determination and Freedom Hinges on a Vote

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What’s Happening in West Papua? Struggle for Self-Determination and Freedom Hinges on a Vote April 29, 2016 | Posted by David Love Tagged With: indonesia , Indonesian Racism against Blacks , new guinea , Papua New Guinea , West Papua PHOTO: Students demand the freedom of West Papua province in a rally in East Java province in 2013. (AFP: Juni Kriswanto) The ongoing struggle for independence and self-determination continues in the Indonesian province of West Papua, as 44 West Papuans were...
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Facebook's 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' : Deletes Independent Media Without Warning/Notice

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Published on Friday, October 12, 2018 by Common Dreams Facebook Accused of 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' After Independent Media Swept Up in Mass Purge The massive shutdown affected many progressive sites devoted to covering war, police brutality, and other issues neglected by the corporate media by Jake Johnson, staff writer 91 Comments "Those who demanded Facebook and other Silicon Valley giants censor political content—something they didn't actually want to do—are finding that...
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Re: Facebook's 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' : Deletes Independent Media Without Warning/Notice

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Re: Facebook's 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' : Deletes Independent Media Without Warning/Notice

Kocolicious ·
The beginning of a social media war. You know who is behind this. I don't understand how folks are letting him get away with this. I do know it's about power and wealth as proof of the relationship with the Saudis. But everyday the fabric of our democracy is being torn away bit by bit....starting with the right to free speech not! Hate speech. Other social media founders are finding themselves behind the eight ball. Wonder why. But!
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

sunnubian ·
Yeah, should African Americans vote for and EMPOWER Black Overseerers ?
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

sunnubian ·
What's going on with posting pictures?
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

Kocolicious ·
I always have problems posting. So. I think there's a gliche in the downloading process. That's one of the reasons why I don't post as much. Im waiting for it to fix itself. But!
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

Kocolicious ·
You know...I don't see anymore Black leaders calling out massa….so at this point...I guess Kamala is the best we can do. Maybe she has a plan. But I am not confident in the brothas so far. So it will be interesting to see what folds under her watch. But!
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

sunnubian ·
All of our "leaders" are either burned out, deceased or sold out, with the latter being the state of the majority. The majority of African American politicians, just like the majority of Democrats have been busy doing the bidding of their campaign "donors" to our detriment, and to the detriment of all democrat voters and America at large. With the exception of a few, our so-called 'leaders' have been doing nothing but selling out African American interests to the oligarchs, just the same as...
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

Kocolicious ·
Kamala has company now. Her buddy Corey is running too. I think its a plan. But anybody is better than what we got quite frankly. So Ima gonna watch the line grow. But!
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

sunnubian ·
Kamala Harris Giggles About Prosecuting Poor People For Truancy
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

Kocolicious ·
Still. Betta than what we have. Plus it's gon be a circus when election day come. I can see it! But!
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Re: Freedom Rider: Kamala Harris Destroyed Black Lives

sunnubian ·
Yeah, everybody and their mama is running for president. However, Kamala Harris will just be the a more intelligent Black equivalent to Trump or another republican democrat puppet. Besides, I meant what I said about these 1st generation [or less] Black immigrants; people who did not have to pay any dues because they arrived here after African Americans had already paved the road smooth [or a little smoother] before they ever set foot in this racist country. And instead of at least...
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Re: THE BAIL TRAP: AMERICAN RANDSOM

Norland ·
We as black people need to STAY OUT of the criminal injustice system. It's nothing but slavery continuation. These fuckers want us ALL locked up in cages. They do it to animals and damn near send them out of their minds. It's claustrophobia personified. Two men or women locked up in the same damn cage to urinate, deficate, in front of each other. Get locked up in solitary confinement in a nasty cell forever and a fuckin' day for nothing with bugs, mice and God knows what else and no one to...
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Cooperatives and the Black Liberation Movement

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Cooperatives and the Black Liberation Movement By ABS Staff - February 20, 2017 0 74 Cooperatives have long been a component of Black survival and economic development in the United States. Sadly, however, far too many of our people think they are white, “hippy” or “bougie” organizations that don’t have anything to do with us. Nothing could be further from the truth. The Black Liberation Movement has utilized cooperatives and solidarity enterprises like mutual aid societies, credit unions...
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Legislation Criminalizing ‘BDS’ Boycott of Palestinian Occupation Has Implications For Black Protest Movements

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Legislation Criminalizing ‘BDS’ Boycott of Palestinian Occupation Has Implications For Black Protest Movements By David Love - July 29, 2017 Credit: TeleSUR A new piece of legislation working its way through the Senate has drawn attention for its attempt to criminalize boycotts against Israel . The bill would make it a felony punishable by a fine and imprisonment to support the BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions) movement against Israel for human rights violations against the Palestinians .
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Remembering Dr. Ralph Bunche: Activist, statesman, and Nobel Peace Prize winner

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Remembering Dr. Ralph Bunche: Activist, statesman, and Nobel Peace Prize winner By Denise Oliver Velez 2016/08/07 · 09:01 Dr. Ralph Bunche, the first black recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950, statesman, and scholar. We just finished celebrating the birthday of our first black president, Barack Obama, on August 4. Yet it seems few people will be marking August 7, the birth date of a black man who broke national and international barriers as a “first” in multiple arenas. Born in...
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