Tagged With "Stop Calling the Enemy “We” and “Us”"

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NYPD Stop And Frisk: New Report Reveals Depth Of Racial Disparity In Program, Pols Call For Reform

sunnubian ·
NYPD Stop And Frisk: New Report Reveals Depth Of Racial Disparity In Program, Pols Call For Reform The Huffington Post | By Christopher Mathias Posted: 05/10/2012 11:50 am Updated: 05/10/2012 1:21 pm FOLLOW: NY News , NYPD , Bill De Blasio , John Liu , Mayor Michael Bloomberg , Stop And Frisk , Chrstine Quinn , New York News , Nyclu , NYPD Scandals , Nypd Stop And Frisk , Ray Kelly , Scott Stringer , Black Voices News A report [ see below ] from the New York Civil Liberties Union reveals in...
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Beyond Stop-and-Frisk: Toward Policing That Works

sunnubian ·
Beyond Stop-and-Frisk: Toward Policing That Works Scott Stringer April 23, 2012 In the aftermath of the Trayvon Martin killing, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg rightly and forcefully condemned the “Stand Your Ground” law in Florida that encouraged self-appointed crime-stopper George Zimmerman to shoot first and ask questions later. But there was another dynamic at play that night in Sanford—namely, the presumption that young men of color are potential criminals who can be stopped in...
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Create Food Democracy, Occupy our Food Supply

sunnubian ·
Published on Monday, February 27, 2012 by Rainforest Action Network Create Food Democracy, Occupy our Food Supply by Vandana Shiva The biggest corporate takeover on the planet is the hijacking of the food system, the cost of which has had huge and irreversible consequences for the Earth and people everywhere. From the seed to the farm to the store to your table, corporations are seeking total control over biodiversity, land, and water. They are seeking control over how food is grown,...
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Time to Stop "Stop and Frisk"

sunnubian ·
Marian Wright EdelmanPresident, Children's Defense Fund Posted: 05/25/2012 5:27 pmGET UPDATES FROM MARIAN WRIGHT EDELMAN This Father's Day, June 17th, the Children's Defense Fund-New York and I will be joining George Gresham, President of 1199...
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Re: Brazilian Apartheid: Military Police Stop Blacks From Entering Malls

Kocolicious ·
See? This is why African Americans should understand the special position they are in this country. They have a power that can really eradicate racism where ever a slave was dropped off for plantation use. But do we see we are ALL the same people scattered in different places? That would be a HELLLLLLLL no. Many don't even KNOW a thang about black people in other areas of the world...they are still STUCK on their block or town they were born in-I call that a gang mindset i.e. protecting...
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Re: Dear Fox News: Please Stop Using Asians To Attack Black People

GoodMan ·
That is the entire point of the notion of privilege. You are not supposed to have same stuff, you not supposed to have the same experience, you not supposed to do the thing same things, one supposed to be better than the other. Asians are all around better than us. They just are. Hell, they wrote a book about it. The Hymn of a Tiger Mom and etc. They go to jail less, they got more wealth, they actually own stuff unlike us, we just have jobs, they go school more, the got higher education and...
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Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

sunnubian ·
First on CNN: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise By  MJ Lee , CNN Politics and Finance Reporter   Updated 8:19 PM ET, Mon June 22, 2015       First on CNN: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag...
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Re: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

Cholly ·
Quote by Sunnibian: "What about the Mississippi State TERRORIST Flag?!" MISSISSIPPI NEXT TO DROP? Mississippi House Speaker Says Confederate Symbol Should Be Removed From State Flag. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A top Mississippi lawmaker says the Confederate battle emblem is offensive and needs to be removed from the state flag. Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn said Monday that remembering our past is important, "but that does not mean we must let it define us." Mississippi and Tennessee...
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NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly 'wanted to instil fear' in black and Latino men

sunnubian ·
NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly 'wanted to instil fear' in black and Latino men At stop-and-frisk trial, New York state senator and former police captain Eric Adams testifies about 2010 conversation with Kelly Share 9 in Share 2 Email Ryan Devereaux in New York theguardian.com , Monday 1 April 2013 18.23 EDT Jump to comments ( 52 ) Demonstrators protest the NYPD's stop-and-frisk police outside of Manhattan federal court last month. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters The commissioner of the New...
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Brazilian Apartheid: Military Police Stop Blacks From Entering Malls

sunnubian ·
Brazilian Apartheid: Military Police Stop Blacks From Entering Malls January 15, 2014 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff While White apartheid and segregation is over in the US and South Africa in Brazil the system is thriving AFRICANGLOBE - OK Brazil, so what’s next? There’s racism on the beaches,racism on the job, racism in the hospitals, racism in the schools and in the society overall. Now there’s another trend that’s getting to be a regular thing: racism in...
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Re: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

Norland ·
These southern states flying the Confederate flag, means that they miss their slaves doesn't it?? All that free brown-skinned service. The Confederate flag reminds them of what they used to have,black folks waiting on them hand and foot, doing all the hard manual labor, didn't have to pay them a dime and could whip the shit out of them at the drop of a dime with no repercussions. Call 'em Niggres, Niggers, Darkies, Jigs. Reminds 'em of that Slave Holding Insanity their 'cestors were involved...
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We All Possess the Power to Stop Police Departments from Abusing African-Americans

sunnubian ·
We All Possess the Power to Stop Police Departments from Abusing African-Americans September 9, 2014 | Posted by Nick Chiles Tagged With: darren wilson , Eric Garner , Eric Holder , NYPD , police abuse , police body cameras As we wring our hands at the seemingly constant barrage of police abuse and police killings this summer and wonder how we might bring them to a stop, perhaps all of us are literally holding the solution in our hands: our cellphones. Indeed, the unifying fact in many of...
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Dear Fox News: Please Stop Using Asians To Attack Black People

sunnubian ·
Dear Fox News: Please Stop Using Asians To Attack Black People September 8, 2014 | Filed under: Featured , Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff Racial arsonist and race hustler Bill O’Reilly AFRICANGLOBE – Bill O’Reilly’s attempts to use the success of Asian Americans to shame African Americans is shameful and historically illiterate. “Talking Points does not—does not—believe in White privilege.” That was Fox News host Bill O’Reilly’s big, brave pitch during his third-person “talking...
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Re: Haptom Zarhum Lynching: They Killed Him Because He Was Black

Norland ·
Before we're separated into sections of humanity, with all these damn names and colors, we are first and foremost individuals. I.N.D.I.V.I.D.U.A.L.S. People do things in togetherness to belong, be part of. When a person/persons can do these horrendous things to fellow human beings, under any circumstances, they're insane, psychopathic killers. They can be named from the countries from which they were born or the colors of their skins in synchronization with others of the same skin color.
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Re: Cuba Will Send 165 Doctors And Nurses To Sierra Leone To Help Fight The Ebola Outbreak

sunnubian ·
10 September 2014 Last updated at 21:59 ET Share this page Ebola virus: 'Biological war' in Liberia Ebola robs death of its dignity as victims' bodies are quickly burnt with the plastic suits they are wrapped in Continue reading the main story Ebola outbreak How bad can Ebola get? How to avoid Ebola Doctor's report Why so dangerous? With warnings from officials that the Ebola virus is "spreading like wildfire" in Liberia, Sarah Crowe, who works for the UN children's agency (Unicef),...
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Tell Black members of Congress: stop attacking Internet freedom

sunnubian ·
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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Re: Dear Fox News: Please Stop Using Asians To Attack Black People

GoodMan ·
The article's argument is pretty illogical. The notion of privilege is having the status higher than someone else or having power someone else doesn't. By that definition there is something called Asian Privilege, if they have more wealth than us, more education than us, less arrests than us, and etc. The reason why White conservatives are comparing Asians to themselves to us is because they are saying... "Being wealthy, having a two parent home, not being arrested, isn't privilege. It is...
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Re: Cuba Will Send 165 Doctors And Nurses To Sierra Leone To Help Fight The Ebola Outbreak

sunnubian ·
12 September 2014 Last updated at 07:03 ET Share this page Cuba to send doctors to Ebola areas By Smitha Mundasad Health reporter, BBC News In some affected countries there are very few doctors available to tackle the disease Continue reading the main story Ebola outbreak 'Biological warfare' How bad can Ebola get? How to avoid Ebola Doctor's report Cuba is sending 165 health workers to help tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, officials say. Doctors, nurses and infection control...
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Re: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

Norland ·
The Confederate Flag is a symbol of the Slave-Holding South. Mississippi and South Carolina need the flags flying to remind of the days they could brutalize Africans with no repercussions. Just beat the shit out of folks to have them do ANYTHING you wanted them to do. All the White men had to do was count their money and Miss Ann could sit on the swing on the veranda of the plantation have her favorite beverage and not worry about a thing except get an occasional case of the Vapors;...
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Re: Haptom Zarhum Lynching: They Killed Him Because He Was Black

Kocolicious ·
Sista Sunnubian wrote: It's really coming out that "European" Jews are not true Jews in the first place, but are descendants of European 'converts', and that all that "chosen people" b.s. was no more than a ruse for Europeans to establish a foot-hold in the so-called Middle East. Yep. I'm sooooooooooo glad. I'm tired of this BIG FAT LIE!!!! It is giving our young people the WRONG impression of slavers who STILL got over after enslaving us...under a LIE!!! Cuz we were NEVER subhumans...more...
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Cuomo Targets Stop-And-Frisk, Seeks To Lower Number Of Low-Level Marijuana Arrests

sunnubian ·
Cuomo Targets Stop-And-Frisk, Seeks To Lower Number Of Low-Level Marijuana Arrests [UPDATE] Posted: 06/04/2012 9:40 am Updated: 06/04/2012 1:28 pm Entering the debate over NYPD stop-and-frisks , Governor Andrew Cuomo is proposing legislation that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in public view. The Governor plans to meet with state lawmakers Monday, The New York Times reports , in an attempt to amend a state law that was the basis for the arrest of over 50,000...
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Tell Florida: End Gov. Rick Scott's voter purge

sunnubian ·
Tell Florida: End Gov. Rick Scott's voter purge An unprecedented attack on the right to vote is about to happen in Florida -- a state that George Bush "won" by just 573 votes in 2000. Florida Governor Rick Scott is trying to purge state voter rolls just before a key election. Scott's purge will give 180,000 Floridians — 87% of whom are people of color — 30 days to prove their citizenship. Any person who does not provide proof will be dropped from the rolls and deemed ineligible to vote. If...
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Civil Asset Forfeiture is The New Stop and Frisk, as Oklahoma Study Reveals Two-Thirds of Cash Seizures by Police Come From Blacks, Other Minorities

sunnubian ·
Civil Asset Forfeiture is The New Stop and Frisk, as Oklahoma Study Reveals Two-Thirds of Cash Seizures by Police Come From Blacks, Other Minorities People of color are being fleeced by law enforcement and the criminal justice system. The public began to pay more attention to the practice in places such as Ferguson, Missouri, where the courts and police preyed upon Black residents through court fines and fees. The exploitative system became a substantial revenue generator for the...
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Re: POINTS OF DISCUSSION

Norland ·
These people don't like "black" anything, I doubt if they like black shoes. When they finish arming themselves to the nines and point their guns in all of our direction, what are going to do? We're all going to DIE. They call Barack Obama and Michelle all kinds of women and men, gorillas, Silverbacks; have no respect for them whatsoever. They've called us everything in the book, shot our asses down in the street, hung us up trees; yet, when they go to war with other people of color, there we...
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#NotOneDime: Black Consumers Remained Steadfast in #BlackFriday Boycott, Causing Stores to Lose Up to 50% in Sales

sunnubian ·
#NotOneDime: Black Consumers Remained Steadfast in #BlackFriday Boycott, Causing Stores to Lose Up to 50% in Sales The struggle to uphold Black lives amid a culture of racial violence has become a fight to withhold Black dollars as well. Voices in the Black community have connected the dots and now understand the link between their continued suffering and the need to leverage their dollars in order to get the nation’s attention, and help the greater society understand that Black people mean...
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Re: Haptom Zarhum Lynching: They Killed Him Because He Was Black

Norland ·
Jews have nappier heads than we do and bigger lips too. They're a religion; they need to check their DNA and get that African within. Ain't no body better than no body!!!!!! If they're so hip and close to Jesus, they'd better call on Him, because the world has lost its damn mind and He needs to get here fast as he can, before there's no longer a world; just a huge ball floating in space.
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The World Still Does Not Call This Genocide

sunnubian ·
  Tribal Unity 4 Liberation  Under King Leopold II, the state of Belgium murdered 10 million Africans in Congo, academics have yet to call this a genocide. As retaliation against communities that had not met their quota of rubber...
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STOP THE INTERNET CLAMP DOWN

sunnubian ·
AFL-CIO STOP THE INTERNET CLAMP DOWN The Internet as we know it is at risk. The International Telecommunications Union (or ITU), a United Nations agency, is considering new rules that could clamp down on the fundamental freedoms of citizens online. These proposed regulatory changes are being put forward by a group of giant internet corporations and countries including China, Egypt and Saudi Arabia—countries that already impose heavy restrictions on internet freedoms. Under their proposals,...
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Re: The Electoral College Was Designed To Prevent Trump. You Can Make This Happen.

Kocolicious ·
I agree. We are supposed to be such an advance country and there is talk about Russia hacking the votes and those that you have mentioned. I wonder why no one was on the money in terms of professionalism, accuracy and fairness. They had enough time to ensure that the ballots, polls and such were in perfect order. I still feel this was a set up. But!
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Bring In National Guard to Stop Violence – Hanore

sunnubian ·
Bring In National Guard to Stop Violence – Hanore February 23, 2013 | Filed under: Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff Chicago still has one of the highest homicide rates AFRICANGLOBE – Russel L. Honore, the tough-talking lieutenant general who shot to fame when he swept into New Orleans as a dominating presence in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, offered some advice to Chicago to tame the violence plaguing the city and its young people: Bring in the National Guard. Honore, who is now...
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Re: The Electoral College Was Designed To Prevent Trump. You Can Make This Happen.

Kocolicious ·
I think the most troubling is how some electoral colleges are forced to vote for the state's choice. For example if the electoral college is a red state that favors Trump, it is expected to vote for Trump. And visa versa-making it unfair for individual voting. Although Obama recommended Clinton concede early when it was clear Trump was winning, that move was extremely pre-mature as we see now. It is my hope that Clinton readdresses the vote count in those rust states that appears to be a...
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Re: The World Still Does Not Call This Genocide

Kocolicious ·
Yep! This is correct. However, the world did notice the genocide in Rwanda. But by the time, they recognized what was going on hundreds of thousands were murdered and left on the streets decaying. I think Africa is a place where she has been raped and plundered by so many of the world that by merely reminding those of her still existence brings chills and guilt to those who have used her for wealth and power. It's much like slavery. It's been done and still goes on....but! Nobody, especially...
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Re: Bring In National Guard to Stop Violence – Hanore

EbonyRose ·
AFRICANGLOBE – Russel L. Honore, the tough-talking lieutenant general who shot to fame when he swept into New Orleans as a dominating presence in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, offered some advice to Chicago to tame the violence plaguing the city and its young people: Bring in the National Guard. “Just like we do with any disaster. When the tornado comes, or the floods come, the federal government comes in to help,” Honore said yesterday at a news conference in Chicago. “Let’s not let this...
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Cuba Will Send 165 Doctors And Nurses To Sierra Leone To Help Fight The Ebola Outbreak

sunnubian ·
Cuba Will Send 165 Doctors And Nurses To Sierra Leone To Help Fight The Ebola Outbreak Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on September 12, 2014 at 4:00 PM Cuba says will send 165 health workers to Sierra Leone in Ebola fight GENEVA: Cuba will send 165 doctors and nurses to Sierra Leone to help fight the Ebola outbreak, Cuba’s health minister and the World Health Organisation announced Friday. “We will contribute with a brigade of 165 collaborators, consisting of 62 doctors and 103 nurses,” Cuban...
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Haptom Zarhum Lynching: They Killed Him Because He Was Black

sunnubian ·
Haptom Zarhum Lynching: They Killed Him Because He Was Black By Editorial_Staff - Oct 23, 2015 AFRICANGLOBE – “You call us ‘infiltrators’ and other racist words. A man who came to Israel was brutally murdered because of that racism, and not one politician from the government even comes to express their sympathy!” African asylum seekers held a memorial service for Haptom [also spelled: “Habtom] Zarhum, the innocent unarmed Eritrean man who was gunned down by a security guard and then stomped...
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Stop the sneak attack on Net Neutrality.

sunnubian ·
Stop the sneak attack on Net Neutrality. On June 12, the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Open Internet Order mandating the strongest Net Neutrality protections in history finally went into effect. It was a tremendous victory for the millions of Americans, including hundreds of thousands of CREDO members, who fought for these rules. But Big Telecom’s allies in Congress have slipped language into a 158-page government-funding bill that would take away these Net Neutrality protections...
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Kansas moves to Stop Broadband Internet to residents

sunnubian ·
THU JAN 30, 2014 AT 05:46 PM PST by tmservo433 Follow The State of Kansas could often be said to be one of those places where torturing your residents just makes sense. While the work against women, children, the disabled, schools and others continues, the state of Kansas Legislatures took on a new target: Stop Google Fiber. And not just google fiber, make sure that cities cannot invest in any broadband network technologies. http://www.muninetworks.org/... Except with regard to unserved...
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North Carolina Judge Sets Brothers Free from Prison, One on Death Row, Using DNA Evidence

sunnubian ·
North Carolina Judge Sets Brothers Free from Prison, One on Death Row, Using DNA Evidence September 3, 2014 | Posted by Nick Chiles Tagged With: Henry Lee McCollum , leon brown , murder of sabrina buie , North Carolina , roscoe artis , Superior Court Judge Douglas B. Sasser McCollum at hearing For the first time in 30 years, North Carolina brothers Henry Lee McCollum and Leon Brown, who were convicted of rape and murder in 1984, may get to sleep in their own beds tonight, as Superior Court...
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A Baltimore Community is Better at Stopping Murder than Police

sunnubian ·
A Baltimore Community is Better at Stopping Murder than Police Despite desperate conditions, Cherry Hill teamed up with Safe Streets to stop murders for over 400 days  -    July 3, 2015     Transcript NEWSCASTERS: The deadly...
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Re: Brazilian Apartheid: Military Police Stop Blacks From Entering Malls

EarthAndSky ·
'While White apartheid and segregation is over in the US...' LOL. No, it isn't. It is just less obvious.
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Tell Arby's: stop helping police attack your Black employees

sunnubian ·
Tell Arby's: stop helping police attack your Black employees A Florida police union is attacking Kenneth Davenport, a Black teenager working at Arby's. The police union demanded that he be fired for refusing service to a police officer – something he never did . Arby's admitted he did nothing wrong, but suspended him anyway. It's an outrageous example of how police associations paint police as victims and use bullying tactics to attack and smear people they identify as enemies. Now,...
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Re: Civil Asset Forfeiture is The New Stop and Frisk, as Oklahoma Study Reveals Two-Thirds of Cash Seizures by Police Come From Blacks, Other Minorities

Norland ·
Who the hell can afford to go to Afghanistan to get the drugs in the first damn place?? White folks buy the drugs and guns, disperse them into black neighborhoods, black men think they're going to get wealthy, get caught up by the White man Cops and get thrown in the White Men Gorilla Cages, making white men all kinds of military shit, furniture, whatever makes this country happy and wealthy for 25 cents a year pay, till death do them part. Meanwhile, White men count their money they make...
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Re: Haptom Zarhum Lynching: They Killed Him Because He Was Black

Kocolicious ·
Young Brotha Goodman: Only reason Jews got their land is because White folks "owed" them for "birthing" Western Civilization due to Christianity and the influx of Hellenistic Jewish ideas coming into Western thought. Western civilization has nothing to with Christianity. And Western thought? Nawl. The only thing that Jewish people are responsible for? Is selling SLAVES to Europeans...who in turn bought the African slaves to the new land where they i.e. slaves USED their innate BRILLIANCE to...
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Why did Obama signed the sequestration order?

sunnubian ·
Washington : DC : USA | Mar 03, 2013 at 6:11 AM PST By Herbert Dyer, Jr. Reporters listen to U.S. President Barack Obama speak about the sequester after he met with congressional leaders at the White House in Washington As is being widely reported, President Barack Obama signed an order Friday night authorizing the reduction of $85 billion from federal accounts. Friday was the self-imposed deadline (by Congress and the president) to avoid these admittedly steep, one-year cuts. For his part,...
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Re: Haptom Zarhum Lynching: They Killed Him Because He Was Black

Kocolicious ·
@Young Brotha Goodman. I don't mean to bust your bubble about your knowledge of Jewish people. I just want you to be open to the truth regarding their controversy. So. Here are some extra data about them you should digest. I usually DON'T do other folks' HOMEWORK but since you're a young brotha and all....kinda smart too. I just wanna give you a heads up for historical clarity. Here's something to think about and research. (1) The Jewish people do not have a formal history before 4th century...
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Re: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

DennisKalita ·
What about the Mississippi State TERRORIST Flag?!
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Re: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

sunnubian ·
Originally Posted by DennisKalita: What about the Mississippi State TERRORIST Flag?! Certain politicians and activists are calling on Mississippi to "revisit" removing the flag too.
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Re: Walmart to stop selling Confederate flag merchandise

RadioRaheem ·
that's a good move and must have been a hard decision, esp. since they are headquartered in Arkansas and they run the Southern consumer market, but in any case
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Re: Cuomo Targets Stop-And-Frisk, Seeks To Lower Number Of Low-Level Marijuana Arrests

Yemaya ·
He won't be getting a second term. That's for damn sure.
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“It’s Eco-Socialism or Death”

sunnubian ·
“It’s Eco-Socialism or Death” An interview with Kali Akuno 20 Feb 2019 An interview with Kali Akuno Cooperation Jackson leader Kali Akuno on the Green New Deal, the need for mass civil disobedience, and the necessity of building an internationalist movement for eco-socialism. “ We have to articulate a program that concretely addresses the class’s immediate and medium-term need for jobs and stable income around the expansion of existing “green” industries and the development of new ones.” The...
 
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