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Re: Why are we comfortable with Euro-paganism and not African?

Oshun Auset ·
Anytime. Sounds like a good book.
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Re: Impeach Bush?

Michael ·
...More likely the Democratic Party is losing steam, in trouble, losing its following, etc., etc. " Democrats target Alito, but miss the mark January 12, 2006 BY ROBERT NOVAK SUN-TIMES COLUMNIST Edward M. Kennedy, the 73-year-old liberal lion of the Senate, did not so much roar as huff and puff Tuesday, as he faced Judge Samuel Alito. He and other Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee who had spent weeks preparing for Alito's Supreme Court confirmation hearing seemed to be shooting...
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Re: Impeach Bush?

Michael ·
...More likely the Democratic Party is losing steam, in trouble, losing its following, etc., etc. " Democrats target Alito, but miss the mark January 12, 2006 BY ROBERT NOVAK SUN-TIMES COLUMNIST Edward M. Kennedy, the 73-year-old liberal lion of the Senate, did not so much roar as huff and puff Tuesday, as he faced Judge Samuel Alito. He and other Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee who had spent weeks preparing for Alito's Supreme Court confirmation hearing seemed to be shooting...
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Re: Why Isn't There a White History Month?

ricardomath ·
I was gonna wait 'till the end of the month before reposting this, but what the hell... Back by popular demand... White History Year Resumes WASHINGTON, DC"”With Black History Month over, U.S. citizens are putting aside thoughts of Harriet Tubman and George Washington Carver to resume the traditional observation of White History Year. Above: A stamp honoring European-American aviation pioneer Charles Lindbergh is unveiled as part of White History Year celebrations. White History Year, which...
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Re: Caucasian Club?

ricardomath ·
This reminds me of an old news story from March of this year. White History Year Resumes WASHINGTON, DC"”With Black History Month over, U.S. citizens are putting aside thoughts of Harriet Tubman and George Washington Carver to resume the traditional observation of White History Year. Above: A stamp honoring European-American aviation pioneer Charles Lindbergh is unveiled as part of White History Year celebrations. White History Year, which runs annually from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, with a...
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Re: Clark Enters Race

Yssys (Guest) ·
My gut feeling about Clark has been proven to be on point. "Can anything be more moving than the joyous throngs swarming the streets of Baghdad? Memories of the fall of the Berlin Wall, and the defeat of Milosevic in Belgrade flood back. Statues and images of Saddam are smashed and defiled. Liberation is at hand. Liberation – the powerful balm that justifies painful sacrifice, erases lingering doubt and reinforces bold actions. Already the scent of victory is in the air." – Wesley Clark, The...
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Re: Farrakhan says: Give Blacks justice or face God's full judgment

DeltaJ ·
So, perhaps our current situation was simply a 'reaction' that was caused by an action that we set in motion prior to that, when WE were all so great. Perhaps we are now PAYING for something done long ago in a time that predates history. All of this is just as relevant as pretending we are owed something. You see, if you wish to pretend the 'egg and chicken' story of the universe is going to help anyone, you are sadly mistaken. Humans are created from elements of the Universe Yes, quite...
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Re: What do you think will happen after you die?

Frenchy ·
I've only just started exploring this topic, but it seems to me that it makes the most sense to have one Day of Judgement rather than a mini Judgement Day every time someone dies and then do it all over again for everyone. The Day of Judgement is referred to as a Final Judgement, not as a judgement for the folks who didn't get it before. It's the end of the world as we know it [/REM joke]. The last time Jesus will be back, to judge the living and the dead. When you find someone to give you...
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Re: Anti-Gay Arson Terrorist Attack on UCC Church

ricardomath ·
Shemika, Your precious Traditional Values Coalition certainly didn't sell out their racist, homophobic, right wing extremist constituency when they defended Trent Lott's racist comments in support of Strom Thurman's 1948 Presidential bid.
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Re: Anti-Gay Arson Terrorist Attack on UCC Church

ricardomath ·
Shemika, I was browsing the website of your precious Traditional Values Coalition, where I learned about a dangerous Fifth Column in US society, and even the military.
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Re: Anti-Gay Arson Terrorist Attack on UCC Church

ricardomath ·
On a more positive note... With open arms A handful of black area churches welcome gays Rev. Dr. Christine Wiley and her husband, Rev. Dennis Wiley, are co-pastors at Covenant Baptist Church, one of a few houses of worship in Washington, D.C., with a predominantly African-American congregation that welcomes and affirms gays and lesbians. Between Sunday services on July 24, they shared breakfast at the church. (Photo by Adam Cuthbert) By KATHERINE VOLIN Friday, July 29, 2005 For gay people of...
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Re: *****SONGS OF SOLOMON*****

the quiet one ·
Re: *****SONGS OF SOLOMON*****
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Re: Letter to White America

nayo ·
Mr. Chester said, in response to 'Noah the Africans', 'Letter to White America': "Because it struck me as such a waste of resource on an alternative that never really was even a possible solution to our circumstance." -------------------------------------------- Exactly. I grew up in the late 1970's and 1980's, and I had aunts who came of age in the early 1960's who participated in the Civil Rignts movements down south; I remember the feeling of hopefullness, as they presented these concepts...
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Re: How Can Democrats Win The White House?

Shadow ·
>> I don't remember Liberals, SOrry Progressives, saying that when they were in power for over fifty years?
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Re: IMPEACHMENT

MBM ·
Is lying about the reason for a war an impeachable offense? By John W. Dean FindLaw Columnist Special to CNN.com (FindLaw) --President George W. Bush has got a very serious problem. Before asking Congress for a joint resolution authorizing the use of U.S. military forces in Iraq, he made a number of unequivocal statements about the reason the United States needed to pursue the most radical actions any nation can undertake -- acts of war against another nation. Now it is clear that many of...
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Re: Why are we comfortable with Euro-paganism and not African?

FireFly ·
Oshun Auset I found and bought a wonderful book today on Animism - Respecting the Living World. Graham Harvey. I especially like his 'take' on academia and his open mindedness. His book is concerned with 'new animism', in respect to the religious cultures such as Ojibwe, Maori, Aboriginal Australian and eco-pagan, (included in his book) considering the linguistics, artistic, ecological and activist implications of these worldviews and lifeways. It is fascinating to me because I have always...
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Re: That's My Jam!

Kweli4Real ·
"My Funny Valentine" [Chet Baker's version, though Sarah Vaughn's version gets me too] "You Send Me" [Not Sam Cooke, Aretha's or The Drifters' version but the one covered in the early eighties but (?) a male and female duet] "One in a Million" [Larry Graham of Graham Central Station] "We Are Family" by Sister Sledge [Not because to the song's words or meaning, but because it reminds me of the summer of my senior year in High School; arguably the best summer of my life to this point.]
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Re: Pulling Back the Curtain On the Black Upper Class

HonestBrother ·
But he chose to go to Princeton..."My parents said, 'We don't go there,'" Mr. Graham said. "Mind you, this was 1980."
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Re: Pulling Back the Curtain On the Black Upper Class

Khalliqa ·
My thoughts? He is happy coming from a succession of Black people who are accepted by white folks..... and he wants to share this information with more people so they can be happy too.... Peace, Virtue
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Re: Martin Lee Anderson -- Modern-Day Emmit Till

EbonyRose ·
Mother of Teen Killed in Florida Boot Camp: ˜I'm Finally Getting Justice for My Baby' Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2006 By: Melissa Nelson, Associated Press PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - The death of a teen who was roughed up by guards at a juvenile boot camp has prompted a shake-up in Florida's criminal justice system, the resignation of its top law enforcement officer and now charges against seven former guards and a nurse. In the past 11 months, news stations have repeatedly aired a...
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Re: Martin Lee Anderson -- Modern-Day Emmit Till

EbonyRose ·
Jury Selection Begins in Trial of Boot Camp Guards, Nurse for Martin Lee Anderson's Death Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2007 By: Melissa Nelson, Associated Press PANAMA CITY, Fla. - (AP) Chanting demonstrators carried photographs of a dead 14-year-old as jury selection began Monday for the manslaughter trial of seven juvenile boot camp guards and a nurse who are charged in his death. Martin Lee Anderson died in January 2006 after being taken to a hospital from the now-closed Bay County...
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Re: James Brown or Ray Charles: Who was the bigger "star"?

Cholly ·
"The Godfather Of Soul" hands down. James Brown totally changed the African American music form that recreated R&B music and brought in the early soul and funk genre of music that was and still today critical to the development and popularity of hip hop and rap music because he was heavily sampled by everyone in rap music for his music beats, hooks and lyrics that still happens today. James Brown was critical during the civil rights movement with songs like " Say It Loud – I'm Black and...
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Re: Proposed New Bill Would Charge Protesters With “Economic Terrorism”

sunnubian ·
ACLU Protect Our Rights We Need You to Stand With Us Now Join the ACLU Senators Demand the Military Lock Up of American Citizens in a “Battlefield” They Define as Being Right Outside Your Window After spending months threatening a veto, the president decides to codify the first such bill since the 1950s VIDEO GLENN GREENWALD President Barack Obama speaks to troops at Fort Bragg, N.C., Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011. (Credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) By Chris Anders , Deputy Director, ACLU...
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Re: Oprah Winfrey Show 5 October 2002

ArabianQueen ·
"This was the reason why I listed other countries, AQ. I think I have proven that Islam was/is far more brutal and terrorist than the US has been in the 200 years of it's existence times 10!!!!" List other countries with FACTS and FIGURES. So the estimated 90,000,000 Native people of America and Africa deaths (1607-1890) doesn't outnumber all. "That's the purpose of your "jihad". To declare war, so you can kill innocent Christians and Jews and go to heaven and be with allah who incidently...
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Re: DubyaDubyaDubya.com

B Bankins ·
REVOKING AID TO WOMAN AND CHILDREN Nothing could be further from the truth. President Bush, on June 19th 2002.... "President Bush announced a new $500 million International Mother and Child HIV Prevention Initiative that seeks to prevent the transmission of HIV/AIDS from mothers to infants and to improve health care delivery in Africa and the Caribbean." Read all about it... http://www.whitehouse.gov/infocus/mothernchild/ Accept the truth, or ignorance....your choice!! PROVOKING WAR FOR OIL...
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Re: DubyaDubyaDubya.com

Yssys (Guest) ·
B Bankins wrote: Almost a year ago to the day, I was serving in Prince Sultan AB, Saudi Arabia when Dr. James G. Roche Secretary of the Air Force and General John P. Jumper Chief of Staff of the Air Force told U.S. troops "Well we all know that we're over here because of oil". (Actually it was just the General) I was somewhat surprised that the Air Force leadership and representatives of the U.S. gov't openly admitted this to the troops. In light of this, it's convinced me that we are about...
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Re: DubyaDubyaDubya.com

B Bankins ·
Yssys, thank you for your military service. I have nothing but respect for anyone willing to wear the uniform and has served honorably. Maybe so. I don't know all the answers and don't pretent to. I've simply observed a different President Bush since 9/11 who takes his job seriously and honestly loves this country and it's people. The resolve is there to end these terrorist cells with all the power at his disposal. I'm very much proud to call this man "my President", and for the first time...
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Re: Graham To Undergo Heart Surgery (CNN: 1/23/03)

MBM ·
BREAKING NEWS Sen. Bob Graham to undergo heart surgery, postpones presidential bid Associated Press WASHINGTON - Sen. Bob Graham of Florida said today he will undergo heart surgery in early February, postponing announcement of a bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. Graham told reporters in his office that he had made up his mind to run and was planning to announce his candidacy in Tallahassee, Fla. on Feb. 3. Now, Graham said, he will have surgery to replace a faulty aortic valve...
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Re: Republicans Admit They Are Party For Whites

James Wesley Chester ·
I think the small number of African American faces in that audience is indicative of a choice being made for independence. Others say African Americans are leaving the Democratic Party. Lindsay Graham says he's not seeing them in the delegates of his State. I hope the registration of Independents is increasing. PEACE Jim Chester
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Re: President Obama: How Confident Are You He'll Win?

Romulus Burnett ·
Obama will lose if these liberals, first time voters, and young people don't get on the ball. White people might vote one way, like in the primaries, but when it comes to their vote actually counting, like in the general election, it may be another story. Plus look at what has happened since the primaries. Joe plumbers and elitists alike have seen the primaries results and have redoubled their efforts at winning over undecided rednecks and making white Obama supporters feel guilty for...
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Re: The Truth About So-Called Religious Symbols

Whirling Moat ·
Peace.... I wouldn't completely dismiss Bobby Hemmitt. Like many other "Ghetto" scholars, there is the occasional jewel within the crap. One thing too many in the "Unraveling" the secrets-crowd are always guilty of is jumping to conclusions about information before researching it thoroughly. But i have been familiar with Boby Hemmitt for awhile..and like so many others like Steve Cokely, Dr. York of Nuwabian fame, Malik Zulu Shabazz, etc, Hemmitt should be taken with a grain of salt...Three...
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Re: G.A.G.U.T.

haroldkraus77 ·
GOD BLESSED AFRICANS WITH AN ULTIMATE GIFT CALLED GAGUT AND THE WORLD IS IN DISBELIEF AND SHOCK GOD Almighty’s Grand Unified Theorem (GAGUT) also called the Holy Grail Unified Theory of Everything is an ultimate gift from God to humanity through the African race. It is a revelation of the secret code to the understanding of how God created the universe. It is therefore understood by all humankind and indeed all creatures that only God can reveal such a secret to anyone and that whichever...
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Re: Former President Bush: 'I hate Saddam'

garling1 ·
Man I thought good Christians didn't hate. Boy was I wrong. Now Bush2 says he is a good Christian and give thanks to Billy Graham for his faith, I sure hope that good Christian man is not consumed with his father's HATRED garlin
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Re: The Rise of Hillary Clinton

MBM ·
Good news for Clinton in NBC poll (MSNBC: 1/23/03) New York senator leads 2004 Democratic contenders by huge margin By Tom Curry MSNBC Jan. 24 "” The allure of the 2004 Democratic presidential nomination just grew brighter, according to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll that shows President Bush's popularity slipping. But for Democrats, the most alluring candidate for 2004 is a politician who is not even formally in the running, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton of New York. The new poll shows...
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Re: Vote In The MoveOn.org Primary: June 24

MBM ·
Dear MoveOn member, The votes are counted, the exit polls are complete, and the results from the MoveOn primary are in. Over 300,000 MoveOn members have cast votes -- a turnout bigger than the election turnout in many states -- and news outlets from CBS to Reuters have covered the story as it unfolded this week. The MoveOn primary has allowed hundreds of thousands of ordinary voters to speak at a time when usually only pundits, pollsters, and wealthy donors have influence. Now it's time to...
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Re: The Rise of Hillary Clinton

MBM ·
Hillary For President? NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2003 Most voters haven't started paying attention to the Democratic presidential race, says a poll released on Labor Day weekend "” the campaign's traditional starting point. And one person who may decide to take advantage of the fact that there is no clear leader among the Democrats: Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (R-N.Y.). Despite her repeated denials, rumors continue that she is considering a run for the White House in 2004. Craig Crawford, a...
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Re: WHAT A MORON!!!!!

Afroman ·
Whatever the avatar Jr is a Moron and he's insane! Where is the special prosecutor? Where is the outrage? George Bush has used 9/11 as an excuse to bully the world and commit wholesale murder. And yet he remains in office, free to continue his maniacal policies??! ----------------------- Posted on Sun, Sep. 07, 2003 Text of Bush's Speech on Iraq Associated Press Text of President Bush's speech Sunday night on the situation in Iraq. Good evening. I have asked for this time to keep you...
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Re: THE TRUTH OF THE HISTORICAL JESUS & THE MYTHICAL CHRIST

Oshun Auset ·
For consideration. Acharya fails to properly anchor the genesis of Christianity to its African basis but the essay still contains some important fragments which scholars like Ben -Jochannan, Finch, Massey, and John G Jackson have been putting forth for many years. The Origins of Christianity & the Quest for the Historical Jesus Christ by Acharya S Introduction Around the world over the centuries, much has been written about religion, its meaning, its relevance and contribution to...
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Re: Gabrielle Giffords: Casualty of the Second Civil War

Yemaya ·
Full Text: The Second Civil War Truth about Hate for the First Black President Gabrielle Giffords: Casualty of the Second Civil War with 2 comments It’s always astonishing to witness the pathological denial that substitutes for reality in this country, but the levels reached in the last two weeks set an entirely new clinical standard. The common and preposterous delusion that this country is ‘past’ slavery, racism, or hate has been obliterated in all but Biblical fashion, yet people still...
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Re: NAACP Endorses Gay Marriage

SeptimusServerus/kraaal ·
Here is my problem with the NAACP and their sex marriage endorsement. Had the gay movement been led by black gays who gained the same media attention that the current white led movement has achieved, the likes of Reverend Jerry Falwell, Billy Graham and Pat Robertson would have pointed to the black gay movement as evidence of the depravity and wickedness of blacks. Furthermore, a black led gay movement may have meant that there would not have been a need to change the DSM-4 that normalized...
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Re: Florida inmate whose case changed juvenile sentencing laws has prison term reduced

EbonyRose ·
Originally Posted by EbonyRose: Forensic psychologist William Meadows disagreed. He said Graham has an antisocial personality disorder that is unlikely to change as he grows older. He will remain a man ruled by impulse, anger and immaturity, Meadows testified. "For people with antisocial personality disorders, they stay stuck in adolescence," said Meadows, who testified for the state. Asshole.
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Re: Clinton Atlanta Rally Interrupted by Black Lives Matter Supporters Singing, ‘Hell You Talmbout’

sunnubian ·
Political positions of Bernie Sanders From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is part of a series about Bernie Sanders Political positions Campaign for the Presidency 2016 U.S. Senator from Vermont Tenure 2010 Tax Relief Act filibuster 2006 election 2012 re-election U.S. Representative for Vermont's At-large Tenure Congressional Progressive Caucus Mayor of Burlington Tenure Electoral history Civil Rights Movement v t e Bernie Sanders is a United States Senator from Vermont , a...
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Re: Cops shoot, kill 23 year old woman, barricaded with little boy wounded in Baltimore standof

RadioRaheem ·
http://www.nydailynews.com/new...ge-article-1.2735539 KING: Cynicism toward Korryn Gaines, Baltimore mom killed by cops, illustrates power of white privilege Korryn Gaines, 23, was shot dead after cops say she pointed a gun at them Monday. (FACEBOOK) SHAUN KING NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, August 2, 2016, 12:36 PM At least 682 people have been killed by American police so far this year. The average person in my circle can probably only name two of them — Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
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Re: Is There A Scientific Reason For Treyvon Martin's Murder And Racism?

sunnubian ·
Report on the Extrajudicial Killings of 110 Black People Submitted by admin on Mon, 07/09/2012 - 4:39pm Cross posting from Malcolm X Grassroots Movement Report on Black People Executed without Trial by Police, Security Guards and Self-Appointed Law Enforcers January 1 – June 30, 2012. This report was produced for the “No More Trayvon Martins Campaign”, demanding a National Plan of Action for Racial Justice. This is the 2nd Major report of the Campaign. A human rights crisis confronts Black...
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Re: Second Night of Protests In Brooklyn After Police Shooting Of 16 Year Old

EbonyRose ·
Okay .... well, this kinda brings it all together!! Mother of teen shot by N.Y. police demands investigation By Ashley Fantz and Dana Ford , CNN updated 10:41 PM EDT, Thu March 14, 2013 (CNN) -- The mother of a Brooklyn teenager shot and killed by police demanded an investigation Thursday, saying he was "slaughtered" and that she wants to know why. Kimani Gray, 16, died over the weekend. His death triggered protests in Flatbush, a community in Brooklyn where distrust of the police runs deep.
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Re: HOW THEY STILL LYNCH BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Constance Malcolm, Supporters Speak Out For Cop-Slain Ramarley Graham After Failed Indictment Jun 14, 2013 By Hannington Dia Share 18 Share on email <noscript>lt;img class="size-full wp-image-2589316 aligncenter" alt="ramarley family speaks out at house" src="http://ionenewsone.files.wordpress.com/2013/06/ramarley-fami-1.jpg?w=640amp;#038;h=360" width="640" height="360" /gt;</noscript> It’s been almost a month since a Bronx judge threw out an indictment against NYPD officer...
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Re: HOW THEY STILL LYNCH BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
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Re: HOW THEY STILL LYNCH BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
Family Of Ramarley Graham, Unarmed Teen Gunned Down By NYPD Still Searching For Justice February 18, 2014 | Filed under: Headlines | Posted by: Editorial_Staff Ramarley Graham AFRICANGLOBE - The family of Ramarley Graham, the unarmed teen gunned down by police in his own home, hope that a federal civil suit will offer a second chance at justice that was denied when the criminal case against the police officer who shot Graham fell apart. The lawsuit, and another filed by Graham’s neighbor who...
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Re: HOW THEY STILL LYNCH BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

sunnubian ·
http://act.colorofchange.org/s...=3353.1449750.YrOOtG SIGN PETITION: Justice for #RamarleyGraham On February 2, 2012, plainclothes NYPD Officer Richard Haste followed unarmed 18-year-old Ramarley Graham to his home in the Bronx, violently broke down his door without a search warrant, and killed him in front of his grandmother and younger brother. Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson convened a Grand Jury that voted to indict Officer Haste, but a judge threw out the indictment, citing...
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Re: HOW THEY STILL LYNCH BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA

Jalil ·
Thanks for the petition link. Aside from Ramarley Graham, US AG Eric Holder also has the Alfred Wright case on his desk. Let’s move on these cases!
 
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