Biden Doubles Down After Reminding Everyone Democrats Owned Slaves — NATION AND STATE

Joe Biden has an old Democrat problem. After relentless flip-flopping; blowing in the wind on topics from abortion, to Iraq, to immigration, to integrating schools – Biden has finally chosen a hill to die on; bragging about working with segregationist Democrat Senators, James Eastland (D-Miss.) and Herman Talmadge (D-Ga.), in order to “get things done.”  https://nationandstate.com/2019/06/20/biden-doubles-down-after-reminding-everyone-democrats-owned-slaves/

Black Ivy League students want other Central Park 5 prosecutor fired as well —

After successfully cancelling the career of Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein, Black law students at Columbia University in Manhattan are now calling for Elizabeth Lederer’s head, the lead district attorney on that infamous case. According to Vulture, the Black Law Students Association wants the Ivy League institution to fire Lederer who headed the D.A.’s case to falsely imprison the … Continue reading Black Ivy League students want other Central Park 5 prosecutor fired as well —

NY Teacher made Black students act like slaves in mock auction and call white students “Master” — theGrio

A school in New York is under investigation in wake of claims that one of its educators made Black students pretend to be slaves in a mock slave auction during a class exercise. According to WWNYTV, outraged parent, Nicole Dayes, claims her fourth-grade son and another African-American child at Watertown City’s North Elementary School were put into … Continue reading NY Teacher made Black students act like slaves in mock auction and call white students “Master” — theGrio

Opinion: Please Stop Saying/Reporting Police Shot/Killed “Unarmed Black Man/Woman”

If the Second Amendment guarantees all people the right to “keep and bear Arms”, then why is there a need to always report that a Black person being shot or killed by police was unarmed? I don’t recall hearing them say this when white people are shot or killed by police. In fact, I’m sure … Continue reading Opinion: Please Stop Saying/Reporting Police Shot/Killed “Unarmed Black Man/Woman”

Did You Know Lady Liberty Was a Monument to Slavery Abolishment, Not Immigration? — The Root

The new Statue of Liberty Museum, which opened Thursday in New York Harbor, brings to light a little-spoken-of aspect of the statue’s history: Lady Liberty was originally intended celebrate the end of slavery, not the arrival of immigrants. https://www.theroot.com/did-you-know-lady-liberty-was-a-monument-to-slavery-abo-1835048866

Students at Houston high school dress up for offensive ‘thug day’; admins say ‘not funny’ — theGrio

Students at Memorial High School, donning costumes that were not authorized by officials for their spirit week wound up getting it cancelled Students at a Houston high school may have taken their spirit week too far when they dressed in racially offensive clothing, chains, jewels and jerseys and some plaited their hair in corn rows … Continue reading Students at Houston high school dress up for offensive ‘thug day’; admins say ‘not funny’ — theGrio