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Malcolm X Matters: Icon’s Words Still Ring True | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
Malcolm didn’t tiptoe around diagnosing the illness of white supremacy or pointing out its symptoms in the form of religious terrorism and police brutality. He boldly declared that systemic racism is not baseless conjecture; rather, it is a deeply embedded statement of fact that provides the framework for the United States of America. 144 more words
Black Time Travel | Raven Symone doesn’t want Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill: “We need to move a little bit forward” – Did she ever say this about slave owner Andrew Jackson being on the $20 bill for all these years? 108 more words
This is the man they killed and vilified over the years…
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In the name of Allah, the …beneficent, the merciful…
For 40 years, or was it longer, I can’t remember, I did all I could to give people houses, hospitals, schools, and when they were hungry, I gave them food.
Frankie Boyle writes for the Guardian newspaper: “The anti-immigration election rhetoric is perverse – we fear the arrival of people that we have drawn here with the wealth we stole from them..” 359 more words
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "the older I get, the less interested I am in how the West sees Africa, and the more interested I am in how Africa sees itself."
Last night Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie delivered the Arthur Miller Freedom to Write Lecture at PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature.
In the Q&A session afterwards, she said: 458 more words