It’s a reason gangs started in Chicago….
On Sunday, the highly-anticipated HBO series Watchmen set the internet ablaze with America’s shocked reactions to a little-known incident frequently called the Tulsa Race Riots. The bombing of Black Wall Street is common knowledge to a large percentage of black folks (we’ve written about it at least 20 times, including here, here and here), but apparently it’s news to a lot of people who prefer a whitewashed, sanitized version of American history. Continue reading
Shame it took a TV show to inform ppl about our illustrious history and the devils who destroyed Greenwood….
Chayanne Hubbard watched the premiere episode of Watchmen because she’s a Regina King fan. Continue reading
Not surprised in the least…
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WTHR) – A former sales manager at a Mercedes-Benz dealership in Lafayette is now suing the business for racial discrimination.
The lawsuit against his former employer alleges he was “fired in retaliation for complaining about the owner’s repeated use of the N-word, including boasting about systematically overcharging African American customers for vehicles, referring to it as ‘n***er scalping.'” Continue reading
I know personally Philly PD ain’t shit….
The Philadelphia Police Department has taken 72 officers off the street because of social media posts described as racist, sexist, and violent. They were recently revealed by a watchdog group that reviewed thousands of posts from police officers around the country. Errol Barnett reports.
via Philadelphia Pulls 72 Cops Off the Street Over Racist, Sexist and Violent Social Media Posts – Black Main Street
Is this pancake faced weave wearing wanch actually tryin to defend the use of Akata (which means wild animal with no home) toward AmeriKKKan born Afrikans or ADOS as the term is being slung around????
I swear too many Nigerians have issues with us yet want all the benefits of us when in AmeriKKKa….
Just a little bit of history about my hometown that many don’t speak of… Chicago has always been one of the most racist places in AmeriKKKa…
Chapter 12/Chicago Is A Great Foreign City
Red Summer The Summer of 1919 And The Awakening Of Black America
Events that lead up to the race war explosion that occurred 100 years ago on July 27, 1919. The Chicago Race War was one of the most violent confrontations that have ever occurred in this nation. Listen as I read from the book Red Summer, The Summer Of 1919 And The Awakening of Black America by Cameron McWhither. This book details those events that enveloped the city of Chicago where the forces of racial animosity, racial hatred, racial misunderstanding, racial segregation, and racial oppression.
via 100 Years Ago The Great Race War In Chicago When Blacks Fought Back Against White Mobs
It’s all about the complexion for protection…
A Black Vermont man lambasted a judge this week for ignoring requests to impose bail on a self-described white nationalist who violated a court order by allegedly purchasing a handgun. Continue reading
I guess they sayin his old arse accidently did this? FOH
At least six people were hospitalized Wednesday after a driver hit a group of people waiting at a bus stop in Minneapolis, according to a new report. At least three of those people were injured critically. One witness who filmed the immediate aftermath said the driver, who is white, “intentionally” drove into the people at the bus stop because they were Black. Continue reading
Good show from Zo & co
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Can many Whites SEE Blacks as we are without sociological, religious, or stereotypical bias?
via (1) Can many Whites SEE Blacks as we are without sociological, religious, or stereotypical bias? – YouTube