It’s a shame how much many of us don’t know about our history in the wilderness of AmeriKKKa…
After my stories last week on the 30th anniversary of the MOVE siege in West Philadelphia in 1985, in which Philadelphia police dropped a bomb on a residential neighborhood, leaving 11 dead — including five children — we were surprised by how many people told us they’d never heard of the bombing. 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
All ghettos and favelas are designed to kill us off without most of the public noticing…. as in Brazil as it is in AmeriKKKa….
When I first starting researching the history of brothers and sisters in Brazil at the end of the 20th century and beginning of the 21st, I honestly thought titles of books by the great Abdias do Nascimento such as Brazil: Mixture or Massacre or The Genocide of the black Brazilian were exaggerations. Now, nearly two decades later, I see these books as the grim prognosis of a reality that has been in the works for more than a century. The more I dig, the more I find evidence that the extinction of the black Brazilian is an ongoing work in progress. Continue reading
After all the hubbub about the Watchmen series premiere and it’s depiction of the Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre, I figured folks needed to know it and Rosewood were not isolated events….
Atlanta Race Riot (1906)
When the Civil War ended, African-Americans in Atlanta began entering the realm of politics, establishing businesses and gaining notoriety as a social class. Increasing tensions between Black wage-workers and the white elite began to grow and ill-feelings were further exacerbated when Blacks gained more civil rights, including the right to vote. 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
Complexion for protection…
America repeatedly shows that some lives are more important for it to protect and preserve than others after a white teen student received preferential legal treatment despite showing obvious signs of being dangerously violent in his school. Continue reading
Demonic MFs… FTP all day long… ain’t no justice, it’s just us…
A cop responding to a domestic dispute call took the victim to a hotel, beat her, raped her, urinated on her, and admitted to it, but gets probation.
Johnson County, AR — Former deputy Robert Retford, with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department was arrested last November on charges of sexual assault. His alleged victim was apparently seeking help from the deputy when she said he beat her, raped her and defecated on her, and made her drink his urine. This month, Retford pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting the woman and will not spend a single day in jail. Continue reading
The parents should be breaking the teacher’s jaw the same way… FOH
“The family of a 7-year-old Baltimore boy said this week that their son was assaulted by an educator at his elementary school. Lateekqua Jackson and Trayvon Grayson Sr. told WBAL-TV that their son, Trayvon Grayson, was assaulted on Monday at City Springs Elementary/Middle School. “My son told me that [the teacher] threw my son into a wall,” Jackson explained.