Category : Culture

- 9 months ago

The Racist Origin of America’s Gun Control Laws

thenewamerican.com - A freed slave and tenant farmer, Roda Ann Childs of Griffin, Georgia, testified on September 25, 1866 before the Freedman’s Bureau in her state of what happened when eight armed men barged into her h…Tweeted by @thefoxygoddess ht...

- 9 months ago

The New Jim Crow, Chapter 1

dwswanson.com - Richard Johnson and I are blogging our way through The New Jim Crow during the next few weeks. We’ll rotate between chapters, posting reflections and the questions this important book is raising for …Tweeted by @realShelleyC https://t...

- 9 months ago

The Segregated Past of Drive-In Movie Theaters (Guest Column)

hollywoodreporter.com - For motion picture exhibitors laid low by COVID-19, the resurrection of the drive-in theater is more an exercise in desperation than nostalgia, a back-to-the-future gambit seeking to dip into the onl…Tweeted by @Loli17 https:/...

- 9 months ago

Black Achievements and Insults to Black History

newsbusters.org - Many whites are ashamed, saddened and feel guilty about our history of slavery, Jim Crow and gross racial discrimination. Many black people remain angry over the injustices of the past and what they …Tweeted by @bartmckinley https:/...

- 9 months ago

DNC Chair Ignores Democrats' Jim Crow History

usnews.com - There are some people out there who don’t like the recent GOP push to make the presentation of a photo ID a pre-condition of being able to cast a ballot. Count among them Debbie Wasserman Schultz, th…Tweeted by @MammaG4 https://twitter.c...

- 9 months ago

Meet Swedish- based ugandan singer Haddy Nana

By Reporter Haddy Nana is a Ugandan born musician born and raised in Mbale who later flew to Sweden for work. “I started music during my childhood but i realized that i could actually singing years after joining High school.” She says. Since she has...