Category : Culture

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

Congress Apologizes for Slavery, Jim Crow

npr.org - Thank you, Mr. Speaker, and Mr. Chairman. It is with pride that I introduce this resolution with 120 co-sponsors from both sides of the aisle. It is with pride that I serve as a member of this instit…Tweeted by @CjsGoMarket https://twitter....

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

America's new Jim Crow system | Michelle Alexander

theguardian.com - Ever since Barack Obama lifted his right hand and took his oath of office, ordinary people and their leaders around the globe have been celebrating our nation's "triumph over race". There's an implic…Tweeted by @betsylangert https:/...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

The U.S. Is Still Forcibly Sterilizing Prisoners

talkpoverty.org - In the wake of the neo-Nazi attacks in Charlottesville, officials in several Southern states have renewed calls to remove Confederate monuments from public spaces. This week, North Carolina Gov. Roy …Tweeted by @TungstenPoles https:...