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  1. deanrd

    White Republicans always talk about inner cities, but never talk about Appalachia. Why?

    White Republicans always talk about inner cities, but never talk about Appalachia. Why? White Republicans insist that they’re very concerned for African-Americans in inner-city communities. At the same time, if you point out the poverty in Appalachia, they’ll say that’s because there’s...
  2. JGalt

    The Negro Project

    Before it was called “Planned Parenthood,” it was called "The Negro Project." "The Negro Project was initiated in 1939 by Sanger’s Birth Control Federation of America, an early form of Planned Parenthood. The purpose was to promote contraception use among the black population of the South...
  3. NewsVine_Mariyam

    The Worst Cities For Black Americans

    The following story demonstrates the effects of institutional racism. "Disparities in socioeconomic measures exist to some degree nationwide. However, in certain cities, gaps in outcomes along racial lines are chasmic. 24/7 Wall St. created an index based on racial disparities in eight...
  4. deanrd

    Because Black People don't know how to follow instructions.

    So I was watching this reporter walk through the Brian Kemp for Governor of Georgia headquarters. She started talking to a Kemp spokeswomen. The reporter asked about voter suppression. The spokeswoman said there was no suppression. The reporter asked about the 5 separate rulings from the...
  5. deanrd

    "He said 'don't shoot me, I won't shoot you.' He's like, 'whites don't kill whites.'"

    Kentucky gunman attempted to enter predominantly black church minutes before grocery store shooting The white man accused of gunning down two African-Americans at a grocery store in Kentucky was recorded on surveillance video attempting to enter a predominantly black church minutes before the...
  6. deanrd

    Question: Who do you think republicans will go after first? And why?

    So who do you think they’ll go after first? And why? Gays African-Americans Hispanics women’s rights Muslims Someone else I haven’t listed?
  7. P@triot

    Hatriots exploiting the African-American community once again

    It was 160 years ago. I think we can let it go now. But of course - this isn't about helping the African-American community. This is about exploiting them. This is a new attempt at a first step towards "free" tuition. If they can get "free" tuition for the African-American community under the...
  8. C

    All African American Readers Must Read This

    This is a message for African Americans, Many people love to complain about Donald Trump's racism but what some people may not know is that Hillary Clinton is racist as well. Hillary was a member of the Goldwater Girls. The Goldwater Girls organization opposed the 1964 Civil Rights Act. She was...
  9. P

    Trump Ben Carson Supports Donald Trump's African American Strategy

    What do you guys think? Is Ben right? Read more here
  10. TeaBagger

    The Blacks

    Is being critical of a culture racist? Ben Affleck called Bill Maher and Sam Harris racists for criticizing Islam. African American culture is not serving Blacks well but is any non Black is critical of the behavior of Blacks they get called a racist. Personally I believe that true racism is...
  11. AveryJarhman

    'Hateful Eight' Star Samuel L. Jackson: Muslim Americans Are 'the New Young Black Men'

    'Hateful Eight' Star Samuel L. Jackson: Muslim Americans Are 'the New Young Black Men' *"Samuel L. Jackson said that an increase in racial profiling sentiment following recent terror attacks is turning Muslim Americans into “the new young black men.”* It is true that African American people...
  12. Fufu

    Should African Americans seek refugee status?

    A story about this African American guy called Kyle Canty recently made the news. He is seeking refugee status in Canada (Vancouver). He’s basically claiming that he is part of a minority that is “being exterminated at an alarming rate.” On top of that he said that “I’m in fear of my life...
  13. U

    PLEASE HELP OUT A STUDENT: Analysis of Race and Gender

    Hello everyone! I am currently working on a research project for my sociology class called Race in the US. For this assignment I am focusing on intersectionality and the relationship between race and gender privilege/oppression. If any of you would answer these questions it would help me out...
  14. Anonymous1977

    "American Blacks should not participate in the American military," says Louis Farrakhan. Trea-...

    Full Title: "American Blacks should not participate in the American military," says Louis Farrakhan. Treasonous statement or not? He is an awful racist guy as we can see with his statement. But I am asking about the part of his statement that says that some members of our country SHOULD NOT...

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