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Civil Rights Slavery Government

Juneteenth and Independence Day

A few days ago on June 19th called Juneteenth, Black Americans celebrated this nation’s granting and military enforcement of the ending of slavery in this nation named the United States of America.

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Racism Socio-Economics

Issue of Reparations For Descendants of Black Slaves in America

As priority permits I plan to undertake a relatively comprehensive examination of the issue of reparations for blacks in American who are descendants of Blacks enslaved in America. But for now I will just note what Black Billionaire Robert Johnson … Read the rest “Issue of Reparations For Descendants of Black Slaves in America”

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Slavery Racism

Juneteenth

On June 19, 1865 the General Order presented below was issued in the State of Texas. This day has become known as Juneteenth.

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Christianity Church Racism Social Issues

Christian Churches Combating Racists and Racism

The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them. (Isaiah 11:6; also Isaiah 65:25)… Read the rest “Christian Churches Combating Racists and Racism”

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Race and Racism Courts and Law Racism Government

A Note on the Recent Killings of Two Black Men That Led to Massive Protests & Riots

The cases of Arbery and Floyd reminds me of the principle of stereotyping as one of and most likely the root cause of problematic interaction between law enforcement and the minority community and the larger issue of racism.

I certainly … Read the rest “A Note on the Recent Killings of Two Black Men That Led to Massive Protests & Riots”