The people in a place make the place.
… is an attribute of blackness.
That is to say, in any given setting, if perhaps 20% of white people would display willful defiance, perhaps 30% of blacks would. The actual differences in proportion are probably much greater.
We will examine first the evidence that this is so, and then consider the ramifications for black prosperity.
I do intend the evidence to be exhausting.
Continue reading Willful defiance
Or is it disembodied speech?(*) Continue reading Is this the voice of BLM?
The power of dogma. Continue reading Black unity
Until black folk love themselves
like white folk love themselves,
there will be no change.
Music: George Benson, “The Greatest Love of All”
August 9, 2018.
Here is Baltimore’s latest atrocity.
The murder occurred 07/05/18. The above article is dated 07/20/18.
We’ll see if the situation is unchanged as of the date this post appears.
August 17, 2018:
2016-11-10 – 2 plead guilty in rape, killing of 16-year-old Baltimore girl
2016-11-29 – Testimony Played Again in Teenager’s Case of Arnesha Bowers’ Murder
2016-12-02 – Jury returns partial verdict in Raeshawn Rivers trial
2016-12-05 – After Split Jury, Teen Accused In Bowers Murder To Be Retried In March
I continue to be scandalized over what I perceive as a lack of outrage, as indifference, in the community over this crime.
Friday, September 2, 2016
On the one hand, I am strongly tempted to include this one in my list of “biased headlines.”
On the other hand, whether or not I agree with him — At this writing, I’ve read most of the article but not all, and have not yet been able to determine whether or not I do. — German Lopez presents here a very thorough and balanced analysis. This piece is to be regarded as a tremendous resource for any future discussions.