Category : Culture

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

The Roadmap to Reparations – #ADOS

ados101.com - In recent weeks as Democratic candidates have announced their bid for the Presidential nomination of the party, the national discussion is shifting from the U.S.-Mexico border and DACA to a reckoning…Tweeted by @Vick_VMA https://twitter...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

High-Tech Dystopia and Utopia

prospect.org - A statue of George Orwell outside the BBC Radio Studios The Open Mind explores the world of ideas across politics, media, science, technology, and the arts. The American Prospect is republishing this…Tweeted by @Sebazpower https://twit...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

Opinion | The Lost Promise of Reconstruction

nytimes.com - Why should we care today about these long-ago decisions? Because in a legal environment that relies so heavily on precedent the shadow of the retreat from Reconstruction still hangs over contemporary…Tweeted by @PeterSchledorn https://t...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

‘Segregation Had to Be Invented’

theatlantic.com - To ensure that they’d win in the elections of 1898, Democrats also resorted to physical intimidation. Their paramilitary arm, the Red Shirts, marched on black communities across North Carolina, disru…Tweeted by @docrocktex26 https:/...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

Disney+ To Censor A Number Of Films

oneangrygamer.net - Disney will be censoring a number of films that make their debut on Disney+ according to multiple reports. This includes the classic 1941 Dumbo, Toy Story 2 and Song of the South. Bounding Into Comic…Tweeted by @OneAngryGamerHD ht...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

Jim Crow Museum - Ferris State University

ferris.edu - The Jim Crow Museum is open and is FREE to the public. The Museum features six exhibit areas -- Who and What is Jim Crow, Jim Crow Violence, Jim Crow and Anti-Black Imagery, Battling Jim Crow Imagery…Tweeted by @aditi https://twitter.com...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

The New Definition of Racism

democracyguardian.com - What has been increasingly clear is that there is no longer a universal definition of racism. The combination of a changing demographic where white people are racing toward becoming a minority in Ame…Tweeted by @mcspocky https...

Lifestyle / Culture - 1 week ago

Prison Culture » Essential Reading

usprisonculture.com - I got an e-mail in September from a young college student named Maggie who asked me to share a list of the essential readings for someone who is trying to better understand the prison industrial comp…Tweeted by @ashoncrawley htt...