YOUTUBE: I Am Threatened By Stalkers

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I Am Threatened By  Stalkers Several weeks ago I posted the comment below marked linked to the Shamrock video. Since then a series of replies have culminated into name calling and a threat by someone name cochrancd  and his accomplice Chandler Dean   who knows where I live.   Cochrancd threatened to contact the NH Board of…

Police Harassment: Are Police Officers Fabricating Crimes to Justify Discrimination?

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Police arrested a man 56 times at work for trespassing. http://youtu.be/cpepSMgRYzw?list=PLCoNz4DrrR5LLhTT9a3pLmmSvuIUgnXEb Earl Sampson picked up by Miami Gardens Police 256 times– the equivalent of an once a week for the last 4 years and arrested 56 times  for trespassing at his place of employment where he still works.  None of the arrests resulted in  convictions and…

Labels Do Harm

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Labels  Do Harm Labels are dangerous when we believe and identify with them. Western culture deploys labels as weapons to weaken and discredit groups of people. For example, Palestinians are labelled terrorists. And for many years, I did not question the label but rather subconsciously absorbed it as knowledge. Over the last several years, my…

Weekend Quotes To Inspire Self-Improvement

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There is little you can learn from doing nothing. ~ Zig Ziglar It is not length of life, but depth of life. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Do not be afraid of defeat. You are never so near to victory as when defeated in a good cause. ~ Henry Ward Beecher What the mind of man…

Justice for Renisha now!

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Justice for Renisha now!   Nineteen year-old Renisha McBride — an unarmed Black woman from Detroit — was tragically shot dead in a mostly white suburb of Dearborn Heights, MI on Saturday, November 2, 2013. She was seeking help after being involved in a car accident nearby. Renisha was lost and frightened when she approached…

Jon Stewart: Discussions Of Israel / Gaza Conflict

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 Jon Stewart: Discussions Of Israel / Gaza Conflict This video captures any discussion of Gaza and Israel. Jon Stewart demonstrates the impossibility of discussing the Israel-Gaza conflict Full Story at :  Jon Stewart Perfectly Captures What It’s Like To Talk About Israel/Gaza *** In another story, Jon Stewart wants to raise $10 billion to buy…

The Success of The War On Drugs on Education

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The Success of The War On Drugs  on Education Part 2 of Prison Reform Benefits Education Reform   Was the war on drugs successful?    At one time,   many believed blacks were criminals and I started to fear my own people.  The power of the media in creating illusions should never be dismissed. The war…

Law Enforcement Entrapment: Stings and Arrests Targeting Minorities, Muslims, Mentally Ill and OUR Children

Daniel Pantaleo, the 8-year veteran NYPD cop accused of killing Eric Garner with a chokehold on Thursday, was stripped of his gun and badge by his ...

NYPD Officer Who Allegedly Choked Eric Garner Has Already Cost City $30,000 For Unlawful Strip Search   New York- NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was caught on video putting 43-year-old Eric Garner in an apparent chokehold resulting in death last Thursday over suspicion of selling loose cigarettes, has already been named as defendant in two civil suits…

Black Disadvantage: Unpacking the Obvious Baggage of Blackness

Originally posted on Race-less Gospel:
Privilege  (syn.): “honor, freedom, favor, pleasure, right, benefit, advantage, opportunity, license, joy, treat” Disadvantage (syn.): hindrance, inconvenience, drawback, difficulty, demerit, weakness, shortcoming, trouble, burden, hardship, nuisance, minus, handicap” Though shared at family gatherings along with secrets for surviving it, detailed in personal narratives and recorded in historical renderings of the…

Quotes For The Week: A Life Worthwhile

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Blessed be he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed. ~Alexander Pope *** Avoid popularity if you would have peace. ~Abraham Lincoln *** Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former. ~Albert Einstein *** Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.…

The giant and the boy who threw stones

Originally posted on Deconstructing Myths:
(Photo credit: al-saber) In America, most flag waving, apple pie eating Christians are familiar with the biblical story of David and Goliath. This story has all the attributes of the underdog coming out on top that Americans love to lap up with their New York Times and morning cup of joe.…

Israel is erasing Palestine from the map

Originally posted on kalki:
Israel is erasing Palestine from the map Since 1948, the Palestinians are living condemned to perpetual humiliation. They can not even breathe without authorization. They have lost their homeland, their land, their water, their freedom, everything. ? The scenes of mutilation of women, children and civilians in general, by Israeli forces…

CA Movement Against The Police Brutality Epidemic

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  CA Movement: March Against The Police Brutality Epidemic on American Citizens This looked like a great rally.  Thank you for creating, publishing and sharing videos.  They were fantastic!  Great to watch and listen: Solidarity with families whose lives were impacted by police brutality. My condolence to the family of Eric Garner.  As more contextual information pour in…

Big Business and Slavery

  Big business and potential slavery http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/opinion/07-Jul-2014/big-business-and-potential-slavery   The private prison industry is one of the fastest growing in the US with its investors sitting on Wall Street. It is a full-blown, extremely profitable industry generating millions of dollars of income for its investors. It even has its own websites, trade shows, catalogues, conventions, etc,…

February 1994 My Suicide and Death

Originally posted on takingthemaskoff:
“Don’t try to break down their door. Don’t try out new medicines on them. Just be there among them, because there is nothing else for you but to be one of them. Then you may have success” –Confucius Charcoal charcoal. Puke, puke, puke, puke. I’m tired. I’m out. As I am…

Comment: Call For More Information On Age-Related Memory Loss

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Originally posted on FMS Global News:
MAJOR CAUSE OF AGE-RELATED MEMORY LOSS Study points to possible treatments and confirms distinction between memory loss due to aging and that of Alzheimer’s From the News Desk of Jeanne Hambleton Source Newsroom: Columbia University Medical Center Newswise — NEW YORK, NY — A team of Columbia University Medical…

Friedrich Nietzsche : Quotes of Power Acceptance and Ego

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All great things must first wear terrifying and monstrous masks in order to inscribe themselves on the hearts of humanity. -Friedrich Nietzsche *** All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. -Friedrich Nietzsche *** We often refuse to accept an idea merely…

Luck And Support Equal Opportunity

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Luck And Support Equal Opportunity Once upon a time, optimism was a lifestyle.   Those were the young days from then  came reality called maturity.  Optimism now dying embers, still recognized luck as crucial to successful outcomes including life, work, family, children and everything else. Once upon a time, I believed luck was opportunity meeting…

LinkedIn Models BAD Customer Service

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Customer Service is now a tweet in winds of cyberspace.  LinkedIn demonstrates the new era of NO customer service and POOR customer experience. Linkedhelp tweeted:   LinkedIn Help ‏@LinkedInHelp  1h @astronglady We’re waiting for your response to our email. If you need us to resend our email – let me know. Thanks! /Kat LinkedIn Help ‏@LinkedInHelp  14h @astronglady Looks…

Albert Einstein: Quotes To Understand Life

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Not everything that counts can be counted and not everything that can be counted counts. -Albert Einstein *** The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible. -Albert Einstein *** The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive. -Albert…

Who Decides the News?

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Originally posted on Failure to Listen:
Who Decides the News? Today the term is Trending!   WHO decides ‘what Trending is’?   WHAT is Trending (definition)?   WHY is it Trending?  WHERE is it Trending?  WHEN did the Trending begin?  HOW was Trending determined to be Trending? Let’s each explore those 5Ws & How .   The answers might give…

Above The Law : Compare and Contrast Police Behavior

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Compare and Contrast Police At Work   Two videos:  one victim white the other black. Observe police behavior and note the  commentaries Claims of excessive force against police department investigated   My commentary on youtube: I can provide many other training videos that are worse.   For someone in law enforcement  to say he has…

A Single View of Education Reform

Originally posted on aneducatedbrother:
From Carmen Dixon, an educator and community organizer living in Harlem, New York City, The New York Amsterdam News, May 22-May 28, 2014 Corporate Charter School Hijackers Destroying Public Education Opinion-Editorial New York City has become a hotbed for education reformers making promises to ready Black and Brown children for college and…

How to manage all your financial affairs from a $20 mobile phone

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Originally posted on Quartz:
“I feel like a caveman who’s just been handed a Bic lighter,” reported Charles Graeber, a writer for Bloomberg Businessweek who recently went to Nairobi to check out M-Pesa, Kenya’s dominant mobile-money provider. M-Pesa, which allows Kenyans to send each other money via a simple text message, is invariably cited when Western scribes wax…

A nation at-risk: They ain’t heavy

Originally posted on Deconstructing Myths:
(Photo credit: Eugen Anghel) “While there is a lower class, I am in it, while there is a criminal element, I am of it, and while there is a soul in prison, I am not free.” -Eugene V. Debs As America wrestles the last throes of winter to the mat…

A nation at-risk: American hustle

Originally posted on Deconstructing Myths:
(Photo credit: ornella.s) “If the soul is left in darkness sins will be committed. The guilty one is not he who commits the sin, but he who causes the darkness.” -Victor Hugo Whew, it’s been a busy year already as Americans were sucked feet first into the polar vortex and…

Insider Looking Out?

Originally posted on A Holistic Journey:
I got in a reader request today. She wanted to hear from the insiders. My questions for them: So who of you grew up feeling you were an insider? Where or what group did you feel a part of? Was it by race or class? If not, was it…

“WHY WE ARE PROTESTING”

Originally posted on Eléctrica in the Desert:
And my umbrella is perfect, too / Claire O’Brien 2010 ? Gazing at America / Claire O’Brien 2010                WORKERS OF THE WORLD, UNITE! YOU HAVE NOTHING TO LOSE BUT YOUR CHAINS. YOU HAVE A WORLD TO WIN. NEIGHBORS. NEW MEXICO, / C.O’BRIEN 2011 ? “Yankee go home.”…

Racial Profiling Equals Police Harassment of Young Black Males

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Racial Profiling Equals Police Harassment of Young Black Males Cop Says Police Officers Were Told To “Stop And Frisk” ALL BLACK MEN Of A Certain Age Range Good comprehensive coverage by Ashleigh Banfield. Observations:   All eyes on Florida and California police departments.  Also of concern are NYC and Pennsylvania police departments.  Are Blue states leading…

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Why liberals should stop trying to ‘help’ black Americans

 

The black-white poverty gap has widened over the last decade and the poverty rate among blacks is no longer declining. The black-white disparity in incarceration rates today is larger than it was in 1960.

And the black unemployment rate has, on average, been twice as high as the white rate for five decades. In fact, black America has long been stuck in a severe recession. Between 1963 and 2012, annual black unemployment averaged 11.6%, while the average annual national unemployment rate during recessions over the same period was only 6.7%.

Invisible friends

Originally posted on alygeorges:
Making friends is one of the best things in the world, especially if those friends are genuine. It feels really nice when one knows there is someone somewhere who holds them dear, and not because they expect to get anything in return; just pure friendship. Some years ago, when I was…

Police Brutality: A Global Problem | Wycombe Arrest

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Police arrest video July 2014     Supt Ed McLean, the Wycombe Area Commander, said: “Having reviewed the incident, it is clear my officers were faced with a challenging and difficult situation. “A man was non-compliant and was actively resisting arrest. “Officers were faced with a crowd who at times appeared extremely hostile and were,…

ERPA: End Racial Profiling Act

Originally posted on Abagond:
The End Racial Profiling Act (2001, 2004, 2007, 2010, 2011), or ERPA for short, would outlaw racial profiling – where the police stop you because of your race. It is a common experience for black  and Native American men and, increasingly, for Latinos and those who look “Muslim”. ERPA would: Outlaw profiling…

Do You Brain Doodle?

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  Do You Brain Doodle? I do!  Brain doodling is letting the uncensored mind wander. Every once in a while I have an Epiphany.  Last night was one of those nights.  Do you know what the hardest thing for me to accept?  It’s not being alone– that I can live with I’m so busy sometimes…

The best research money can buy?

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Below is an email I received from ColorofChange.org.   I share because of its relevance to the burgeoning problem of #racialprofiling and #policebrutality and violence against people of color.   Moreover,  this letter provides insight into financial incentives underlying our system of false  justice that targets those with pigment as well as motive to arrest…

Conformity is the jailer of freedom…JFK

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A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people. -John Kennedy Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. -John Kennedy A man does what he must – in spite of personal consequences, in…

Videos of American Justice: Part 2 | Elderly Black Woman Smashed to Ground by Police Officer

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Unbelievable  brutality against an 87 year old confused black woman.  On August 1st 2009, Police officer Tammy Scott attacked Virginia Dotson,  an 84 to 87 year-old black  woman with dementia, by brutally smashing her  to the ground outside a Walmart near Columbus, Ohio. Another display of  the excessive force and brutality by a white privileged…

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