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Cartoons and the brainwashing of children of color

This weekend I have the pleasure of spending time with my grandson. He is a cutie who triggers a smile every time I look at or…

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Coming down and around

Coming down and around by Gary Crane   Coming down and around follow the sound coming around and down endless dark cycles around and around…

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Misleading Studies and Recommendations Lead To Repackaging Failed Policies

Misleading Studies and Recommendations Lead To Failed Policies in African-American Communities. I read The Crime Report almost every day.  It’s a news service that is…

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Avoiding People And Outdoor Spaces

Avoiding Outdoor Spaces and People For some time, I’ve noticed growing avoidance of people and outdoor spaces. I thought it was my surroundings, but that’s…

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Editor’s Note: Trump Redefines What It Means To Be American

Lately, to tell the truth is un-American.   A pattern of distraction has emerged in Donald Trump’s timing of propaganda generated chaos. He’s become a…

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ICE Raids: Know Your Rights guide

Know Your Rights guide The ACLU sent the following email which they want to share so victims of Trump’s administration inhuman immigration policy will know…

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Same Shit Different Package: NYC Plans to replace Rikers Island Facility

Four jails New York City plans to replace its Rikers Island facility will have cells with natural sunlight, space for programming and a children’s play…

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FFT: Isn’t Tucker Carlson More Dangerous Than Michelle Carter?

I’m in a hurry but felt compelled to respond to the rants of a racist in a Food For Thought (FFT) post. Isn’t Tucker Carlson…

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A Physician’s Perspective On How The Opioid Crisis Began

Purdue’s David Sackler Added to Colorado Opioid Lawsuit The actions of the Sackler family and Purdue Pharma included sharing studies that they knew were misleading,…

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Central Park 5

Central Park 5: What About The Innocent Victims Of A System Intentionally Flawed

The Real Culprit in the Central Park 5 Convictions To begin with, the notion that Fairstein and Lederer are uniquely evil suggests that the Central…

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Editor’s Note: Recycled Racism

After a long hiatus, I’m back.   Recently, I read a book review that got me hot and bothered. Why Tackling Urban Violence Should Be First…

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Editor’s Note: A Lesson In Communication and Culture

Around me, the world seems to be exploding. Distrust is rampant. I never thought I would live in such a violent and divided world. The…

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