“In the seriously chilling video above, (seriously chilling part starts about :26 in), the girls are led through the corridors of the school to an open courtyard where seemingly hundreds of their schoolmates chant their disdain for the sixteen and sevente
“Only 50 percent of some 18.9 million Latino immigrants in this country now send money regularly to relatives in their home countries, compared with 73 percent two years ago, the survey found.”
“Acceptable blackness is defined as the absence of overt culture and of difference. It is a level of conformity that requires absolute perfection. One break…one mistake…and the illusion is shattered, once broken never to be repaired again.”
“When will they get it through their heads that this is their problem too? That we are tethered to each other until the end of this country’s days? When will they understand that black America may go down first, but it won’t go alone.”
“More to the point the “Sista Souljah moment” is the province of white folks who basically regard black people and the fight against racism as some sort of political tool to garner the votes of other more thuggish whites.”
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