Tag: racism

Japanese American Internment Remembered, As Trump Rounds Up Immigrants

Japanese American Internment Remembered, As Trump Rounds Up Immigrants

Eliot Elisofon / Getty Images The Japanese American Citizens League held a “Day of Remembrance” at Sebastopol’s Enmanji Buddhist Temple on Feb. 18 in Northern California. Around 200 people marked the 75th anniversary of the incarceration of over 120,000 innocent West Coast Americans of Japanese ancestry in internment camps during World War II. “They were […]

By February 26, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Blood Soaked Roots of Racism

Blood Soaked Roots of Racism

https://bitchmedia.org/post/systemic-racism-is-that-really-a-thing “Racism springs from the lie that certain human beings are less than fully human. It’s a self-centered falsehood that corrupts our minds into believing we are right to treat others as we would not want to be treated.”   [emphasis added] Alveda King “As I often say, we have come a long way from […]

By October 22, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Interview of Filmmaker Walter Shaw On The Unknowns

Interview of Filmmaker Walter Shaw On The Unknowns

Author Lillian Taylor interviews reformed notorious jewel thief turned filmmaker Walter Shaw on this latest film, The Unknowns. Focusing of themes around rising from adversity, Shaw shares with Taylor the story of his now famous inventor father, Walter L. Shaw’s, lifelong challenges, the struggles around making a film, and what inspired him to tell the […]

By February 28, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Excremental Winds

Excremental Winds

The sphincter opens and the foul excremental winds of bigotry, racism, and hypocrisy Rush-es forth to seize and choke its victims before they have a chance to shield themselves from the filth being spewed upon them. Many turn away in disgust, and reset their dials to avoid such evil being broadcast over the airwaves. Sadly, perhaps just […]

By March 12, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Cliven Bundy’s Historic and Strategic Racism

Cliven Bundy’s Historic and Strategic Racism

www.policemag.com The Posse Comitatus Act is the United States federal law (18 U.S.C. § 1385, original at 20 Stat. 152) that was passed by the Forty-Fifth Congress on June 18, 1878. This came one year after the end of Reconstruction and was updated in 1981. Its intent (in concert with the Insurrection Act of 1807) […]

After Trayvon – A Short Film

After Trayvon – A Short Film

After Trayvon A Short Film WATCH  &  LISTEN.  THINK  THEN  REACT.  THIS NEEDS TO BE TALKED ABOUT. IT  NEEDS  TO  BE  TAUGHT  IN  SCHOOLS.  TOLERANCE.  A  NEED  FOR ANGER MANAGEMENT.  FIRST  REACTION  IS  NOT  TO  KILL. THE YOUNG BLACK MAN IS  NOT  A  DANGER TO YOU.  THERE  ARE  DANGERS  BUT IT ISN’T FROM THE YOUNG  […]

Bill O’Reilly’s Irresponsible “Talking Points” on Race

Bill O’Reilly’s Irresponsible “Talking Points” on Race

Perhaps the only thing positive about the mass media’s obsession with the killing of Trayvon Martin has been the quasi national dialog on race and racism in the U.S. Quasi, unfortunately, because most of the time the political left and political right seems to be talking past each other. I went to high school in […]

By August 15, 2013 4 Comments Read More →
Movie Review: Django Unchained

Movie Review: Django Unchained

Originally published on Tired of Previews? Question: Are you a fan of Tarantino films? Both my hands are up, high. I have admired the writer/producer/actor/director for over 20 years now. In fact, Reservoir Dogs is in my top 5 favorite films of all time. Sure, there have been a few of his films I didn’t care for […]

By January 4, 2013 10 Comments Read More →
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