Black and White Photo: Day 5

ReBlog: “Heart Mountain Relocation Center, Heart…

todaysdocument: “Heart Mountain Relocation Center, Heart Mountain, Wyoming. A typical Nisei family, Bill, Alice and Young Mike Hosokawa. Bill is editor of the Heart Mountain Sentinel. Heart Mountain Relocation Center newspaper.” 9/16/1942 Parker, Tom, Photographer.  Series: Central Photographic File of the War Relocation Authority, 1942 – 1945. Record Group 210: Records …

This is American Racism 

It’s only been 52 years since Jim Crow intimidation was made illegal with the Voter’s Rights Act. I got tired of reading the “This isn’t America” posts on Twitter. In fact by the Saturday evening, I wanted to throw my computer across the room. We had just witnessed horrible acts …

Quote: To a world sick with racism…

To a world sick with racism, get better soon.

New Agenda, Janet Jackson

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Charlottesville: ENOUGH Excuses!

I will never get the image of those two young men out of my mind. That driver, filled with hate, changed the lives of many yesterday. I pray that both of them are alive. I pray for their families. Both men, one Black and the other White, were protesting against …

I don’t have time…

I don’t have time for subtle northern racism. I know I should be used to it after growing up in New Jersey. However, when it does appear, it’s as annoying as that nasty mosquito that won’t leave you alone. Now that 2016 has become the “Year of the Racist” with constant updates on television and Twitter, I don’t have time to deal with people’s issues about my Black skin

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