The Historical Roots Of An African American Community | Tamina, Texas (a reblog)

Activist, Photographer and Oral Historian Marti Corn is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From her project ‘The Ground On Which I Stand‘. To see Marti’s projects click on any image. In 1871, the community of Tamina was created by freed slaves fortunate enough to buy their own land. Along […] Who […]

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When A Culture Produces This Much Sexual Assault, It’s No Accident… It’s Patriarchy (a repost)

When A Culture Produces This Much Sexual Assault, It’s No Accident… It’s Patriarchy Patriarchy is ‘the’ culture that gave birth to the ‘isms’. 1st sexism, then classism, than racism, etc. It is hierarchical; (rich) white men at the top and they dominate and control everybody else…(white) women, poorer white men, and the ‘rest of us’. […] […]

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racist commandments

Be a quiet racist, you don’t make enough money to irritate the minorities and interrupt my systemic capitalism. Be a good racist, gloat about how much you helped the homeless black man and neglect to tell the public how many times you called him a poor nigger on your way home. Be a devout racist, […]

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Who is the nigger?

Now here in this country, we’ve got something called a nigger.. We have invented the nigger. I didn’t event him. White people invented him. I’ve always known, I had to know by the time I was 17 years old, What you were describing was not me, And what you were afraid of was not me […]

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