Fighting Poverty, Drugs and Even Violence, All on a Teacher’s Salary
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Okay. I’ve found it. The absolute culmination of the “we have to build bridges with the far right” argument.
Henry Cadbury was a Quaker, and I’m sure he was a lovely man. But wow, was he wrong in a very familiar way.
Among the anti-fascist tactics Cadbury condemned? Boycotts. He called them “war without bloodshed.”
Astonishingly, Cadbury gave this speech to a conference of rabbis. It was not well-received.
Rabbi Stephen Wise (who would, ironically, himself be later criticized for equivocation on anti-Nazi topics) repudi…
Another rabbi basically said any talk of “loving” Hitler was pointless sophistry.
That same rabbi on the moral and practical necessity for a diversity of tactics:
(Same day, same page: American Baptist pastor says the appeal of Nazi antisemitism is grounded not in bigotry, but—…
The conference released a statement repudiating Cadbury’s both-sidesism and insisting on the moral necessity of
Xi Jinping decides to abolish presidential term limits – Back to the old days
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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, South African an anti-apartheid activist and former wife to Nelson Mandela has died.
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela remained unbowed throughout her life and will be remembered for her obstinance: “I’m not…
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Activist, Dies At 81
14th June 1964 just after the Rivonia Treason Trial was the day a young Winnie Mandela took a conscious decision
Remember when Israel supported South Africa’s apartheid regime? Good times.
U.S. Supreme Court rules against citizenship for African Americans with the Dred Scott decision (1857)…
She sacrificed her family, raising her children, her health, her marriage, her career, her education, her community…
Ina Maka (Mother Earth) as an antidepressant
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This afternoon I asked Ashley Bryan if he’d accomplished most of what he wanted to do in art and children’s literat…
Carrie Mae Weems: May Flower, 2002
Call For Applications: Halcyon Arts Lab Fellowship for Artists Addressing Social Justice, Civic Engagement, and
Black Post-Blackness: The Black Arts Movement and Twenty-First-Century Aesthetics by Dr. Margo Crawford…
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@agarwaen Heavy metal came *after* Jimi Hendrix. These artists were about the same age as Jimi Hendrix and mostly
“Black women in this country are viewed as perfectly acceptable and desirable for taking care of other’s people
Since losing my father in September, people have been *surprised* when I say that he was my best friend because
“To me we are the most beautiful creatures in the whole world. Black people. My job is to somehow make them curious…
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