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Khalid Yasin – About the Nation of Islam & Farrakhan

// Khalid Yasin gives some insight of the group called “Nation of Islam”.

Farrakhan and the Nation of Islam – Siraj Wahhaj

// Islam and the Nation “of Islam” are two different religions. Islam is a religion for all races and enjoins the worship of the One Unseen God who never took human form. On the other hand “the Nation” is a movement geared towards non-whites that teaches God appeared as a man named Fard Muhammad and […]

How Bernie Sanders’ Student Debt Forgiveness Plan Would Affect Black Borrowers — News One

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders‘ plan to eliminate $1.6 trillion in student loan debt could make its biggest impact with Black students and alumni, who have some of the highest rates of debt and default. Announced on Monday, the plan that would offer financial relief to 45 million Americans, was also proposed by Reps. Pramila Jayapal,… via […]

Anti-Internationalist ‘Lexit’ Factionalists in Labour Manoeuvre to back Brexit — Tendance Coatesy

Morning Star and its allies in Momentum leading Factionalist Fight in Labour Party. Factionists opposed to socialist internationalism are mobilising in the Labour Party to back Brexit. “Almost two thirds of trade unionists support the idea of another EU referendum, rising to three quarters among 2017 Labour voters, according to a new YouGov poll of […] […]

Boris Johnson – A Racist Candidate for a Racist Party — Beastrabban\’s Weblog

A few days ago, Ian Blackford, an SNP MP caused an uproar in parliament by having the temerity to call Johnson what he is, and say what a very large number of the British public are thinking and saying: that Johnson is a racist. He cited a poem Johnson had published in the Spectator when […] […]

PACIFIC NORTHWEST ANTIFA NOTES // #33456838

Das Verwaltungsgericht Dresden hatte das dreitägige Festival der Rechten am Freitag mit einem Alkoholverbot belegt. Das THW transportierte daraufhin 4200 Liter Bier vom Gelände. Die Polizei trocknete das Festival zusätzlich aus: Besucher mussten vor dem Einlass ihre alkoholischen Getränke abgeben. Wer das Pfand behalten wollte, kippte Bier in Gullys. https://www.bild.de/regional/dresden/dresden-aktuell/ostritz-kein-bier-keine-stimmung-kaum-besucher-bei-neonazi-festival-62801720.bild.html // #Faschismus #Ostritz #rechtsrockt #AFD #NPD […]

Reversed-Curtis Flowers wins appeal at U.S. Supreme Court — Prison Reform Movement’s Weblog- America: Land of the Free, Home of the Incarcerated

The Supreme Court reverses Curtis Flowers’ 2010 conviction, ruling that prosecutors excluded African-Americans from the jury. The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned Curtis Flowers’ conviction. In a 7-2 decision released Friday morning, the court ruled that District Attorney Doug Evans intentionally removed African-Americans during jury selection at Flowers’ 2010 trial, his sixth for the murders […] […]

Reporters investigated abuse and corruption at a Barrick gold mine in Tanzania. They faced threats and censorship — Papua New Guinea Mine Watch

Marion Guégan and Cécile Schilis-Gallego | The Star | June 18, 2019 In Tanzania, reporters trying to investigate violence, environmental damage and other wrongdoing connected to a gold mine in the north of the country are trapped between the silence of a mining giant and the lies of a repressive government. At least a dozen […] […]

3 white men arrested in connection with the murder and dismemberment of 2 young black men

wjla.com // Three white men have been arrested in connection to the brutal murders of a two young black of men outside Oklahoma City.Ramon Smith and Jarron Moreland, both 21, were reported missing on April 14. Family and friends hung missing persons posters around the Source: 3 white men arrested in connection with the murder […]

German nazi network murder of Walter Lübcke? — Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 19 June 2019 video says about itself: Refugee-friendly politician killed by a neo-Nazi network? Investigations into the killing of German regional politician Walter Lübcke are being stepped up. Police reports indicate that a suspected far-right extremist arrested in the case may not have acted alone but been part of a wider extremist network. By […] […]

After Deaths, Black Travelers Are Canceling The Dominican Republic — News One

The recent string of suspicious deaths, violence and mysterious illnesses among American tourists who have stayed at several resorts in the Dominican Republic included at least five Black people. While the numbers of African Americans traveling there had already been dropping before tourists started dying and getting sick, the rising death toll could help those… via […]

Trump advocates sleep deprivation for immigrant children — Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 21 June 2019 video from the USA says about itself: Trump Administration Argues Kids Don’t Need Sleep The Trump administration is arguing that the cruel conditions they keep migrant children [in] are perfectly fine. John Iadarola and Brett Erlich break it down on The Damage Report. via Trump advocates sleep deprivation for immigrant children — […]

Braiding Sweetgrass and Indian Boarding Schools — Quakers, social justice and revolution

I’ve been writing about the Quaker Indian boarding schools lately in anticipation of the workshop that will be held about that at the Quaker boarding school I attended, Scattergood Friends School and Farm (July 7, 9-11 am). Often stories provide more powerful lessons than the mere presentation of facts. I’ve been reading Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous […] […]

Samuel Johnson: The violence of war admits no distinction — Antiwar literary and philosophical selections

==== Anti-war essays, poems, short stories and literary excerpts British writers on peace and war Samuel Johnson: I to nobler themes aspire Samuel Johnson: Reason frowns on War’s unequal game Samuel Johnson: War is heaviest of national evils, a calamity in which every species of misery is involved Samuel Johnson: War is the extremity of […]

Tibet Decolonized — The Decolonial Atlas

Here at the Decolonial Atlas, we’ve been working to challenge imperial narratives wherever they exist in cartography. Recently though, we’ve heard from our community that the Atlas has not presented enough material about non-Western imperialism. Addressing that, we decided to attempt a decolonized map of བོད་ (Bod, commonly known as Tibet in the West), labelled […] […]

MEDIA MATTERS // Fox guest falsely claims Republicans didn’t own slaves and had nothing to do with the Ku Klux Klan

LARRY ELDER (TALK RADIO HOST): Only about 5% of white people have any sort of generational connection to slavery. The government did not own slaves. Republicans did not own slaves. Democrats owned slaves. Democrats founded the KKK. Democrats opposed 13th amendment, the 14th amendment, the 15th amendment. As a percentage of the party, more Republicans […]

From Tel Aviv to Tallahassee by STANLEY L. COHEN

Whether by ignorance or political convenience, the fundamental disconnect between the secular evil that is Zionism and the age-old faith that is Judaism seems to narrow day by day across certain political divides. BDS is a movement of non violence and humanity… it singles out no one faith, race, or sexual identity for either scorn […]

Newt Gingrich Says Bush Should Allow “Reminder” Attacks

// CHARLES PAYNE (GUEST HOST): Newt, the question though is, with these increase of provocative acts, and now, of course, a direct attack on a U.S. drone, what do they gain by a military confrontation with America? NEWT GINGRICH (FOX NEWS CONTRIBUTOR): Well I think that the Iranians are desperate, I think the various sanctions […]

NZ foreign minister to raise West Papua issues with Indonesia — West Papua Action Network

https://www.rnz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/392539/nz-foreign-minister-to-raise-west-papua-issues-with-indonesia NZ foreign minister to raise West Papua issues with Indonesia New Zealand’s Foreign Minister, Winston Peters, says he will raise concerns over human rights abuses in West Papua with his Indonesian counterpart. Winston Peters at the select committee today. Photo: RNZ / Charlie Dreaver Mr Peters was responding to a question from Green Party […] […]

PACIFIC NORTHWEST ANTIFA NOTES // #33456837

// // Rosie Gray // A short selection: “British settlers built the USA. ‘Slaves’ built the country much as cows ‘built’ McDonald’s. Amateur…” “The only way to strike a balance between vigilance, discrimination, (& terror) is to end Muslim immigration.” “Funny how Europeans assimilated, unlike Third Worlders demanding welfare while raping, killing Americans.” https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/rosiegray/katie-mchugh // […]

‘Women Created Our Worlds:’ Native Art Reclaims Its Power — Longreads

There’s a direct line from missing and murdered indigenous women to the repression of Native women’s contributions to art and culture, but those long-silenced voices are now making themselves heard. via ‘Women Created Our Worlds:’ Native Art Reclaims Its Power — Longreads

Call for submissions to the Indigenous Peoples’ Journal of Law Culture & Resistance — Turtle Talk

Here: IPJLCR Call for Submissions via Call for submissions to the Indigenous Peoples’ Journal of Law Culture & Resistance — Turtle Talk

British Conservatives ally with Spanish Franco fascists — Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 30 May 2019 video says about itself: Inside Spain’s far-right battleground: ‘When Franco was alive, it was safer‘ Vox became the first far-right party to win more than a single seat in Spain’s parliament since the Franco era when it won 24 in the general election. Last week, it fought its first mayoral campaign […] […]

Alex Ross // Scholars are mapping the international precursors of Nazism

Why do these books pile up in such unreadable numbers? This may seem a perverse question. The Holocaust is the greatest crime in history, one that people remain desperate to understand. Germany’s plunge from the heights of civilization to the depths of barbarism is an everlasting shock. Still, these swastika covers trade all too frankly […]

PACIFIC NORTHWEST ANTIFA NOTES // #33456836

// // // BY TOM D. ROGERS – 17TH JUNE 2019 // In 2004, during his time as the Editor of The Spectator magazine, the former Foreign Secretary – and then authorised and signed off on the publication of the anti-Scottish poem, entitled “Friendly Fire“. Written by a staff writer, James Michie, the supposedly satirical […]

McConnell Hints That We Made up For Slavery by Having Black President

BY TODD NEIKIRK June 18, 2019 The topic of reparations has been commonly discussed on the Democratic campaign trail. It is a conversation about one of the darkest sins in American history and deserves to be treated with nuance. Senator and Democratic hopeful Cory Booker recently created a bill that would, “establish a commission to […]

Tens of thousands of Muslims fought for the Nazis in World War Two.

Nastassja Shtrauchler // In the war zones, Germany engaged with a wide range of religious policies and propaganda to promote the Nazi regime as the patron of Islam. As early as 1941, the Wehrmacht distributed the military handbook “Islam” to train its soldiers to behave correctly towards Muslim populations. On the eastern Front, the Nazi occupiers ordered […]

Social Hour : Atheism Vs Religion

Lessons on raising Godless children by #atheists

Labour rebellions of the 1930s in the British Caribbean region colonies – Richard Hart

In the 1930s British colonies were spread right across the Caribbean region. In the west, on the Central American mainland, was Belize (then British Honduras). In the centre-north, some 600 miles east of Belize, lay the largest island Jamaica (100 miles south of Cuba), the tiny Cayman Islands (just off Cuba’s south coast) and the […]