Something to Think About …. “✊🏽 #TakeAKnee …. Don’t Forget Why the Protest Began ✊🏽 …. “!!

Trump took two knees in Helsinki.

It Is What It Is

~Eric Reid: Why Colin Kaepernick and I Decided to Take a Knee~

RESPECTFUL GESTURE

Sept. 25, 2017

In early 2016, I began paying attention to reports about the incredible number of unarmed black people being killed by the police. The posts on social media deeply disturbed me, but one in particular brought me to tears: the killing of Alton Sterling in my hometown Baton Rouge, La. This could have happened to any of my family members who still live in the area. I felt furious, hurt and hopeless. I wanted to do something, but didn’t know what or how to do it. All I knew for sure is that I wanted it to be as respectful as possible.

A few weeks later, during preseason, my teammate Colin Kaepernick chose to sit on the bench during the national anthem to protest police brutality. To be honest, I didn’t notice at the…

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Honor

A poem from this month’s featured blogger, thefeatheredsleep

ALT Right …. “Dressed in Suits …. extreme right-wing …. “!!

ALT-Right is the politically correct right-wing word for bigot. I say screw the PC Right! I’m gonna use the N-Word: Nazi!

It Is What It Is

Alt

~~August 25, 2016~~ 

RIGHT OFF THE PRESSES

The alt-right is a segment of right-wing ideologies presented as an alternative to mainstream conservatism in the politics of the United States.

The alt-right has been described as a movement unified by support for Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump, as well as opposition to multiculturalism and immigration.

The alt-right has no official ideology, but various sources have said it to be associated with white nationalism, white supremacism, antisemitism, right-wing populism,nativism, and the neoreactionary movement.

“As it appears in … full read/full credit”

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alt-right

BLine

~Clinton Ties Trump to KKK Supporters in New Video~

Ahead of a Thursday speech, August 25, in which Hillary Clinton is expected to attack Donald Trump’s ties to the “alt-right” movement, her campaign dropped a video tying Trump to his most vocally racist supporters, including members of the Ku Klux Klan.

The video opens with a white-hooded KKK…

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