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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Something to think about …. “Strength and Choice …. “!!

from Dr, Rex

It Is What It Is

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~~January 4, 2017~~ 

BEING STRONG 

“Don’t be afraid of your fears.

They’re not there to scare you.

They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.”

~C. JoyBell C.~

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#SomethingToThinkAbout #Graphic #AwesomeMeme #Courage #Strength #Quote #BobMarley #AwesomeIllustration #BeautifulLion #BeingStrong #Fears  #DontBeAfraid #SomethingIsWorthIt

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We ALL are ONE!! 

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Something to think about …. “Sacred Grounds …. What is the difference? …. “!!

In case you’re wondering…

It Is What It Is

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~~September 9, 2016~~ 

SACRED BURIAL GROUNDS 

Just put yourself, for one second, in the situation described above.

What is the difference between Arlington Cemetery and the Native American Sacred Burial Grounds??

Really, truly … what is the difference?

Can anyone venture and tell me there’s a difference?

Where’s the outrage, the scrutiny and the mainstream media coverage?

HortyRex©

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The Recognition of Native American sacred sites in the US could be described as:

“specific, discrete, narrowly delineated location on Federal land that is identified by an Indian tribe, or Indian individual determined to be an appropriately authoritative representative of an Indian religion, as sacred by virtue of its established religious significance to, or ceremonial use by, an Indian religion”.

The sacred places are believed to “have their own ‘spiritual properties and significance'”. Ultimately, Indigenous peoples who practice their religion at a particular site, they hold a special and sacred…

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