Although historians argue that there are no hard facts linking slavery to racism, empirical data indicate that racist sentiments are strongest in the belt that runs through Louisiana and Arkansas. It is clear that slave trade was successfully abolished more than 150 years ago. However, it draws curiosity as to why racism is still rampant […]

Read more!/VitalyKroy/status/365538592220659713 MSNBC’s report today on the “Ebony Magazine controversy” did clarify at least two things: first, that there is no Tea Party boycott of the magazine’s celebrity “hoodie” issue, and second, that Ebony editor Amy Barnett doesn’t seem to understand the criticism of the cover. Not that there isn’t plenty of controversy over Travyon Martin’s shooting and […]

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