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Education: Europe-Centered (Eurocentrism...

Education: Europe-Centered (Eurocentrism) vs. African-centered

“No systematic effort toward change has been possible, for, taught the same economics, history, philosophy, literature, and religion which have established the present code of morals, the Negro’s mind has been brought under the control of his oppressor. The problem of holding the Negro down, therefore, is easily solved. When you control a man’s thinking […]

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Veteran Affair’s Officials want to Study

Veteran Affair’s Officials want to Study Black women’s Culture?!?!

So, now a bunch of VA official’s want to ‘study’ Black/African American Wombman culture of social support, as a key to addressing the spike in suicide rates occurring in the armed forces. Since the ‘subjects’ of the problem have been rightly identified, perhaps it’s not the culture of Black women that should be studied, but […]

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Mrs Obama: Tired of ’angry black woman’ 

Mrs Obama: Tired of ’angry black woman’ stereotype

Image via Wikipedia Mrs Obama: Tired of ’angry black woman’ stereotype. (article from msnbc.com) Having just finished reading Sister Citizen; Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America by Melissa V. Harris-Perry, which has been the most comprehensive book I’ve read on the subject of race and gender issues that focus on the unique political and social […]

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