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Fred vs Neocoons Fred Hampton vs Race Bamboozlers: the Former Sought Community-Empowerment, the Latter Care About Self-Enrichment
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Let me state from the outset that I fully acknowledge the existence of racism and understand full well that melanated people are placed at...
BLM Fail “White Privilege” and “Black Lives Matter”: Examples of How Black Activism Failed
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Precisely at the time we need leadership the most, we have been left out in the cold and shepherded into the wilderness by black...
Ta-Nehisi Coate's Talk of Reparations Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Talk of Reparations: Pie in the Sky Pushed by Democrat Bamboozlers
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Let’s do a quick math exercise; no need to fetch a calculator nor don a green hat–this one is pretty straight forward. The Senate...
Black intellectuals A Note to Black Intellectuals: Leveraging Our Pains and Profiting from “White” Supremacy
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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This is an open letter to the black intelligentsia—the professors, doctors, politicians and opinion leaders mostly on the left but many on the right...
48107b_6536b393f2594675a1a655903827e19f Stuck: The Absence of a Political Argument in the Debate Over Reparations
J.L. Walden is a Boston-based educator and journalist who has become preoccupied with the ways in which moral idealism is being used to distract from a materialist political project that can benefit all people.
J.L. Walden
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J.L. Walden is a Boston-based educator and journalist who has become preoccupied with the ways in which moral idealism is being used to distract from a materialist political project that can benefit all people.
J.L. Walden
On June 17, in Washington, D.C., Reverend William Barber and the Poor People’s Campaign hosted a presidential forum as a part of its three-day...
Uncle-Same-War-bonds-poster-e1469795484661 Supremacy and Covert Racism: Exposing the Intersection of Global Imperialism
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Mike is a writer who inspects the structural components of imperialism, racism and social inequalities in ways that go beyond conventional wisdom. He challenges his readers to look deeper and see the broader picture of institutional iniquities.
Mike Byrne
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Mike is a writer who inspects the structural components of imperialism, racism and social inequalities in ways that go beyond conventional wisdom. He challenges his readers to look deeper and see the broader picture of institutional iniquities.
Mike Byrne
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As we head deeper into 2019, it has become clear that the political discourse in this country has reached a crossroads of sorts. With...
1028486008 An Awakening from the Belly of the Corporate Media Beast
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Tim is a former reporter and a news producer who pursued the profession of journalism to seek out corruption and speak truth to power. After realizing that mainstream media's objective ran counter to Tim's purpose for pursuing a career in the "fourth estate", he exited the field of media and pursued life away from the limelight. Tim offers views and perspectives about culture and politics through the prism of media.
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Tim is a former reporter and a news producer who pursued the profession of journalism to seek out corruption and speak truth to power. After realizing that mainstream media's objective ran counter to Tim's purpose for pursuing a career in the "fourth estate", he exited the field of media and pursued life away from the limelight. Tim offers views and perspectives about culture and politics through the prism of media.
Tim Nuell
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Funny how life forces a mind into flashbacks through the most bizarre of circumstances. All I planned to do was indulge in a decent...
bakari AIPAC Owned Bakari Sellers Questions the Activism of Dr. Cornel West
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Charlie (Politics) Peach is an insightful thinker and an independent writer who presents analysis of social and political events with passion and logic.This and other write ups from Charlie are available at her Medium page above.
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Charlie (Politics) Peach is an insightful thinker and an independent writer who presents analysis of social and political events with passion and logic.This and other write ups from Charlie are available at her Medium page above.
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Ina series of outrageous tweets in defense of his now corporate owned friend, Ta-Nehisi Coates; Bakari Sellers decides to question Dr. West’s fight and overall authenticity...
Fungitarian Guilt by Agreement: Because Hitler was a Fungiterian Too!
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Wesley: I can’t wait for Christmas, it’s round two of Turkey overdose for me! My wife just found out about this place called the...
cornel-west-ta-nehisi-coates Cornel West and the Truths He Spoke about Ta-Nehisi Coates and Neoliberal Paternalism
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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Teodrose Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal. Prior to launching the Ghion Journal, he was a political organizer who once wrote a speech idea in 2008 that was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech. He is originally from Ethiopia and a direct descendent, seven generations removed, of one of Ethiopia's greatest Emperors Tewodros II.
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There is nothing the status quo loves more and rewards as much as those who wear the guise of social justice warriors only to...