Posts tagged ‘racism’

Who to Blame?

Who to Blame? We are always at a crossroad in our life.  Which road we choose, and why, determines our future. At what point do we stop blaming the past on the failures of today? Even the problems …

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#BlackLivesMatter

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Just a note to address the rapid increase of racial tensions in our little square of the world called racism, segregation, and separation: There are two sides to this story. We all had friends from…

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You Hurt My Feelings

Diversity, Acceptance, and Tolerance

These are great ideas that all people should aspire to integrate into their everyday lives.  Unfortunately, this will not happen according to some.  I want you to accept me and if you don’t then you are an evil, hateful, bigoted person.  I want us to be diverse in our group, as long as we are all the same in our group.  You need to be tolerant of my beliefs but I refuse to be tolerant to yours.  Continue Reading …………..

Racism – A Learned Skill

Racism – A Learned Skill

There is no doubt in my mind that racism still exists. However one needs to be careful calling someone else a racist. Ask yourself whether it is racism or ignorance? There is a difference. When someone says those blasted Muslims, or all those black people, those whites, those anything of the sort, then they are racist. Regardless of color, race, gender, sexual orientation, or any other “qualifying” status that …….

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I Owe You What?

So I was called racists today for not apologizing for whites owning slaves hundreds of years ago.  In fact when I asked the person who said that if their ancestors were slaves he said no but other black people were so therefore it affected him.  Really?  

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Extortionists

Extortionists

I abhor the comments that Donald Sterling, owner of the Clippers, said regarding race.  He is a true bigot that needs help.   His girlfriend should be punished to the fullest extent of the law for taping him inside of his home as well.  Imagine for a moment that during a conversation with your significant other in the privacy of your home, being scripted and recorded as extortion material.  Now imagine them selling that information to someone who will intentionally use it to harm you.  We have all said things in the privacy of our homes that we would not want others to hear, hopefully not what Mr. Sterling said, but something.  I am not defending him at all, but remember this is all out there because his girlfriend broke the law in order to profit from this conversation.  They are both wrong.

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1934 or 2012

Losing the Race

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