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I have seen a lot in 30 years.
"At some point soon, America is going to say: Enough is enough."
It was the least fatal weekend this month.
The same weekend last year: 43 people shot, three fatally.
It’s not whites.
From kindergarten to the Navy.
They were upset about a flight delay.
Forty-one were shot, nine fatally, the same weekend last year.
Poison distilled into sound.
A retired San Francisco fireman remembers what it was like.
Reparations, rumors, race wars, and more.
Frank Sinatra once sung, "Bet your bottom dollar, you'll lose the blues in Chicago."
Black mayor dares speak the truth.
But blacks are a lot more likely than whites to be dangerous.
Three children dead, including a one-year-old and a 10-year-old.
Nor, many say quietly, worth saving.
Meanwhile, in Chicago.
Groups are calling for "disruptive actions" in D.C. as part of a "Strike for Black Lives."
There will be protests across the nation on Friday.
Berkeley professor sounds like an American Renaissance reader.
From drugs and crime to fatherhood and MAGA.
Walmart Says It Will No Longer Lock Up Black Beauty Products in Display Cabinets After Being Accused of Racial Discrimination
Two years ago, the company was sued for doing this.
His son last saw him when he was 4 or 5 years old.
Or the consequences of affirmative action.
But no mention of the disparate crime rates.
Futile goals and manufactured emotions in multi-racial America.
A case study of how white officers take the rap.
"[I]f I’m not over here blowing up stuff, if I’m not over here messing up my community, then what are y’all doing?"
In 2018, blacks used mail-in ballots at less than half the rate of whites.
The ambiguous case that set off nation-wide rioting.
Those lives don't matter because the killers were black.
"Property is not more important than black life. Neither is the law."
"What I'm seeing is people who are trying their best to do something with their hurt."
"F**k white people bro, they bad as f**k."
This is a neighborhood where mass violence was just waiting to happen.
Will looters be fazed?
Notes on fertility, feminism, and females.
And wrangle with liberal school administrators.
"If black Americans don't champion their own, no one will."
The pro-footballers were trying to cover their gambling losses.
Tyquan Howard met his end.
The reality is grim.
Black women deserve to be "praised, loved, and uplifted" — not "locked in cages.”
"We alone have put ourselves in this predicament, and blacks need to admit it."
The uncertainty whites face during COVID-19 is "everyday" for black and brown Americans.
Data suggests that blacks face greater threats from members of their own race than they do from whites.
Public advocates are still complaining about "over-policing" of "black and brown bodies."
The horror, the horror.
Misery marches on.
"Progress" enters the new millennium.
Police say she pawned the ring and bought herself a new car.
Black urges blacks to "take charge of their health."
Black barbers are "risking their lives" to save cultural icons.
The birth of the new "normal."
"Systemic racism" will be to blame if they get Covid.
Perhaps they should be quarantined.
A conversation with Joy Reid, Amanda Seales, Jemele Hill, Sunny Hostin, Tiffany Cross, Errin Haines, and Brittany Cunningham.
Homicide has actually increased.
"Racism" makes blacks sick.
An extract from radical historian Mike Davis' latest book.
The surgeon general apologized.
Despite Coronavirus Pandemic and Stay-at-Home Order, Jacksonville, Florida Has Record Gun Violence/Homicides Courtesy of the Black Community
Some patterns are immune to global pandemics.
Owners are urged to do more to prevent the looting . . . since the government won't.
National Guard Required to Protect Meal Distribution Volunteers from Parents of 84% Non-White Atlanta Public Schools
"We haven’t reached the peak of the human crisis we’re facing.”
Recommending the use of masks is, "one more instance of racial insensitivity that pervades the response to this pandemic."
They tore it apart with their bare hands.
Birmingham's integration, the Mariel boatlift, and a positive thesis about us.
They think "it's a safe haven from racism."
To put it mildly.
"Nobody deserves to have a childhood like mine."
The city is up to 442 shootings for the year.