Monthly Archives: June 2015

Confederate States of America – Declaration of the Immediate Causes Which Induce and Justify the Secession of South Carolina from the Federal Union


Were you taught about this in school? –Kevin Stoda, history educator Confederate States of America – Declaration of the Immediate Causes Which Induce and Justify the Secession of South Carolina from the Federal Union from: http://avalon.law.yale.edu/19th_century/csa_scarsec.asp The people of the State … Continue reading

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How much Pro-Slavery Can You Read into the 1860 “South Carolina Declaration of Causes of Secession”


What are they teaching our children? from: http://teachingamericanhistory.org/library/document/south-carolina-declaration-of-causes-of-secession/ South Carolina Declaration of Causes of Secession Convention of South Carolina   December 20, 1860 FULL DOCUMENT DECLARATION OF THE IMMEDIATE CAUSES WHICH INDUCE AND JUSTIFY THE SECESSION OF SOUTH CAROLINA FROM THE … Continue reading

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Imagery of Confederate Army Flag in our Memory


Until I was 9 years old, growing up in the Land of Lincoln (Illinois), I had had no idea that it was even legal to wave a confederate flag–I thought that it was illegal or something only a neo-nazi might … Continue reading

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Listen, Watch and Read the Discussion on Voices on Charleston and Flag Memory and Imagery in the Carolinas or South


“Heritage, not hate! Heritage, not racism! Heritage, not racism!” TOPICS Charleston Church Shooting,Race in America, Protests “This Flag Comes Down Today”: Bree Newsome Scales SC Capitol Flagpole, Removing Confederate Flag On Saturday, Bree Newsome, a 30-year-old African-American woman, was arrested … Continue reading

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‘No to Austerity’: Tens of Thousands Back Syriza Referendum a& Rally in Athens


‘No to Austerity’: Tens of Thousands Back Syriza at Rally in Athens by Deirdre Fulton “We believe that this ultimatum to the Greek people and democracy should be rejected,” write international academics. News… Victory for Democracy as Court Sides with … Continue reading

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KUWAIT MASS FUNERALS: Shiite and Sunni Muslims joined hands to mourn the 27 victims of Friday’s mosque bombing


Kuwait Mass Funerals: Shiites and Sunnis Hold Mass Funeral for Mosque Attack Victims Shiite and Sunni Muslims joined hands to mourn the 27 victims of Friday’s mosque bombing. By Peter de Jesus Thousands of Shiite and Sunni Muslims gathered in … Continue reading

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Kuwait Names Saudi Man as Suicide Bomber in Mosque Attack


Kuwait Names Saudi Man as Suicide Bomber in Mosque Attack KUWAIT CITY — Kuwaiti authorities on Sunday identified the suicide bomber behind an attack on a Shiite mosque that killed 27 people as a Saudi citizen who flew into the … Continue reading

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Is the rise of terrorism tied to the rise of powerful Anti-Shia forces in Arabian Peninsula? (What do you think?)


Kuwait has identified the bomber as a Saudi citizen who flew into the country just hours before. Thousands of Shiites and Sunnis marched in Kuwait City on Saturday in a mass funeral procession for the victims. Islamic State Tied to … Continue reading

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Perpetrator Has Been Arrested, but the Killer Is Still at Large


COLUMNS ‘The Perpetrator Has Been Arrested, but the Killer Is Still at Large’ By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan The massacre of nine African-American worshippers at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., has sent shock waves through … Continue reading

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“Hi, I’m Uncle Sam and I’m a War-oholic”


Tomgram: William Astore, “Hi, I’m Uncle Sam and I’m a War-oholic” It was the summer of 2002. The Bush administration’s top officials knew that they were going into Iraq in a big way. They were then in planning mode, but … Continue reading

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