Category Archives: Politics

Suppress

One way to suppress the vote, particularly of African Americans, was to require literacy tests. If you got one of the questions wrong on this test from the state of Louisiana, you would be barred from voting.

Decline and Fall

Biden: “He thinks wind causes cancer. Windmills. It’s the fastest growing jobs…”

Trump: “I know more about wind than you do. It’s extremely expensive. Kills all the birds.”

HR-ification

The HR-ification of BLM entails saying the right things while giving very little concrete, material support to the people who need it. Imagine if the focus was less on “Hire more Black admin” and more on “Abolish tuition. In fact pay students to attend school.” How many Black lives would be transformed by this kind of program?

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