Everybody in the black community must organize, and then we decide whether we will have alliance with other people or not, but not until we are organized.
Precisely because white denial has long trumped claims of racism, people of color tend to underreport their experiences with racial bias rather than exaggerate them.
There is no such thing as a black middle class.
Only blacks can play the race card, apparently; only they think in racial terms, at least to hear white America tell it.
I say violence is necessary. It is as American as cherry pie.
The only thing that’s going to free Huey is gun powder.
Mass media over-represents persons of color in negative ways, especially as criminals, relative to the share of crime actually done by such persons.
For people of color – especially African Americans – the idea that racist cops might frame members of their community is no abstract notion, let alone an exercise in irrational conspiracy theorizing. Rather, it speaks to a social reality about which blacks are acutely aware.
See, justice is a joke in this country, and it stinks of its hypocricy.
You see, the poverty program for the last five years have been buy-off programs.