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your mom resists
How can I not cry out for justice for Fair Wayne Bryant, a 62-year-old African American man whose life sentence for stealing hedge clippers was just upheld by the Louisiana Supreme Court? https://www.sisterhelen.org/fair-wayne-bryant/
and heres an effort to help
Urgent! We need your signature on our petition so that we can show community support before 'guerilla gardening' a space that NYCHA has left as dumping ground for trash and dog feces. Sign & Share- tag NYC activists and friends! https://www.change.org/p/23940429/share_for_starters?just_created=true&tag_selected=local
im sheepish to even add but i also have a newsletter where i write about the intersection of blackness, culture and the archives. if you enjoyed the essay above you can subscribe here. ok, bye! overwhelmed! https://kaitlyngreenidge.substack.com/p/coming-soon?r=7dys0&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web&utm_sou...
When we lived in public housing my mom started a community garden to grow food to save money and to occupy the kids that lived there and the public housing authority came & pulled out all the plants and poured bleach into the ground to destroy it. Because gardens weren't allowed.
One of the funniest things Betty White ever said was on Oprah. Oprah asked her at your age what are some things you would still like to do. And Betty said, "Robert Redford." Betty won't clutch no pearls. None.
Every time an American media outlet quotes this guy they should mention beforehand that Kevin’s attempt to run in Canadian politics forced him to go on a begging tour to pay his own bills afterwards, and even then, no one wanted to help him out with that
Context: ⟹ Rapid tests like the one required by White House produce more false positives (3%). ⟹ Positives for rapid tests aren't counted among Ohio's case load. ⟹ Positive cases require PCR results, which are specific to SARS-CoV-2 genetics. https://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2020/08/07/how-did-ohio-gov-mike-dewine-test-negative-and-posi...
Donald puts ketchup on overcooked steaks. He is not cosmopolitan. Donald got into undergrad Wharton as a transfer student who cheated on his SATs. One of his professors said he was the dumbest student he ever tried to teach. Donald is not a billionaire. Or he'd show his taxes.