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Things I'm Thinking About This Holiday Weekend

Happy Presidents' Day. I probably have 50 blog posts floating around in my head, but I thought I'd share with you some of the stuff I've been reading on line lately. The New York Times Op Ed editor doesn't seem to like stimulants these days. A few weeks back there was an article talking about a study showing that long-term stimulants aren't helpful, and today there is a piece by a writer who finds distraction helpful.
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Arkansas Lawmakers Vote To Keep Holiday Celebrating Confederate General — On Martin Luther King Day

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (2 hours ago)

Lead an army to kill thousands in defense of slavery -- get your own holiday in Arkansas. The post Arkansas Lawmakers Vote To Keep Holiday Celebrating Confederate General — On Martin Luther King Day appeared first on ThinkProgress. Read Post

Times Public Editor Addresses Elimination of Race Beat

Industries / Media : MediaJobsDaily (1 hour ago)

In her latest column, New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan addressed the paper eliminating its race/ethnicity beat. In a memo earlier this week, the Times announced that Tanzina Vega — its only reporter on the beat — was m... Read Post

Brother To Black Folks: When The President Of The Federal Government Comes To Philly And Taunts The Republican Colonizer About The Strength Of The Economy On His Watch - AS A BLACK PERSON IN PHILLY WHO HAS INVESTED HIS VALUABLES INTO THIS MOMENT FOR %) Y

Ethnicity & Race / African American : Within The Black Community (2 hours ago)

THIS POST IS NOT ABOUT THE DEMOCRATS OR REPUBLICANS.IT IS ONLY ABOUT THE "BASE LINE OF THOUGHTS AND BEHAVIOR OF THE PHILADELPHIA NEGRO" - IN ORDER TO PROVE THAT, PER HIS CONDITIONING, HE HAS BEEN DISARMED FROM ACTING IN HIS OWN PERM... Read Post


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