Weekly Round Up:
Feel free to contribute your own links in the comments section, or submit items you feel should be included during the week. Self-promotion is encouraged.
|Why is one scene funny & ironic...|
while the other is deadly?
(watch TV ad)
|Happy Valentines Day!|
Much love to the entire BTSF family!
|History textbook cover:|
Columbus, but no Native Americans,
Kitty Hawk, but no Tuskegee Airmen,
the transcontinental railway,
but no Chinese immigrant workgangs.
Just a group of anonymous slaves.
"By presenting this as a celebration of 'look how far we have come', we fail to focus on the ways in which race still continues to play a pivotal role in who has access to power in this society. White women are still clutching their purses in the presence of black men, we are still largely portrayed as prostitutes and criminals in the media..."
|Can you name the 14 people pictured here?|
I'll get you started: MLK, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman...
|Ok UMC sisters and brothers...|
how about this one?
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