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  • Child slavery
    Hawaii, what you need to know about some children!
    Aloha to all you environmental readers,This issue has to do with children, innocent children.Its about children that have lost their childhood and playtime due to child labor and slavery. And yes you’ve read that right, because this issue is...
  • Study finds that more than 1 million people in Russia live as modern day slaves
    Study finds that more than 1 million people in Russia live as modern day slaves
    On November 17, 2014, the Walk Free Foundation, an Australian-based human rights group, released its latest slavery index. Estimated number of people in modern slavery globally is 35.8 million, with 61% of them living in India, China, Pakistan,...
  • Fleur de Lys
    Seven Saints of New Orleans Voudou: A Commentary
    When I first decided to write this series of articles about seven saints of New Orleans Voudou, I didn’t think anyone other than my loyal readers and lovers of New Orleans’ own beautiful African-derived, indigenous religion would be...
  • Return of slavery? Head of Canada central bank calls for youth to work for free
    Return of slavery? Head of Canada central bank calls for youth to work for free
    It is bad enough when citizens of a country are relegated to live under the consequences of bad banking policies which can create inflation or recessionary environments, but a shocking comment on Nov. 4 by the Governor of Canada's central bank...
  • Michelle Nunn
    GA Senate hopeful Michelle Nunn’s family owned slaves, but what of it?
    One of these days, it is hoped, future generations of the group now known as Islamists, look back on the atrocities of their forebears with appropriate shock and dismay. When (if?) that ever happens, here is hoping further that blame for the...
  • Mid-term elections analysis; it’s all about the reptilian brain
    Mid-term elections analysis; it’s all about the reptilian brain
    The root cause of those false beliefs held by the vast majority of the US population is the incredibly enormous and expensive spin machine the one-percent owns and uses to an alarming degree to control, manipulate and ultimately defeat us. To...
  • ISIS recruits Western teens, justifies sex slavery
    ISIS recruits Western teens, justifies sex slavery
    In the new edition of its digital magazine, ISIS attempts to justify kidnapping non-Muslim women and turning them into sex slaves. The article, "The Revival of Slavery Before the Hour," claims that forcing women to become concubines and...
  • ISIS refugees
    ISIS magazine justifies rape, enslavement of non-Muslim women as Islamic
    On Sunday, author, columnist and broadcaster Tarek Fatah said a glossy propaganda magazine published by ISIS justifies the enslavement and rape of nun-Muslim women. The magazine, named "Dabiq," also says such acts follow Islamic...
  • Answering to our masters
    Answering to our masters
    How far removed from slavery are many Americans’? The answer is not very far, it’s part of our past and even more prevalent now than ever before. You may say no way but read on for the back up.Let’s begin with the slavery most...
  • '12 Years a Slave' is an excruciatingly beautiful film
    '12 Years a Slave' is an excruciatingly beautiful film
    Inspired by a heartbreaking true story, “12 Years a Slave” follows the journey of Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free man from upstate New York who is cast into the darkest chasms of hell when he is abducted and forced into...
  • A conversation
    MY FICTIONAL CONVERSATION WITH A WHITE WOMAN
    MY FICTIONAL CONVERSATION WITH A WHITE WOMANJoy: “Hi Bill.Me: “Hello Joy, I hope you are doing well today. LaDarion told me that you attended a rally with them yesterday.Joy: “Yeah, it was great. I think we need this dialog in...
  • '12 Years A Slave'
    DVD review: '12 Years A Slave'
    If you kept up with the movies of 2013 to any extent, you know all about '12 Years A Slave' and the awards heaped upon it.Solomon Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor) is a free African-American living in New York as a professional violinist. After...
  • Glenn Beck Restoring Honor photo
    Glenn Beck touts history book claiming white owners 'worst victims' of slavery
    Glenn Beck likes books. He reads some. He writes some. And on his radio show this week, Glenn Beck defended his prior defense of a revisionist history text that had drawn criticism for its controversial depiction of slavery in the United States....
  • Ta-Nehisi Coates
    Article Review: The Case for Reparations
    In last month’s issue of “The Atlantic,” senior editor and journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates makes a gripping argument pro reparations for the descendants of African slaves in America. The piece, featuring stunning black and white...
  • Modern Day Slavery
    American slaves being bought to the tune of 27 million annually
    America has become an equal opportunity country when it comes to human trafficking, the newest form of modern-day slavery, according to the FBI. So in our nation of approximately 317 million people, there are 27 million men, women and children who...