Posts Tagged “protests”

Chicago residents need more than protests to get serious about violence

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Chicago residents need more than protests to get serious about violence

Chicago residents need more than protests to get serious about violence Organized protests may bring attention to the problem of neighborhood violence. But if community homeowners and families don’t stand up to the violence in their own community, they can’t make a difference and violence will continue. The past weekend when Chicago saw 74 brutal…

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Stopping violence requires more than Pfleger publicity stunts

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Stopping violence requires more than Pfleger publicity stunts

Stopping violence requires more than Pfleger publicity stunts Father Plfeger organized a protest of community residents and activists to block traffic on the Dan Ryan Expressway recently to protest increasing gang violence. But are the protests good for the community or his own personal interests. What he should be doing is helping residents to stand…

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Defying Israel’s Civil Rights abuses through Martin Luther King Jr.

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Defying Israel’s Civil Rights abuses through Martin Luther King Jr.

Defying Israel’s Civil Rights abuses through Martin Luther King Jr. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., came to symbolize the successful struggle against racism and bigotry in America not just against the racism of Americans in society but also the racist practices of the American government. While others in the African American community embraced violent…

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News media bias is primary cause of racism

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News media bias is primary cause of racism

News media bias is primary cause of racism As the nation engages in a political and partisan debate over racism and gender discrimination, the real culprit is actually fueling both. The news media has historically been the main impetus in fueling racism and gender bias in America, something that protestors are ignoring for political reasons….

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مصر تُثبت أن الديمقراطية الغربية لا تصلح للعالم العربي

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مصر تُثبت أن الديمقراطية الغربية لا تصلح للعالم العربي Arab World not ready for Democracy بقلم راي حنانيه لم تكن مصر بحاجة لأن تُصبح آخر شعب على وجه البسيطة يكتشف أن الديمقراطية الغربية لا تصلح دائما في الشرق الأوسط. والحقيقة هي أن العرب ليسوا جاهزين للديمقراطية. فقد عاشوا منذ قرون طويلة إمّا تحت نير مستعمِر…

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The Democracy Abortion that Is Now Egypt

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Democracy Abortion That Is Now Egypt By RAY HANANIA Southwest News-Herald Newspaper Friday, July 12, 2013 The recent turmoil in Egypt is a good time for American’s to reassess the $1.5 billion that we give to that country and whether it should continue. Despite all the political spin out there, here is what it comes…

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