Racism stories, books, poems, and more

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Reads: 81

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Feminist Circle House

This is a rant, not an article that details all the problems we face and their reasons. I don't have enough knowledge to write the latter, but this has covered nearly everything on my mind. Please note that in the 6th paragraph where I mention problems in the West, I… Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

June 12, 2020

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Comments: 3

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the truth of slavery through out history and the world. Read More
The murder of George Floyd and the protests following raises some questions. Read More

Tags: racism, protest

Poem / Memoir

June 10, 2020

Reads: 48

Comments: 7

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A voice for George Floyd, for humanity. I hope this is never too much or too boring to talk. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

June 07, 2020

Your hate will send you away, when you reach those pearly gates... Read More

Tags: hate, racism, sickness

Not many people can honestly admit thier view about racism, even they appear to be friendly or supportive to others. I think confront it can lead the door more open for handling. We are all human beings after all. ALL Lives Matter. Read More

Tags: racism, politcs

an unpopular opinion I have in times of crisis Read More
All based on true events. The best way to convey the events that occurred. Perspective is everything. Just because you don't think its happening doesn't mean it's not happening. Take steps forwards not back. -Lady Hollow, -Ramahi, Sarah. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

April 12, 2020

Reads: 55

Comments: 1

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Kimya wonders what the world would be like without racism. Read More
Entered and won 3rd place in the Richmond, VA Peace Education Center's 2019 Essay Contest, Remembering 1619 and Restoring Justice Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

March 18, 2020

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Comments: 1

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The looked like a typical family, but they were hiding a little dirty secret. Read More
In Kimya's poem, "What If?" he reminisces about how his life may have been different if we lived in a world without racism. Read More
Criminal behavior, mental illness, social division, and equal rights develop from social forces that should strengthen people but don’t. Hierarchies that control the economic system is basically responsible for the crime, family division, and mental disorders. They are large on material and psychic suffering. Read More
Author Julius Kimya Humphrey, Sr., recently sent me information to insert into Chapter One, “The Offspring of Revolutionists,” in his book I’m editing titled, “The Evolution of Neocolonialism from Plantations to Prisons: The Ramifications of the Ball and Chain.” However, I found this excerpt to be so profound I would… Read More

Book / Other

February 07, 2020

Sometimes, as we journey through life, we unexpectedly meet someone we feel has no place in our life – that the person is not someone we would ordinarily choose to know or spend time with. At one time or another, we have all met an individual like that and later… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 13, 2020

Reads: 109

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a little about racism and how it needs to stop. Read More

Tags: racism, bad, stop

Reads: 179

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Younger we are taught in school that America is for everyone. Land of the Free. Christopher Columbus, etc...then as you get older you realize not everything is true. Read More

Tags: racism

Poem / Non-Fiction

October 26, 2019

Reads: 158

Comments: 7

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The Booksie Classic House

My country has been witnessing protests against our corrupt government for the last ten days. In light of those recent events, I found it appalling how western media twists the reality of what's happening and clipbaits its audience to believe a false image instead. Most articles and videos I've come… Read More
Truth behind "reparations" and the Civil War Read More
This is a joint publication of Berkeley and Floricanto Presses. ”Migrant Earth” very eloquently documents the travels and travails of a family of Mexican migrant workers as they wander the Western United States in the nineteen forties and fifties. These are poignant tales that paint the life and death struggle… Read More
Observing a mysterious white culture while living on the ragged edge of poverty in an unaccepted Mexican subculture of America was acutely troubling to a child simply looking for safety, acceptance and a place to belong. These poems are of the brutal struggles of hard work in dangerous times. These… Read More

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A poem about the struggles of a homosexual in modern South Africa. It tackles topics such as Racism, Homosexuality, Confusion, Interracial Marriage and Social Appearance. Read More
I don't care if this essay convinces people who think otherwise or not, I just felt like it needed to be said. *This article by Pride covers the subject well enough: https://www.pride.com/movies/2019/7/08/little-mermaid-was-originally-metaphor-unrequited-gay-love Read More
Gettin' really tired of the television altogether...I SWEAR YOU CAN'T ESCAPE PC BS UNLESS YOU WATCH NATURE DOCUMENTARIES!! My article about our proclaimed 'victims'... Read More

Short Story / Humor

February 19, 2019

Reads: 208

Comments: 1

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A scientist asks the most powerful man in the world to finance the white man's last trump card. Read More
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