Occupiers Have to Convince the Other 99 Percent | Common Dreams

30 Oct

More African-American men, as Michelle Alexander has pointed out, are in prison or jail or on probation or parole than were enslaved in 1850, before the Civil War began. The corporate state keeps some two-thirds of poor people of color in the United States trapped in internal colonies—either in the impoverished inner city or behind bars.

via Occupiers Have to Convince the Other 99 Percent | Common Dreams.

 

djm…its about rich white men staying in charge, and it hasn’t changed.  If you are white, thank God that you weren’t born black.

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