Why “Urban Renewal” aka Gentrification Is A Parasitically Vicious Attack Against Urban Communities In Amerika.

Staff Writer; Kwame Shakir (aka Joe D.) FB Page; http://www.facebook.com/joe.davis.165470   (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the biggest misconceptions about gentrification today is that it’s the “revitalization” of urban communities which is not true because in reality, gentrification is really the forceable negro removal from urban communities by any means necessary. Historically and today, there’s a more vicious version of “urban renewal” taking […]

Land and the roots of Afrikan-Amerikan poverty

By Keri Leigh Merritt Edited by Sam Haselby   Shortly after emancipation in 1865, African Americans began fighting for the rights to the lands they had long worked – cultivated by their hands, fed by their sweat, and stained by their blood. Yet while the government stifled freedmen’s demands for ‘40 acres and a mule’ as […]