The Pardu

The Pardu
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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Growing US White Supremacy



We recognize US racism is a topic many of our readers avoid reading or read reluctantly but life in America is changing and many are practicing an avoidance demeanor which will bring us back to our past (internationally).

We persevere! 

It is a fact there were many many across the span of humankind who may have taken the position of: "Sssshhh, if we draw attention, they will turn on us."
 David Himbara former Rwandan head of state 
"When they came for Umuhoza Ingabire, I did not speak out; I was not a Hutu." 
Martin Niemöller (1892–1984) was a prominent Protestant pastor who emerged as an outspoken public foe of Adolf Hitler and spent the last seven years of Nazi rule in concentration camps. 
Niemöller is perhaps best remembered for the quotation:
First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out—

Because I was not a Socialist. 
Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out—  
Because I was not a Trade Unionist.
Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—  
Because I was not a Jew. 
—and there was no one left to speak for me.
And, life has a tendency to repeat itself, if we allow such.

The Independent UK
Well known white supremacist and Charles Barkley's choice to interact with one of the nation's most overt white supremacists.

Short version.



More: the full interaction.



Since the video was the central impetus for this blog post, we will move to end with a few newsworthy items.

Google Chrome extension replaces 'alt-right' with 'white supremacy' HUFFPO Google Chrome via @blackvoices

Donald Trump has unleashed a white crime wave — via @slate http://read.bi/2rn9REY via @bi_contributors

It also seeps into the national psyche and, yes it is growing like a field of weeds. 




In closing, we published this piece on yesterday. link.

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