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Matt Pearce 6h
My latest: Only two of the black church fires you've heard about are being treated as likely arsons.
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Justin Reich 4h
One day, we'll remember the copwatchers and flag-takers like we remember the courageous young men and women who sat with conviction.
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Justin Reich 5h
That's the most spine-tingling scene in the trilogy.
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"This drew cheers. The mayor desperately tried to equivocate.., but Nash paid no attention. She had her answer."
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Justin Reich 5h
West, a moderate white politician skewered in public before an emotional crowd, answered the crucial question with a single word, "Yes."
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Justin Reich 5h
Nash bore in relentlessly, "Then, Mayor, do you recommend that the lunch counters be desegregated?"
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"Little lady," West replied, trying to be genial, "I stopped segregation seven years ago at the airport..."
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Justin Reich 5h
[I can never imagine myself being so brave.]
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"'Do you mean that to include lunch counters?' asked Nash, pressing the issue.... Her bravado hushed the crowd into silence."
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Justin Reich 5h
"'I appeal to all citizens to end discrimination, to have no bigotry, no bias, no hatred,' West replied."
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Justin Reich 5h
"Diane Nash pushed her way to the mic to ask the mayor whether he would appeal to all citizens to stop racial discrimination."
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Justin Reich 5h
It's documented in Taylor Branch's Parting the Waters on pp. 295. It's a stirring scene.
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Justin Reich 5h
I've been thinking a lot this week about Diane Nash, and her encounter with Mayor Ben West of Nashville.
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"this role should go to a black woman and a white man should be the one to help her over the fence; transcending racial & gender divides."
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Justin Reich 5h
Bree Newsome posts a beautiful statement about her act of civil disobedience, removing the confederate flag
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John McCusker 11h
Meet Louisiana's first same-sex married couple. Earl Benjamin and Michael Robinson married in New Orleans.
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Terry F Jul 2
How to use the self-checkout: 1. Scan items 2. Place in bagging area 3. Select payment type 4. Take receipt 5. Wreck yourself
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Audrey Watters 10h
Is It Time to Give Up on Computers in Schools? (my notes from our panel today at ) \m/
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Gary King 16h
"Why Propensity Scores Should Not Be Used for Matching" | version 4
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chrisamaphone Jun 28
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