Posts tagged "Segregation"

Separate but Equal Justice Under Law

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Separate but Equal Justice Under Law

The entire justice system in the U.S., and not just the police, is still racially-biased against darker-skinned minorities; almost as if one of the things “Justice” measures, when determining the guilt or innocence of the accused, is how white that person is.

The Wolf Who Cried “Religious Freedom”

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

The Wolf Who Cried "Religious Freedom"

Lawmakers in nearly half a dozen states came under intense, public scrutiny for the better part of last month as they each considered bills which threatened to defend discrimination against LGBT people as a matter of “religious freedom”…

Something Old, Something New

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Something Old, Something New

Comparing the present state of Marriages vs. Civil Unions to the “separate but equal” policies of Jim Crow and Racial Segregation is far from a new idea… I was searching for a novel way of addressing the concept when I was reminded of Norman Rockwell’s painting The Problem We All Live With, which depicts Ruby Bridges being escorted by U.S. Marshals, as the first black student at a previously all-white school.

Separate but Equal

Sunday, October 5, 2008

Separate but Equal

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