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About Huey Newton

Huey P. Newton has been largely forgotten by people in the mainstream of American culture.  However, in some circles, the legacy of Huey Newton’s activism remains relevant.  He once said, “The policemen or soldiers are only a gun in the … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts About Pride Month

A good share of LGBT Pride Month stories and articles begin with mention of the Stonewall Riots in New York City.   Instead, I want to quote Thomas Jefferson.  One of his most famous warnings, is one of my favorites.  “The … Continue reading

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