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    We Need More Like Martin Luther King

    Martin Luther King Was A Liberal Progressive Who Favored Left Wing Causes & Don’t You Forget ItBy Oliver Willis · August 23,2013 As we head towards the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, it is worth pausing for a second to solidly stake out the fact that Martin...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2013

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    Funny But It's Not, What They Don't Teach Us In Schools

    8 presidents owned slaves while still in officeDid you know that slaves helped build the White House and the US Capital In fact, the legacy of American presidents owning slaves goes all the way back to George Washington. Twelve American presidents owned slaves and eight of...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 3 Responses Feb 18, 2013

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    Angela Davis Human Rights Activist

    Another one of my favorite Activists back in the day went I was coming up. Biography, Education and Training Angela Y. Davis is known internationally for her ongoing work to combat all forms of oppression in the U.S. and abroad. Over the years she has been active as a student...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2013

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    A Tribute To Motown and Berry Gordy

    Motown!Much of my favorite music growing up right up to today! Motown is a record company originally founded by Berry Gordy. Motown played an important role in the racial integration of popular music. The "Motown Sound" included Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Four Tops, The...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Jul 24, 2013

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    Top 10 African American Inventors

    Despite the hardships suffered through slavery, many African Americans have managed to become great inventors, scientists, and thinkers. This is a list of the ten greatest African American inventors. 10. Madame C J Walker 1867 – 1919 Invented: Hair Lotion for black...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 51-55, F 4 Responses Feb 18, 2013

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    Oops, I Guess They Forgot About Us...Again

    It appears that African Americans in Mississippi have been overlooked, but don't worry. It was a just a "procedural error". Really? Evidently, the 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution abolishing slavery was not officially ratified in the State of Mississippi until...NOW...
    Skyy7 Skyy7 51-55, F 3 Responses Feb 18, 2013

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    I love african hair braiding. From west african to the east, africans have been braiding their hair from the begining of time. It's more than asthetics but for many cultures a sign...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 12 hrs ago

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    Hell yeah, I'm so glad I finally get on really well with my extended family and no longer feel like such an outsider. I don't want kids but extended family is also super important...
    flamingfangirl flamingfangirl 16-17, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I'm proud to be African, to the fullest. No one can take away my African identity. My dad is from Gabon, and my mom is half Cape Verdean and half Gabonese (born and raised in Gabon...
    ax299 ax299 13-15, M Feb 12

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    Yep I love being African American Black is Beautiful :)
    LoneLegend LoneLegend 16-17, M Feb 23

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    I love Americans. I love interacting with them on social media and whenever I see them visiting.
    YourOnlineFriend YourOnlineFriend 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 25

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    If there are any Americans here message me I'll be traveling from New York to New Orleans in April/May love to meet people
    Tomm3y Tomm3y 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    What do you think are the most important classes to master for a Physics or Mathematics Degree? or important concepts to master, or even study advice. I feel that these might be...
    atenra11 atenra11 46-50, M a week ago

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    I think and feel personal hygiene is very important. Because personal hygiene is so important to me, this is why I shave my long legs, underarms, facial hair, and between my lets...
    femaleofficeworker femaleofficeworker 51-55, F 5 Responses Feb 9

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    Hmmmm Why yes it seems like I have met someone on here that is important to me :P I might even go as far as to say she has become a requirement of my life. She is definitely what...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    I think education is very important. I just think the way we (USA) Go about it is all wrong. Nobody wants to wake up early in the morning for 5 days a week to go to a place that is...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 22

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    Some people just don't understand how important a father is to a growing child, especially a boy. Growing up without a father is agonizing, whether he left you or he died before...
    BloodFanatic BloodFanatic 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Manners are very important, it shows how you respect your self and others
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 9

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    No doubt many of us around the world share the common agreement family is important to us. However for some of us like myself when I say family I'm not always speaking about those...
    niceguycursed niceguycursed 31-35, M 3 Responses Feb 10

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    I love helping others and whenever I see a friend depressed and sad I always want to give them a big hug and try to help them in any way I can. But it's hard for me to ask help...
    swimswithcrocs swimswithcrocs 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    I completely agree with this group. I find that a sense of humor is extremely important. Hey, life is hard enough, and the last thing i want to do is make it harder. Life comes...
    growingwisdom growingwisdom 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 15

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    If you have lost something very important,what you gonna do?
    Aui12 Aui12 18-21, M Feb 24

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    Believe a Good Sense of Humor Is Important
    goodnites1011 goodnites1011 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Intimacy.... The body language spoke by physical contact. Holding each other in sexual motions. It's what separates lovers from friends. Like a candle burning, so should be the...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    I really do not understand this duality of human society. Men, throughout history, have always acted compulsorily in search of conquests, valuing possessions, money, industrial...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 2 hrs ago

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    So yea just looking for friends ............. So yea lol
    h3lldriv3n h3lldriv3n 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 14

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    Week 1- Super Bowl Week 2- Grammys Week 3- All Star Week Week 4- Oscars. Four events that take place back to back in February to make us forget black history month.
    3dayweekend 3dayweekend 18-21, M 5 Responses Feb 19

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    So my friend texted me to say that her brother asked if I was Blasian... WOW.
    IvyRed15 IvyRed15 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Black is beautiful. Black is beautiful
    freshlove freshlove 31-35, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    American here, this country is FILLED with idiots but everyone forgets the % of people living here that are foreigners...
    RatxInxAxCage RatxInxAxCage 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 5

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    Statement from Corrie family in response to the Israeli Supreme Court’s Dismissal of Appeal in Wrongful Death of Rachel Corrie Posted in News and Updates, Trial...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 17

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    It is a great show! I am waiting for Episode 306 to become available so I can download it.
    DonnaDomm DonnaDomm 26-30, F 23 hrs ago

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    Frankly, I can separate people into those with social skills and those still lacking in that department. I find this narrows down my perspective friends very quickly.
    KnightMoves KnightMoves 46-50, M Feb 5

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    I've lost everyone I've loved in the course of a month. One to suicide. One to circumstance. And one who sacrificed me. Now I stand in this dark petrifying world alone, and I'm not...
    Paperboyc Paperboyc 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 5

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    to fulfill sm of my dream ..I left home ......now to go home & c my family become my dream ....:(
    AJAY84 AJAY84 22-25 2 Responses Feb 7

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    A beautiful appearance will only last a while but a beautiful personality will last a lifetime! “As if you were on fire from within.The moon lives in the lining of your skin...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Feb 8

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    Don't be fooled by appearance... Why would you want something that looks good but ugly in the inside? Looks doesn't last long anyway! Personality does it lasts forever! Which is...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 8

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    I once had deja vu so hard other people thought I had been there before.
    Modiwolfshit Modiwolfshit 41-45, M 4 Responses Feb 8

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    Life is impossible without laughter.
    MosDefFan98 MosDefFan98 16-17, M 4 Responses Feb 8

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    I'm more socialize than my gf.
    vitnesse vitnesse 18-21, M Feb 9

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    i could not live without intimacy, passion, or love. Life is too short to be without the bare essentials. Drunken monkey s*x is a plus..
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 53 Responses Feb 9

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    Hygiene, is NUMBER 1 on my list..
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 9

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