“Most words evolved as a description of the outside world, hence their inadequacy to describe what is going on inside me.” —Hugh Prather
Sup my NIGGER?
I know, when you say the n-word your intention is not to insult me.
Yes, we may both be black.
Its true, the meaning of the word has changed.
But words have history.
And I don’t really appreciate being called a Nigger.
“The soul always knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the mind.” —Caroline Myss
“Society does not want individuals who are alert, keen, revolutionary, because such individuals will not fit into the established social pattern and they may break it up. That is why society seeks to hold your mind in its pattern, why your so-called education encourages you to imitate, to follow, to conform.” —Jiddu Krishnamurti
“The overwhelming problem is that racism is alive and when we address this issue as if it was a yesteryear’s problem it becomes an invisible enemy. As much as society may want to keep these issues in the dark….inevitably light will shine on the problem and reveal the truth.” —A commentors response for the post: WHY DO PEOPLE RIOT?