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Reminder: Christina Burton invited you to join Nextdoor Koreatown/Mid-Wilshire
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"Sometimes people hold a core belief that is very strong. When they are presented with evidence that works against that belief, the new evidence cannot be accepted. It would create a feeling that is extremely uncomfortable, called cognitive dissonance. And because it is so important to protect the core belief, they will rationalize, ignore, and even deny anything that doesn’t fit in with the core belief."
Franz Fanon, Black Skin, White Masks via Janks Morton, founder of Ten Days of Black Facts and Cognitive Dissonance. (via punk-logic)
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Rethinking Religion…
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Happy 70th, Ms. Franklin!
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Apologies to black fathers
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Real Swag.
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The End of Affirmative Action?
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The Life Aquatic… 
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Looking at the Movement… Remembering Trayvon
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March 24 from 2-4pm at Freedom Plaza (14th & Pennsylvania) in DC. Email dctrayvonrally@gmail.com for more info.
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Photo Credit: Getty Images
During an FA Cup quarterfinal game, soccer player Fabrice Muamba collapsed. His heart stopped beating for 78 minutes and then he miraculously sprung back to life.
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Happy Woman’s History Month. She looks great.
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18 white people who, for some reason, hold a special place in black folks’ hearts