enslavement reigned for 250 years on these shores when it ended this country could ve extended its hallowed pr
"Enslavement reigned for 250 years on these shores. When it ended, this country could've extended its hallowed principles — life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness — to all, regardless of color," writer Ta-Nehisi Coates told Congress. "But America had other principles in mind"
ta nehisi coates criticizes mitch mcconnell over his comments on reparations for a century after the civil war
Ta-Nehisi Coates criticizes Mitch McConnell over his comments on reparations: "For a century after the Civil War black people were subjected to a relentless campaign of terror, a campaign that extended well into the lifetime of Majority leader McConnell"
here s ta nehisi coates on kanye west championing a kind of freedoma white freedom freedom without consequence
Here's Ta-Nehisi Coates on Kanye West championing a kind of freedom—"a white freedom, freedom without consequence, freedom without criticism, freedom to be proud and ignorant"—in the age of Donald Trump.
mr mcconnell was not alive for appomattox but he was alive for the electrocution of george stinney he was aliv
“Mr. McConnell was not alive for Appomattox but he was alive for the electrocution of George Stinney. He was alive for the blinding of Isaac Woodard. He was alive to witness kleptocracy in his native Alabama and a regime premised on electoral theft.” —Ta-Nehisi Coates
ta nehisi coates we grant that mr mcconnell was not alive for appomattox but he was alive for the electrocutio
Ta-Nehisi Coates: "We grant that Mr. McConnell was not alive for Appomattox but he was alive for the electrocution of George Stinney. He was alive for the blinding of Isaac Woodward. He was alive to witness kleptocracy in his native Alabama."
ta nehisi coates has called trump america s first white president noting that his openly white nationalist app
Ta-Nehisi Coates has called Trump "America's first white president, " noting that his openly white-nationalist appeal to racist resentments about a changing, more diverse America sets him apart from his predecessors. (4/13)
last time i binge watched gilmore girls which i d never seen halfway through i read ta nehisi coates between t
Last time I binge watched Gilmore Girls. which I'd never seen. Halfway through I read Ta-Nehisi Coates' Between the World and Me, realized that GG is the epitome of the lie of the DREAM, and so hate watched the final seasons while crying from postpartum hormones.
but ta nehisi coates in a recent interview mentioned the dave chappelle skit about reparations as a reason to
But Ta-Nehisi Coates in a recent interview mentioned the Dave Chappelle skit about reparations as a reason to write about them in his 2015 essay. "What black people would do with reparations," a bit written by a black man, was funny then but definitely deserved a closer look.