The Writings Of Tao Writer – Acceptance – What The World Needs Now

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Tao Writer (April 17, 1948 -) Acceptance - What The World Needs Now With the senseless killing of Black men by white police officers in the United States, at a rate which has not been seen since the racial unrest of the sixties, to the ISIS bombings in France, Yemen, Turkey, Afghanistan, Algeria, Tunisia, Syria, …

The Writings Of Tao Writer – America In Distress – Updated For July 4th 2020

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Tao Writer (April 17, 1948 -) For seventy-two years I watched as laws were passed, cities burned, appeasement tokens appointed and Black people killed by the police with no actions taken upon their white assailants. For Seventy-two years of my life Black people have been protesting for equality and being killed for being Black in …

For The Love Of Wisdom – Gary Younge – Thriving Against Racism

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Gary Younge (January 1969 -) With racism, cynicism and intolerance on the rise, wages stagnant and faith that progressive change is possible declining even as resistance grows. Things look bleak. The propensity to despair is strong, but should not be indulged. Sing yourself up. Imagine a world in which you might thrive, for which there …

The Writings Of Tao Writer – Donald Trump Is A Tyrant – Beware!

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Make the lie big, keep it simple, keep saying it and eventually they will believe it. Joseph Goebbels  (October 29, 1897 – May 01, 1945) Tao Writer (April 17, 1948 -) Joseph Goebbels was the head of Hitler’s Propaganda Ministry after the Nazis took control of Germany in 1933. He was also Hitler’s named successor …

For The Love Of Wisdom – Lyndon B Johnson – Voting, Racism And Fear

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Lyndon B Johnson (August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973) I think that the so-called 'white backlash' is destructive, not only of the interests of Negro Americans, but of all those who stand to gain from humane and farsighted government. And those that stand to gain from humane and farsighted government is everybody. Nevertheless, there …

The Writings Of Tao Writer – Please Do Not Call Me African-American

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Tao Writer (April 17, 1948 -) Please Do Not Call Me African-American There are many labels used to describe people of color living in America today. I grew up with the terms Negro and colored. Later the terms to describe people of color living in America became African-American or Afro-American. Later Black became an accepted …

For The Love Of Wisdom – William Edward Burghardt (WEB) Du Bois – Racism

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William Edward Burghardt (WEB) Du Bois (February 23, 1868 – August 27, 1963) It dawned upon me with a certain suddenness that I was different from the others—shut out from their world by a vast veil. For the world I longed for, and all its dazzling opportunities, were theirs, not mine. Why did God make …