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There’s been many social changes since The Civil Rights Movement of the 1960’s with the struggle for human equality but remains difficult 2 comprehend how another person can ever claim superiority over another.

The audacity.

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Fast forward to 2016 where rights remain violated due to the color of a person’s skin, gender & faith.

Seriously?

This is why I see an importance of keeping this particular segment of history alive & brought to the forefront.

With the recent pulse of bold ignorance exhibited by insecure grumpy men young & old, the sacrifices of those before me who laid their lives on the line cannot & will not be dismissed.

Betta. (1955-1965) from The Weddington Adventures. on Vimeo.

Despite the dangers during that period, peaceful demonstration displayed the power of the human spirit & exposed the foul attitudes of those who oppose.

Regardless, heads remain high….

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Sprayed with high powered water hoses, beaten with police batons, mauled by dogs, even killed clearly shows the true face of injustice that continues 2 this very day.

So ask yourself, are you part of the solution or part of the problem?

C’mon man!!

Why should we even have to explain such a basic life principle that should be considered common decency?

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History has the tendency to repeat itself but is our responsibility 2 prevent such painful events from reoccurring.

So now is the time for all of us 2 do “betta” yall.

Here is the first installment of a series explaining the relevance of that time & what it means 2 be me.

Peace!…with 2 fingers;)

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There’s an obvious divide between the have & have not which is why I decided 2 bring along the trusty Canon 7d for a bit of music video.
In a society where only 1% control the majority of wealth, the obvious outcome becomes civil unrest & protest.

The 99% has apparently awakened in order 2 stand for something called fairness.

Similar 2 countries abroad, something has 2 give.
Plain & simple TRUTH….

Then again, seems as if media has put on a serious muzzle for it’s been several months since there’s been any type of coverage.

Guess America has learned from the civil unrest of other countries & shows the true power of media….for now.

Yep!…

 

Peace!…with 2 fingers;)