Monthly Archives: September 2016

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Georgia’s Governor Wants To Turn His Public Schools Into Post Katrina New Orleans

An utterly cynical and deceptively marketed constitutional amendment is on the ballot in Georgia. It’s called the “Opportunity School District” because it’s about creating business opportunities for the charter school sugar daddies who contribute to the governor. Elite Republicans and Democrats too from the First Black President down to local mayors all want school privatization, so they’ve disguised their privatization amendment as something else entirely.

by Bruce A. Dixon

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by Bruce A. Dixon

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There’s a constitutional amendment on the ballot in Georgia this November. The word voters will see on their machines election day read thusly:

Winnie Mandela Turns 80, Vows to lead Marikana Campaign

“She opposed the ANC compromises with the former apartheid regime and the disarming of the armed wing of the ANC Umkhonto we Sizwe (MK) in 1994.”

by Dr. Marsha Adebayo

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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, commonly referred to as Mama Africa, turned 80 years old September 26Th. Her birthday celebration was held last week and attended by South African political comrades as well as bitter adversaries. Only an event such as this could entice political rivals such as the (ANC) Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and expelled former African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) president Julius Malema, now head of the Economic Freedom Fighters, to socialize. Continue reading