Obama’s ‘Immigration Detention Centers’ Become Trump’s ‘Kids in Cages’

Obama’s ‘Immigration Detention Centers’ Become Trump’s ‘Kids in Cages’

The Obama administration built the migrant cages, but the Media never reported this. In 2014, thousands of Central Americans crossed the border into Texas and were later held at a detention center in McAllen, TX.

Similar to an outdoor garage, the center has concrete floors. Because there was no space for beds, women and children slept on the concrete. Migrants remained outside for hours in the scorching hot temperatures, with meals consisting of bologna sandwiches and Kool-Aid. Continue reading Obama’s ‘Immigration Detention Centers’ Become Trump’s ‘Kids in Cages’

Martin Luther King Jr.: Looted Nothing, Burned Nothing, Attacked No One

Martin Luther King Jr.: Looted Nothing, Burned Nothing, Attacked No One

MLK’s non-violent approach and appeal to white middle-class citizens alienated many Black militants who believed that equality and justice needed to be attained by “any means necessary,” including violence.
But MLK’s non-violent activism resulted in significant strides toward racial equality, including passage of the Civil Right Act and Voting Rights Act. Continue reading Martin Luther King Jr.: Looted Nothing, Burned Nothing, Attacked No One