Assata Shakur Speaks!

Source: Assata Shakur Speaks! Assata Shakur: The government’s terrorist is our community’s heroine by Mos Def Early in May, the federal government issued a statement in which they labeled Joanne Chesimard, known to most in the Black community as Assata Shakur, as a domestic terrorist. In so doing, they also increased the bounty on her […]

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Kyriarchy – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Kyriarchy is a social system or set of interlocking social systems built around domination, oppression, and submission. The word itself is is a neologism coined by Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza to describe interconnected, interacting, and self-extending systems of domination and submission, in which a single individual might be oppressed in some relationships and privileged in others.[1] […]

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stri·dent adjective 1.  making or having a harsh sound; grating; creaking: strident insects; strident hinges. 2.  having a shrill, irritating quality or character: a strident tone in his writings. 3.  Linguistics . (in distinctive feature analysis) characterized acoustically by noise of relatively high intensity, as sibilants, labiodental and uvular fricatives, and most affricates. Origin: 1650–60; […]

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