Well, THAT got your attention, but you see – what we present here, is not some racist BS (although the title above may indicate otherwise). Nope… going through some archives a few minutes ago, I came across one of our posts from September of 2019 that certainly merits bringing back to the front – given that these past few weeks has got EVERYBODY (well… that is an exaggeration) – just polly-ticians – hawking the old ‘Reparations’ garbage.
Remember the words of Annie Lennox, “Everybody wants something for nuthin’…” So let’s see what Lance Spivey has to say about it. ~ Ed
Spivey: Slavery in the World
I’ve been seeing a lot of internet posts and hearing a lot of talk about white people paying black people reparations for slavery, and how the “Rebel” flag is racist. First of all, I’ve never owned a slave, nor has any living relative of mine, nor has anyone I know or any member of their families. Second of all, you’ve never picked one single tuft of cotton, nor, probably, has any member of your family or anybody you know. So take those “reparations” and shove ‘em. Third, that flag stands for freedom, not racism nor slavery, and to treat it as such is to defame the characters of all the men who fought for Her, black and white alike. (Continue to The Metropolis Café)