Monthly Archives: December 2012

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A.Nzinga's Blog


noun \ˌjen-trə-fə-ˈkā-shən\

: the process of renewal and rebuilding accompanying the influx of middle-class or affluent people into deteriorating areas that often displaces poorer residents

Gentrification is a process in which a populated area is “discovered” and gentrified. Gentrified means to make suitable for affluent populations. It is a process that has recognizable phases as identified in Kevin Epps 2003 filmStraight out of Hunters Point.

The taxonomy noted by Epps allows us to see a national pattern of displacing communities of color in order to allow for “development” by outside interest. Historically outside forces shape communities of color in a number of ways, among them, redlining, outright refusal to sell to people of color, and police harassment or lack of protection for those who think to act other wise. West Oakland is an excellent example of a once thriving community shaped  by…

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Violent USA indeed. chickens coming home to roost and no national mental healthcare to be found…

Culture of Life News

mass murder of children

The deranged father of an elementary school child in Newtown, Connecticut, went insane and killed up to 30 teachers, the principal, the school psychologist and many children.  This is not an unusual event for our country, this is NORMAL.  And the US blithely butchers children across the planet with our assassin drones while heavily armed assassins roam America unhindered by any rules, regulations, restrictions or laws except for our airports.  The US is drowning in blood as we cover ourselves with blood overseas.

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not reported much in US news, but check this out.

Culture of Life News

Tonight, history was made at the UN.  Virtually all of our NATO allies sustained from voting against the Palestinians.  All of our major Asian ‘allies’ did the same.  All other nations except a very tiny handful, all of whom are protectorates of the US military machine, voted for Palestine.  All of Africa, all of the Middle East, all of South and Central America voted for Palestinian recognition.  The rage of the US Zionists is hideous to behold.

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