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Black Panics and White Hispanics

Thanatos Wrote: Apr 24, 2012 10:18 AM
Having worked in Camden NJ for ten years, there was a back mayor when I started and there was a black mayor when I left but there was no change for the better. Sad to say, it is worse. As someone has already written: Blacks in America are their own worst enemy.
WestTexan Wrote: Apr 24, 2012 1:46 PM
My mother's family was born and raised in Camden, later in the burbs, and nearly all my maternal cousins live within 30 minutes of Camden. My grandfathers house is gone, so is the street, which was a few blocks from the Delaware River. Needless to say, Camden has been a septic tank for at least 50 years, and it won't be getting better for a long time, if ever.
Author’s Note: I’ll be speaking at Summit Ministries student conferences (sessions one through six) this summer in Manitou Springs, CO. See www.Summit.org for registration information and logistics.

In my many years of serving on faculty hiring committees, I have often heard the statement “minorities and women are encouraged to apply.” It usually follows in close proximity to the statement “our institution does not discriminate on the basis of race.” The two statements cannot be reconciled by logic. But, then again, logic is considered a form of white oppression at the postmodern university.

Nor can those hiring statements be...