Monthly Archives: December 2016

Reflections on the December 14th Hollywood Commission Meeting

Tifanny Burks/ December 19, 2016/ racist, racist street signs, take down street signs

The Broward Green Party and the Black Lives Matter Alliance Broward has joined local efforts in Hollywood, Florida to eradicate three street signs in the city that are named after confederate generals. These generals fought hard to protect the institution of slavery. Sean Atkinson, Street Sign Campaign Activist, wrote a reflection piece on the most recent City of Hollywood Commission

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Castro, A Personal Perspective

Silvie Suri-Perez/ December 13, 2016/ Uncategorized

I was seven years old when my family left Cuba. I remember angry mobs burning effigies of Carter at the town square. They referred to anyone known to be leaving the island as guzano (worm). When my father quit his job to leave the country, we had to go into hiding. It had become common practice for Fidel Castro’s supporters

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