Elizabeth "Liz" Nichols was pepper sprayed in the face last Nov. 11 during an Occupy Portland protest. She has moved her excessive force lawsuit from state to federal court. Photo credit: Randy Rasmussen/The Oregonian
The 'white' slave children of New Orleans: Images of pale mixed-race slaves used to drum up sympathy among wealthy donors in 1860s
FOLKS were sold "A BILL OF GOODS", and they have loved it ever since! DONT JUST PIN! THINK, READ & LEARN!! …3 SLAVES??? Well, the image looks convincing enough, unfortunately these were largely work of orphanages in New Orleans seeking money from RICH WHITE DONORS in the north. Agencies used mixed-breed Children (who looked mostly White) poor and abandoned (which wasn't the case). It seem to have worked quite well. It's quite interesting when you get the facts behind some images!
George W. Bush and his inner circle, photographed in the Cabinet Room of the White House in December 2001. From left: Secretary of State Colin Powell, Vice President Dick Cheney, the president, National-Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice, White House chief of staff Andrew Card, C.I.A. director George Tenet (seated), and Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld. Photograph by Annie Leibovitz.
Eartha Mary Magdalene White, (in picture with mother Clara) a prominent African-American resident of Jacksonville, Florida, was widely known for her humanitarian and philanthropic endeavors in northeast Florida. Born on November 8, 1876, and reared by her adoptive, altruistic mother, Clara English White, Eartha White displayed a lifelong commitment to helping others. Over the years Eartha White operated a department store, a taxi service, and a steam laundry, and was licensed as a real…