Tag Archives: ‘negro’

  • Steven Ivory: White Water

    Jun 3, 14 by blueolive Comments Off

    *In 1965, when I was nine, my family made our semi-annual summer pilgrimage from Oklahoma City to tiny Winnfield, Louisiana to visit Daddy’s side of the family. Little more than three miles long, Winnfield made Oklahoma City feel like Manhattan.   It was in Winnfield that I first saw on the doors of various businesses and […]

  • NV Rancher Says if He’s Racist, Blame Martin Luther King (Watch)

    Apr 25, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Cliven Bundy continues to yap racist nonsense to the press. The Nevada rancher, who wondered if “Negro people” weren’t “better off” as slaves in a New York Times interview, is now blaming the perception that he’s racist on Dr. Martin Luther King for not finishing “his job.” This latest comment took place earlier today during […]

  • NV Rancher Embraced by GOP Wonders if ‘Negroes’ Were ‘Better Off as Slaves’ (Watch)

    Apr 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments

     *Republicans who had embraced the Nevada rancher currently in a standoff against the federal government are now running in the opposite direction after The New York Times reported that he used the word “Negro” and wondered if blacks were better off as slaves. Per the NYT: “I want to tell you one more thing I […]

  • THE (06-07-13) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jun 7, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE We may encounter many defeats but we must […]

  • Between the Lines: Save ‘Negro’ – Really??

    Mar 13, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *I read a commentary recently lamenting the elimination of the designation of  the term, “Negro” for American born Africans, now commonly referred to as “African Americans,” from the U.S. Census form. I just shook my head, said “Good-bye, Negro and turned the page. I didn’t pay much attention to it Then one of my more […]

  • ‘Negro’ is Not Going to be Used by the Census Dept. to Describe African – Americans

    Feb 25, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via Seattle Times) – After more than a century, the Census Bureau is dropping its use of the word “Negro” to describe black Americans in surveys. Instead of the term that came into use during the Jim Crow era of racial segregation, census forms will use the more modern labels “black” or “African-American”. The change […]