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Archive for May 2013

High Time for Ethics

May 29, 2013

The weekly socio-political commentary from activist, Perry Redd The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary, March 28, 2013 by Perry Redd   Here in DC, we’re a year out from another election season.  It’s already time for candidates to stake out positions which were previously untenable, which were once unthinkable.  For Mayor, […]

No Thanks For the Motivation

May 21, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks, A Socially Speaking commentary by Perry Redd Once again, the President is playing the tune of indifference, the tune of disconcern, the tune of white men.  He is definitely a president like all others.  The previous 43 presidents were white males, and so is this one.  “Nobody cares how […]

Quit the Post-Racial Talk

May 8, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary By Perry Redd   I was watching the Sunday morning talk shows on the five major networks two weeks ago, and got hung up on one of the earlier shows.  I saw several political pundits opine on the state of the country and the intent […]

Race Made It’s Own Place

May 1, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary By Perry Redd So, the drama has ended. They got their man…they always do. It’s the “American Way.” The question is, how do they get him? No, I didn’t bring race up again, it just happened. You hear events and then think. You just do. […]