• Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months ago

    Good job.

    I agree with you in regards to Hemmings, she was not in a position to consent to having a relationship with Jefferson. I think people try to romaticize a pedophile who was an American president.

    You only answered part of this question: What type of work did African American women do when they moved up north? Why? How did they…[Read more]

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    The myth of the black rapist continues today and is sad considering the amount of black women raped during slavery and Jim Crow.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    I agree that people do indeed go into debt trying to obtain the American Dream. Post-secondary education is a expensive issue in America that is not getting any cheaper.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    A museum recently opened in Alabama dedicated to document the lynching history in America.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    Recently a museum was opened to document the history of lynching in America.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Ann I am glad to hear that you have the book and plan on reading it. Let me know if you need any additional reading options as I am aware of many books that will open your eyes even wider to the system of oppression.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    I agree intersectionality is the way to get people to understand all the variables at play that continue to hinder the opportunities to those in marginalized communities.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    You are right many people benefit off of the bondage of blacks!

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    good job.

    A museum that documents the history of lynching in America recently opened in Alabama.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    You stated: One of these disparities is that African Americans only earn 62% of what Whites earn. In reading this, I assumed that there has to be some underlying reason for this that I wasn’t understanding.

    Discrimination, lack of quality education, lack of opportunistic.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    How did it make you feel about the lynching of blacks?

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    You stated: Race wise, studies show that people of all colors use and sell illegal drugs at similar rates.

    So how can we explain the rate of incarceration for blacks versus whites besides racism?

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    How can African Americans catch up to whites in regards to wealth considering what you read this week?

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    Good job.

    Have you heard of Emmett Till? If not look him up. The woman that accused him is still alive and has not been charged with a crime.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 1 week ago

    How can AA ever catch up to the majority of Americans considering how far behind they are?

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Good job.

    You stated: Native people mostly reside in rural areas and near reservations instead of cities.

    The question was: Which ethnic group until recent decades tended to live in rural areas?

    The correct answer is that Natives use to live near reservations but now many have moved to urban areas.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Correction-
    Spillover, colonies and satelite are the three subtypes of black suburbs.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Good job but very short essay. Commentary?

    You stated: The symbolism of city change with capitalism

    Correction: Symbolism of the city changed with the erection of factories.

    Transportation is why cities are build in a grid system as it makes it easier to transport goods and supplies.

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Good job.

    So do you think capitalism is the only reason we see inequality?

  • Urbanite posted a new activity comment 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Good job.

    Mother’s are always looking out for the best interest of our kids and continuously ensuring they are complying with norms :0)

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