Wednesday Reads: The Last Civil War PensionerPosted: June 3, 2020
The protests continue…
There was some elections yesterday…
And the last Civil War pensioner has died.
Irene Triplett collected $73.13 from Department of Veterans Affairs, benefit for her father’s military service in Civil War
Here we are, still fighting the battle for equality for poc… it is disgusting to see the things that brought us to this latest boiling point.
Just a few moments from yesterday’s worldwide outcry for justice for George Floyd.
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George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Sean Reed, Breonna Taylor, Atatiana Jefferson, Kathryn Johnston, Anthony Hill, Kevin Davis, Jordan Davis, Walter Scott, Renisha McBride, Tamir Rice, Philando Castile, David McAtee, Tony McDade, Sandra Bland, Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant, Antwon Rose, the Charleston 9, John Crawford, Alton Sterling, Nicholas Thomas, Amadou Diallo, Eric Garner.
At the time that I wrote this post…the final results were still unknown. So these are just a couple comments:
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