The problem is that my generation was pacified into believing that racism existed only in our history books.Racism0
To criticize a person for their race is manifestly irrational and ridiculous, but to criticize their religion, that is a right. That is a freedom.Religion, Racism0
People always say that I didn't give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn't true. I was not tired physically... No, the only tired I was, was tired of giving in.Human Rights, Racism0
Racism is still with us. But it is up to us to prepare our children for what they have to meet, and, hopefully, we shall overcome.Racism0
Worm: 'That's my nigga right there. If you was any bigga, you'd be my 'bigga nigga'.'
Ken Carter: 'Sit down. SIT DOWN! Nigger is a degrogatory term used to insult our ancestors. See, if a white man used it, you'd be ready to fight. Your using it teaches him to use it. You're saying it's cool. Well, it's not cool, and when you're around me, I don't want to hear that shit! Are we clear?'
He had this idea. It was kind of a virologist idea. He believed that you could cure racism and hate... literally cure it, by injecting music and love into people's lives. When he was scheduled to perform at a peace rally, a gunman came to his house and shot him down. Two days later he walked out on that stage and sang. When they asked him why - He said, 'The people, who were trying to make this world worse... are not taking a day off. How can I? Light up the darkness.Peace, Vision, Hatred, Racism0