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Hoodwinked History: How False Civil Rights Narratives Distort Modern Freedom Struggles | The Root

Hoodwinked History: How False Civil Rights Narratives Distort Modern Freedom Struggles | The Root

-We all know how sanitized mainstream black history has become. Matin Luther King Jr.? Now he was a kumbaya preacher-man. Rosa Parks was a tired seamstress- she didn’t get up because he feet were hurting. Can you blame her? Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee, everybody loved Muhammad Ali. Turns out that this remixed, retelling of black history is doing more harm than good. Today’s package: Whitewashing Black History. Over the years what we’ve come to refer to…

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IDEAS vs. IDEOLOGY – Mohamed ElBaradei & Raj. Gandhi 2012

IDEAS vs. IDEOLOGY – Mohamed ElBaradei & Raj. Gandhi 2012

From what I can recall in the last five or six, seven decades, three ideologies have been actively promoted and governments have been formed on the basis of these ideologies; Nazi ideology Germany, Communist ideology, the Soviet Union and China, some kind of Islamic ideology, Iran. Ideology has come into disrepute. A rigid ideology is terrible. Even in the U.S. when you had the neocons for a number of years… This is an ideology that took precedence over common sense….

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IDEAS vs. IDEOLOGY – Mohamed ElBaradei & Raj. Gandhi 2012

IDEAS vs. IDEOLOGY – Mohamed ElBaradei & Raj. Gandhi 2012

الافكار مقابل الايديولوجيات حوار الديمقراطية هل هناك حاجة لأفكار وايدلوجيات جديدة للمضي قدما بالحركات المؤيدة للديمقراطية حول العالم؟ ان لم تخني الذاكرة خلال الخمسة او الستة او السبعة عقود الماضية كان هناك ثلاثة ايديولوجيات كانت قد ظهرت و تفشت حتى ان الحكومات تم تشكيلها بناءا على هذه الايديولوجيات الايديولوجية النازية , المانيا الايديولوجية الشيوعية , الاتحاد السوفييتي و الصين نوع من الايديولوجية الاسلامية , ايران بدأت هذه الايديولوجيات تقفد سمعتها الجيدة الايديولجية الصارمة سيئة جدا حتى في الولايات المتحدة كان…

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