Originally Posted by CurlyElectra
It's the little things that remind me that 45ish years ago people had to sit at the back of the bus, use separate water fountains, entrances & exits, watch a movie on a different side of a theater, were hosed down, fire bombed, attacked by dogs, lynched...

When people say, "I can't believe people are still racist, it's 2012." I don't think they realize how fresh it really is. This stuff affected my mom's generation. That's only the generation before mine. Crazy when look at it that way. A lot of people still have a lot of unfortunate issues.

Last edited by FoxyCleopatraGuide; 01-17-2012 at 10:22 PM.