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“We have to remember (and heal from) the past to secure the success of the future.”

“We have to remember (and heal from) the past to secure the success of the future.”

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  • 1.  
  • 2. “ Remember . . . It’s OK” Or Brother Emmett’s Face
  • 3. Remember . . .
    • Who discovered who in 1492
    • and the massacre
    • at Wounded Knee
  • 4.  
  • 5. Remember . . .
    • Article X of the Treaty of
    • Guadelupe Hildago
    • and the Zuit Suit Riots
  • 6. Remember . . .
    • The China Town riots
    • and Executive Order 9066
  • 7.  
  • 8. Remember . . .
    • The words you thought were cool to call another person to question their “manhood”
    • and the young man found on that wooden fence in Wyoming
  • 9.  
  • 10. Remember . . .
    • Colonization,
    • the Baptism of Savages,
    • and the overthrow of Queen Liliukaloni
  • 11. Remember . . .
    • Over 3011 documented lynchings
    • post Emancipation Proclamation
    • and Brother Emmett’s Face
  • 12.  
  • 13. You know . . .
    • It wasn’t that long ago
    • Why would one group of human beings do that to another group of human beings???
  • 14. Sometimes when I remember . . .
    • I get angry . . .
    • and that’s OK
  • 15. It’s OK . . .
    • To get pissed off
    • To hold a grudge
    • To NOT hold hands and sing
    • “ It’s A Small World After All”
  • 16. It’s OK . . .
    • To sometimes exclude the
    • obvious descendents
    • of the obvious excluder
    • [Even if they are well-meaning co-workers or loved ones, because there’s just some things they’ll never understand!]
  • 17. And It’s OK . . .
    • To seek the rights due to you
    • “ By Any Means Necessary”
    • . . . as long as you first use your mind !
  • 18. Most Importantly – It’s OK . . .
    • Not to dwell on all of this #$^@
    • 24 . . .
    • 7 . . .
    • 365
    • Because honestly . . . deep down . . .
    • I really want this “Humanity” thing to work out.
  • 19. But . . . You Must . . .
    • Remember !!!