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Old 06-10-2019, 03:02 PM
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Originally Posted by QuickSilver View Post
So instead of all that needless protesting against institutional racism and segregation in the south, black folks should have just packed their bags and moved north?
Many of them did just that and formed thriving communities. Indeed, blacks living in the North enjoy a higher standard of living to this day. They also are more likely to have black government representatives, which is not something I care about but you may like. It’s almost like history is poorly taught in public schools, though I know I picked this up there.

Originally Posted by Cheesesteak View Post
Who, among the evangelical left, is preventing someone from moving?
Many here are suggesting that moving is beneath the dignity of minorities and that they should stay and advocate for their minority positions. Perhaps I am misunderstanding.

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