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@JamesWLoewen — 2,217 followers, 742 tweets

Did you note that Balt. hospital put incapacitated woman out in the cole, almost naked? I'm gonna write an article about how we DO have socialized medicine, of sorts: the rich sick support the poor sick. A terrible system.  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/local/wp/2018/01/10/video-shows-apparently-incapacitated-half-naked-woman-put-out-in-cold-by-baltimore-hospital/?undefined=&utm_term=.951a72d97036&wpisrc=nl_most&wpmm=1 
The Senate just passed a bill recognizing 6 #Powhatan VA American Indian tribes as nations (Yes, under the U.S., of course.) In short, #FederalRecognition. This is a happy day for them. They met the English, so their intergroup history goes way back. Best wishes to you all!
#MitchLandrieu, NOLA mayor, has new bk out: "In the Shadow of Statues:A White Southerner Confronts History." Ends with his sterling speech "Truth." I'm proud that the first 2 bks he cites are Lies Across Amer. & The Confederate & Neo-Confederate Reader. Read his bk!
In majority white towns residents usually complain to get things fixed. In Black America there is a tradition of hoping govt. will handle it and not feeling one has the right or power to complain and make govt. shape up. Hence things like this happen: https://t.co/AMydNzMZ7n
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