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Black Self-Genocide : What Black Lives Matter Won't Say
by Wellington Boone


Overview - Wellington Boone says A disproportionate number of Black Americans are dead and dying but why are they dying at their own hands And why does the American culture remain silent Black Genocide chronicles the tragedies of Black history but also the triumph of their faith in overcoming circumstances because they knew God.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Wellington Boone says A disproportionate number of Black Americans are dead and dying but why are they dying at their own hands And why does the American culture remain silent Black Genocide chronicles the tragedies of Black history but also the triumph of their faith in overcoming circumstances because they knew God. It is a call to America to have compassion and repent for past wrongs against this wounded people group then empower them for the future. United Nations definition of genocide excerptIn the present Convention genocide means any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy in whole or in part a national ethnical racial or religious group as such a Killing members of the group; b Causing serious bodily or mental harm to members of the group; c Deliberately inflicting on the group conditions of life calculated to bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part; d Imposing measures intended to prevent births within the group; e Forcibly transferring children of the group to another group. Sample of deathstyle statistics on Black AmericaIn 1970 only 41.5 families were headed by a single parent and 58.5 of children lived with two parents. Today only 4 in 10 Black children have a father in the home married or single father. Almost 7 of 10 Black babies are born to unwed mothers 69.5 single vs. whites 25.4. Less than half of all Black adults are married 42 married vs. 61 whites in 2003. Black women are 12.3 of the females in the U.S. but have 35 of all abortions. An estimated 15 million Black babies have been aborted since 1973.Blacks have 50 of new HIVAIDS cases 2004. 41 of men living with HIVAIDS are Black. 64 of women living with HIVAIDS are Black. AIDS is theleading cause of death for black women between the ages of 2534.Almost 12 of Black men ages 25 to 29 are in prison or jail vs. 1.7 whites. The rate of incarceration for Black males is 5 to 7 times greater than for White.Gonorrhea rates among Black men were 24 times higher than among White men.Black men ages 20 to 29 are 10 times more likely to develop kidney failure due to high blood pressure than White men in the same age group. Only 13 of Black men have earned at least a bachelors degree.13.3 of Blacks have diabetes. 9095 of diabetes cases are Type 2 and can be prevented or reversed with diet and exercise.Blacks are nearly 4 times more likely than Whites to develop kidney failure that requires dialysis or a kidney transplant. Many of these cases are a result of outofcontrol diabetes.Recently state and federal legislators have launched efforts to apologize for slavery and segregation. Anything we say will be only symbolic.We need to honor the memory of the Confederacy and the cause of Southern Independence. They want to recall past glories but not take responsibility for past atrocities.I didnt personally do anything wrong. Its not my fault. Why should I pay for sins of the pastI was not there.Individuals repent not state legislatures.Let bygones be bygones.This is an inconsequential issue.We need to move forward not back.What are we apologizing forThe author says that these apologies will help heal Black America. He has answers for those who oppose apologizing for slavery and raise questions like these.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780977689255
  • ISBN-10: 0977689255
  • Publisher: Appte Publishing
  • Publish Date: October 2016
  • Page Count: 282
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.59 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.84 pounds


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