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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

WATCHING VANILLA ISIS IN OREGON WHILE REMEMBERING CHOCOLATE MOVE IN PHILLY






Anybody thinking about the 1985 police bombing of M.O.V.E. in Philadelphia just about now?




If not, read more: 

"After my stories last week on the 30th anniversary of the MOVE siege in West Philadelphia in 1985, in which Philadelphia police dropped a bomb on a [black] residential neighborhood, leaving 11 dead — including five children — we were surprised by how many people told us they'd never heard of the bombing."

http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2015/05/18/407665820/why-did-we-forget-the-move-bombing