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Martin Luther King & the KKK

Tomorrow, as you may or may not know, will mark 40 years from the assassination of Martin Luther King. While many across our country embrace King for the civil rights hero that he was, there are still more than a few who would disagree. Take the Ku Klux Klan for example. This famed white pride […]

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Immaculate Infection, 4/7/08; J. Edgar Hoover, Martin Luther King Jr. and States’ Rights by Mad Bob

[Synthesis blog once again brings you the philosophy of Synthesis Weekly columnist Mad Bob. With no further adieu, we present to you Immaculate Infection.] Beauty, Paranoia and Black Holes J. Edgar Hoover: J. Edgar Hoover was the former head of the FBI and a severely sinister and creepy individual. He was twisted and power-hungry and […]

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Stax is Pretty Hot for a 50 Year Old….

Welcome To Soulville. I don’t care who you are or where you’re from, it all comes down to soul music. It’s the plasma that runs through the veins of popular music, and at the heart you find the imitable Stax records. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the label’s birth, Stax is releasing three DVDs: […]

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