MSNBC’s Joy Reid, “It’s mostly white male Republicans and it’s basically white Americans who feel left out of Obama’s America”…
In Obama’s America drug dealers are termed as non-violent Americans, even though many of their customers use violence to obtain funds to purchase drugs from “non-violent” American drug dealers.
In Obama’s America seriously damaged Rap performance artists who write lyrics characterizing the maternal half of our population as *itches and *hores, glorify drug sales and use, and promote hate for people they believe are lesser human beings, are invited to our White House to help educate our nation’s young.
In Obama’s America we listen to the president Speaking At The Eulogy For The Honorable Reverend Clementa Pinckney, suggesting,
“Perhaps it causes us to examine what we’re doing to cause some of our children to hate.” (Applause.)
Yet we do not hear our president HONESTLY & SINCERELY attempting to address the issue of hate, which in my opinion stems from our expanding National Epidemic of Child Abuse and Neglect that for decades has deprived countless American children from experiencing and enjoying a safe, fairly happy American kid childhood.
In Obama’s America I do not feel safe from harm potentially caused by children whose single mothers have failed to raise and nurture fairly happy children who DO NOT suffer from childhood depression.
Childhood depression often causes children to mature into angry, frustrated, unpredictable teens and adults who often vent their frustrations on their peaceful neighbors and police trying to protect their peaceful neighbors from harm.
Ask 2015 Grammy winner Kendrick Lamar what he thinks about the Child Abuse and Neglect his “living wild” parents subjected him and his siblings to.
In his 2015 Grammy award winning Rap Performance titled “I”, Kendrick Lamar writes, “I’ve been dealing with depression ever since an adolescent.”
During a January 20, 2011 LAWeekly interview (Google search) Kendrick, born in 1987, the same year songwriter Suzanne Vega wrote a song about child abuse and VICTIM DENIAL that was nominated for a Grammy award, he told the interviewer:
“Lamar’s parents moved from Chicago to Compton in 1984 with all of $500 in their pockets. “My mom’s one of 13 [THIRTEEN] siblings, and they all got SIX kids, and till I was 13 everybody was in Compton,” he says.”
“I’m 6 years old, seein’ my uncles playing with shotguns, sellin’ dope in front of the apartment. My moms and pops never said nothing, ’cause they were young and living wild, too. I got about 15 stories like ‘Average Joe.'”
It seems evident to me Kendrick identified the source of his depression, the roots of poverty, the child abuse/maltreatment that prevented him, his brothers, sisters, cousins, neighborhood friends, elementary and JHS classmates from enjoying a fairly happy, safe Average Joe and Josie American kid childhood.
Seems the adults responsible for raising the children in Kendrick’s immediate and extended family placed obstacles in their children’s way, causing their kids to deal with challenges and stresses young minds are not prepared to deal with…nor should they or any other children be exposed to and have to deal with.
It seems evident to me these PARENTAL INTRODUCED obstacles and challenges cause some developing children’s minds to become tormented and go haywire, not knowing OR NOT CARING ABOUT right from wrong…because as they mature, young victims of child abuse realize their parents introduced them to a life of pain and struggle, totally unlike the mostly safe, happy life the media showed them many American kids were enjoying. RESENTMENT
I cannot speak for anyone else, but if I was raised in Kendrick’s family I would most likely be silently peeved at my parents for being immature irresponsible “living wild” adults who deprived me of a safe, happy childhood.
Though like many victims of child abuse, most likely I would deny my parents harmed me, seeking to blame others for the pain my parents caused to me.
I wonder how little Kendrick and his classmates reacted when their elementary school teacher introduced the DARE presenter and they learned about the real dangers of drugs and how they harm people, including their parents?
For years Youtuber David Carroll has produced countless videos claiming, “the black man is incapable of connecting dots.”
Obviously this is not true for all my American neighbors of African descent…though looking at his record, I have no doubts Barack Obama and his wife are the people Mr. Carroll is lamenting about.
Restore Pride In Parenting; End Child Abuse & Neglect
Victims of Child Abuse:
Read popular American rapper Tupac Amaru Shakur (Lesane Parish Crooks; June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996) lyrics to learn about his love-hate relationship with his mom, his great disappointment with his dad, and about Tupac’s frequent suicidal thoughts.
Read about how Tupac’s drug addicted mother accepted proceeds of the harmful anti-social acts Tupac raps/writes about committing against his peaceful neighbors. I have to tell you, reading Tupac’s lyrics brings back a lot memories of the horrific emotional child abuse I witnessed during the nearly twelve year I provided police services to Shawn Carter’s community.
Shawn “Jay Z” Carter (born December 4, 1969) is another victim of child abuse/neglect who raps/writes about the physical harm and fear he caused to his peaceful neighbors and community.
Reading Shawn “Jay Z” Carter describe the pain he caused to his neighbors and community, brought back painful memories, causing me experience much of the same anxiety and pain I experienced from personally witnessing the physical and emotional pain young Shawn Carter caused to individuals as well as an entire housing complex and surrounding neighborhoods.
In 1987, the same year emotionally depressed 2015 Grammy winner Kendrick Lamar was born, songwriter Suzanne Vega wrote a song about child abuse and VICTIM DENIAL that was nominated for a Grammy.
Suzanne nailed it, parents and caregivers do the most horrific things to their kids, yet many kids will defend their abusers, blaming themselves for their “blues,” bruises and injuries before admitting a parent/caretaker harmed them.
“Yes I think I’m okay I walked into the door again
Well, if you ask that’s what I’ll say
And it’s not your business anyway”