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My black year: Maggie Anderson at TEDxGrandRapids

Chicago family Buys Black for a year. Maggie Anderson, shares her experience with that experiment.

Maggie Anderson also Author of the Book based on the experiment:

"Our Black Year"

http://www.amazon.com/Our-Black-Year-Americas-Racially-ebook/dp/B0078XE0FS/ref=la_B001JPCU3U_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1409138343&sr=1-1

rebelbaes:

Lets send the financial powers of the world a message by hitting them where it hurts. Let them know that you are tired of racism and institutional oppression against our people all over the world. Show solidarity by taking your money from their banks by October 1st and placing it in our banks.A LIST OF BLACK OWNED BANKS1. ALAMERICA BANKLocation: Birmingham, AlabamaFounded: January 28, 2000FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $35 404 0002. BROADWAY FEDERAL BANK FSBLocation: Los Angeles, CaliforniaFounded: February 26, 1947FDIC Region: San FranciscoAssets: $385 055 0003. CAPITAL CITY BANK & TRUST COMPANYLocation: Atlanta, GeorgiaFounded: October 3, 1994FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $294 572 0004. CARVER STATE BANKLocation: Savannah, GeorgiaFounded: January 1, 1927FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $41 573 0005. CITIZENS TRUST BANKLocation: Atlanta, GeorgiaFounded: June 18, 1921FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $392 286 0006. CITY NB OF NEW JERSEYLocation: Newark, New JerseyFounded: June 11, 1973FDIC Region: New YorkAssets: $340 301 0007. COMMONWEALTH NATIONAL BANKLocation: Mobile, AlabamaFounded: February 19, 1976FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $63 244 0008. COVENANT BANKLocation: Chicago, IllinoisFounded: June 20, 1977FDIC Region: ChicagoAssets: $59 842 0009. FIRST INDEPENDENCE BANKLocation: Detroit, MichiganFounded: May 14, 1970FDIC Region: ChicagoAssets: $215 924 00010. FIRST STATE BANKLocation: Danville, VirginiaFounded: September 08, 1919FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $38 882 00011. FIRST TUSKEGEE BANKLocation:Tuskegee, AlabamaFounded: October 11, 1991FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $63 127 000[/twocol_one] [twocol_one_last]12. HIGHLAND COMMUNITY BANKLocation: Chicago, IllinoisFounded: November 09, 1970FDIC Region: ChicagoAssets: $84 948 00013. ILLINOIS SERVICE FEDERAL SAVINGS & LOANLocation: Chicago, IllinoisFounded: January 01, 1934FDIC Region: ChicagoAssets: $140 148 00014. INDUSTRIAL BANKLocation: Washington, DCFounded: August 18, 1934FDIC Region: New YorkAssets: $342 524 00015. LIBERTY BANK & TRUST COMPANYLocation: New Orleans, LouisianaFounded: November 16, 1972FDIC Region: DallasAssets: $545 019 00016. MECHANICS & FARMERS BANKLocation: Durham, North CarolinaFounded: March 01, 1908FDIC Region: AtlantaAssets: $304 809 00017. NORTH MILWAUKEE STATE BANKLocation: Milwaukee, WisconsinFounded: February 12, 1971FDIC Region: ChicagoAssets: $91 490 00018. ONE UNITED BANKLocation: Boston, MassachusettsFounded: August 02, 1982FDIC Region: New YorkAssets: $590 624 00019. SEAWAY BANK & TRUST COMPANYLocation: Chicago, IllinoisFounded: January 02, 1965FDIC Region: ChicagoAssets: $573 168 00020. UNITED BANK OF PHILADELPHIALocation: Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaFounded: March 23, 1992FDIC Region: New YorkAssets: $67 930 00021. UNITY NB OF HOUSTONLocation: Houston, TexasFounded: August 01, 1985FDIC Region: DallasAssets: $68 125 000
http://hbcumoney.com/2013/03/01/2013s-african-american-owned-bank-directory/
http://www.exposingblacktruth.org/the-october-black-bank-run/#sthash.c3Qn0c0m.dpuf

rebelbaes:

Lets send the financial powers of the world a message by hitting them where it hurts. Let them know that you are tired of racism and institutional oppression against our people all over the world. Show solidarity by taking your money from their banks by October 1st and placing it in our banks.

A LIST OF BLACK OWNED BANKS

1. ALAMERICA BANK

Location: Birmingham, Alabama

Founded: January 28, 2000

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $35 404 000

2. BROADWAY FEDERAL BANK FSB

Location: Los Angeles, California

Founded: February 26, 1947

FDIC Region: San Francisco

Assets: $385 055 000

3. CAPITAL CITY BANK & TRUST COMPANY

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Founded: October 3, 1994

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $294 572 000

4. CARVER STATE BANK

Location: Savannah, Georgia

Founded: January 1, 1927

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $41 573 000

5. CITIZENS TRUST BANK

Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Founded: June 18, 1921

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $392 286 000

6. CITY NB OF NEW JERSEY

Location: Newark, New Jersey

Founded: June 11, 1973

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $340 301 000

7. COMMONWEALTH NATIONAL BANK

Location: Mobile, Alabama

Founded: February 19, 1976

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $63 244 000

8. COVENANT BANK

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Founded: June 20, 1977

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $59 842 000

9. FIRST INDEPENDENCE BANK

Location: Detroit, Michigan

Founded: May 14, 1970

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $215 924 000

10. FIRST STATE BANK

Location: Danville, Virginia

Founded: September 08, 1919

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $38 882 000

11. FIRST TUSKEGEE BANK

Location:Tuskegee, Alabama

Founded: October 11, 1991

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $63 127 000

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12. HIGHLAND COMMUNITY BANK

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Founded: November 09, 1970

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $84 948 000

13. ILLINOIS SERVICE FEDERAL SAVINGS & LOAN

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Founded: January 01, 1934

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $140 148 000

14. INDUSTRIAL BANK

Location: Washington, DC

Founded: August 18, 1934

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $342 524 000

15. LIBERTY BANK & TRUST COMPANY

Location: New Orleans, Louisiana

Founded: November 16, 1972

FDIC Region: Dallas

Assets: $545 019 000

16. MECHANICS & FARMERS BANK

Location: Durham, North Carolina

Founded: March 01, 1908

FDIC Region: Atlanta

Assets: $304 809 000

17. NORTH MILWAUKEE STATE BANK

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Founded: February 12, 1971

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $91 490 000

18. ONE UNITED BANK

Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Founded: August 02, 1982

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $590 624 000

19. SEAWAY BANK & TRUST COMPANY

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Founded: January 02, 1965

FDIC Region: Chicago

Assets: $573 168 000

20. UNITED BANK OF PHILADELPHIA

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Founded: March 23, 1992

FDIC Region: New York

Assets: $67 930 000

21. UNITY NB OF HOUSTON

Location: Houston, Texas

Founded: August 01, 1985

FDIC Region: Dallas

Assets: $68 125 000

http://hbcumoney.com/2013/03/01/2013s-african-american-owned-bank-directory/

http://www.exposingblacktruth.org/the-october-black-bank-run/#sthash.c3Qn0c0m.dpuf

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The Allegory of the Life Preservers

In the Service of our Ancestors and African Love,
Listen Seeker, I come in peace,

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