...Everyone but yourself can free your mind, and we all choose not to.
- NotquiteunBuckley, a TMR heckler, not altogether "up" on how racism is being dealt with, toe-to-toe, here
So - "everyone" could stop this, but they "all choose not to" - as they'd rather watch me struggle alone with it? Well, along with that being nothing new, it certainly explains why I always have so much material to work with:
“Last week,...the FBI accused [a] couple of enslaving an Indonesian woman who is in her early 20s. For four years, reads the indictment, they created "a climate of fear and intimidation through rape and other means." The slave woman cooked, cleaned, took care of the children, and performed other tasks for little or no pay, fearing that if she did not obey, "she would suffer serious harm."
The two Saudis face charges of forced labor, aggravated sexual abuse, document servitude, and harboring an alien. If found guilty, they could spend the rest of their lives in prison. The government also wants to seize the couple's Al-Basheer bank account to pay their former slave $92,700 in back wages.
No, as the American experience with slavery continues to prove, religion can be THE prime ingredient for cruelty,...