FREE SPEECH ZONE | St. Cloud: Racism’s “adverse events”

For those anticipating surgery and post operative hospital stays, there are available lists ranking hospitals according to their “adverse events” or deaths and injuries caused by malpractice and preventable medical errors. Similar to authentication of claims by politicians via FactCheck.org, St. Cloud racism is easily verified.  Free Speech ZoneThe Free Speech Zone offers a space for contributions from readers, without editing by the TC Daily Planet. This is an open forum for articles that otherwise might not find a place for publication, including news articles, opinion columns, announcements and even a few press releases. Before enrollment at St. Continue Reading

FREE SPEECH ZONE | St. Cloud, Birmingham and Jena: Raising antes and losing pots

In advertising campaigns, athletics, guerrilla warfare and certain racial conflicts, creativity and innovative thinking can prove highly effective with very few participants. Early anti-racist campaign strategies and tactics were deferential to racists. Later campaigns were defiant and dignified, but similarly dependent on large numbers of brave participants as in Montgomery, Birmingham and Selma (Alabama). The Watts (Los Angeles), Newark and Detroit rebellions were more aggressive and threatening. South Central (Los Angeles) was aggressive and convincing. Continue Reading

FREE SPEECH ZONE | St. Cloud State conceals Black Student retention failures

Why does mention of St. Cloud, Minnesota, evoke such disrespect, laughter and ridicule among so many people of color? Why does St. Cloud State University (SCSU) fraudulently count Black students who transferred away, then graduated from other schools, as SCSU graduates?  Free Speech ZoneThe Free Speech Zone offers a space for contributions from readers, without editing by the TC Daily Planet. This is an open forum for articles that otherwise might not find a place for publication, including news articles, opinion columns, announcements and even a few press releases. Continue Reading