Secrets Of The Royal City
By: Honest Willie Worley Jr.
Prison Intelligence Journalist
There is an old saying that some things never change. Materialistic glitter has had a hypnotizing effect on so many in this country. All and all, it has had little effect on people's ability to use deception on one another to achieve personal gain.
African Americans are still of a very high number that suffer from the mental, and hypnotic effects of materialism. This mental hypnosis has caused a nation of African Americans to become victims of incarceration. In the February 2012 Volume 36-m, No. 2 of the "Coalition For Prisoners' Rights" Newsletter, they offered a very valuable piece of intel for everyone to absorb. Please allow me to share it with you:
I quote: Mass incarceration is the new Jim Crow. From 1970 to 1995, the jailing of African Americans increased 7 fold. African Americans are 12% of the U.S. Population -- and 53% of its prison population. There are more African Americans enslaved under correctional control today than there were in 1850. Unquote.
When we begin to understand the simplicities behind propaganda campaigns that enslaves us, we can began to break through the hypnotic spell that has kept us captivated for so long.
I am from the state of North Carolina, my home is in "Charlotte" named after Princess Charlotte Sophia of Mecklenburg-Strelitz who settled in the city in about 1750. Princess Charlotte would later become the wife of Englands King George 3rd. 15 children was born to King George 3rd by his wife Queen Charlotte. Their kids had kids who kids had kids all the way up until the present time, and the queen city was born. There are many unrecorded stories of the Queens siblings baring children to slaves. This intel is nothing out of the ordinary for American history. Slavery and sex always went together hand in hand. If we come to the realization that knowing who we are, will help us get to where we are going, we can live a productive life. Charlotte North Carolina has more African Americans that has past through these revolving doors of incarceration than any other city, town or province. Charlotte has probably also proven to be the more violent city in North Carolina. A lot of people would like to blame Charlotte violent nature on urban areas, this behavior is a part of the cities physical makeup. During the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence that was signed in Charlotte in May 1775, British General Charles Cornwallis said he was greeted by so much hostility when he occupied Charlotte in 1780 that he named the Queen City "Hornet Nest." We proudly adopted the name as an emblem. Our City residence have been accused of being arrogant, self-righteous, self-absorbed and materialistic. We are inheritors and descendants of royalty. Charlotteans no matter what race, no matter rich or poor have the royal rite of the royal city of Queen Charlotte. To this day in North Carolina prisons, prisoners from all over the state profess that prisoners from Charlotte think they are better than everyone else. I don't think that is actually the case. I just think its the royal blood of the cities inheritors. The royal bloodline.
African Americans of Queen Charlotte Royal Court also inherited the prison system. It's only my postulation, but I don't think there is no other court system in North Carolina that has convicted more individuals in Federal and State courts then Charlotte North Carolina. We allowed ourselves to be stripped of our royal rite for materialistic manipulated values. Such as drug money, drug use, useless items etc. Charlotte as well as the whole nation was given a product of deception. It was targeted for the genocide of a particular ethnic group. Instead of destroying this one group, it found it's way into every home in the nation including the Queen City. Still African Americans in Charlotte as well as the nation was the target. Allow me to share some very shocking facts with you about a product of mass-destruction. The information is from Michelle Alexander New York Times Bestseller "The New Jim Crow."
I quote: People of all races use and sell illegal drugs at remarkably similar rates. If there are significant differences in the surveys to be found, they frequently suggest that whites, particularly white youth, are more likely to engage in illegal drug dealing than people of color. One study for example published in 2000 by the National Institute on Drug Abuse reported that white students use cocaine at seven times the rate of black students, use crack cocaine at eight times the rate of black students, and use heroin at seven times the rate of black students.
The National Household Survey of Drug Abuse reported in 2000 that white youth age 12-17 are more than a third more likely to have sold illegal drugs than African American youth. Thus the very same year Human Rights Watch was reporting that African Americans were being arrested and imprisoned at unprecedented rates, government data revealed that blacks were no more likely to be guilty of drug crimes than whites and that white youth were actually the most likely of any racial or ethnic group to be guilty of illegal drug possession and sales. Any notion that drug use among blacks is more severe or dangerous is belied by the data; white youth have about three times the number of drug related emergency room visits as their African American counterparts. Unquote.
Cocaine hit the Queen City hard in 1983. it's presence was easily seen by 1987. All the law enforcement was focused on the African American communities while the white communities slowly began a deterioration from their undetected drug use.
If white people are leading in the usage, possession, and sales of drugs, how and why are African American Communities the target for the War on Drugs.
[large stencil of a crown with a floating head above it and a city skyline in the background with the caption "For The Love Of The City" written in cursive beneath it]
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