You know, when Trayvon Martin was first shot I said that this could have been my son. Another way of saying that is Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago. And when you think about why, in the African American community at least, there’s a lot of pain around what happened here, I think it’s important to recognize that the African American community is looking at this issue through a set of experiences and a history that doesn’t go away.
Is it acceptable to support Paula Deen knowing what we know now with current proof of racial slurs and actions? Why are White Americans supporting her and what does this say for White and Black relations in America in an Obama presidency?
I know you heads have been eating up all the Dr. Cornel West fire aimed at The President. You may have missed Activist Harry Belafonte’s criticisms as well… don’t worry, … Continue reading
Family – While you (and most of America) were watching the Final Four on CBS tonight, 3 of my foot soldiers and I went to YouTube to watch/study Minister Farrakhan’s … Continue reading
Earl Ingram announced on air yesterday that he would be having Valerie B. Jarrett Senior Advisor and Assistant to the President today at 4:20 pm. Ms. Jarrett will be on to speak about … Continue reading