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, that's what I'm here for. Peep this gem from a... 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 recent press conference. As is always the truth, the minister... 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 President Obama's State of the Union Address to the nation.... Continue Reading →
Radio talk show host Glenn Beck crossed the line on his Fox program May 28 when he attacked 11-year-old Malia Obama following her questions to her father, President Obama, regarding the BP Oil Spill. President Obama said in an address... Continue Reading →