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(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, May 24, 2009
Our Schools Suck: A Book Review Black and Latino students are starting to "talk back to a Segregated Nation on the Failures of Urban Education." What they have to say is not pretty.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Resurrection Now, Crucifixion Later Eight years from now, how would progressives judge Obama's presidency?
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, April 12, 2009
The Power of Suggestion: Where Do WE Go From Here? Pain becomes less afflicting when one is bound by the shackles of the reality we currently exist in. A reality wherein an unemployed human being can walk into an immigration center, park his car in front of the exit door, shoot two receptionists, and walk into several rooms, firing upon whomever he finds reason to.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, March 28, 2009
Why Michelle Obama Is the Punching Bag for Racists Ms. Obama's prominent function, as a dynamic reorientation and regeneration of African-American Womanhood, is creating a fear so deep in the hearts of racists, that they seek to destroy and assassinate her character, in whatever ways possible.
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, March 21, 2009
"They're Not On Welfare" It's unclear what possessed President Obama's intimation at welfare recipients as lazy, selfish, uncaring bums, but the suggestion that they are not "working hard," or "doing the right things by their kids," is a cruel and mean one.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Study Says Hip-Hop Dumbs Listeners Down In a recent study conducted by Virgil Griffiths, a PhD student in California, Hip-Hop music listeners are portrayed as unintelligent and intellectually deficient. For those who think this uncritical obsession with Black art began with Hip-Hop, think again.
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(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, March 10, 2009
FOX News Finds Another Way To Attack Black People Speaking on the topic of the assault pop star, Rihanna is alleged to have suffered at the hands of fellow star, Chris Brown, the topic soon drifted from any meaningful discussion on domestic violence, to a fiesta of assault on Black men.
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, February 3, 2009
Artur Davis Has Got Some Nerve It is rare for a right-wing, corporate, Democratic Leadership Council (DLC) operative to step up and challenge a respected theologian in the African-American religious tradition. However, Artur Davis, the Alabama Congressman just achieved that, last week. Davis, get this, seeks to censor Rev. Jeremiah Wright.
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, February 2, 2009
The Black Tax: Still Well & Alive In '09 The cases of Tim Geithner, Tom Daschle, and Bernie (and Ruth) Madoff all speak volumes to the explicit biases in the justice system. All three have, in recent times, had their fair share of public humiliation-some more severe than the others-over tax evasions or 'grandest larceny.'
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, January 30, 2009
Why FOX News Loves Juan Williams: The Strings and the Puppet Speaking with the avowed racist-host, Bill O'Reilly, Juan Williams mentioned that Michelle Obama is a cause of concern for President Obama. On the subject of "liabilities for President Obama," Williams said the First Lady was "right there." The slow-witted pundit had some assistance from Bill O'Reilly, who followed-up, saying that such a step would signal "death" for Michelle Obama.
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 19, 2009
Re: Obama is NOT King (And Martin Ain't Barack) The corporate media fangs have begun biting their way into the consciousness of the public. They hope to sell the notion of Obama's election being the actualization of Dr. King's dream – without any obstruction. For people of insight across the world however, Obama's endless dissimilarities with King are too transparent to ignore. Lest I be casted a sophist with no proof, Obama is not King – and for five additional reasons:

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