The Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration was a cluster f*ck! It looks like some coons opened up last night on the streets of Indiana at what was supposed to be a celebration of unity. Continue »
Critics Are Not Feelin’ Barack Obama And His “Vacations”…Says He Needs To Handle This Gulf Coast Crisis
President Obama and his family arrived Friday for a weekend getaway in Maine, but along with a little rest and relaxation comes criticism that the president is taking it easy with the Gulf of Mexico oil crisis in a critical phase. Continue »
When the time comes for selecting which higher education institution to attend, parents and prospective students may sometimes forget or ignore Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), which they may view as homogeneous, rigid, and dogmatic. The truth, however, is that today’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities are highly dynamic, progressive, and diverse institutions of higher learning that offer academic and extracurricular programs on par or exceeding those offered on comparable “traditional” campuses. For a list of Top 10 HBCU’s Continue
It’s common knowledge that self-made billionaire Oprah Winfrey, who sits atop the latest Forbes Celebrity 100 power list, is both kingmaker and rainmaker. She helped to change the political calculus of the race for President, early on throwing her weight behind Candidate Obama. As a media personality she wields her influence as a sort of magic wand, creating instant winners in the marketplace. For more on the industry behind her show’s guest list…Continue
In a 5-4 decision on June 28th the Supreme Court struck down Chicago’s ban on handguns. Chicago mayor Richard Daley was left shaking his head. The previous week had been an exceptionally bloody one with 54 people shot over a single weekend. His distaste could be felt by many across the country. DC’s delegate to the House of Representatives, Eleanor Holmes Norton, saw it quite another way. In a June 30th press release she praised a decision that “appears to vindicate and to sanction gun laws like the District’s new and revised gun laws”.
Minister Louis Farrakhan goes so hard. In a recent letter addressed to Jewish leaders he openly accuses them of pimping black people for their talent. Pop it to see him GO IN on Jewish organizations. Continue »
One Arizona politician has made a vow to make illegal immigrants powerless — literally. Continue »