The King letter and sordid government surveillance

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The recent disclosure that a researcher found an unedited copy of an infamous FBI letter sent to civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., may have taken some by surprise... »

Promises, Commissions and Black America at the Crossroads

by Willian P. Muhammad | Nov 19, 2014 - 9:53:29 AM

We’ve all heard and seen this song and dance before. The unwarranted abuse and killing of unarmed Black people at the hands of local authorities, the time worn narrative of “justifiable homicide,” and of course, the usual posturing of so-called Black religious leaders, rewarded with recognition in exchange for their quieting of the dissatisfied masses. »

MIDTERM MADNESS! - Zombie Dems VS Zombie Repubs, Zombie Consensus Wins Again!

by Bruce A. Dixon -Guest Columnist- | Nov 13, 2014 - 6:43:13 PM

The day after the 2014 midterm elections it’s pretty clear that political control of the United States, its economy, its mass media and its politics are firmly in the hands of its wealthy, deeply entrenched elite of wealthy individuals and corporations. »

Divided We Fall, United We Stand

by A. Akbar Muhammad | Nov 12, 2014 - 8:37:51 PM

We cannot allow those in the state of Missouri to divide us in the name of so-called peace when the grand jury drops its decision about Darren Wilson, the White police officer who killed Michael Brown, Jr. »

A day late and a dollar $hort

by Laila Muhammad | Nov 12, 2014 - 8:34:51 AM

Debt is slavery plain and simple. And if we are honest with ourselves, we will admit that a lot of our financial problems come from the lack of handling finances appropriately. Yes a lot of us are really struggling, living from paycheck to paycheck, or just barely getting by. »

Caged, roped, and mistreated

by Anisah Muhammad | Nov 12, 2014 - 8:30:49 AM

The Black man and woman of America are like the caged lion, roped elephant and mistreated but loyal dog. We are like the caged lion because the lion is king of the jungle but does not realize and execute his greatness. »

Time for Black Democrats to switch

by George E. Curry | Nov 11, 2014 - 11:40:38 PM

The midterm elections are over, the final numbers are in and they don’t look pretty if you’re a progressive. So, I am going to propose something our national Black leaders should have suggested a long time ago: It’s time for us to switch. »

Disunity, money, midterm madness and the continued decline of a nation

by News | Nov 11, 2014 - 12:53:45 PM

Midterm elections are over and the president whose party lost seats and control of the Congress has had his obligatory post-election meeting with GOP leaders. The mainstream pundits, commentators and columnists insist voters sent a signal: Government needs to work and people are tired of gridlock. »

Accept Your Own and Be Yourself: Lessons for fighting Sickle Cell Disease

by Tahirah X Austin -Guest Columnist- | Nov 7, 2014 - 12:03:49 PM

The month of September is marked for Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Awareness. Each year, the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America promotes awareness events and blood drives for those stricken with the life-threatening illness and the events take place through different SCDAA chapters across the nation and through other community-based organizations. »

Ebola: A long and ugly tradition of treating Africans as savages

by Lekan Oguntoyinbo -Guest Columnist- | Nov 5, 2014 - 11:55:14 PM

Of the nearly 10,000 people who have been infected by the Ebola virus, fewer than 20 have been outside of the African continent. But you wouldn’t know it from much of the alarm that’s being raised in some European news outlets and by the outrage of some American politicians. »

The fire next time—in Ferguson

by News | Nov 5, 2014 - 6:45:51 AM

If protests are supposed to last a maximum of three days, demonstrations in Ferguson, Mo., and nearby St. Louis must seem like a lifetime to those tired of the noise, the disruption, the anger, the focus on and monitoring of law enforcement agencies and political leaders. »

Bill O'Reilly's Incredible Delusion

by Tingba Muhammad -Guest Columnist- | Nov 4, 2014 - 9:58:56 AM

Conservative political pundit Bill O’Reilly has never missed an opportunity to emphasize what he perceives to be shortcomings of Black people. He is firmly of the racial school of belief that if Blacks would just “work hard,” like White people have, Blacks would have everything that American freedom offers. »

Black problems, politics and our survival

by News | Nov 3, 2014 - 10:26:13 AM

Mid-term 2014 elections scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 4, have candidates out shaking hands and running attack and counter attack ads with all of the seats in the House of Representatives and 33 seats in the Senate on the line. Governors will be chosen in 38 states and territories along with representatives for state legislatures and local governments. »

Living in the Last Days

by Anisah Muhammad | Nov 3, 2014 - 10:21:36 AM

With wars, rumors of wars, nations rising against nations, famines, pestilences, and earthquakes all going on right now as you read these words, do you doubt that we are living in the Last Days? »

Adding Insult to Injury

by @Bgyrl4Life | Nov 3, 2014 - 10:14:47 AM

It isn’t just that Darren Wilson shot Michael Brown, hitting him six of the ten plus rounds he fired or that Ferguson police left his bullet ridden dead body uncovered and exposed for four and a half hours. »


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