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Keeping It Real: Charity
Written by Rev. Al Sharpton (Columnist) 17 December 2009
CharityBy Rev. Al SharptonAlmost every night they go to bed a little hungry. Many, actually don't even possess a bed to sleep in. The blustery winter winds scrape against their barely covered skin as they ... read more >>
A Good Name Is Worth More than Gold – Jackson Limousine
Written by Malik Spellman 17 December 2009
A Good Name Is Worth More than Gold – Jackson Limousine  Once again the limousine has arrived in the form of hope and great food for thousands of poor people who have been subjected to some really ... read more >>
Obama Overboard
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 17 December 2009
Obama Overboard:Foundering in the Waters of WarDr. Maulana KarengaAnd so, peace must be postponed, affordable housing and healthcare delayed, clean air and renewable energy assigned a less important place ... read more >>
Banks won't change unless laws enforced
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 17 December 2009
Banks won't change unless laws enforcedPresident Obama met with top bank executives on Monday, calling on Wall Street to make an "extraordinary" effort to boost the U.S. economy after benefitting from ... read more >>
Wellington's Road: Learn To Listen
Written by Brian Carter (Intern) 17 December 2009
Wellington's Road: Learn To ListenBy Brian W. CarterSentinel Intern Do you listen? I know it's an odd question but I think it's a valid one. When we were kids it was one of the golden rules. We were told ... read more >>
Michael Jackson A.D.
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 17 December 2009
Michael Jackson A.D.After death disputesWhen historians speak in terms of where we are in the stream of time they occasionally use the letters "AD" after a specified year. For example, the current disaster ... read more >>
Will “Race to the Top” Accord Race Proper Weight?
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 17 December 2009
Will “Race to the Top” Accord Race Proper Weight? These days, much of the talk in public education is about Barack Obama's education reform, Race to the Top. The President says, "This competition ... read more >>
Cheney Certainly Didn't 'Dither' During Vietnam--He Hauled Ass
Written by Eric L. Wattree Sr. (Columnist) 10 December 2009
Cheney Certainly Didn't 'Dither' During Vietnam--He Hauled AssWhere is Dick Cheney's shame? And where is the shame of the people who are supposed to be covering him?Dick Cheney is walking around demanding ... read more >>
Your Kisses
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 10 December 2009
Your Kisses Euphoric, my heart could not pace itself because your kisses controlled its rhythm.Sweet, were your lips, so soft yet firm enough to feel your curvesTruly intoxicating, I felt like a drunken ... read more >>
Sean Healey Presents
Written by Malik Spellman 10 December 2009
Sean Healey Presents"Got Talent" should be the slogan for this gentleman Sean Healey, who is the heart beat of keeping hip hop alive and readily available to the public and the those who want to open up ... read more >>
Keeping It Real: On Unemployment
Written by Rev. Al Sharpton (Columnist) 10 December 2009
On UnemploymentIt was regarded as one of the most historic days in our nation's history. Unprecedented numbers of young people and minorities hit polling stations and cast their ballots in a national election. ... read more >>
Rereading and Retrieving Douglass
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 10 December 2009
Rereading and Retrieving Douglass: Leadership Born of Earnest StruggleThere is no more noble or needed leadership than that which is "born of earnest struggle", that which comes into being on the battlefield ... read more >>
Let Our Voices Ring
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 10 December 2009
Let Our Voices RingOn the day the "jobs summit" convened in Washington, I was in Toledo, Ohio and Detroit, Michigan. The Washington confab considered many ideas for jobs creation, but served mainly to ... read more >>
A Christmas Gift From The Heart
Written by Brian Carter (Sentinel Intern) 10 December 2009
A Christmas Gift From The HeartBy Brian W. Carter Sentinel Intern"Ho-Ho-Ho" as Christmas comes around the bend once again. This is when we start our shopping sprees and just about break the bank trying ... read more >>
Why Tiger Would(s)
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 10 December 2009
Why Tiger Would(s)"Yea man, youze a brutha"I must admit that it was tempting to title this piece, "The Cat's Out of the Golf Bag," or maybe, "Tiger Woods Cats Around." But, I thought better of the idea. ... read more >>
LAUSD School Choice No Choice for Black Parents
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 10 December 2009
LAUSD School Choice No Choice for Black Parents The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) will build 50 new schools in the next three years and provide targeted support for 260 underachieving schools. ... read more >>
My Pledge
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 03 December 2009
My PledgeDear reader, please take these words with you, keep them as yours. Life has many hurdles yet to defeat negativity; you must carry with you an intellectual metaphoric sword. I have suffered defeat ... read more >>
Keeping It Real: On Copenhagen
Written by Rev. Al Sharpton (Columnist) 03 December 2009
Keeping It Real: On CopenhagenTwo years ago, residents in much of the Southeast underwent an utter revamping of their lifestyle. Instead of blindly showering water across their lawns and leaving faucets ... read more >>
Storm-Riding With Thurman
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 03 December 2009
Storm-Riding With ThurmanA Depthful and Disciplined SpiritualityIn the midst of constant reports of economic bad weather and expanding war, melting polar caps and dwindling forests, increasing poverty, ... read more >>
The Roots of Christmas & Jesus
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 03 December 2009
The Roots of Christmas & JesusPart 1It's December, and once again, the holiday season is upon us.For most of the Free World, Christmas is a holiday season celebrated more for its shopping, overeating ... read more >>
War at Home Must be Priority No. 1
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 03 December 2009
War at Home Must be Priority No. 1For President Obama, this week represents a satanic brew. On Monday, he rolled out yet another effort to help families avoid foreclosure. Tonight, he issues the charge ... read more >>
Neverland, Wonderland, & Foreverland
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 03 December 2009
Neverland, Wonderland, & ForeverlandWhy Michael Jackson envisioned paradiseOnce upon a time there was a wonderful man named Mr. Michael Jackson who built a dream world called Neverland. The original ... read more >>
Serena Williams' Record Fine is A Distraction from the Bigger Picture
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick (Columnist) 03 December 2009
Serena Williams' Record Fine is A Distraction from the Bigger PictureIt comes as no surprise that Serena Williams was fined a record $82,500 and placed on a two year "probationary period" for her September ... read more >>
Obama: Promises, Ratings and Vicious Attacks
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 03 December 2009
Obama: Promises, Ratings and Vicious Attacks President Barack Obama is the target of increasingly vile attacks from the extreme right. Unfortunately, his timid response to certain issues gives these mobsters ... read more >>
The Teabaggers Want their Country Back-- Preferably, Circa 1860
Written by Eric L. Wattree Sr. (Columnist) 19 November 2009
The Teabaggers Want their Country Back-- Preferably, Circa 1860I just saw another one of those videos. You know the ones--the kind that Fox "News" loves to show of the clueless teabagger with tears in ... read more >>

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