Sunday, January 25, 2015
The Roots of Christmas & Jesus, Part 2
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 22 December 2011
Religion and/or spirituality are personal choices and lifestyles that should be unifying forces, not divisive elements.I notice that whenever a person runs from divergent beliefs it is because they are ... read more >>
To gain workers' votes, Gingrich slanders poor
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 22 December 2011
Republican front-runner Newt Gingrich appeals to working Americans by slandering the poor. Gingrich recently denounced child labor laws as "truly stupid," suggesting that schools should fire janitors and ... read more >>
"Merry Tricksmas"
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 22 December 2011
The hijacking of a holiday?If you're like millions of folks around the world, you're preparing to do something that-according to the Bible-Jesus and his family never did: Celebrate Christmas. Wait. It ... read more >>
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 22 December 2011
In 2008, Inglewood Police Officers killed several unarmed men. And despite pledging transparency, the Inglewood City Council has yet to comment on the status of any of the four investigations of these ... read more >>
Increased Taxes Is Not The Answer
Written by Patrick Williams 22 December 2011
Incessant tax hikes and their compounding discouragement on individual entrepreneurships have depressed California's free market society, particularly in inner-city areas, where there is usually an affinity ... read more >>
Mississippi Acts Against AIDS for World AIDS Day
Written by Tony Wafford 22 December 2011
I Choose Life Health and Wellness Center (ICL), Aaron E. Henry Community Health Services Center, Inc. (AEH), Toney's Barber Shop and the ACT Against AIDS Leadership Initiative joined in partnership to ... read more >>
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 22 December 2011
I am lonely, yet not afraid. I long for the type of love that is consistent, not short term, the kind that fades. Society states; "her clock is ticking and soon he will be too old to play." Yet why ... read more >>
Black, Like, Love
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 22 December 2011
Hello World, I hope you all enjoyed the Thanks Giving Holiday! Friends, family and love-ones are what truly make these holiday seasons festive. While at home, this past Thanks Giving, with my family (which ... read more >>
Precious Time
Written by Jeorald Pitts 22 December 2011
Today I was watching T.V. and noticed the previews of a new movie starring Justin Timberlake called "In Time," in which every one is given 25 years of time to live, and the things you purchase has to be ... read more >>
Eldrick (Tiger) Woods, Please Allow Me To Introduce Aset:
Written by Shujaa Komoyo (Harold L. Baker, Jr.) 22 December 2011
Resurrecting a Troubled Sports Icon From the Soul UpMost people can relate to the old adage that "No one can hurt you like a loved one." This holds true for people in all walks of life, including top tier ... read more >>
The Roots Of Christmas & Jesus, Part 1
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 22 December 2011
For most of the Free World, Christmas is a holiday season celebrated more for its shopping, overeating and gift giving than the actual religious significance it once contained.The season is represented ... read more >>
A Market For Niggers
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 22 December 2011
In the marketplace of America, they say that everything is for sale.And, for the most part, it is true.Malcolm X made it popular for people to understand and chastise Blacks who willingly participating ... read more >>
Cost of broken health care system is killing us
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 09 December 2011
I suffer from a harsh case of gout that requires constant treatment. Suddenly this year, I discovered that the generic drug I was using that cost about 3 cents a pill had been banned and replaced by a ... read more >>
We salute our soldiers, but we fail them at home
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 09 December 2011
America honors the men and women who fight for their nation. Ads beckon the young to join the armed forces and see the world. We provide training, decent pay, benefits, the best in uniforms and equipment. ... read more >>
'Dealing with Debt'--for Dummies
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 09 December 2011
How to survive in the "last days""Remember this: There are some terrible times coming in the last days. People will love only themselves and money. They will be proud and boast about themselves. They will ... read more >>
Racing with Racism
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 09 December 2011
Will we ever put the brakes on bias?As we embark upon the 30-day gestation period where Black Friday morphs into a White Christmas, America still labors with the pain of deeply embedded racism. Just ask ... read more >>
It's Time to Speak Out to Stop Child Abuse
Written by U.S. Rep. Karen Bass 09 December 2011
For several weeks, we have been astonished by the child sexual abuse allegations against former Penn State Assistant Football Coach Jerry Sandusky and, most recently, the grand jury report that detailed ... read more >>
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 09 December 2011
The twenty-first century poses increasingly daunting challenges for Black Americans and solutions will require new motivation and leadership. However, Blacks' individualistic and materialistic values mirror ... read more >>
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 09 December 2011
 The bogus claim that America is a post-racial society is fueled not only by conservatives but liberals as well. (Post-racial America was one of Barack Obama's campaign themes.) This de facto counter-progressive ... read more >>
Commemorating Loss, Cherishing Life:
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 09 December 2011
Us, HIV/AIDS and Lessons LearnedEach year we mark and find great value and meaning in commemorating World AIDS Day, December 1, for it is good and right to remember and pay homage to the millions whose ... read more >>
Holding America and Obama Accountable: Part 2
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 09 December 2011
 Crafting a Protocol and PracticeThe urgent need to develop a well-conceived and conscientiously practiced protocol of exchange concerning how we discuss and approach President Obama emerges from the ... read more >>
When I Am Weak
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 08 December 2011
You gracefully nurse the potency that is within me. The basis of your gift is that you understand my internal conflict. When I am weak, your vision guides me to a positive peak. You are the destiny I ... read more >>
Written by Jeorald Pitts/Lil Tone 08 December 2011
Jeorald Pitts/Lil ToneThe Actor/Comedian Steve Harvey once said something simple, but profound that really meshed with my mental. He said: "I was who I was, I am who I am and I'm cool with both of them". ... read more >>
Holding America and Obama Accountable:
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 08 December 2011
Crafting a Protocol and Practice-Part IIn the precise measure that a people perceives themselves as their own liberator and realizes that no leader or ally is a substitute for their own work and struggle ... read more >>
The Giving of Thanks
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 08 December 2011
"We didn't land on Plymouth Rock, Plymouth Rock landed on us.' -Malcolm XThe above quote from Malcolm X is in reference to the celebration of the Pilgrims landing on Plymouth Rock in what they would call ... read more >>

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