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The Colored King & His Caucasians
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 08 April 2010
The Colored King & His CaucasiansWhat about Michael's White wives? While I featured Black women appearing in Michael Jackson's videos I didn't say anything about the White women he married. Lisa Marie ... read more >>
Office for Civil Rights Ignores Black Students
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 08 April 2010
Office for Civil Rights Ignores Black Students  Black students, Los Angeles Unified School District's (LAUSD) lowest achieving group, are not included in the U.S. Department of Education, Office ... read more >>
Pandora's Box
Written by Eric L. Wattree Sr. (Columnist) 08 April 2010
Pandora's BoxI've received such a huge response from unions, manager's (both active and retired), and postal workers from all over the country regarding last week's article on post office corruption and ... read more >>
Future Mrs.
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 08 April 2010
Future Mrs.I understand your goals and long to know more.Are your dreams bold or do they dwell within a cautious form?You have a youthful smile hidden behind an inquisitive gaze, is it your thoughts that ... read more >>
African Renaissance and Reaffirmation
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 08 April 2010
African Renaissance and Reaffirmation:Celebration and Remembrance in SenegalOur delegation landed in Dakar, Senegal, without illusions about what was still to be done to achieve an African Renaissance, ... read more >>
It's a G Thing
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 08 April 2010
It's a G ThingSay the word "gang" to nearly anyone in America today, and visions of groups of violent young Black men will be conjured up. Racism? Perhaps. But undoubtedly, the marketing of the urban lifestyle ... read more >>
Mass transit too crucial to ignore
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 08 April 2010
Mass transit too crucial to ignoreOne key to any prosperous economy is a transportation system that works--that allows workers to get to their jobs and goods to move efficiently. But this essential economic ... read more >>
Your Census Participation is Vital to Planning Your Community's Future
Written by Assemblymemeber Mike Davis 08 April 2010
Your Census Participation is Vital to Planning Your Community's Future I challenge the 2010 Census to invest more money in the African American community to get a complete count. I applaud what they have ... read more >>
Resurrection and Righteous Renewal
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 02 April 2010
Resurrection and Righteous Renewal:Insights From Kemet, Garvey and MuhammadDuring the general welcoming of spring and the Christian celebration of Easter, concepts of new life, resurrection and righteous ... read more >>
2010 Census - It's In Your Hands
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 April 2010
Editorial2010 Census - It's In Your HandsWhen the founding fathers met in Philadelphia during the Constitutional Convention, their work remained unfinished for almost 200 years until the passage of modern ... read more >>
A Thief is a Thief--Even When it's the U.S. Postal Service
Written by Eric L. Wattree Sr. (Columnist) 01 April 2010
A Thief is a Thief--Even When it's the U.S. Postal Service This article started out as a letter to Inspector General David C. Williams of the United States Postal Service. Then it occurred to me that ... read more >>
I Am Man
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 01 April 2010
 I Am ManAs fine as the warm mist that flows from a woman's mouth on an evening when cool air and leaves are the only witnesses to love and the act of procreation.I Am ManSculpted to physical perfection, ... read more >>
Freeway Ricky Ross Redemption
Written by Malik Spellman 01 April 2010
Freeway Ricky Ross RedemptionIt is only when one accepts responsibility for his own actions that he can begin the long steadfast process of Redemption. Webster's dictionary defines redemption as "atonement ... read more >>
American Conflicts
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 01 April 2010
American ConflictsThe nation we live in is conflicted with itself.The conflict shows when we realize that the land was built on the backs of free African labor, while many so-called Americans hate both ... read more >>
Health reform foes spite themselves
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 01 April 2010
Health reform foes spite themselves'Repeal and replace" has become the battle cry of Sarah Palin and the bulk of Republican senators after the passage of comprehensive health-care reform. They're rousing ... read more >>
The King of Pop, Lip-Locked?
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 01 April 2010
The King of Pop, Lip-Locked?'The way she made him feel...her'?Day 280, Week 40, Article 39 The video The Way You Make Me Feel (1988) with Michael Jackson and Tatiana Yvonne (then Tatiana Thumbtzen, pronounced ... read more >>
President’s Race Key Factor in New Forms of Racism
Written by Larry Aubry (Columnist) 01 April 2010
President’s Race Key Factor in New Forms of Racism  The so-called Tea Party and Republican Party are essentially the same, they differ only in style. The Tea Party's big dust bowl rally last ... read more >>
Would Tavis Smiley’s ‘Black Agenda’ Help the Black Community, or Bring America to its Knees
Written by Eric L. Wattree Sr. (Columnist) 24 March 2010
Would Tavis Smiley’s ‘Black Agenda’ Help the Black Community, or Bring America to its Knees  I want to begin this column with an apology. I went completely ballistic in a previous ... read more >>
Her Judgment of Me
Written by Alfonzo Tucker (Columnist) 24 March 2010
Her Judgment of MeAlfonzo TuckerHello world, several years ago, 1991 to be exact, I was standing in a Fresno County court room waiting to hear if my junior high-school wrestling coach (Mike Darling) and ... read more >>
Keeping It Real: Change Has Come
Written by Rev. Al Sharpton (Columnist) 24 March 2010
Keeping It Real: Change Has ComeRev. Al SharptonIt was the second annual convention of the Medical Committee for Human Rights in 1965. And during this conference in Chicago, our great civil rights leader, ... read more >>
Meditating on Woman in the World
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga (Columnist) 24 March 2010
Meditating on Woman in the World:Sacred Sources from Ancient AfricaDr. Maulana KarengaAs March, Black History Month II-Women Focus, comes to an end, and with it, all the special speeches, learned lectures, ... read more >>
Call Me Crazy
Written by Darryl James (Columnist) 24 March 2010
Call Me Crazy Anytime people have a hard time understanding something, the first thing they turn to is an easy label.In the case of people with strong voices, the easy label is "crazy."I've heard it ... read more >>
Courageous leaders bring needed change
Written by Rev. Jesse Jackson (Columnist) 24 March 2010
Courageous leaders bring needed changeAfter 14 brutal months, House Democrats, led by their redoubtable Speaker Nancy Pelosi, stepped up Sunday night to pass comprehensive health care reform. Sadly, not ... read more >>
Wellington's Road: Your Health is your Wealth!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 March 2010
Wellington's Road: Your Health is your Wealth!!By Brian Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterMost of the time, we feel fine...no pains or aches, nothing mysterious going on with our bodies and no immediate concerns. ... read more >>
Michael Jackson & the Memorial
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 24 March 2010
Michael Jackson & the MemorialThe holiday he celebrated from childhoodDay 273, Week 39, Article 38 The Associated Press reported this week that Michael Jackson's logistics director, Alberto Alvarez, ... read more >>

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Black Mother: Standing in the Gap
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