DMX vs George Zimmerman Fight Gets AXED!

The Celebrity boxing match between rapper DMX and Trayvon Martin’s killer has been cancelled.  We can only assume the public scrutiny/petition left something on the mind of the promoter.   Anyway, the Martin family has been through enough and their sons killer just won’t allow them to heal.  There really is a special place for this kind of evil.  I’m just saying….

Benjamin Banneker-Invented America’s First Clock

Benjamin Banneker

In the Stevie Wonder song “Black Man,” the Motown marvel sings of Benjamin Banneker: “first clock to be made in America was created by a black man.” Though the song is a fitting salute to a great inventor (and African Americans in general), it only touches on the genius of Benjamin Banneker and the many hats he wore – as a farmer, mathematician, astronomer, author and land surveyor.     (more…)

Petition to Stop Trayvon Martin’s Killer Celebrity Boxing Match!

Trayvon Martin’s killer has shown no remorse!  We must not forget an unarmed, young man lost his life, a mother and father lost a son and a brother lost another.  It is one-thing to commit evil against another but to continue inflicting pain on this family is even worse.  We all want justice but this certainly is not the way!  Let’s stop this murderer from continuing to prosper from ill-deeds. 100,000 signatures are needed before March 4th; please sign the petition and help spread the word.

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Black History Month 2014!

Black History Month 2014Did you know this month-long observation began in 1926 as Negro History week under the suggestion of historian Carter G. Woodson. It was later expanded in 1976 to become Black History Month as we know and celebrate today.   (more…)