Tag: President Obama

President Obama calls recurring black deaths at the hands of police “a slow-rolling crisis.”

President Barak ObamaMany have criticized President Obama for not addressing the recent death of Freddie Gray, who died of a spinal cord injury after being arrested by Baltimore police sooner.  Urging Americans to do some soul-searching, the President expressed frustration over what now seems to be a weekly recurrence of black deaths at the hands of police.  (more…)

Dr. Ben Carson Blames Problems In Black Community on Hip Hop!

Dr. Ben Carson
Dr. Ben Carson

Hip Hop is an easy scapegoat when looking to cast blame for problems in the Black community, but is that an accurate or fair assessment?  According to famed neurologist, Dr. Ben Carson, that answer should be a resounding yes! (more…)

Why I Converted to Islam!

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says even though he made the choice to convert to Islam more than 40-years ago, he’s still defending that choice.  Like President Obama and many others, he had a hard time accepting the use of Christianity to justice such outrageous behavior as slavery and says, “One world does not have to mean one religion, just one belief in living in peace.”  The article is lengthy but a very good read.


President Obama Joined By A-List Talent at White House Film Festival!

Hillary Swank & President Obama @ White House Film Festival!
Hillary Swank & President Obama @ White House Film Festival!

President Obama was joined at the White House Film Festival by several big names in entertainment including: JJ Abrams, Hillary Swank, Steve McQueen, Will Packer and more for the announcement that the American Film Institute and SAG-AFTRA will launch mentorship programs aimed at the next generation of entertainment professionals.   (more…)

Republican Congress; Acts of Treason Should Be Punishable By Law!

GOP Senators: Tim Cotton, Rand Paul & Mitch Mcconnel
GOP Senators: Tim Cotton, Rand Paul & Mitch McConnell

The Republican Congress is so drunk in bigotry and hatred for President Obama they’ve compromised the security of our nation as 47 GOP Senators and members of Congress violate the Logan Act.   (more…)

Selma 50, President Obama’s 50th Anniversary Selma Speech & History!

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Earlier today, President Obama spoke at the Edmund Pettus Bridge to mark the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery marches. He was accompanied by a host of familiar faces including First Lady Michelle Obama and their beautiful daughters, Malia (16), Sasha (13), Congressman John Lewis, Reverend Jessie Jackson, Dick Gregory, Al Sharpton and more, but unfortunately, ignorance is still amongst us as a pro-KKK billboard was erected within sight of the famous bridge reminding everyone old sentiments live on.  Maybe it’s time to give thought to a name change for starters. (more…)