Tag: Trump

Betsy DeVos Receives Less-Than-Friendly Welcome from Bethune-Cookman Graduates

Betsy DeVos
SE Betsy DeVos and Bethune-Cookman President Edison Jackson standby to allow boos and hecklers to calm down.

Betsy DeVos received a less than warm welcome from students and family of Bethune-Cookman University where she delivered the 2017 commencement address. My saying in a previous post, “Let Betsy DeVos come and feel uncomfortable as we often do,” was clearly an understatement as Bethune-Cookman graduates, family and friends unleashed a fury of boos and disruption as the awe-stricken DeVos stood by in disbelief.  (more…)

Trump family business conflicts could pose threat to national security

TrumpI guess we should all find this funny, that is the irony in how Trump touts, it’s all about national security yet his son-in-law and senior White House Adviser, Jared Kushner’s sister, Nicole Meyer is promising visas to a group of wealthy Chinese with $550,000 available to invest in their family’s real estate venture and here’s why. (more…)

Trump Implies Financing For HBCUs May be Axed

After all the pomp and circumstance surrounding HBCU president’s filing into the White House supplicating, Trump now implies financing for HBCUs is unconstitutional and subject to being axed.  (more…)

Colin Kaepernick Responds to Trump’s Off-Colored Remarks in True Kaepernick Style

Colin KaepernickFree agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick didn’t say much in response to the current president’s off-colored remarks during his campaign rally in Kentucky last night. Instead, he kept it simple and classy by reposting a controversial image of him kneeling during the National Anthem.   (more…)

Trump’s First Meeting with Angela Merkel Tense

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stepped in to help hundreds of thousands of refugees fleeing war and chaos. Trump not only rejects the idea that the United States should act to prevent tragedies like Syria but also that it should help care for the millions of refugees fleeing the conflict. Trump and Merkel thus represent the two poles of the debate about refugees and responsibility in 2017.[RP True 45 IG]  (more…)