This insightful ‘black pride’ vs. ‘white pride’ post was forwarded to me so I thought I’d share. American Blacks are an intriguing group for many reasons. Sure, we’re broken, resilient, strong, creative, trendsetters, and so on but let’s discuss our ability to create a culture from a forgotten past.
Things got heated between White House aide Omarosa Manigault-Newman and Ed Gordon at the 2017 National Association of Black Journalists conference where Omarosa pretended to act surprised by the audience, as she said, desire to grill her. (more…)
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…)
I 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…)
Free 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…)