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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Why are Black Democrats More Popular in the ol GOP than Black Republicans?

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( If Black Republicans ever want to be taken seriously by the Black community, they have to stop accepting the silly ultimatum being offered by the Republican Party. Some in the party think Blacks have to choose between their community and the GOP. The proper thing to do is to be both Black and Republican. This isn’t an ‘either-or’... [Read more...]

Mental Illness In The Inner City Community.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Mental illness is a very taboo topic in the inner city community because most of them don’t want to talk about it let alone address the issue. I myself do suffer from mental issues & when I was a kid, I was labeled a “special needs” child because of not only my mental issues, but I had a severe learning... [Read more...]

Women of Color and Culture -Making History Making Noise in the Olympics.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (   @BritniDWrites – @EBONYMag; “This win hopefully brings hope and change to some of the issues going on.” #BeingABlackGirlIsLit esp. in #RIO When was the last time African Americans, Haitians, Hispanics, and other people of color and culture were brought together and celebrated their diversity? When President... [Read more...]

Reading, Writing and Arithmetic: African Americans Get It Together.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Children, youth and teens embrace the diversity and creative characteristics of STEM and learn to be innovative in their words, phrases, and their views of society. It is wonderful to see a teen excited about reading, writing and the process of arithmetic, these are the areas that promote career readiness. Through the results... [Read more...]

Presenting Ms. Rita Edmond – Meet The Contemporary Face of True Jazz Royalty.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( If you’re a jazz lover and want to look upon the contemporary face of jazz royalty, take a moment to go check out Ms. Rita Edmond on Youtube. She’s the jazz world’s best kept secret.  She’s currently working on her third CD, but even on her first CD, she made it abundantly clear to this writer that she... [Read more...]

Why Competition Is Such a Good Thing for Business.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Competition in business can be a scary thing. And I’m not here to tell you that you shouldn’t be worried about competition. The point of this article isn’t to say that worrying about competition is wrong because competition is good. The fact is that it’s that worry that can actually be the good thing about competition. If... [Read more...]

Mental Health: How To Seek Help And Get Back On Track.

August 23, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( When it comes to seeking help for mental health issues, a lot of people can feel worried about what others might say. Even though there is a lot more public awareness of the issues, it can still feel as though there is a stigma attached to admitting to problems. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. Once you open up and... [Read more...]

Alabama and Auburn Football – The Ultimate Plantations In Alabama.

August 22, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Alabama is known for many things like being the 4th most corrupt state in the country, systemic oppression, mass incarceration, and being the most religious state in the country. But what most people in Alabama care about more than their conservatism and religion is Football, Football, Football, Football. And it’s the... [Read more...]

The Black Hood Culture of 2016.

August 22, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( How the current generation has brought too much negativity to the African-American community. In the black community there are elements that are a part of the hood culture. When you see thugs, hoodrats, and ghetto baffoonery that’s considered normal for the black community. Yet there are the following things that has now become... [Read more...]

Donald Trump Peddles The Plantation Myth About Blacks And Democrats.

August 21, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The GOP never tires of pitching the line in a presidential election year that the Democrats take black votes for granted and do absolutely nothing in return for those votes. The line goes that the Democrats’ alleged job killing, tout of entitlements, promotion of dependency and mind-numbing damp down of personal initiative... [Read more...]

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