Friday, October 19, 2018


August 2, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Physicist Thomas Brophy’s 2002 treatise, The Origin Map: Discovery of a Prehistoric, Megalithic, Astrophysical Map and Sculpture of the Universe, offers compelling evidence that 15,000 years ago the Egyptians had a detailed understanding of the galactic structure of the universe. Brophy, who happens to be a prominent white... [Read more...]

MLK: “A Physician’s Warning of Approaching Death with a Prescription for Life”.

August 2, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (  On February 29, 1968 President Johnson’s National Advisory on Civil Disorders, tasked with finding the causes of the riots of the 1960s, declared that “our nation is moving toward two societies, one black, one white—separate and unequal.” It charged that “the press has too long basked in a white world looking... [Read more...]

LeBron James’ fatherhood faux pass.

Tweet ( Few athletes have ever been under the public spotlight more than LeBron James. It is extremely rare when high school juniors appear on the cover of America’s preeminent sports magazine, Sports Illustrated as James did back in 2002. At the age of thirty-three, LeBron James has been in the national sports spotlight for virtually... [Read more...]

The Struggle Life: 4 Challenges of Navigating the Higher Education System.

August 1, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Irrespective of background, during the academic journey of graduate students, there is the inevitable facing of trials in their adjustment to the university, respective academic programs, surrounding community of the university, etc.  However, for the minority graduate student, these trials are typically more extensive and... [Read more...]

Solving The Crisis Of The Disappearing African-American Male Educator.

July 31, 2018 by  
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Tweet ( There are pivotal moments that serve as “forks in the road” in all of our lives. One of my most pivotal moments flowed from a conversation that I had with my dear mother regarding how I could make the best use of this never-ending gift of life. Moments after I asked my mother what did I owe my ancestors who made many untold... [Read more...]

The Black Revolution In Higher Education.

July 30, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Harlem had been Mecca for Black America since the 1920s. Fifty years later, its residents raucously insisted they be allowed to enter City College, the legendary college on their doorstep, in more than just token numbers and that Black issues and perspectives become part and parcel of what students there were taught. City College... [Read more...]

Countering the Black Boy Reading Crisis.

July 29, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Who should be paying attention to the Black boy reading crisis? The simple answer is everyone, but not everyone is. We tend to blithely accept that the reading crisis occurring among our Black boys is a problem for the education grouping. Yet we are constantly reminded that school administrators, educators and staff are not... [Read more...]

Science; Don’t Hide The Good Stuff.

July 26, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( I firmly believe that if students, from Day One, were introduced to the enigmas at the heart of science, they would be much more likely to master the nuts and bolts. I wish that when I was a lad we were told that Rene Descartes’ X and Y coordinate system, the basis of calculus, the measuring tool of the sciences, was revealed... [Read more...]

Increase Your Chances Of Securing A Promotion.

July 26, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Education, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Have you got your sights set on a promotion at your place of work? If you know that someone is planning on leaving the company soon and there is a position up for grabs, you are going to need to do everything in your power to make sure that you have a great chance of being the one who gets the opportunity to shine (and a good... [Read more...]

Why It Is Crucial For Black Men To Become Teachers.

July 23, 2018 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Relationships, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( There is quite possibly no more controversial statement that can be made inside of a classroom than the following one. The worst thing to ever occur to black education was the movement to integrate American schools via the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision. The vast majority of students are shocked to hear an educator... [Read more...]

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