Thursday, February 22, 2024

Why Are Brothers No Longer Attending Church?

July 31, 2021 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( I’ll tell you, one of the most divisive statements that serve no purpose other than to disrupt Black solidarity is the old refrain that Black folks are not monolithic. This statement is one of the few that possesses the power to be simultaneously partially true and partially false. Now, I agree that Black people are not monolithic... [Read more...]

Covid is Resurging. So is Donald Trump Politics.

July 30, 2021 by  
Filed under Health, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Despair is worse after a brief period of hope. I don’t know about you, but I was elated earlier this spring when it seemed as if Trump and COVID were gone, and Biden seemed surprisingly able to get the nation rapidly back on track. Now much is sliding backwards. It’s not Biden’s fault; it’s Trump’s ongoing legacy. The... [Read more...]

Covid-19; Masks Again?

July 30, 2021 by  
Filed under Music, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued more guidance, this time to put our masks back on indoors with potentially unvaccinated people because you might transmit the virus to them. And those unvaccinated people are the ones crowding the hospitals. They are a danger to themselves and others. A very big part of... [Read more...]

Americans Should be Concerned About Communist China’s Outsized Influence in Africa!

July 30, 2021 by  
Filed under Business, Health, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( For decades, communist China has been wielding its influence in African countries, establishing strong financial interests and working to convince growing nations that its authoritarian communism is a better form of government than democratic models of individual liberty and economic freedom. While not a typical kitchen-table... [Read more...]

NFL; A Time and Place for ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’.

July 30, 2021 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( It is a long-standing tradition to air the national anthem prior to kickoff at football games. Now, the NFL has decided to follow this tradition by playing “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” which is known traditionally to many Black Americans as the Black national anthem. The song was originally written as a poem in 1900... [Read more...]

Racial Harmony A Fantasy In America?

July 30, 2021 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The land of the free and the home of the brave is an expression written by Francis Scott Key in 1814 as he was writing a poem entitled “The Defense of Fort McHenry.” Does that apply to all of us? The answer is no. Racism and inequality have haunted us from the very beginning. While our country has made great advancements,... [Read more...]

Reasons to Hire Experts for Your Home Foundation.

July 29, 2021 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Why should you hire experts for home foundation repair in Springfield, Missouri? Experts have a team of specialists including skilled engineers and geologists that will assess your foundation repair needs. They can provide the best possible solution to all of your foundation repair needs, including: Experts have the experience... [Read more...]

Top 5 Best States to Move to in 2021.

July 29, 2021 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Travel/Leisure, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Are you looking for a change but still confused about where to move from your current place? Well, you needn’t be worried about it as we are here to help you out! We present you the list of top 5 states in the US as voted by the top rated cross country moving companies. When anybody starts to look for places to move, they can... [Read more...]

Are Black Men & Black Males (Of All Ages) Engaged In A Civil War?

July 28, 2021 by  
Filed under Ent., Health, Music, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( On January 15, 1991, famed rap group Gang Starr released their legendary album, Step in the Arena. It is no overstatement to say that Guru and DJ Premier’s contribution to Hip-Hop culture still reverberates at the present moment. Some music outlets went so far as to call the album “the greatest Hip-Hop album of all time.” For... [Read more...]

African-American Women And The Pay Gap – We Do What We Have To Do.

July 28, 2021 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( It takes Black women until August 3, or 19 months, to earn what a white man earns in a year. Most years, Pay Equity Day happens in March (this year on March 24), when ALL women must work to make as much as white men. Ain’t I a woman, though. It takes me five months to catch up with white women. Too often, this fact is ignored,... [Read more...]

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