Monday, November 29, 2021

Thanksgiving In Context.

November 27, 2021 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The makeup of the United States population has changed over the centuries, and will continue to do so. But “a three way ethnic component was involved in the original basic ingredients of the formative American nation—white Englishmen, black Africans, and red Indians. The fact that nineteenth-century immigration added millions... [Read more...]

Be True To What You Said On Paper.

November 26, 2021 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Slavery made perfect sense, so too did Jim Crow in its time, as does mass incarceration today. If it did not, we would long ago have ended it. Why haven’t we? According to Norbert Wiener, we “live in a chaotic moral universe,” wherein “our main obligation is to establish arbitrary enclaves of order and system.” But... [Read more...]

Najee Harris and the disgusting existence of homelessness.

November 24, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( “The curse of poverty has no justification in our age. It is socially as cruel and blind as the practice of cannibalism at the dawn of civilization, when men ate each other because they had not yet learned to take food from the soil or to consume the abundant animal life around them. The time has come for us to civilize ourselves... [Read more...]

For Dems, the Word Is ‘Transform’.

November 24, 2021 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Politics

Tweet ( Remember when Joe Biden ran for president in what commentators called the “centrist” lane of the Democratic primaries? The idea was that a “moderate” like Biden, unlike rival Bernie Sanders, would not push radical plans to completely change American society. That would reassure non-progressive Democrats,... [Read more...]

How to choose the perfect grow tent for under $300.

November 24, 2021 by  
Filed under Business, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( Growing in your home doesn’t have to be a cluttered, damp, unsightly affair. Nor does one need to build a state of the art production facility to achieve high quality, medicinal grade cannabis .  Today we are able to grow lush healthy plants in a controlled environment, discreetly, and efficiently, with almost no impact... [Read more...]

The Legacy Of African-American Pastors Continues To Shine In The Ahmaud Arbery Trial.

November 23, 2021 by  
Filed under Christian Talk, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( The first Gallup poll which measured church membership in 1937, resulted in 73 percent of adult Americans confirming they had some type of religious affiliation. While membership remained around 70 percent during the next six decades, those who claimed to have a church affiliation fell below 50 percent for the first time last... [Read more...]

What Does The Kyle Rittenhouse Acquittal Mean For Black Activists?

November 23, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( I am sure that not a single African-American with at least a cursory understanding of the history of American race relations was surprised by the recent acquittal of white teenaged killer Kyle Rittenhouse. This latest reiteration of America’s Native Son proved that he could kill two civilians during a moment of civil unrest... [Read more...]

Natural Occurrence, Accident or a Crime Against Humanity – Part 2.

November 22, 2021 by  
Filed under Health, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet ( In part one of this series I asked readers to critically rethink what we have been told about the Sars-Cov-2 virus aka COVID-19 and ask some very cogent, pertinent and probing questions: is Sars-Cov-2 a natural occurrence, was it the result of gain of function research, did it accidentally leak from a laboratory, was it bio-terrorism... [Read more...]

In 2021, An Apology for slavery long overdue.

November 22, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( It is time America apologized for the crime of slavery, and President Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. is the man to do it. It is hard to believe that a simple, national apology for the 400-year-old crime of kidnapping, trafficking, selling, and enslaving millions of free Black women, men, and children would even need to be debated. We... [Read more...]

Method to the GOP’s Assault on Kamala Harris.

November 22, 2021 by  
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Tweet ( There is no other way to put it. The overwhelming majority of Americans think Vice President Kamala Harris is doing a lousy job as vice president. So poor, that her rating in a recent USA Today/Suffolk poll bottomed out at 28 percent approval. This was a historic low. No vice president and that included Bush’s controversial... [Read more...]

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