Category Archives: Community

Why Blacks Should Vote Jill Stein for President

How voting for Jill Stein can empower Blacks in the long haul It’s Election Day for 2016. I have to get this message out as expedient as I possibly can (particularly to Blacks) so please read and digest all that you can. Time’s running out so the importance that you read this is crucial. Here we go. We have Donald Trump running on the Republican ticket and Hillary Rodham Clinton… Read More »

Clementa Pinckney, Senator in SC, Killed in Hate Crime

SC State Senator Clementa Pinckney killed in church shooting, called a hate crime PressTV reported that South Carolina State Senator Clementa Pinckney was killed in a church shooting, in Charleston, where nine people were killed. The 41-year-old Clementa Pinckney was pastor of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. Pinckney’s sister was also among the people who were shot and killed. The suspect who is reported to be a young white man… Read More »

Eric Frein: The Manhunt Continues

Law enforcement still not able to find cop killer and FBI’s second most wanted Eric Frein On September 12th, survivalist and sharpshooter Eric Matthew Frein shot two Pennsylvania State troopers, killing one officer and injuring another. Due to the shooting, Frein made No.2 on the FBI’s top 10 most wanted list. Frein surpassed at least two people on the top 10 list who allegedly raped and murdered children (two at… Read More »

Firebrand: The Definition

The definition of a firebrand What do we refer to as a firebrand? One dictionary gives several definitions (based on the Random House Dictionary) for the word firebrand: Firebrand (fire-brand) [fahyuhr-brand]  Noun 1.    a piece of burning wood or other material. 2.    a person who kindles strife or encourages unrest; an agitator; troublemaker.   The first definition of a firebrand: Something that’s used to bring about light in a dark… Read More »

Baby Saved by Heroic Trio

Baby saved during jammed traffic on the Dolphin Expressway The Miami Herald reports an incident where a 5-month-old baby stopped breathing during standstill traffic, on the Dolphin Expressway in Miami, Florida. A woman by the name of Paula Rauseo, 37, was in standstill traffic on the Dolphin Expressway, when her 5-month-old nephew stopped breathing. In a panic, Rauseo ran from her car with her nephew in hand, screaming for help.… Read More »

Snitch Towns; Towns Ran by Snitches

Small towns ran by snitches Just about everyone in this world knows someone who’s a “snitch.” Snitch reference and definition A “snitch,” also referred to as a “rat,” is commonly defined as someone who is an informant and/or witness used by law enforcement and the criminal court system. This is a person who can be paid or unpaid, for services that can be temporary or for long periods of time… Read More »

Zimmerman Supporters Got it Right

What we need to learn from supporters of George Zimmerman First off, let me start by saying that in no way do I believe that justice was served by the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. From everything I know about this case, Zimmerman should have been found guilty of manslaughter at the very least, although I still believe he killed the young man in cold blood, and that he’s… Read More »

Raising a Child in Today’s World

The fear of raising a child in today’s society In June of 2009, I was blessed to have a beautiful child; a baby girl came into my life. She is my first and only. She is my most precious gift and has truly made my life worth living. It is a feeling that you can never understand until you have your own, particularly when you’re there to witness their birth.… Read More »

Black; More Than a Race in the US

“Black” not just a race in America The Black community is most often viewed as a racially-connected group by the dominant society. This label is not only superficial but also deeply inaccurate historically and ethnically. In all other racial groups in the U.S., the differences in ethnicity and nationality are widely recognized, whether they be white, red, yellow, brown, or black; for example, people of German, Irish, and English descent… Read More »

Message for Registered Members

Message to all visitors: It would be greatly appreciated if you would “click” the Facebook ‘like’ button, and Google +1 us, in the upper right hand corner of the front page. This is the first message of all time. We will be sending information to registered members from time to time, so definitely check all of the messages notifications, and know that messages could be for special offers to our… Read More »

Don Lemon Gets ‘Fact-Check’ of Another Kind

Don Lemon gets a ‘fact check’ on his 5 solutions I just wanted to address CNN’s Don Lemon and his “5 ways to fix our community” segment. Don Lemon apparently thinks that fixing the result of a bigger problem in the black community will fix cultural problems that stem all the way back to slavery. I think that Mr. Lemon needs to dig a little deeper than that into the… Read More »

Black Public Figures Need to Stop Making Excuses

Black public figures need to stop making excuses for Obama’s failure to support the black community Here is the ‘Meet the Press’ clip of Tavis Smiley expressing his discontent with Obama’s speech on race, in regards to the black community: Not only do I agree with Tavis Smiley for the most part, but Charles Ogletree, a professor at Harvard law school, might consider refraining from, what many would call, the… Read More »

6 Figure Dreams Coming True

6 figure income and achieving the dream In these days and times, making a 6 figure income seems to be a tough task, and even tougher for the new generation moving forward. The economic times we live in will not likely improve any time soon, since there is a ‘class’ war, as well as ‘culture’ war that is intertwined, in the long-lasting recession. We must consider what our options are… Read More »

Fracking: Bad for Your Health

Just how detrimental is fracking for the natural environment? The question to answer here is whether fracking is bad for the natural environment. We will find out what the definition of fracking while taking a look at whether the evidence supports this claim, but first I want to express my experience living in the State of Pennsylvania. I’ve lived in the State of Pennsylvania for about four years now, and… Read More »