Malcolm X: revolutionary ,human being, Black man and a Muslim

Now that we are celebrating over 50 years since Malcolm X’s murder, it is important that we not just remember the man and toss around his quotes, but that we seek to emulate him. Malcolm X never hesitated to defend those who were oppressed and he wouldn’t just look on quietly, while those who practice…

ODE TO BROTHER CHAD ROBERTSON

When I got the phone call that Brother Chad Robertson died from his wounds after being shot by Amtrak police, I tried not to but the tears just started coming. I didn’t know him personally and can’t recall if we had ever met but it hit me hard cause I was thinking ‘at least he…

White Christian minister terrorist plot blacked out by Big Business media

The Trump White House making up stories about a fake Bowling Green massacre, while ignoring minister Robert Doggart’s plot to murder dozens of Muslims in upstate New York, is designed to detract and deflect from stories like Doggart’s, stories of real domestic terrorism in the US committed by some Whites against Muslims, Black folks and…

Super Bowl LI:Belichick, Brady are the real America’s team

Cheating, stealing and lying to make a profit is as American as apple pie and so is misogyny, xenophobia, Islamaphobia and racism. That is “The American Way.” So it shouldn’t come as a shock that the Machivellians (the ends justify the means) leading the New England Patriots, one of the most successful professional football teams…

“Hidden Figures” almost obscures its most painful truths

  Anger was my initial reaction to hearing the stories of Kathrine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughn and Mary Jackson. And I was still ticked after I viewed the screen adaptation of their valiant stories. Why wasn’t this ground breaking and important work by these Black women popular knowledge? The fact that this was hidden is proof…