Denis Goldberg: Anti Aparthied soldier was a stalwart to the end

A real revolutionary passed two days ago. Denis Goldberg was a Jewish South African viewed as White by the oppressive Apartheid government, he was a member of the (ANC) African National Congress. He proved that there are some friends that stick closer than a brother as his commitment to his Black brothers and sisters waging…

ESPN projection of NFL draftees amounted to racist propaganda

“Mom Camilia fought drug addiction.” was listed on a chart outlining the background of Tee Higgins, and projected on to the screens of the record setting audience that viewing the 2020 NFL draft. Social media took issue with ESPN’s insistence on getting in folks’ business, while the mainstream press kept mainly silent. This occurred because…

The great betrayal: Capitalism as Judas

If you work for a living and are on the front lines having to show up for work during this coronavirus crisis you don’t have to be religious to identify with Jesus, who went to the cross not because God deemed it so, but because he was sold out by Judas: for money! Like Jesus,…

Independence Day again and yet again we are not free

      Independence means to break free. The colonial settlers in the US led by its educated and moneyed class issued a declaration saying in essence they have had enough.  Consequently they took extreme measures.  They made a revolution and they did not stutter! Alternately the people who oppose the injustice that has become…

Border crisis: Are those on the other side human beings?

The human rights violation, the immorality occurring at the US southern border is not an aberration, but simply an extension and reflection of European policy toward the colored peoples of the world in general and US settler colony in specific.  The difference currently however is the blatant violation of the rules of decency and the…

What debate? The Democratic Party is the pacifier of the people

The Democratic party is a pacifier. It contains no milk, no milk by products and nothing of material substance. Like a pacifier it holds the promise of sustenance. Despite our hopes and desires and functions that we project onto the pacifier, it remains what it is, a pacifier which cannot change its make- up. The…

Reparations: 40 Acres and an Obama? (Part I)

US Senator Mitch McConnell of South Carolina’s statement suggesting that the election of former president Barack Obama was a reparation for the damage done to Africans living in America, provides insight into the US mindset on the subject. Unfortunately, Black people did not get full when the Obama’s ate! McConnell said earlier this week, that…