Trump: “US is full” no more Browns, Blacks….

  Obviously President Donald Trump has run out of excuses for denying immigrants and asylum seekers access to the US. His attempts to label them as criminals and rapists and even jihadists,has not been as effective as he and the conservative wing of the US ruling class had hoped. So they have fallen back on…

Minneapolis: NCAA FINAL FOUR is a crime scene

    If there is a single event that is the epitome of the hypocrisy of  so-called American exceptionalism, it is this one which showcases the exploitation of its most powerless and vulnerable population: its youth. The NCAA and its member schools, especially the major sports, are engaged in a criminal cartel which act as…

US Congress resolves: Ilhan Omar is Black….

Considering the silence coming from the US Congress in the wake of the New Zealand terror attack it  is a strange irony that only a week ago it came up with a resolution to denounce bigotry and used a Black woman, Representative Ilhan Omar as a prop to motivate their action. In actuality the resolution…

Voting was only a part of the legacy of the Voting Rights Movement

  Much is made of the importance of voting in the Black community, as quick reference is usually given of the sacrifices that many Black folks and others made to secure the franchise. But too much is made of simply taking part in the process, without understanding the purpose and the power of the franchise….

Saudi crisis reveals US govt values money over human life; morality

Judging from the response of US President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Porneo to the apparent murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi Arabia as well as its illegal incursion in Yemen (which has the country on the brink of a famine), US government policy is not dictated by right and wrong, but…

Kavanaugh saga exposes the nation’s true view of women

  The Brett Kavanaugh confirmation saga is proof that the barbarians are winning, the most civilized of all nations the most arrogant locale on planet earth has absolutely and unequivocally made it clear that is unfit for the designation of civilized, let alone” light” of the so-called “developed world.” American exceptionalism indeed! Fittingly, a privileged…

The Thai boys cave rescue and the limits of compassion

Many were riveted to the rescue of the young boys soccer team from Thailand trapped in a cave the last week. Many prayers and well wishes went out from people concerned about the fate of the boys. Now that it has been demonstrated that people have the ability to care it is time to turn…