NFL protests: Trump, Pence, Jerry Jones, Roger Goodell, ESPN aint our Daddy

Vice president Pence, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, ESPN, President Trump, NFL Commissioner, corporate America and the .1 percent are all ganging up on a handful of Black professional athletes and a sports personality. Why? Because the power structure knows its history, they know that dissent has a way of catching fire and it already…

Soooo.. Puerto Ricans aren’t citizens, human beings, Brothers and Sisters?

  Most thinking people know either subconsciously, or consciously why the US has been slow to respond to the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands brought on by Hurricane Maria. It is because the islanders aren’t considered Americans (despite their US citizenship), they aren’t White and they are broke! According to reports…

NFL Sunday: Hail to the Sons of B’s

While the GREAT DISTRACTOR President Donald Trump called the mothers of NFL players, “sons of B—s,” who dared exercise their right to freedom of expression and have kneeled to protest police violence and racism in this country, he may have just galvanized those who want to live in a just US. The NFL players protest…

St.Louis killer cop partly right, he is only partly to blame

The former St Louis cop Jason Stockley who cold bloodedly killed Anthony Lamar Smith in December of 2011 and was subsequently absolved of his crime by St Louis’ jurisprudence had the unmitigated gall, the temerity, the nerve to say,” everyone wants someone to blame, but I’m just not the guy.” These are the words of…

Earthquakes, floods and storms of Biblical proportions: is the end near?

Recent events including the solar eclipse, Hurricanes Irma and Harvey and the Mexican earthquake have awakened the superstitions in us all. But though some events in nature can’t be explained, or anticipated much of what is happening in the world can be explained. The weather should, if nothing else humble us.  The Native Americans are…

REAL looting/ criminality brought us Hurricane Harvey

Human compassion, empathy and neighborliness are on full display in Houston as result of the flooding delivered by Hurricane Harvey, but the same can’t be said for those in the White House and the other corporate and Big Business looters who have knowingly robbed us of a safe environment and climate for the sake of…

Dick Gregory was a man for all seasons

Whenever I think of Dick Gregory I was always think of him telling the joke,  in which he said he was at a segregated restaurant in the South and ordered chicken. He said some White men surrounded him and said, “boy whatever you do to that chicken we are going to do to you,” so…

Charlotteville racists: amateurs compared to the US government

Despite all the noise coming from the Charlottesville assortment of racist lunatics, it is important to recognize that they don’t have “real” power. We should pay even more attention to the folks with REAL power, the power structure that was able to force President Donald Trump to do something he didn’t want to do, and…