Malcolm X: Revolutionary, human being, African, Black man

  On this day in 1925 an extraordinary human being and revolutionary came into the world, we know him as Malcolm X. Some choose to remember him by reminding us of his powerful sayings but the best way to honor him is to emulate him. Malcolm X never hesitated to defend those who were oppressed…

No Kanye West: selling out, not slavery was a choice

  “Did I hurt you.” Kanye West asked TMZ producer Van Latham after Latham rightfully repudiated the artist for making spurious, revisionist and misguided remarks about Black people in general and US slavery. The answer is yes!  West’s “selling out” either consciously or unconsciously, hurt Black people, as his misinterpretation of slavery has the potential…

Election reflection: Stop the sky is not falling (it already was)

Donald Trump’s election has people (many of whom are not usually prone to desperation but thoughtful analysis) giving in to despair, hopelessness and the blame game. Somebody tried blaming the revolutionaries, the Russians, the rednecks and even their cat for the Trump win.   Some said this is what happens cause they shut out Bernie….