Palm Sunday:  Jesus puts on a counter-demonstration

Palm Sunday contrary to what most folks believe and contrary to what many Christians are taught was a political event, with religious overtones. It was a counter demonstration, an organized protest a thumbing of the nose, a throwing up of “the finger” at Roman colonialism and its collaborating Uncle Toms. The boldness of Jesus of…

Nipsey Hussle: Black, Eritrean, African American and from the Hood

The fact that thousands and thousands of Black youth in the US and abroad mourn and celebrate Nipsey Hussle speaks to his life, his work and his art as a source of inspiration. He was the embodiment of Black pride and Black self- determination. Against all odds, he broke the chains of selfish preoccupation and…

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…

We can and we ought to take the mic!

Last night in a moment captured all over the country and parts of the world, people witnessed in Minneapolis an amazing moment of lucidity, clarity and sense of purpose. My fellow protestors lead brilliantly by John Thompson, Chauntyll Allen, Michelle Gross, Curtis Avent Jacob Ladda, Emily Flower,AJ Cardenas Nekima Levy-Pounds ( who would have been…