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September 3rd, 2018 - 7:44 pm § in Politics

Nike takes a side.

Its new ad pays homage to Colin Kaepernick. Read story here.[...]

July 11th, 2017 - 1:30 am § in Misc.

A Nigerian Talks Of Being Black In America

Hi! I’m Vincent, a Nigerian citizen fortunate enough to be a member of the MIT Class of 2017. » ** I moved to the United States of America three years ago. Packed all my belongings into four luggage bags, rolled into a car with my five siblings and my mom and my dad. Suddenly, I […][...]

November 7th, 2016 - 4:21 pm § in Misc.

WHITE LIVES MATTER

Racism: The Despair of Poor White Americans The liberal obsession with “people of color” is deeply wrong. Clay-eaters. Hillbillies, Dust Bowl families, coal miners, loggers … these folks live in poverty as ingrained as anything in inner city Chicago or the Mississippi outback. Thes[...]

October 7th, 2016 - 3:19 am § in America, Politics, The Ave Scene

Why would I go overseas?

“Anthony, why are you overseas?” I am overseas because I cannot find a job in the United States within my field. I am overseas because there are no jobs that pay like overseas basketball jobs. I am overseas because I don’t want to cook, or accept part time jobs working with kids. I am overseas[...]

July 23rd, 2016 - 8:30 am § in Misc., Repugnants

BLACK LIVES MATTER: A FB Dialogue on Christian Guilt vs White Guilt

Stephen Schwartz As a non Christian, I find it offensive that my skin color somehow means I am to blame for what Christians did. That is not to say that there were not bad Jews as well as good Jews but we too suffered hugely from the invention of racism, a Christian idea that was  not […][...]

July 17th, 2016 - 10:21 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Kasich: I do not have the authority to ban guns at the RNC

AFTER THREE COPS WERE GUNNED DOWN IN BATON ROUGE, OHIO’S COPS DEMAND THAT GUNS BE BANNED AT THE REPUBLICAN CONVENTION. GOVERNOR KASICH  SAYS HE DOES NOT HAVE THE AUTHORITY.  Maggi Broggel FACEBOOK I’m watching coverage on the police ambush in Baton Rouge. Very sad. The black man/ men[...]

July 16th, 2016 - 5:42 pm § in Misc.

SHOPPING WHILE BLACK

Video of a teen being punched and tasered by police at a shopping mall is quickly going viral and raising tough questions. The young woman is seen struggling with officers before being taken to the ground and tasered. But did police go too far? Or did she? A close look at the violent arrest – [...]

July 12th, 2016 - 7:10 am § in Misc.

Is BLM Demonizing The Police?

Surprising New Evidence Shows Bias in Police Use of Force but Not in Shootings Contradicting conventional wisdom: When it comes to the most lethal form of force.[...]