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CNN Anchor to Supreme Court Chief Justice, “Our Laws Do Not Come from God”


By Nigel Boys According to Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, same-gender marriages have never been included in the historical definition of a marriage in the U.S., and that’s why he’s fighting the federal courts from imposing their views on Alabama. In an interview with CNN anchor Chris Cuomo on Thursday, Moore stated that “everybody has a right to ... Read More »

NBA star Karl Malone tells black people to stop looking for a handout

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By Victor Ochieng NBA legend Karl Malone sensationally said on a Wednesday HuffPost Live interview that Black people should chart their destiny instead of expecting help from elsewhere. Finding our own solutions gives us results that we have control over, he says. Malone’s sentiments resonate with what another NBA legend, Charles Barkley, said on CNN last December about how it ... Read More »

The Brian Williams NBC Lie is Far Deeper than You Think – Dr Wilmer Leon


Brian Williams – Just A Cog In The National Disinformation Machine By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III “In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist.” President D. Eisenhower 1961 Recently Brian Williams, ... Read More »

President Obama Doesn’t Care About Struggling HBCUs, Say CBC Members


According to a report from the Congressional Black Caucus blog CrewOf42.com, republished by HBCU Digest, President Obama showed little concern for the plight of HBCUs during a recent meeting with CBC members. Even though President Obama implemented PLUS loan changes that defunded HBCUs, Obama insisted that problems facing these universities had nothing to do with his administration: “He said there ... Read More »

Why Are The Top 3 Most Deadly Drugs Entirely Legal?


By Victor Ochieng The war against lethal drugs in America has been raging on for years. The nation continually states that it is trying its best to eradicate the usage of specific drugs known to pose great danger to human life. Some of the drugs that have been banned for years are marijuana, cocaine, and LSD. However, according to data released by the Centers ... Read More »

Dr Wilmer Leon: Boehner’s Netanyahu invitation is designed to undermine Obama


Hubris, Arrogance and the Violation of Separation of Powers By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III “He (the President) shall have Power, by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, to make Treaties…shall appoint Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls…” Constitution of the United States, Section 2. “…he shall receive Ambassadors and other public Ministers…” Constitution of the United ... Read More »

FBI Director Admits That There’s No Such Thing as Colorblind Policing

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If you ask a police officer, or the head of a police union, whether police treat blacks differently than other demographics, he or she will insist that, with the exception of a few bad apples, officers are colorblind. The director of the FBI, James Comey, however, disagrees with that assessment and says both black and white officers exhibit racist behaviors. ... Read More »

Dr William H. Turner: A Tale of Two Cynics: Obama and Harvey on Slavery


by Dr. William H. Turner President Obama and popular game show host Steve Harvey both spoke briefly, but profoundly, last week, about the subject of slavery in America. The difference between their views was Dickensian: the best of times/the worst of times, wisdom/foolishness, belief/incredulity, light/darkness, hope/despair. President Obama’s point was a no-brainer, Harvey’s was brainless, at best, and perverse, at ... Read More »