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Dr Boyce Watkins: 27 ways black people are brainwashed from birth

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by Dr Boyce Watkins I remember when I first heard Malcolm X ask, “Who taught you to hate yourself?” Of course we know the answer to this question, but many of us are afraid to say it. Even mentioning the ways that white-dominated institutions shape our thinking can lead to punishment, ostracism, unemployment, incarceration and even death. The deepest part ...

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Dr Samori Swygert: America chooses “gun control” over “hate control”

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By Samori Swygert This is the house that hate built. The nation will continue to ignore that there is a race problem.  We’d rather redirect our focus on “gun control” and not “hate control.”  We routinely and conveniently find a way to discuss “mental illness.” Time and time again, we see the targeting of African-Americans, Hispanics, and Muslims.  Heavy policing, ...

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Dr Boyce Watkins speaks with Michael Imhotep on Empowerment radio

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ONIGHT: Listen to The Michael Imhotep Show, Tues. June, 23rd, 10pm-12midnight EST with host Michael Imhotep of The African History Network.  CALL IN WITH Questions/Comments at 1-888-669-2281.  Our guest will be Dr. Boyce Watkins of Your Black World.  We’ll discuss some hot news stories. POST YOUR COMMENTS.  WE MAY READ THEM ON AIR.  Listen online here or by downloading the “TuneIn ...

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Two black women do an amazing tribute to Charleston Shooting Victims

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Madam Prezident and Derrickaaa do this amazing tribute to the victims of the shooting which occurred in Charleston, South Carolina. It is touching and powerful and we are grateful that these two young women have loaned their talents to help the nation grieve for those who’ve been impacted by this horrible tragedy.

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How Rachel Dolezal Became a Global News Story

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Pacific Northwest Outlets Made Public Record Requests The story that created so much buzz at week’s end started at a 22,000-circulation newspaper in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and the ABC-TV affiliate in nearby Spokane, Wash. It was about Rachel Dolezal, the president of the Spokane NAACP who claimed that she was African American but whose parents say she actually is white. ...

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Watch: Ky. Police Officer Fatally Shoots an African Immigrant

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The surveillance video shows a man stagger away from a police officer and out of the frame. He charges back into view seconds later, a 7-foot flagpole reared over his shoulder, and he swings it wildly at the officer. The man, a 35-year-old African immigrant, was shot twice by the Louisville Metro Police officer Saturday afternoon and died, sparking a ...

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