In response to complaints and allegations by the North Carolina NAACP that the Tea Party controlled Wake County School Board in Wake County, North Carolina, was working to segregate schools. The organization AdvancED conducted a special review of the Wake County Public schools. AdvancED is the world’s largest education community, serving more than 27,000 public and private schools and districts across the United States and in 69…
You may have heard about the hearings being conducted by Homeland Security Chairman Peter King’s. These so-called hearings were called to examine the extent of the radicalization of American Muslims. This is the same Peter King who supported the Irish Republican Army, which was a military… Continue
Added by Scotty Reid on March 12, 2011 at 9:23am —
Republican Presidential hopeful, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee is in the news for making comments about President Obama’s worldview being shaped by British colonialism in Africa specifically referring to Kenya, the birthplace of Obama’s father.
Huckabee said that President Obama’s youth has caused him to resent the West and explains… Continue
Added by Scotty Reid on March 2, 2011 at 11:39am —
“Celebrating what would’ve been Dr Martin Luther King‘s 82cd birthday and in doing so we should all be mindful of the power of his words. We should be mindful of King’s words as we continue to dialogue about what sort of responsibility those who speak to the public have especially via broadcast medium.
In 1967, Dr. King delivered a rare and powerful speech in Atlanta to NATRA (National Association of Television and Radio Announcers). The members of this important African American… Continue
Added by Scotty Reid on February 25, 2011 at 12:21am —
Fredrick Douglass was born a slave, educated himself, freed himself and went on to become one of the greatest African-American freedom fighters. He used his intellect to outsmart slavers and was a part of the Underground Railroad which worked to help fugitive enslaved Africans escape to the north and freedom.
Fredrick Douglass was also associated with the Abolitionist movement and it was Douglass who… Continue
Added by Scotty Reid on February 18, 2011 at 4:35pm —
The Black Panther Party during the sixties and seventies was a symbol of pride, power and purpose. It was reportedly founded by Bobby Seale and Huey P. Newton on October 15, 1966 and the organization initially set forth a doctrine calling primarily for the protection of Black communities from police brutality, a problem that persists to this day.…
As Africa and Arab nation rebel against their oppressors, some, not many, are asking if the black community is prepared to rebel against the oppression, enslavement and brutality that it still faces in America. Right wing extremist and their House Negroes continue to assault the Black community with coded and not so coded racist propaganda. They are openly hostile to a black President who has…Continue
Added by Scotty Reid on February 16, 2011 at 8:58am —
Conservatives over the weekend celebrated what would have been the 100th Birthday of Ronald Reagan the 40th President of the United States. Reagan is a God to Conservatives who speak of him as if he was greatest man to walk the earth but in reality, Ronald Wilson Reagan was an actor turned corporate spokesman turned politician.
Reagan was undeniably an agent of corporate America. Under Reagan, the wealth gap between the rich and the working class grew to then record levels,…
In the name of Allah the Beneficent the Merciful who came to us in the person of Master Fard Muhammad the great Madhi. He raised up for us the Christ, the most honorable Elijah Muhammad and Allah has blessed him and us with a Divine Reminder; the Hon. Minister Louis Farrakhan.
I have been asked to explain why we are taught that Christianity is one of the most perfect Black, Slave- making religions on our planet. It has completely killed the so-called Negroes mentality. The…
This was such a blessed, wonderful show tonight with Gladys and Jamie. We are so happy for them and their family. We will keep working hard to see that justice prevails in this case. It is not over. I'm just glad they are out of Mississippi for now.Been real busy around here with a lot of work going on. Doing some writing, some research, and hope to be back working on some songs soon. I just wanted to drop by and say…Continue
Videotape By Kenny Snodgrass, Activist, Author of From Victimization To Empowerment... www.trafford.com/07-0913
* Metro Detroit contingent of the Concerned Coalition to Respect
Prisoners' Rights carry out a press conference and demonstration in
front of the Mound Road Correctional Facility in Detroit December 14,
2010 to urge a stop and a investigation of reports of violent
retaliation by Georgia prison officials at a… Continue
ABOUT OUR GUEST THIS WEEK, he takes the critical questions to a dope beat.
Brother Dr. Irami Osei-Frimpong, Brandeis and U-Berkeley, Uof GA philosopher, The Funky Academic
Do Black Lives Matter? It's a rich question. I do some public philosophy on…