What’s Driving Your Commitment to the Black Struggle?

What’s Driving Your Commitment to the Black Struggle? You cannot completely explain commitment from a place of reason and rationale, because there will be times when commitment does not make sense. So, what’s driving your commitment to the Black Struggle? I have learned that it is impossible to explain commitment, …

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The Anatomy of African American Survival

The Anatomy of African American Survival The Anatomy of African American Survival The Anatomy of African American Survival ~ What seems to be an almost inherent need to oversimplify things in contemporary culture, leads to the application of superficial antidotes to highly complex and enigmatic issues. Never is this dynamic …

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‘20 Minutes of Action’: Father Defends Stanford Student Son Convicted of Sexual Assault

‘20 minutes of action’: father defends Stanford student son convicted of sexual assault | US news | The Guardian <link rel=”stylesheet” type=”text/css” href=”https://assets.guim.co.uk/stylesheets/5f11cd3c1928ad51de286237796b2b24/content.css”/> ‘20 minutes of action’: father defends Stanford student son convicted of sexual assault Court statement by father of Brock Turner adds to concern over ‘lenient’ six-month sentence …

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Why Tamron Hall Was Pulled Off Of NBC Nightly News

Tamron Hall Pulled From NBC Nightly News In Wake Of Prince’s Death | The Rickey Smiley Morning Show Why Tamron Hall Was Pulled Off Of NBC Nightly News Prince’s passing continues to affect her.    Courtesy of the Rickey Smiley Morning Show : June 3, 2016 &amp;amp;lt;img src=”ht<gs id=”937ddaba-cdff-4ce7-8617-8fe158475b54″ ginger_software_uiphraseguid=”67bdf5ce-539d-4091-9347-27ab22f73972″ class=”GINGER_SOFTWARE_mark”>tps://roner</gs>ickeysmileymorningshow.fil<gs id=”b97ac489-7930-40d0-8e63-b0fa99a0eb1e” ginger_software_uiphraseguid=”67bdf5ce-539d-4091-9347-27ab22f73972″ …

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Crowdfunding as a Viable Funding Mechanism for African Americans

Crowdfunding as a Viable Funding Mechanism for African Americans Crowdfunding as a Viable Funding Mechanism for African Americans Crowdfunding as a Viable Funding Mechanism for African Americans ~ Technological advances, such as the internet, social media platforms, smart phones, and more, have illuminated a longstanding alternative funding mechanism. While platforms, …

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When the Center is on Fire: Hostility Toward Black Woman (Responding to Trick Daddy)

When the Center is on Fire: Hostility Toward Black Woman Responding to Trick Daddy’s Attack on Black Women! Over the last couple of days there has been a lot of heated debates, dialogues and monologues surrounding a Instagram video made by rapper, Trick Daddy, concerning Black women. I usually avoid engaging …

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Hidden in Plain Sight: Childhood Sexual Abuse in the Black Community

Hidden in Plain Sight: Childhood Sexual Abuse in the Black Community Childhood Sexual Abuse in the Black Community ~ In dealing with trauma in the Black community on a grand scale, I am exposed to a plethora of traumatic experiences that are unique to the black collective. I have spent …

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Dillard University President Addresses Barring Valedictorian from Graduation

Dillard University President Addresses Barring Valedictorian from Graduation   Dillard University President Addresses Barring Valedictorian from Graduation ~ The following  letter is from Dillard University President, Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough, and it addresses the recent incident in which Andrew Jones, a three-sport star athlete, and senior class valedictorian of Amite …

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