Category Archives: Columns

  • Robertson Treatment Syndicated Column (RTSC): Black Lives Matter Interview with Lucy McBath

    Jul 2, 15 by Gil Robertson Leave a comment


    *Lucy McBath is the mother of Jordan Davis, the unarmed teenager gunned down at a Florida gas station for refusing to turn down the radio which was playing loud rap music. Although Jordan’s murderer, Michael Dunn, has been convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the crime, Lucy has remained a very vocal advocate […]

  • Steven Ivory: Obama—‘60s Pride in the 21st Century

    Jun 30, 15 by blueolive Leave a comment


    *When I was a child in the early ‘60s, on any given evening between, say, 7 and 9 PM, our phone might ring.  One of us kids would answer.  Mama could answer, or, if he wasn’t stretched out on the couch in his boxers and sleeveless undershirt, Daddy. Out of the receiver would come the […]

  • Dr. Rosie Milligan: The Malignant Hate Cancer Took Nine Lives

    Jun 30, 15 by Dr. Rosie Milligan Leave a comment


    Deep-rooted hatred is a deadly poison. What took place in Charleston is unfathomable. It’s hard for me to conceive how such deep hatred could fill the heart of a person who has only experienced twenty-one years of living. I remember after the September 11 (9/11) tragedy, a little child asked the question, “Why do they […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Quick Hits Part 2

    Jun 30, 15 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment


    *There are plenty of reasons not to like Hillary Clinton as a potential president; plenty of reasons not to vote for her. You might disagree with any one of her political stances from abortion rights to the importance of labor unions. But how she handles her email should not be on the list. As president […]

  • EUR on the Scene: BET Experience Fan Fest 2015 (PHOTOS!)

    Jun 29, 15 by Ricky Richardson Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles-The BET Experience Fan Fest returned once again to the Los Angeles Convention Center at L.A. LIVE, Saturday, June 27 and Sunday, June 28, 2015. The Fan Fest provided activities and events that the entire family could enjoy and be engage. Thousands of fans walked away with a smile on their face, a song […]

  • Larry Buford: Congratulations LGBT but what’s your DBA!?

    Jun 28, 15 by Larry Buford 3 Comments


    *Congratulations to the LGBT community on the Supreme Court’s 5-4 vote decision that the Constitution guarantees the right to same-sex marriage. I have accepted the fact that regardless of what the people say, judges – especially those non-elected – will pretty much do what they want. The problem I have is that there has been […]