Tag Archives: african americans

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: Putting White’s Support of Black Lives Matter to the Test

    Dec 11, 14 by Jasmyne A. Cannick 2 Comments


    *Just because you attend a rally or protest and lend your voice to chorus of those chanting that “Black Lives Matter” doesn’t mean that you really mean it or that you are using your white privilege for good. Similarly, just because you’re a registered Democrat and you gave money to the President’s campaign doesn’t mean […]

  • Minuteman Founder to Speak with Blacks on Effects of Illegal Immigration

    Jul 7, 14 by EurNews Leave a comment


    Jim Gilchrist to Appear on KJLH-FM’s Front Page Show Tuesday, July 8 *INGLEWOOD, CA – The Front Page show on KJLH-FM will host a live on-air town hall meeting on illegal immigration and its effects on the African-American community with Jim Gilchrist, founder of the Minuteman Project. The show will air live on Tuesday, July […]

  • The Black Hat: You Know You’re Broke When…

    Jun 10, 14 by Cory A. Haywood 2 Comments


    *African Americans make up a significant portion of the unemployed. It’s a good thing black folk have been broke since forever. Not sure you fit this category? consider the following: (Ahem) if you buy church shoes from Ross or Marshalls on Easter weekend and return them first thing Monday morning, you’re broke. Speaking of shoes, it’s summertime: if […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: Why Justin Bieber is the New Black

    Jun 7, 14 by EUROpinion 3 Comments


    Presently, the word nigga is used more liberally among younger members of all races and ethnicities in the United States. In addition to African Americans, other ethnic groups have adopted the term as part of their vernacular.  —–Wikipedia *Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber’s use of the N-word is not surprising to this African-American.  But before […]

  • People, We Can Do This: Help Save the ‘Wright Museum’ in Detroit

    May 26, 14 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment


    *There has been a lot in the news recently about the pitfalls of Detroit, and one person in particular wishes the press would change up their game when spreading bad news about the city. Civil Rights Activist Myrlie Evers-Williams remembers a different Detroit. One that was thriving when she used to visit her father decades […]

  • New Documentary, ‘Hidden Colors’ Explores ‘The Rules Of Racism’ (Watch)

    May 19, 14 by Brainuser1 1 Comment


    *The cultural history of African Americans, identity and race will be taken on this summer in the documentary, Hidden Colors.”  A trailer was recently released for the film’s third installment, “The Rules Of Racism” and it looks good. With a variety of diverse speakers from scholars to entertainment vets the likes of which are Nas, […]