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  • @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 […]

  • We Remember: Roland Freeman, Original L.A. Black Panther Dies at 68

    Oct 20, 14 by EURNews 7 Comments


    Roland Freeman, Original Member of the Southern California Chapter of the Black Panther Party for Self Defense Dies at 68 Los Angeles, CA – Roland Freeman, an original member of the Southern California Chapter of the Black Party for Self-Defense died Wed., Oct. 15 in New York at the LaGuardia Airport. Freeman was bringing back […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: LAPD Sergeant Did the Right Thing with Daniele Watts

    Oct 3, 14 by EUROpinion 9 Comments


    *Los Angeles police sergeant Jim Parker does not deserve to be fired for his role in the handcuffing and detaining of actress Daniele Watts when she refused to identify herself.  I know that probably isn’t going to go over well with some African-Americans, but that’s how I feel about the situation. Daniele Watts and her man celebrity […]

  • ‘Red Band Society’ Ads Taken Down From LA Metro Buses After Complaints

    Sep 22, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *A controversial ad for the new Fox TV show “Red Band Society” has been pulled from LA Metro buses. According to the Los Angeles Times, the ad was removed Thursday amid complaints from activists, who found it to be racist and offensive. The “Red Band Society” bus ad featured a picture of the show’s cast […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: On Police Brutality, Democrats Need to Sh*t or Get Off the Pot

    Aug 26, 14 by EurOpinion 7 Comments


    *Democrats need to shi*t or get off the pot when it comes to standing up for civil rights issues for Blacks in 2014. Now I specifically said civil rights for Blacks because we already know that Democrats have no reservations about raising their voices on civil rights for illegal immigrants and gays.  But I have […]

  • @Jasmyne Cannick: Black Federal Agents Targeted with Racial Slurs

    Aug 25, 14 by EurOpinion 6 Comments


    Racism towards Black civilians by local law enforcement officers is as old as racism towards Blacks by whites in general in this country.  So it came as no surprise to me when I found out that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has been covering up its own brewing scandal involving African-Americans and racism. In […]