Monthly Archives: May 2012

There is No Single Solution

A friendly word to all the well meaning who are passionate about their commitments and beliefs. If all black people started eating better, majoring in STEM, voting in every election, building strong families, opening businesses, travelling abroad, investing  — there … Continue reading

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Another Reason to Like Eric Holder

Today is the right day to salute Attorney General Eric Holder who will address a faith summit convened by the Conference of National Black Churches and Congressional Black Caucus. The reported goal is twofold: to help churches protect their tax exempt status and to inform congregations about voter registration. Continue reading

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Things I Like – Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow

  A (relatively) new biography of the great guitarist Jimi Hendrix (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMhq1L0cJf0) written by Gary Golio and illustrated by Javaka Steptoe.  It claims to be a children’s book but the illustrations are museum quality incredible. I see a lot of Romare … Continue reading

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Political Alliances a/k/a Time for us to Wake Up

Transitions are rough but there is no reason to fear our population decline relative to Latino(a)s. The choices are actually pretty simple. Get the family thing together and increase the population (cf. the Lubavitchers). Or, build smart, functional political alliances. Continue reading

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Another Problem Solved – Love.Stop.Story

Act II set up of the new play, Love.Stop.Story has been figured out. Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

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Originally posted on Davey D's Hip Hop Corner:
This was a speech given August 15 1970 by Huey Newton co-founder of the Black Panther Party..here he addresses the issue of Gay Rights… Its serious food for thought coming in…

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