Michigan State University Apologizes for Display Showing Prominent Black Figures Hanging from A Tree — Atlanta Black Star

Michigan State University apologized after customers complained about a Black History Month display in the school’s gift shop. The display features felt figures of the Obamas, Harriet Tubman and other prominent Black people hanging from a tree-shaped stand. 621 more wordsMichigan State University Apologizes for Display Showing Prominent Black Figures Hanging from A Tree — Atlanta … Continue reading Michigan State University Apologizes for Display Showing Prominent Black Figures Hanging from A Tree — Atlanta Black Star

It was always about race, not economic anxiety — field negro

I am forever amazed at how many of our fellow Americans continue to normalize the presidency of Donald J. trump. It's as if all the blatant racism and overall ignorance he has been displaying for the past three years (eight years if you count his birtherism BS) should just be ignored. 829 more wordsIt was always … Continue reading It was always about race, not economic anxiety — field negro

Opinion: White Privilege is the Cause of Your Anger and Hatred of Trump Presidency

Calling all white liberals, progressives, democrats, democratic socialists, etc. Come one, come all. Are you angry, sickened, and hateful of Donald Trump’s blatant lies, hypocrisy, narcissism, gaslighting, racism, white supremacy, etc.? I know, I know. It’s been a very long three years or so dealing with this man-child, I know. I also know that so … Continue reading Opinion: White Privilege is the Cause of Your Anger and Hatred of Trump Presidency

Opinion: Trump Didn’t Awaken the Racists, Obama Did

Stop fooling yourselves. When Obama got sworn in in January 2008, racist white people came out of the woodworks. During the time period that Obama was elected and sworn in, November 2007 and January 2008, some white people and many millennials of all races, believed that America may truly be a post racial nation. Then … Continue reading Opinion: Trump Didn’t Awaken the Racists, Obama Did

Why Joe Biden Shouldn’t Get the Black Vote in the 2020 Presidential Election (WATCH) — EURweb

Attorney Antonio Moore and Political Commentator Yvette Carnell discuss the announcement by Joe Biden that he would run for President in 2020. The two discuss the things Biden is known for, the 1994 Crime Bill, the Anita Hill hearings, and being President Barack Obama’s Vice President. Washington Post “I don’t feel responsible for the sins…Why Joe … Continue reading Why Joe Biden Shouldn’t Get the Black Vote in the 2020 Presidential Election (WATCH) — EURweb

Tipster told FBI that New Mexico militia was training to kill Obama, Hillary Clinton — The Week

The leader of a New Mexico militia arrested on Saturday allegedly boasted that his organization, the United Constitutional Patriots, trained to assassinate former President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and George Soros, a complaint filed over the weekend states. Larry Mitchell Hopkins, 69, was arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of a firearm…Tipster told … Continue reading Tipster told FBI that New Mexico militia was training to kill Obama, Hillary Clinton — The Week

‘A legacy worthy of celebration’: Barack Obama writes moving tribute to Nipsey Hussle — theGrio

Barack Obama wrote a touching letter in celebration of Nipsey Hussle‘s life that was read Thursday at the slain rapper’s funeral, according to The Wrap. Longtime friend and business partner, Karen Civil read the letter aloud at the memorial at Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, noting that Obama said the rapper left “a legacy worthy…‘A … Continue reading ‘A legacy worthy of celebration’: Barack Obama writes moving tribute to Nipsey Hussle — theGrio