Archive for December, 2008

Rep. Bobby Rush Engages in Race Baiting in Selection of Roland Burris to Replace Barack Obama in the Senate

Rep. Bobby Rush Engages in Race Baiting in Selection of Roland Burris to Replace Barack Obama in the Senate

Photo: The Three Stooges–Blago, Rush & Burris Rep. Bobby Rush has pulled the race card. Funny, had a white man made those comments, he would have all the so-called civil rights leaders landing on him like a ton of bricks. Well, Rush said he doesn’t think any U.S. senator would […]

by · December 31, 2008 · Uncategorized
Dan Barker, Co-President of Atheist Group Freedom From Religion Foundation, Files Lawsuit Against Prayer at Barack Obama’s Inauguration

Dan Barker, Co-President of Atheist Group Freedom From Religion Foundation, Files Lawsuit Against Prayer at Barack Obama’s Inauguration

Dan Barker, co-president of atheist group Freedom From Religion Foundation, has filed a lawsuit against prayer at Barack Obama’s upcoming inauguration. He said that the government is picking a winner between “believers” and “those who don’t believe” and subjecting atheists and agnostics to someone else’s religious beliefs. Wow, so I […]

by · December 31, 2008 · Uncategorized
Former Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney’s Relief Boat Rammed by Israeli Ship

Former Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney’s Relief Boat Rammed by Israeli Ship

Why Cynthia McKinney decided to go on a mercy mission to the Gaza Strip is beyond me. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, a boat carrying international peace activists, including Ms. McKinney, and medical supplies to the embattled Gaza Strip sailed back into a Lebanese port on Tuesday after being […]

by · December 30, 2008 · Uncategorized
Chrysler LLC Takes Runs Expensive Ads in Several Newspapers Thanking American Taxpayers for Bailout

Chrysler LLC Takes Runs Expensive Ads in Several Newspapers Thanking American Taxpayers for Bailout

General Motors Corp. and Chrysler LLC just don’t get it. Chrysler took out a series of full-page newspaper ads last week to thank American taxpayers for “investing” in the company through the government’s $17.4 billion auto industry bailout plan. Isn’t this excessive spending one of the reasons the company got […]

by · December 30, 2008 · Uncategorized
Mychal Bell, Jena Six Icon, Arrested on Shoplifting Charges, Reportedly Shot Himself in Chest

Mychal Bell, Jena Six Icon, Arrested on Shoplifting Charges, Reportedly Shot Himself in Chest

After so many people championed the cause of Jena Six, the last thing I expected to hear was that Mychal Bell, 18, was in trouble again. According to the Newsstar, Bell is free on bond following a Christmas Eve arrest on multiple charges, including shoplifting, resisting arrest and simple battery, […]

by · December 30, 2008 · Uncategorized
Northeastern University Study Reveals Murders Among Black Youths Have Risen Sharply Since 2000

Northeastern University Study Reveals Murders Among Black Youths Have Risen Sharply Since 2000

I have always been very vocal and critical of the high crime rate within pockets of the black community in cities across the United States. I was not surprised to see the results of a study by criminologists at Northeastern University in Boston. The study, to be released Monday, found […]

by · December 29, 2008 · Uncategorized
Sharell Butler, 15, Arrested in the Murder and Dismemberment of John Hopkins Drago

Sharell Butler, 15, Arrested in the Murder and Dismemberment of John Hopkins Drago

Is baby-faced 15 year-old Sharell Butler a coldblooded murderer? That remains to be proven in a court of law, but the details are grisly and very disturbing. Butler, also known as “Lady Red,” has been arrested in the stabbing death of John Hopkins Drago. His dismembered body was found stuffed […]

by · December 28, 2008 · Uncategorized
Ringgold, Ga., Set to Unveil Statue of Confederate Maj. Gen. Patrick Ronayne Cleburne, To Coincide with Civil War’s 150th Anniversary

Ringgold, Ga., Set to Unveil Statue of Confederate Maj. Gen. Patrick Ronayne Cleburne, To Coincide with Civil War’s 150th Anniversary

In recent years there has been a great deal of distaste at the mention of the word “confederate” and its connotations of slavery and the horrific mistreatment of blacks in the United States, particularly in the South. So, I was naturally taken aback when I learned that a statue honoring […]

by · December 28, 2008 · Uncategorized
Stunning Photo Surfaces of President Bush, Scammer Isaac Toussie’s Father Robert Toussie, Who Bilked Blacks and Latinos in Mortgage Scam

Stunning Photo Surfaces of President Bush, Scammer Isaac Toussie’s Father Robert Toussie, Who Bilked Blacks and Latinos in Mortgage Scam

It turns out that President George W. Bush had some contact with the patriarch of the Toussie scamming clan. The New York Daily News has published the picture showing President Bush shaking hands with Robert Toussie as they stand in front of an American flag. Aaaw, how patriotic! Of course, […]

by · December 27, 2008 · Uncategorized
Chip Saltsman, RNC Chairmanship Candidate Distributes CD with Controversial Song "Barack the Magice Negro," Calls it Political Satire

Chip Saltsman, RNC Chairmanship Candidate Distributes CD with Controversial Song "Barack the Magice Negro," Calls it Political Satire

UPDATE Well, we have an Uncle Tom vying for the RNC chairmanship who didn’t see anything wrong with Saltsman’s distribution of the song. Ken Blackwell, an African-American himself, has defended Saltsman, dismissing the criticism as “hypersensitivity in the press:” “Unfortunately, there is hypersensitivity in the press regarding matters of race. […]

by · December 27, 2008 · Uncategorized