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Archive for June 17th, 2011

Marine Reservist & Muslim, Yonathan Meluku, Identified as Man Carrying Backpack with Suspicious Items inside Arlington National Cemetery

Marine Reservist & Muslim, Yonathan Meluku, Identified as Man Carrying Backpack with Suspicious Items inside Arlington National Cemetery

BREAKING NEWS: Yonathan Melaku, a Marine reservist, has been identified as the man carrying a backpack with “suspicious items and products” inside Arlington National Cemetery overnight. Yonathan Melaku Found in Arlington National Cemetery (Fox News) Yonathan Melaku, a Lance Corporal, is currently in the custody of law enforcement agents. He […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
London High Court Rules Catholic School’s Ban on Cornrow Hairstyle of African-Caribbean Student Discriminatory

London High Court Rules Catholic School’s Ban on Cornrow Hairstyle of African-Caribbean Student Discriminatory

London High Court rules St. Gregory’s Catholic Science College discriminated against African-Caribbean student when it said there was a ban on wearing cornrow hairstyle. UK Guardian St. Gregory’s Catholic Science College in Harrow, north London, banned certain hairstyles, including cornrows. The High Court ruled Friday that it has resulted in […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
State Sen. Scott Beason (R-AL) Called Black Greenetrack Casino Customers "Aborigines"

State Sen. Scott Beason (R-AL) Called Black Greenetrack Casino Customers "Aborigines"

Alabama State Sen. Scott Beason heard on tape he recorded for FBI in gambling corruption probe calling black customers “aborigines.” Alabama state senator Scott Beason (R-Gardendale), who recorded conversations for the FBI in the state’s gambling corruption probe, called black customers of the Greenetrack casino in Eutaw, “aborigines” during one […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Jamaican Flood News Remix: DJ Powa "Nobody Canna Cross It" After Bridge Washed Away Due to Torrential Rains

Parts of Jamaica were flooded and roads washed away due to torrential rains recently, but the spirit of resilience of the people of the island is always admirable. So much so that they can find humor in their circumstances at times. DJ Powa added his touch to a recent news […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Shouldn’t Bishop Eddie L. Long be Forced to Resign Since Anthony Weiner Was Forced to Step Down Over Lewd Online Photos & Sexting?

Shouldn’t Bishop Eddie L. Long be Forced to Resign Since Anthony Weiner Was Forced to Step Down Over Lewd Online Photos & Sexting?

Bishop Eddie L. Long should be held to the same standard as ex-Rep. Anthony Weiner, who was forced to resign over sexting & lewd behavior online. Long’s alleged misdeeds of sexual coercion of four young men are far more despicable. Since Anthony Weiner was forced to resign from the U.S. […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

New Haven CT Elementary School Principal Ramona Gatison on Leave for Failing to Report Sexual Abuse Allegation by 14 YO Student

Connecticut elementary school principal Ramona Gatison on paid leave after failing to report 14 year old girl’s alleged sexual assault by eighth grade boys. Ramona Gatison, principal of Lincoln-Bassett Elementary School in New Haven, CT, is on paid leave after she failed to report a 14 year old girl’s claim […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

Union Leader Chris Shelton Calls NJ Gov. Chris Christie "Adolf Christie" & Says Americans Living in Nazi Germany

Union vice president Chris Shelton calls NJ Gov. Chris Christie, “Adolf Christie” over proposed pension reform plans and says we’re living in Nazi Germany. Communications Workers of America vice president, Chris Shelton, stooped to the lowest level possible, when he called New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, “Adolf Christie” and said […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

White Metro North Train Passenger Asks Black Conductor "Do You Know How Well Educated I am?" After Being Told to Lower Voice

Loudmouth white Metro North train passenger told by black conductor to lower voice & she asks. “do you know how well-educated I am? Some people just love to throw their education around, even when they are acting ghetto. A white loudmouth, riding the Metro North train, was asked by a […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized

UNM Football Player Deshon Marman Placed Under Citizen’s Arrest by US Airways Pilot for Sagging Pants

University of New Mexico football player Deshon Marman placed under citizen’s arrest by US Airways pilot after he refused to pull up his sagging pants as he tried to board Phoenix-bound flight. Deshon Marman, a University of New Mexico football player, was arrested Thursday after a citizen’s arrest by a […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized
Jazz Musician John Coltrane’s NY Home Listed Among America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places by National Trust for Historic Preservation

Jazz Musician John Coltrane’s NY Home Listed Among America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places by National Trust for Historic Preservation

Jazz great John Coltrane’s Dix Hills, NY, home is among America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. It is a sad commentary that the house of jazz musician John Coltrane, located on Long Island, NY, is among America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. The list was issued by the National Trust […]

by Janet Shan· · Uncategorized