From The Ramparts
by Junious Ricardo Stanton
“Ferguson, Missouri helped bring attention to the extent of ‘offender-funded’ criminal justice services. The city was relying on fees, fines, and court costs for 20 percent of… Continue
Added by Junious Ricardo Stanton on April 28, 2015 at 10:30am —
Over the past 86 years of Red Wings hockey, there have been several stars that have donned the Winged Wheel.
Players like Gordie Howe, Ted Lindsay, Alex Delvecchio and Terry Sawchuk laid the foundation for the winning culture in Detroit. A new age of players like Chris Osgood, Steve Yzerman and Nicklas Lidstrom continued the tradition into a new ageand broke a four-decade Cup drought.
With the Red Wings' dominance of the '90s and early '00s a mere memory, the team retooled and… Continue
Added by paulmartin5427 on April 27, 2015 at 12:00am —
According to recent studies, African Americans are incarcerated at nearly six times the rate of white people in America. And yet, African Americans and Hispanics make up less than 25% of the American population. Let me reiterate, although African Americans and Hispanics comprise less than 25% of the…
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on April 17, 2015 at 11:51am —
By Orrin Hudson, former police officer-turned-community activist.
I've said it before, and I'll say it again: In a situation with the police, it’s not immediately about who is right or wrong,… Continue
Added by SendMeYourNews on April 14, 2015 at 8:30am —
This is a question we must confront, given the most recent executions of Black men at the hands of American police in different states and cities across America, we cannot ignore the possibility that an implied agenda may be in the works. Let us briefly consider some facts that led to the cessation of…
Added by Rudwaan on April 13, 2015 at 10:30pm —
~ From The Ramparts ~
By Junious Ricardo Stanton ~
“As the media continue to consolidate and corporate ownership amasses greater power, money, and influence and control over the public and government officials, in effect creating a plutocracy, the… Continue
Added by Junious Ricardo Stanton on April 13, 2015 at 10:30am —
[By Stuart Slavin, MD, MEd ] Those in our lives whom we consider to be most objective, who in many ways are paid to be objective, have repeatedly been shown to be anything but objective. Rather, they make… Continue
Added by SendMeYourNews on April 12, 2015 at 4:32pm —
African Man Can’t be called a Foreign National In the soil of Africa
We call up on Africa Union not to use member states polarizing words calling Africa Nationals a Foreign Nationals in his own continent Africa. Africa unification is only realized by reclaiming our right and by practicing the right policy implementation to the way forward to meet the agenda 2063. We all share the same consanguinity and history. We shouldn’t be victim of wrong connotation… Continue
Added by Seife Tadelle Kidane on April 12, 2015 at 12:33pm —
In all probability Global population will exceed 10 billion by the year 2050. The impact of such an influx growth of the world's population on existing food supplies without first increasing the resources to avail more harvestable edible food crops the world will come face to face with a Global Famine that would trigger a catastrophe of…
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on April 9, 2015 at 10:30am —
West Papua must be given full membership at the Melanesian Spearhead Group, says the Pacific Freedom Forum.
"The people of West Papua have long been denied basic human rights by their own government," says PFF Chair Titi Gabi.
"They are therefore justified in seeking…
Added by SendMeYourNews on April 8, 2015 at 10:23am —
The first time I was arrested for subversion, I was forced to sit at a table in a police station; an Indonesian police officer sat across from me and placed a gun on the table near his burly hands. I remember the gun was large and dark silver. He told me they could kill me if they wanted and… Continue
Added by SendMeYourNews on April 7, 2015 at 10:26am —
If we are to win Black Power in MertoEast in Saint Louis, Missouri, we must deal with the issue of crime there. I have decided to go for it. I need your feedback and input. I think this is the right approach is for no other reason that it is unavoidable. Every time I deal with Brooklyn or Washington Park, I am… Continue
Added by Abdurrahman T. L. Nelson on April 4, 2015 at 12:00pm —
The Lindbergh Foundation launched Indiegogo Campaign: Air Shepherd Drones Stop Elephant & Rhino Poaching to fund an anti-poaching initiative that combines DRONES and DATA to successfully stop poaching of rhinos and elephants in southern Africa… Continue
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on April 2, 2015 at 1:42pm —
In view of the Black Man’s affiliation with the White Man’s religion,
Descendants of Slaves need a Divine Intervention for DELIVERANCE
Out of these troubles, tragedies, and great affliction.
Recently a plane went down killing 150 people. The real tragedy is that the co-pilot had decided to take his life and his passengers with him. He crashed his plane into a mountain killing himself and all aboard. These people didn’t have to die. Had just one of these passengers… Continue
Added by Tziona Yisrael on March 31, 2015 at 2:00pm —
[By Harry Agina] There is no question whatsoever that the contemporary world has witnessed remarkable changes in intercultural interaction. From an African perspective, one of the best things that have come out of this revolution is happening among African American youths, who are increasingly becoming proud to be…
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on March 28, 2015 at 6:53pm —
[By Iyonna WoodsIn a society obsessed with image, a lot of people want to look like…
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on March 27, 2015 at 2:31pm —
The stark truth of the matter is that the “sagging pants” behavior is a direct projection of the prison industrial complex, in which males whose manhood has been compromised sag their pants to denote their sexual availability and vulnerability to other male inmates. This is no different than the prostitute who strolls the streets in the shortest, tightest skirt, propped up on the highest heels, revealing as much of their anatomy as the legal system will allow in order to… Continue
Added by Rudwaan on March 26, 2015 at 1:16pm —
By Enyichukwu Offia Submitted On September 27, 2009.
The discourse on problem of rationality in African Philosophy has been associated historically with two related happenings: Western discourse in Africa and the…
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on March 25, 2015 at 7:30pm —
[By Robin Verma] Every year, many students appears in different per-medical examinations hoping to clear them, so that they can take their first step towards becoming a medical doctor. Some of them are lucky enough to clear the exam in their first attempt while others either do not get selected or they do not get the medical institute of…
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on March 24, 2015 at 11:00am —
Do you find folding fitted sheet frustrating? For me, folding fitted sheet was like solving a riddle. It really was a difficult problem to deal with. However with some tips, I was able to uncover the mystery behind it. It only involves a simple technique of puckering. It is as easy as you pucker your lips when you avoid talking with your husband.
Start folding the bed… Continue
Added by TheBlackList-Publisher on March 23, 2015 at 12:00pm —