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Alt-Right Group Plans on Unleashing Racist ‘Fake Black Person’ Accounts After Being Banned From Twitter

By |November 19th, 2016|

Guess what? The racists are vowing to fight back … with more racism! The Daily Stormer, an alt-right website that regularly features racist and anti-Semitic content, claims it has nearly 1,000 “fake black person” Twitter accounts that it plans to use in an upcoming “real life” (as opposed to online) harassment campaign, reports Engadget. Twitter [...]

Resisting Trump: Jeff Sessions’ Attorney General Nomination Will Be 1st Test for 2 Black Senators

By |November 18th, 2016|

On Thursday, Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) posted on Facebook a photo of Angela Davis and a quote: “I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change, I’m changing the things I cannot accept.” The morning after the astounding election defeat for Democrats, Booker wrote, “This is not a time to curl up, give up [...]

General Electric Partners with Transnet Africa to Create Digital Solution on Goods

By |November 17th, 2016|

GE/ South Africa’s Transnet has partnered with GE Transportation to create a digital solution that will seamlessly connect shippers and transport operators to enable an efficient movement of goods. South Africa’s state-owned freight and logistics giant Transnet has partnered with global digital industrial leader, GE Transportation, to create a digital solution that will seamlessly connect [...]

Protests Erupt After Two White Men Go to Court for Forcing Black Man Into Coffin

By |November 17th, 2016|

image via twitter Two white South African men who are accused of ordering a Black man into a coffin and threatening to set him on fire have appeared in court, while demonstrators protested outside the courthouse against the racism that caused such a case to begin with. Some of the protesters at the courthouse included [...]

Tenn. Official Resigns After Posting ‘KKK Is More American Than the Illegal President’

By |November 16th, 2016|

A lot of people, local officials and otherwise, have been exposed on Facebook as of late simply because they can’t keep their offensive opinions to themselves. David Barber, the deputy director of the Shelby County Corrections Center in Tennessee is the latest to be caught up in a scandal, resigning after posting offensive messages to [...]

Another Mistrial After an Unarmed Black Man Is Killed: Sam Dubose Case Proves We Must Force Justice

By |November 15th, 2016|

The mistrial of former University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing in the shooting death of Sam Dubose is the latest reminder that in the eyes of many, black lives don’t matter. On Saturday, Judge Megan Shanahan declared a mistrial after a jury of six white men, four white women and two black women failed [...]

Boko Haram Leader to Donald Trump ‘We are Ready for War’

By |November 14th, 2016|

Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram has reacted to the election of Donald Trump as the United States presidency saying “the war is just beginning.” In an audio message published on the group’s YouTube page on Sunday night, Shekau said they will “not be fooled by people like Donald Trump [...]

Venus & Serena Williams Return To Compton, Calif., to Pay Homage to Their Sister

By |November 14th, 2016|

Venus and Serena Williams are world renown tennis champions. They are also daughters of the historically black community of Compton, Calif. This weekend, the Williams sisters were for all intents the prodigal daughters come back to the community that shaped them, and to give back to it. Venus Williams, a seven-time Grand Slam champion and the [...]

The Absolute: How Mankind has Maximized It And How They Have Exploited it

By |November 13th, 2016|

One of the greatest gifts of mankind is the ability to change our reality through innovation and invention. Human beings have the remarkable gift to imagine a world beyond what we presently experience and work to make that imagined world the new reality. It is fascinating to view the human transition from simple groups of [...]

The Black Press Faces New Reality in the Era of Trump

By |November 12th, 2016|

“Twitter is blowing up about this.” I can’t count the number of times I’ve heard people utter this phrase, calmly walking back to the greenroom at CNN, MSNBC or Fox, heads craned forward to look at their phones. Twitter responses, especially negative ones, are like a rite of passage when you do television commentary. It [...]