The thousands, or millions of you, who are outraged about the Baltimore Ravens’ star running back Ray Rice knocking his then fiancé unconscious, shouldn’t be so shocked. There are just as many of you – if not more – who are passive enablers to partner abuse on a daily basis. The actions of the Ravens, the […]Read More RAY RICE DESERVES MICHAEL VICK TREATMENT
You have to give Neocons like the Bush Junior Administration props for their near-perfect ability to plan, market, sell, implement, distribute and license wars—even if the results don’t turn out as planned, or you think their purposes for throwing down were dangerously selfish. Like any perfect sale, buyers should always feel as if they are […]Read More IRAQ, ISIL AND SYRIA STRATEGY IS PURPLE
We’re approaching another 9/11 anniversary, and while some of the victims’ names begin to literally fade away, I feel as if I’m living with a family member who is not only an arsonist hell-bent on setting the neighborhood ablaze — our house included — but who is also a fire truck salesman. Who could have guessed […]Read More GLOBAL WAR ON TERROR, TAKE 2
Apologies, this Labor Day post was sitting in my computer for a few days and should have been released days ago. I’ll start by reminding you that Labor Day in America was born from the Washington’s election year desire to make up for the blood of workers that was literally spilled during a federally-ordered […]Read More HAPPY BELATED LABOR DAY! I GUESS.
I thought you would be interesred in Russia’s 2008 prediction about the consequences of Ukraine becoming a NATO member. According to Wikileaks, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov considered Ukraine joining NATO a military threat. Lavrov also said that the NATO move would split Ukraine in two, start a civil war, and force Russia to consider […]Read More RUSSIA’S 2008 RED LINE IS STILL A RED LINE
The Broken Windows paradigm of law enforcement – or more specifically, the policing strategy of stopping or arresting perpetrators of minor, quality-of-life crimes to prevent more serious offenses from occurring – received a big endorsement from most New Yorkers inclusive of the Black community, thanks to a recent Quinnipiac survey of attitudes about the […]Read More ALWAYS LOOKING FOR THE BLACK ONES WITH THE BRICKS