Monthly Archives: October 2016

A STATE-SANCTIONED LYNCHING: 10 TAKEAWAYS FROM READING HEATHER ANN THOMPSON’S BLOOD IN THE WATER

“A state-sanctioned lynching” and “Bipartisan political cover-up” are only two of the screaming thoughts I had while reading Blood in the Water: the Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and its Legacy, by historian Heather Ann Thompson. Blood in the Water is … Continue reading

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WIKILEAKS: 8 AFRICAN AMERICANS NAMED TO CLINTON’S VP LIST

Here’s another interesting Wikileaks email that surfaced: Vice Presidential choices for Hillary Clinton — including eight Black people! This past March, John podesta emailed a list of running mate options to Clinton “Organized by food group,” Podesta explained. He never … Continue reading

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PROPAGANDA WARS: UK BANK TRIES TO SHUT DOWN MEDIA GROUP RT

What the hell has happened to Western democracy over the past few days?? First, some mysterious entity motivated the Ecuadorian Embassy to cut off the internet access of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange — presumably under pressure to protect Hillary Clinton’s … Continue reading

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TIME TO FACE THIS WIKILEAKS – CLINTON THING

Peeps, I understand where you’re coming from. Like you, I cringe at the thought of Donald Trump becoming the next US President. I’m also not a fan of electing Hillary Clinton because I can envision a fresh round of war-ravaged … Continue reading

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THERE WILL BE GUNS THIS FALL

I said to myself “There will be guns” ever since I heard presidential candidate Donald Trump tell his supporters that Pro Hillary Clinton election officials may rig the voting to keep him away from his Big Chair dreams — and … Continue reading

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CLINTON – TRUMP DEBATE STRATEGIES FOR TONIGHT

WHAT BOTH OF THEM HAVE TO DO Substance, please. Amazing how both candidates have been able to get so far through this campaign and not have a meaningful discussion about what they would actually do once in office. I’m beginning … Continue reading

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THE HATEFUL PIG AND THE WARRIOR QUEEN

It’s disappointing to find that the remaining 29 days before the Presidential elections — despite the known data about Donald Trump having so many “ists” capping his description that it’s more efficient to call him a hateful pig who can … Continue reading

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7 WAYS COLSON WHITEHEAD’S UNDERGROUND RAILROAD IS PURE DOPENESS

I expect Colson Whitehead’s National Book Award-nominated novel, The Underground Railroad, to win plenty of kudos for its ability to convey a layered story of metaphoric Afro-mysticism surrounding Black slaves, particularly a young woman named Cora, who are pursuing freedom … Continue reading

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