It is May 3 2015 and I have traveled on Sky Bahamas to New Providence. So as I sat in the ultra-modern, $30-million, Chinese donated, Thomas A Robinson National Stadium being awed by the different events unfolding in front of me, I could not help noticing the many FLAGS of the many different nations taking […]
MAY 11, 2015 On this date in 1981 Bob Marley was Pronounced dead. He had gone to Germany to see a cancer specialist, and on his way to Jamaica, he stopped in Miami to receive emergency medical care. He died at the Cedars of Lebanon Hospital on May 11, 1981, at the age of 36. […]
1988 HURRICANE GILBERT : On the Evening of September 11 we got the OFFICIAL WARNINGS on radio so I, the TECHIE, at 15 years and 9 months old, went out and took down the TV ANTENNA and laid it Flat on the ground as close to the house as I could get it then went […]
ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities on Friday released the name of a woman who was fatally shot when officers say she fired at them from the back of a patrol car in downtown Atlanta. The Fulton County medical examiner’s office on Friday identified the woman as 25-year-old Alexia Christian. Information on her hometown was not immediately […]
BALTIMORE — Baltimore’s chief prosecutor charged six police officers on Friday with crimes including murder and manslaughter in the arrest and fatal injury of Freddie Gray, a striking and surprisingly swift turn in a case that has drawn national attention to police conduct. The state’s attorney for Baltimore, Marilyn J. Mosby, filed the charges almost […]
Today the universe mourns the loss of a VOCAL LEGEND, in the form of BENJAMIN EARL KING. He passed away on Thursday April 30,2015 at the age of 76. His Hits include, Stand By Me, Dont play that Song also called “You Lied”. King who said he was influenced by the Greats such as Sam […]
There is so much talk going on these days about bullying. So many awareness campaigns; the media, government, schools, youth groups, etc, etc are rallying behind the eradication of bullying. BUT how many of these same people/groups are doing anything about the bullying of BLACKS IN AMERICA by police, city councils, the (un)justice system, the […]
The more things change the more they stay the same. It’s been 50 years. What has changed besides the faces??