Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 276

Bro. Prez’s legal legacy – The first Black president gets a chance to possibly appoint three Supreme Court justices. Who does he pick? A...

It’s the same old political ‘sheet’

The Gantt Report appreciates the long-time followers and readers of this column. Those readers that have been reading TGR over the years know that I...

Why is Hastings helping predatory lenders?

Sometimes you just have to wonder what members of Congress are thinking about. Consider the example of a bill known as H.R. 4018, first filed...

Was Scalia the second ‘Black’ Supreme Court justice?

When reading and hearing about the negative judicial decision and hostile attitudes toward our campaign for equal rights, equal justice and equal opportunity in...

The coup that set Africa back 50 years

DR. CHARLES QUIST-ADADE GUEST COMMENTARY In his book, “Dark Days in Ghana,” Ghana’s pioneer president Kwame Nkrumah revealed that the coup was the handiwork of America’s...

If Clinton wins, time to split the Democratic Party

As Black Agenda Report makes clear, Black voters make electoral decisions primarily based on fear of Republican victory. Nothing else is more terrifying to...

Human trafficking in Turkey and Europe

Europe ravaged the world for 500 hundred years, exterminating hundreds of millions in Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. Europe – which owes...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 275

Stay focused! Today, politics is a reality-show distraction – the bright shiny object. America is capitalist. It’s all about the economics. If conscious Black people...

Let me tell you about ‘inherited ignorance’

One of the reasons that African-Americans and many other people of African descent cannot progress at the rate that some ethnic groups do is...

Defending Farrakhan: New lies about Trump

RICHARD B. MUHAMMAD GUEST COMMENTARY The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) – an old liar – is pushing a new lie. The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan has never “admired,”...