Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Paris talks on climate change won’t avert an apocalypse

World leaders are meeting in Paris this month in what amounts to a last-ditch effort to avert the worst ravages of climate change. Climatologists...

Obama should pivot to the crisis at home

CYNTHIA MCKINNEY GUEST COLUMNIST President Obama seems primed to open up another war front in America’s efforts to “contain” China while his war in Syria is...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 270

ISIS – I watch Al Jazeera America news for a different international viewpoint. Their analysts speak about how conditions in Europe radicalize Muslim youth:...

Can America be blamed for terrorism?

Are America’s and other Western countries’ imperialist warmongers to blame for the current rise in terrorism? Perhaps they are! So-called ISIS terrorists rose in stature...

Just how blind will Black America be?

The late musician Gil Scott-Heron once asked, “Just how blind will America be?  The world is on the edge of its seat; defeat on...

Is Barack Obama ‘The Reluctant President’?

Whether “The Reluctant President” title will stick to the legacy of Barack Hussein Obama will be determined in decades to come. The troubling aspect...

Don’t fall for holiday buying hype

The term “Black Friday” does not refer to Black people, but to the Friday after Thanksgiving when retailers can forecast whether they will end...

The Paris attacks and the ‘White Lives Matter’ movement

AJAMU BARAKA BLACK AGENDA REPORT I received a message from one of my friends in Lebanon who asked with feigned curiosity why the U.S. media only...

The ugly truths America must face

On November 14, Georgetown University President John J. DeGioia announced the university will rename two buildings on campus named for two 19th century Georgetown...

Bombing ISIS is violent self-gratification

As written online in the Daily Beast on Nov. 17: “No doubt Russia needed to retaliate after ISIS blew up a Russian plane, killing...