Friday, April 16, 2021

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...

Facebook and the Farrakhan distraction

Facebook and other social media platforms are an indispensable means of communicating with people all over the...

Gentrification is today’s ‘Negro Removal Program’

Gentrification has emerged as a major threat to Black communities that have been centers for Black business/economic...

MLK and Obama: Two diametrically opposed legacies

Editor’s note – The following is an edited version of remarks delivered by Glen Ford at a panel discussion on April 3 organized by World...

Random thoughts of a free Black mind, v. 299

The United States vs. Donald J. Trump – With the appointment of a special prosecutor, King Don’s gotta get officially lawyered up. He’ll get...

The Black opinion on Trump’s impeachment

Where is the rage from the Black community on the impeachment of President Donald Trump? 

Roland Martin is a THOT selling school privatization

Despite what his website says, Roland Martin is no journalist. His daily news show doesn’t break any new stories. Roland traffics in celebrity interviews. He...

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:...

Emanuel A.M.E. and the buoyancy of hope

Once again, American society has been wounded by the dangerous forces of hatred and violence that have always shadowed the gleaming idealism of the...

Five things the GOP gets wrong about race

While there is no denying that Donald Trump has had a terrible past couple of weeks with his dogged focus on some obscure federal...