A student says that the confederate flag is a symbol of southern pride and not racism. Officials have asked him to take it down, but he refuses. Is he crazy or a visionary? You bge the judge.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
A lot of folks are asking Wyclef - where did all that money go?
Why are So Many Black Kids Being Arrested in School? Dr. Boyce Watkins and Dr. Christopher Emdin Discuss (Video)
Dr. Boyce Watkins and Professor Christopher Emdin respond to the report that one child per day is arrested in NYC public schools, with 93% of those kids being black or Latino. The professors discuss the reasons behind the crisis and why kids are being criminalized in public schools all across America.
Arlene Ackerman is getting a lot of criticism.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Monday, November 28, 2011
David Clarke did not have to die.
Ryan Mack has a lot to say about Cornel West, Tavis Smiley and the Less Talk, More Action Tour.
Tyler Perry seems to have a soft spot for the Penn State victim.
Saturday, November 26, 2011
The death of FAMU band member Robert Champion is leading to calls for reform of HBCU bands.
Friday, November 25, 2011
The family of Robert Champion, the band member who died at FAMU in a hazing-related incident, said that they plan to sue the university.
Thursday, November 24, 2011
Monday, November 21, 2011
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Saturday, November 19, 2011
Friday, November 18, 2011
Thursday, November 17, 2011
Noted black scholar Cornel West has suddenly decided to leave Princeton for New York City.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Dr. Boyce Watkins discusses why black scholars must find a new paradigm for achievement and stop allowing their activities to be controlled by others.