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This prison is compared with a slave plantation: The story will amaze you

This prison is compared with a slave plantation: The story will amaze you

It was 1972. Thousands of American troops were battling communist forces in Vietnam. Nixon had won re-election by a landslide, but Watergate would soon usher in his demise. Space travel and technology were advancing rapidly. Change was brewing across America, but one place stood still, frozen in time: Louisiana State Penitentiary, commonly known as Angola. When […]

Teacher Allegedly Tormented By Her Students

Teacher Allegedly Tormented By Her Students

By: Krystle Crossman English teacher Dr. Cicely Cobb has filed a lawsuit against the high school that she works at due to racist behavior from her students. She has put up with taunting, teasing, and bullying from the students in her classroom and nothing has been done about it. She said that her dream job […]

Dr Michael Fauntroy explains that Donald Sterling is just the tip of the Iceberg

Dr Michael Fauntroy explains that Donald Sterling is just the tip of the Iceberg

by Professor Michael Fauntroy The only people surprised by the audio recording of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling and his convoluted racism are those who have no idea who he is or what he is about. He is a well-documented and repugnant racist who for decades used his wealth to and privilege to negatively […]

Dr Wilmer Leon connects the dots on the Donald Sterling debacle

Dr Wilmer Leon connects the dots on the Donald Sterling debacle

By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III “When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don’t really have to do anything; you just let them talk…” President Obama April 27, 2014 Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has spoken and he has said a mouthful.  Once again, the never healing scab of bigotry and racism […]

White Nationalist Website Linked To Over 100 Hate-Crime Murders

White Nationalist Website Linked To Over 100 Hate-Crime Murders

By April Taylor Nearly 100 murders can be linked to a far-right website that is thought to be fueling hate crimes.  A recent report from the Southern Poverty Law Center describes the site as the, “largest hate site in the world,” and “a magnet and breeding ground for the deadly and deranged,” according to the […]

Teacher fired for allegedly saying, “We don’t need another black president”

Teacher fired for allegedly saying, “We don’t need another black president”

Reported By Liku Zelleke Cincinnati, OH: A freshman science teacher has been fired from his job after racially slurring an African American student. Farfield Freshman High School teacher Gil Voigt had been put on suspension, without pay, since December, last year. It all started on December 3, when Voigt told a student who said that […]

Facebook Finally Removes Page Of Radical Islamic Preacher

Facebook Finally Removes Page Of Radical Islamic Preacher

By Nigel Boys Facebook has removed the page of a radical Islamic preacher from Melbourne, Australia, who is alleged to have been encouraging his fans, to go out and kill high-profile individuals, including U.S. politicians, according to the Guardian newspaper. After the Guardian investigated and published their findings of what he was trying to accomplish […]

Even The Klan Won’t Stand Behind The Man Who Was Recently Arrested

Even The Klan Won’t Stand Behind The Man Who Was Recently Arrested

By Dr. Sinclair Grey III Just mentioning the name Ku Klux Klan invokes fear in some and hatred in others. The history of the Klan is definitely something that needs to be studied. Whatever your opinion may be of the Klan, they’re a force that needs to be studied and dealt with. With all of […]

Cops Caught In A Lie During Trial

Cops Caught In A Lie During Trial

5 police officers have committed perjury in a case involving a drug arrest. The Chicago Tribune reports that the police officers are now under investigation. The cops were exposed when a tape was shown revealing conflicting evidence to the given testimony.  In the Skokie courtroom, there was much outrage at the offense. Along with the […]

Change.Org Files Petition To Challenge Mass Firings Of Black Teachers

Change.Org Files Petition To Challenge Mass Firings Of Black Teachers

By April Taylor Change.org has an active petition meant to address the massive firing of African American teachers in the 50 years since Brown vs. Nichols.  The petition is reporting that since the late 1990’s more than 100,000 African American teachers have been terminated.  While the firing of 6,000 teachers in the Chicago Public School […]