subscribe: Posts | Comments

RECENT FROM Freaknik: Hypersexuality In America

Bishop Eddie Long Accuser...

Bishop Eddie Long Accusers Say They Broke Into Office to Obtain Evidence

Bishop Eddie Long Accusers Say They Broke Into Office to Obtain Evidence. Click post title to open post and...

RECENT FROM Damn Racists

Scalia: Women Don’t...

Scalia: Women Don’t Have Constitutional Protection Against Discrimination

Scalia: Women Don’t Have Constitutional Protection Against Discrimination. Click post title to open...

RECENT FROM The Obama Files

Manipulating Obama High S...

Manipulating Obama High Stakes Interest Group Politics Speaks To True Desperation

The reelection bid of President Barack Obama has posed some interesting dilemmas for those who helped push...

Thuggery, Skulduggery and the Legitim...

In a week that there has been much debate about thuggery—what’s a thug, who’s a thug and whether calling somebody a...

posted on: Feb 4, 2014 | author: Dr. Samad

In Honor Of My Brothers As Phi Beta S...

The black fraternity movement in America has been froth with conflictions from its very outset. Rooted in Greek...

In Honor Of My Brothers As Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Turns 100
posted on: Jan 17, 2014 | author: Dr. Samad

The Resolve Of Nelson Mandela

Sitting in the middle of the night, watching the world pay tribute to a man whose very purpose was to free his people...

The Resolve Of Nelson Mandela
posted on: Dec 14, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

Best Man versus Slave Man: Don’t Tell...

Sometimes, the culture Gods step in to demonstrate a point more than goo-gobs of conversation could ever do. Black...

Best Man versus Slave Man: Don’t Tell Me Positive Black Stories Don’t Draw
posted on: Nov 30, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad
50 Years Ago This Day…

50 Years Ago This Day…

posted on: Nov 22, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

Today, fifty years ago, the world changed. November 22nd, 1963, is a day that should be marked for eternal infamy in American history. Other than...

Los Angeles Unified School District Is Still ...

posted on: Nov 4, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

The nation’s second largest (and least performing) school district, Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), was put through the paces this week...

Public Reaction To “Preachers Of L.A.:” God’s...

posted on: Oct 25, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

Now I’m gonna say on the front end, that I’m not fan of reality television. The most popular genre in television programming has no real redeeming...

Today’s Hollywood And The Reinforcement of Bl...

posted on: Oct 7, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

Last week, I had a chance to attend a private screening of what has to be one of the most disturbing movies I’ve seen in years. Now, generally I...

The Petty Politics of “Messing With” Obama(Ca...

posted on: Sep 28, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

We have witnessed five years of political obstructionism come to a head this week, as the nation prepares to launch its first nationwide...

Bombing Syria: Did Putin Check Obama’s Politi...

posted on: Sep 14, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

The Syrian Civil War politics of the past few years, culminating with the use of chemical warfare, has put the world on edge. Largely because the...

A. Philip Randolph and the Day That Changed A...

posted on: Aug 26, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

History is fickle. It has a way of being twisted, misstated, manipulated and sometimes, even outdated. History is one of those things that is...

United In Peace Ride and Festival: Getting At...

posted on: Aug 2, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

The United In Peace Ride this past weekend has raised some serious questions about “who legitimizes whom” in this endless stream of protests for...

The George Zimmerman “Not Guilty” Verdict: Wh...

posted on: Jul 21, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

This is not the time to say, “I told you so,” as the truth doesn’t make the travesty of justice any less real, nor Trayvon Martin’s death any less...

No Outrage For Christine Calderon: What Do Yo...

posted on: Jul 2, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

One of the most outrageous and egregious events ever occurred in Los Angeles two weeks ago. It was troubling, not because it was a function of...

Hillary’s Next Run: It’s A Race For The Masse...

posted on: Jun 28, 2013 | author: Dr. Samad

The race for the 2016 Presidential Elections hasn’t “officially” begun yet. Nobody has “officially” announced. But unofficially, the race has begun....

« Previous Entries