“To take a life when a life has been lost is revenge, not justice.”—DESMOND TUTU Unless something God-like and miraculous happens, Troy Davis, 42, is going to be executed tomorrow, Wednesday, September 21, 2011, at 7pm, by lethal injection at a state prison in Jackson, Georgia. Let me say up front I feel great sorrow […]
ATLANTA — Georgia’s pardons board rejected a last-ditch clemency plea from death row inmate Troy Davis on Tuesday despite high-profile support from figures including the pope and a former FBI director for the claim that he was wrongly convicted of killing a police officer in 1989. Davis is scheduled to die Wednesday by injection for […]
Rapper Big Boi blasted a New Zealand airport store for selling “racist” dolls! The Outkast star posted pictures of the toys (seen below) on his Twitter page describing them as “golliwogs,” a controversial series of dolls that depict black people in a racially offensive manner. The New Zealand Herald got wind of it and contacted Auckland’s […]
Fashion magazine Vogue has sparked a worldwide race row after it ran a trend story on what it labelled ‘slave earrings’. The article, which has been roundly criticised for being ‘overtly racist’, appeared on the Vogue Italia website and recalled the style of earrings worn by ‘women of colour’ who were brought to the southern […]
The removal of a black college football player from a U.S. Airways flight and subsequent arrest in connection with his sagging pants was descried as racist today by his mother and local NAACP officials. The fact that college football player Deshon Marman was asked to pull up his pants and ejected from a flight from […]
Well, well, well. It seems that President Obama still has a few friends in the media that are willing to, as the old folk say, tell the truth and shame the devil. The devil being DonaldTrump in this instance. It seems that the real estate developer has a checkered past with “the blacks” (as he’s been quoted lately in the news when referring […]
A recent study in the United Kingdom found that alcohol has a more harmful impact on society than other drugs, including crack cocaine and heroine.
A T-shirt with an image of a Confederate flag has been banned from being sold at a high school in Lake County. The shirts say “You wish you were a BEBEL” THE WORD Rebel IS outline with a confederate flag image… This message could also mean “YOU WISH YOU WERE WHITE!”
by Tom Lyden/ FOX 9 News Lake Crystal, Minn. – Some people south of the Metro are outraged by what a newspaper editor wrote in a small, local paper. He insists it was a joke but admits it was printed in “bad taste.”
Floyd Mayweather logged on to Ustream the other day and launched into a tirade against Manny Pacquiao.
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