Articles

Articles and essays are updated regularly and archived going forward for future reference. Subject and topics include current events, domestic and international politics in addition to the religions of Abraham (Judaism, Christianity and Islam).

ARE BLACK CONSERVATIVES DELUSIONAL?

Black conservatives continue to be the object of political scorn by Black elected officials, the civil rights leadership and the Black American community in general.  The popular political rhetoric and conversation among virtually....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

BLACK POWER REVISITED

The ongoing quest of Black Americans to achieve political, economic and social equity are characteristic of a perpetual serial drama with the full range of successes, failures, intrigues, expectations, detractors, trials, challenges and....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

BLACK HISTORY MONTH OBSERVED…

The month of February is known in America as BLACK HISTORY MONTH, and we will talk about the occasion. I understand the History Month is also acknowledged in the Virgin Islands, and I....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

RACE CONVERSATION! FOOLY-FOOLY…

University of Oklahoma is the latest venue wherein egregious and horrifying race based pejoratives eclipsed other events of the day. A racist song was being sung on a bus in coral fashion by....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

POLITICAL REVOLUTION CONTINUES?

The unfolding political and social upheavals occurring in the “Middle East” and North Africa are classic examples of how fraught, dynamic, interdependent and volatile the world is today.  The popular insurrections animating the....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

CHRISTIAN, MUSLIM, PROFOUND CONFUSION…

Much of the world is sitting on the edge of their seats in the wake of the horrific and barbaric events that occurred in Paris on Friday, the thirteenth of October 2015, perpetrated....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

POST ELECTION 2016…

We know for sure that billionaire real estate mogul Donald Trump (Democrat/Republican) is the new POTUS… We also know for sure that both the Democratic and Republican Parties have utterly melted down and....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

1ST BLACK AMERICAN POTUS

The political ascension of Senator Obama in 2008 was a political shock that surprised many Americans, both black and white. The fact of the senator’s election as POTUS raised expectations such as the....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

BREAKING POLITICAL SILENCE ON ELECTION 2016…

This writer was among a network of veteran community/political organizers, operatives, analysts and astute political observers who took a vow of silence, prior to the presidential nomination scenarios in both the Democratic and....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

IRAN: EXISTENTIAL THREAT???

The emergence of Iran by way of approval of the “Iran Deal” indicates that the political/economic center of gravity in the Middle East is in the process of a paradigm shift. While Iran....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james

CHRISTIAN and MUSLIMS at WAR ?

For more than a decade, events in the Middle East have dominated American foreign policy and news media programming. Current events in the region has animated the world and portends a global conflagration....

Dec 28, 2016 BY james