Donald Trump is going to be our next president. I’m still in shock. What did we miss? He’s going make America Great, Really? Does that mean great for all of us?
Deborah Danner; a 66 year old African American woman was fatally shot by a NYPD officer last week. Did I mention she was 66 years old? After three presidential debates, many people are still undecided voters. Really? Have you seen the petition launched to get Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas into the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Culture?
Donald is about to implode! Republicans are beginning to jump ship after a video was leaked showing how Donald pushes up on women. Then, like the first debate, he was knocked the hell out again by Hillary, a woman. Someone needs to remind Donald and his party that Bill Clinton is not running for office.
The debate schedule turns to the Vice Presidential hopefuls. What’s Your Take? Moving on! Remember Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates, arrested while black on his own porch? Hit instant replay with Dejuan Yourse, another black man arrested while black on his mother’s front porch.. Are you a CIAA basketball fan? The basketball conference will remain in Charlotte for the near future.
Thanks to a North Carolina law effective Oct. 1st , police videos like the one of Keith Scott will be sealed from the public. How did this one get by us? Donald Trump wants to resurrect the “stop and frisk” policy or should I say “Stop and Kill?” Let’s talk about Monday’s presidential debate, which was promoted as the most watched debate in history and take a look at newly opened National Museum of African American History and Culture.
What is Aleppo? Don’t ask Libertarian Presidential candidate Gary Johnson who didn’t see that question coming during a recent interview. Hillary said “half of Donald Trump’s supporters fit into a “basket of deplorables”. Including the racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamaphobic and you name it.” Is Hillary trying to get down and dirty? Forget the dirt, let’s talk about Chicago, where people are going to hell in a hand basket in record numbers.
Georgetown University announced its plan to make amends for its participation in the institution of slavery. What took so long? Let’s talk about it. Other athletes have joined Colin Kaepernick’s protest of the National Anthem. Taking a political stand, Sean “P Diddy” Combs is urging the Black community to “hold our vote” as a way to spur meaningful action by political leaders.