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The Fight within-A Faith Commentary

When I worked in corporate America, I seem to remember many days traveling from area to area on the highways for meetings. I remember many days listening to the Steve Harvey Morning Show and the many funny stories that I heard. 329 more words

For Immediate Release: Community Activist Rally to "Stand Down against "Blue Lives Matters."

For Immediate Release: Community Activist Rally to “Stand Down against “Blue Lives Matters.”

(Press Conference at City Hall 2nd Floor, July 22, 2016)

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For Immediate Release: Call to Action outside of Cook County Jail(Press Conference for the release of Ja'mal Green)

For Immediate Release: Call to Action outside of Cook County Jail 

(Press Conference for the release of  Ja’mal Green)

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On this coming Tuesday July 12, 2016 at 10:00 am-Violence Interpreters, Freedom First International (SCLC), Green’s family and organizers from the community will conduct a call to action outside of the Cook County Jail  Chicago, IL  to request that Community Activist Ja’mal Green be released.. 248 more words

Hey, Rudy Giuliani -It's time to shut the hell up! Buddy!

Earlier today when I saw the news story about former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani who called Black Lives Matter “inherently racist” and “anti-American” — and even incorrectly claiming that black children have “a 99% chance” of killing each other.I didn’t know if I should laugh or cry, or even laugh to the point of crying. 555 more words

A message of empathy

Protecting our constitutional rights is the reason for protest given by many different groups today, and for different reasons, but the idea of freedom and rights is strong in all of us, no matter who we are. 827 more words


Divided America: Please don't compare the murder of Alton Sterling and others to the Police shootings in Dallas

As the headlines rage giving details to the recent Dallas Police shootings:

At least five police officers have been shot dead in the United States at protests over recent police killings of black men.’

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