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Barack Hussein Obama II, 44th President of the United States—how good must we be to gain their respect? :: Christian Fabien

Christian Fabien

January 12, 2017

If Barack Obama doesn’t represent the end of respectability politics, nothing does.

If the way that man dropped his middle name and lost all accent and did limbo—drinking in Irish pubs and eating sloppy joes and casseroles and killing Muslims and keeping the military industrial complex’s wars and not taking Billy John’s guns; toning down his own swag and terrorist fist bumps, no longer brushing off his shoulder—did nothing to make whyte America feel safe, there’s no argument to be made for appeasing the boogey men in the minds of whyte folks. 805 more words

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Judas and Jezabel: The Tales of a New York Nanny by C.Y.Brown (Book Review 37)

This is a domestic story about a not so happy, wealthy family. Sharon and Connor do not get along, and divorce is the only way. However, it comes with a price on both ends without hesitating to understand the psychological complications they cause towards their child and the poor nanny taking care of the kid. 65 more words

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"The Metrics of Black Wealth" Guest: Dr. William A. (“Sandy”) Darity, Jr., Ph.D.

OUR COMMON GROUND with Janice Graham
“The Metrics of Black Wealth”
Guest: Dr. William A. (“Sandy”) Darity, Jr., Ph.D.
December 17, 2016 :: LIVE :: 10 pm EST… 530 more words

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Rape Culture

Hi everyone, this post is going to be slightly different from the rest of my posts. Instead of analyzing an issue, I am going to be looking at my experiences in India to discuss the issue of Rape Culture. 894 more words

Domestic Issues

Supreme Court Term Limits

Hi everyone, this is going to be my first post on the topic of Supreme Court Term Limits. I’ll be talking about the importance of staggering in the consideration of term limits on the Supreme Court. 425 more words

Domestic Issues

A "New Deal" For Black America

For months I have been bitching that the candidates are engaging in a battle of personalities and leaving the issues by the wayside…..matters not which candidate they both are not telling the American people what the NEED to hear. 253 more words

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