NB Commentary: Personally, I don't think it's about race. I am sure they will be hard pressed to find a jury that either didn't hear about the allegations or never heard of Bill Cosby. I mean next to Oprah and Barack Obama, what other internationally known Black person have we heard of coming out of Hollywood especially during those days. Not to mention his TV series and commercials. If anything, folks will be more lenient even tolerant or maybe even disbelieving in the allegations due to his no
NB Commentary: Bill Cosby is about to be back in the news. After a little over a year or so, the media attention will be focused on him once again. Unless of course they give us something else to focus on. Which is quite likely.
I am going to create a video playlist… and hopefully I won't get too distracted from this project. But I have written several blogs on this topic and I wish to share my thoughts with you on some of the topics that I covered in my blog.
Yes, you read the headlines correctly. NACA is launching a Protest to Prevent Ocwen from Sending American Jobs to India. And these aren't just any jobs. These are jobs that literally have the power of life and death over American families because they will be making decisions about mortgages and foreclosures on American homes, with little to no understanding or experience with the exigiencies or stresses American families face in the current economy; let alone the fact
I am forwarding a copy of a petition sent to me and other signatories, urging (insisting) that the Supreme Court reverse their so called "Citizens United" law, which makes it possible for corporations to contribute to political campaigns as though they were individual human beings, instead of entities in perpetuity.
Below is my cover letter, the link to the petition, and an article from the online publication, Reader Supported News. Read it, sign the petition, pass it on to all your co
JOY CUNNINGHAM RECEIVES MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUPPORT AND MAJOR POLITICAL ENDORSEMENTS FOR ILLINOIS SUPREME COURT
From The news blog 'And The Ordinary People Said' by veteran political activist Mark Allen at www.chicagonow.com
The historic campaign of Illinois Appellate Court Justice Joy Cunningham for Illinois Supreme Court kicked off with the powerful political powers like Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, U.S. Congressman Danny Davis, and Secretary of State Jesse White. With that b
THE JAMAICAN NATIONAL HERITAGE TRUST RECENTLY PAID A VISIT TO PINNACLE AND OBSERVED THE BAKERY COMPLEX, WELL AND THE GRAVE OF MRS. TENNENT BENT HOWELL WHO PASSED IN 1942 APPARENTLY AFTER FALLING OFF THE STEEP HILLSIDE. HER SONS AND GRANDCHILDREN HAVE BEEN UNABLE TO FIND HER GRAVE DUE TO THE DEVELOPER BLASTING AWAY OF THE MOUNTAINSIDE. IT WAS A TEAR JERKER TO WATCH BILL HOWELL AND HIS WIFE VISIT WITH THE REMAINS OF MRS. TENNENT BENT HOWELL. OH WAT PUNISHMENT THEY STILL PUNISH THE HOWELL FAMILY!!!
October 8, 2009Raynard JacksonIn pondering the state of the Republican Party since last year’s election, I wondered what would happen if those involved in the party was sued in a court of law. If elected officials and activists were accused of being a Republican, would there be enough evidence to convict them?According to the 2008 Republican platform, “This is a platform of enduring principle, not passing convenience-the product of the most open and transparent process in American political hist