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Alert! KMOJ-FM Board Members Missing – the shocking details

No matter how you look at it, Calvin Quarles must be re-instated to avoid another embarrassment to the black community. Video: The real KMOJ-FM #BigD #QBear #MichaelShannon #HeatherMurphy #ChicoEdner #Bobby #C-Millionaire #RayS #Gatsby's By Don Allen, Publisher – Our Black News What’s happening at KMOJ is reflection on [...]

BREXIT shakes the world, but what is it and what does it mean?

BREXIT shakes the world, but what is it and what does it mean?

Editor Notes: Many people of color in the in the United States do not have access to the back story about what’s happening in the UK. I have asked one of the most important people in my social network to explain in simple clarity the implications of the exit to include her own viewpoint that is better than most United States mainstream media [...]

MnDOT says NO! to Minnesota’s Black Women Owned Businesses

MnDOT says NO! to Minnesota’s Black Women Owned Businesses

The Whole of Zeroness. In spite of governor Mark Dayton’s black hires, black women and their business cannot catch a break from the brothers and sister “overseers.” Hell, that’s how the plantation is run. See report below this post. By Don Allen and Lennie Chism. Publisher and Guest Columnist St. Paul, Minn. - In breaking news, [...]

Letter: The black community isn’t doing enough

Letter: The black community isn’t doing enough

by Michael Graves, Originally posted on the Times-News 6.18.16 (photo: Times-News - Fair Use) I watched at a recent Burlington Housing Authority event where volunteers were being recognized for their work and The Holy Comforter Church had adopted Newlin Elementary School. Newlin is around 95 percent low income and minority and the Holy [...]

Slaves in [SPACE]: The Twin Cities Bill Davis Syndrome

Bill Davis is not the first – and certainly not the last. The Davis Syndrome is ever present in the black community. By Don Allen, Publisher – Our Black News Minneapolis, Minn. - People ask me why do I write about black people and not about white people. The truth is I’m an equal opportunity blogger-investigate reporter…if you quack [...]

JUX Law Firm invites you to a free Wills and Living Trusts Seminar

JUX Law Firm invites you to a free Wills and Living Trusts Seminar

Our Black News - PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT FREE Wills and Living Trusts Seminar Take Control by Protecting Your Assets and Your Loved Ones Through Proper Estate Planning Learn how to: Understand the advantages and disadvantages of Wills and Living Trusts Reduce/avoid Federal and Minnesota taxes and/or Probate Update and [...]

Part I: Northside Achievement Zone: Return on Investment doesn’t add up to success

College ready? Does that mean that all of the "zones" children will go to college? 2035 is far away; bullets and violence are here today. At the end of 2014, Minnesota Public Radio did a story about Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ). The story cites, “An ambitious effort to improve the academic performance of children in north Minneapolis is [...]

Minneapolis Initiatives and Community Love is Fake

Minneapolis Initiatives and Community Love is Fake

Of course positioning for money and sex makes it harder (phrasing); the cultural assimilation of stewardship for black folks in the Twin Cities has fallen into the hand of shame, disbelief and murder. By Don Allen, Publisher and founder of the Minnesota Institute of Research and Public Policy for the Disparities of Black Minnesotans [...]