Our Black News – Critical Thinking for the Advancement of Colored People
Friday May 26th 2017

Interesting Sites

Insider

Archives

‘African American (Blackness)’ Archives

If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

If you truly knew what the N-word meant to our ancestors, you’d NEVER use it

By BRANDO SIMEO STARKEY from The Undefeated A few years ago, I read slave narratives to explore the lives of black agricultural workers after the end of the Civil War. The narratives came from the Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration, a program that employed researchers from 1936 to 1938 to interview former enslaved [...]

The Black Republican, Black Democrat Show: Introducing the System Scientist Matt Johnson

The Black Republican, Black Democrat Show: Introducing the System Scientist Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson (photo: Fair Use) Tune in this Saturday at 6pm (CST) for the best in #BlackTalkRadio on Twin Cities News Talk, AM 1130, FM 103.5, or download the iHeartRadio app has we welcome Mr. Matt Johnson and other surprises. You can also listen LIVE via the world-wide web by going to www.TwinCitiesNewsTalk.com - an iHeartRadio station. This [...]

Saturday: Minneapolis Mayoral candidate Raymond Dehn on Black Republican, Black Democrat Show

Saturday: Minneapolis Mayoral candidate Raymond Dehn on Black Republican, Black Democrat Show

Saturday at 6pm on AM 1130/FM 103.5 - Twin Cities News Talk. You can listen to the Black Republican, Black Democrat Show at 6pm CST this Saturday via the iHeartRadio app on iTunes or tune into AM 1130/FM 103.5 - Twin Cities News Talk.” Black Jedi Radio Network© By Black Politics in Minnesota Join the team of Don Allen (Our Black News) [...]

President Trump: Pass the K-Y Jelly; is Black America Screwed?

President Trump: Pass the K-Y Jelly; is Black America Screwed?

By Don Allen, Publisher President Donald Trump has been a rapid fire sub-machine gun when it comes to signing and acting on Executive Orders in under two weeks in office. In most cases, a new president spreads out his agenda taking the first year, or so to implement campaign promises…not president Trump. Earlier in 2016, Trump asked black [...]

We talk Republicans and Democrats and ask: Which party will start the healing and stop the Doom and Gloom?

We talk Republicans and Democrats and ask: Which party will start the healing and stop the Doom and Gloom?

Black Jedi Radio Network© You can listen to the Black Republican, Black Democrat Show at 6pm CST this Saturday via the iHeartRadio app on iTunes. Search "Twin Cities News Talk - AM 1130." Black Jedi Radio Network© By Black Politics in Minnesota One of the biggest of the Left's Big Lies is that conservative political groups and [...]

Black Politicians That Will Make Big Impact in 2017

By Cliff Peterson, Contributing Senior Columnist  While Trump did win the Presidency and has nominated mostly fellow Caucasians to his Cabinet, there are still a fair number of black politicians around – including one or two who may be contenders for the Presidency in 2020. Consider the following individuals: Keith Ellison Keith [...]

In 2020, can Michelle Obama do what Hillary Clinton could not?

In 2020, can Michelle Obama do what Hillary Clinton could not?

...they said Trump couldn't win... by Don Allen, Publisher  Michelle Obama, possible 2020 presidential candidate? Time will tell. For the record, I’m a Republican; but not an establishment republican – you know the type, especially when you’re a person of color. In this case, I am a reader of the public sphere, or visionary of [...]

Somali chaos in St. Cloud; check Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota

Somali chaos in St. Cloud; check Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota

by Ann Corcoran (Originally posted on March 26, 2015; but makes much more sense today) If you are angry (about the tension in St. Cloud) and want one entity to blame, it is Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, the primary federal refugee resettlement agency working in St. Cloud! That supposedly ‘Christian’ charitable organization is [...]

Black Americans may be more resilient to stress than white Americans

By Matt Johnson - TheSystemsScientist @TSSNewsMag, Guest Columnist  White Americans live on average 3.6 years longer than black Americans. If you look only at men, the difference becomes 4.4 years. As I found in a recent study, the main reason behind this disparity is that black Americans are at higher risk of most chronic medical [...]

A Postmodern approach to parenthetical Blackness

A Postmodern approach to parenthetical Blackness

In a society where the mainstream is misinformed about black progress denotes a change in thinking. If we look at Postmodernism, we also need to consider Reconstructivism, which is a philosophical theory holding that societies should continually reform themselves in order to establish more perfect governments or social networks. This ideology [...]

 Page 1 of 9  1  2  3  4  5 » ...  Last »