Author Archives: Mahogany Revue

Suit to halt Pa. marijuana program may cause ‘pain, agony, & death’

 If Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program is delayed, “people will be forced to needlessly endure excruciating pain, agony, and, in some cases, death,” according to State Sen. Daylin Leach, prime

The Storm This Time

By Lucius Gantt

The price of gasoline recently increased dramatically after parts of Texas were flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

An even more severe hurricane, Irma, is expected to reach South Florida sooner or later once it has skirted across the Caribbean.

TRUMP AND OTHER GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS MUST STOP THE BULLYING & PROMISING THREATS

Black lawmakers ask GBI to investigate Georgia Republican’s Threatening Promise of ‘go missing in Okefenokee’ comment

The Georgia Legislative Black Caucus has asked state police to launch an investigation of a Georgia Republican who warned his Democratic former colleague she could “go missing in the Okefenokee” over her calls to tear down Civil War monuments.

Kettle corn with a sweet and crabby kick

This summer, Herr’s added a kick to its bags of kettle corn: a dusting of crab seasoning from Chickie’s & Pete’s crab fries. The result is sweet, salty, and a little bit spicy — a combination that’s strangely addictive for fans of flavored popcorn.

Tips for monitoring your child’s Individual Education Program (IEP)

Summer is winding down, and it’s time to start thinking about back-to-school, especially your child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP). Hopefully, the “summer slide” wasn’t too extreme for your child. If your child received Extended School Year (ESY) services, ideally, the services were productive and not just school-based babysitting.

“Stop Falling for the Okeydoke.”

Maryland Author Stephen A. Tillett Warns Don’t Believe the Lies About “Race” That Continues to Undermine Our Country in New Book, “Stop Falling for the Okeydoke.”

Annapolis, MD – Today, Stephen A. Tillett, Anne Arundel County NAACP Branch President, political activist, and interfaith clergy leader, released his first book, Stop Falling for the Okeydoke: How the Lie of “Race” Continues to Undermine Our Country [iUniverse; May 25, 2017; 978-1-5320-1-9; $15.99; paperback] for sale at www.iUniverse.com. As a new featured

Urban One, Inc. – History Maker

“History, when presented well, is transformative; it defines and interprets reality, it gives people hope, it makes us better.”  – Lonnie G. Bunch III, Director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum for African American History and Culture.

Confederate Statues are Falling, Not Economic Racism

By Julianne Malveaux

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Cheers to New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, one of the first mayors to take Confederate statues down and to make the strong point that these statues represent nothing but oppression.  (Watch his May speech at http://www.marketwatch.com/story/watch-new-orleans-mayor-mitch-landrieu-defend-removal-of-monuments-to-heroes-of-a-four-year-historical-aberration-2017-08-15) More cheers to Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh who had statues removed in the dead of night to avoid Charlottesville-type confrontations between racist white supremacists (also known as “good people” according to 45) and those who oppose them.