Category Archives: Politics

Introducing King Opioid and Queen Addiction

In the sparse, musty hallway of a substance abuse center, a seedy couple point to a jar stuffed with pills. And tell the patients they will do whatever it takes to keep them high and dependent on drugs. Such is the cruelty of King Opioid and his associate Queen Addiction, two hooligans hell-bent on keeping the drug crisis intact.

by Peggy S. Butler

As the summer of 2018 revels in its infancy, two parasites continue

The Gantt Report – The Devil and the Babies

By Lucius Gantt

I try to respect all religions. I don’t tell people when or what they should believe in or how they should worship.
However, in my mind, it is obvious that you can’t serve two different Masters!

How the Government Built a Trap for Black Youth

From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America

Elizabeth Hinton’s richly researched new book barrels toward one chilling conclusion: beginning as early as the Johnson administration, federal authorities-regardless of political affiliation-

SHE’S A BAD MAMá JAMá: Underworld to the Underbelly Drug War”

by Morsheborlatin Zonta Varbon-Fait Accompli

This is the hardest article to have put in words.
The words were filtrated, articulated, matriculated, infiltrated, only to deviate as we enter the caverns and caves away from the norm of what we call proper journalism.

Maxine Water Is Politically Wired Up, Fired Up, & Alive

Maxine Waters and the Truth About White Obsession With Black Intelligence

On July 19, 2018, a large crowd of Black people gathered at the south central Los Angeles office of Congresswoman Maxine Waters to confront the Oath Keepers, a white supremacist organization that had planned an anti-Waters rally there. The Oath Keepers failed to

CHanGE: Florida IS WILLING TO elect a Black Governor

It was 1918. Lynching ran rampant throughout the South.

Gov. Sidney Johnston Catts took office after a campaign promising to rid Florida of Jews and Catholics. Blacks were too numerous to rid of, so he stopped funding their schools.

MARION COUNTY NAACP BRANCH ANNOUNCES NEW BRANCH LEADERSHIP

The Marion County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is excited to announce TiAnna Greene, as the new President of the Branch.

​Last year, the new, national leadership of the NAACP challenged local units to re-imagine and to reawaken our commitment to advancing equality for all people by renewing our community

Cellphones Down Please

U.S. Court Upholds Most Of Texas Law To Punish ‘Sanctuary Cities’

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court panel on Tuesday upheld most of a Republican-backed Texas law to punish “sanctuary cities,” allowing it to remain in effect while the case is being fought in a lower court.

The law was the first of its kind since Republican Donald Trump became president in January 2017, promising to crack down on illegal immigration and communities that protect the immigrants.