Women of the NFL United For Purpose

Women of the NFL United For Purpose

By Amakeda Ponds :  Photos by Lina Pace With the emersion of the “Me-Too Movement” and the call for equality for women’s rights, Women Empowerment has been on the rise.  So, it’s More »

History of Timbuktu – A Multicultural African Legacy

History of Timbuktu – A Multicultural African Legacy

History of Timbuktu – A Multicultural African Legacy Most people think of Timbuktu as the remotest place on earth. Others even think of Timbuktu as being a legend or place which existed More »

The Gantt Report – Divided Political Emotions

The Gantt Report – Divided Political Emotions

By Lucius Gantt      It seems like almost everybody that has a social media presence is chiming in on who is the best candidate to support for President in the upcoming 2020 More »

Triplets Who Graduated Summa Cum Laude With 4.0 GPAs Honored By Their High School

Triplets Who Graduated Summa Cum Laude With 4.0 GPAs Honored By Their High School

Atlanta, GA — A set of triplets from Ola High School in McDonough, Georgia have graduated summa cum laude, each with a perfect 4.0 GPA! The school and their parents are so proud More »

Astonishing Theft of $10 Million from Black Businesswoman Anne Kihagi – Here’s Her Plight

Astonishing Theft of $10 Million from Black Businesswoman Anne Kihagi – Here’s Her Plight

Nationwide — Anne Kihagi, an African American businesswoman and real estate investor, has been the victim of judicial injustice in San Francisco. Judge Angela Bradstreet has perpetrated many injustices against Ms. Kihagi, More »

 

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Florida Cowboy Style Wedding Expo

Florida Cowboy Style Wedding

Mahogany Revue invites our reading audience to witness a “Cowboy Style” Wedding In Ocala Florida though this true love story of Terrance D. Lewis and LaTasha R. Edwards exchanging wedding vows Cowboy Style in July on Cowboy Time, after nearly a decade of courtship.

This was Ocala Cowboy Country Wedding eye witness news from Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church and from the receptionist at Southeastern Livestock Pavilion Auditorium.

NASA Denounces Slaves on Mars Conspiracy Theory with Alex Jones shout out

How Did I Miss That? An Island Appears Off East Coast;

NASA Denies Keeping Slaves on Mars

Steve Russell

CNN reported a new island has appeared practically overnight off the coast of North Carolina in an area protected as Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

“There is no truth to the rumor,” my cousin Ray Sixkiller assured me, “that the Eastern Band Cherokees sent a party of explorers to ‘discover’ the new island.”

CHICAGO CRUSADER PUBLISHER DOROTHY LEAVELL ELECTED NEW CHAIRMAN OF THE NNPA

Newly-elected NNPA Chairman Dorothy Leavell gives remarks during the 2017 NNPA Legacy Awards Gala as outgoing chair, Washington Informer publisher Denise Rolark Barnes looks on. (Roy Lewis/NNPA)

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor)

Shortly, before the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s (NNPA) annual Legacy Awards Gala, NNPA members elected veteran Chicago Crusader publisher Dorothy Leavell to serve as chairman of the group for the next two years (2017-2019).

Leavell succeeds Washington Informer publisher Denise Rolark Barnes, who served in the role for the past two years.

“The Gantt Report Live” – Live TV Show

By Lucius Gantt

“The Gantt Report Live” is not a television show but it should be and it will be if I feel like putting the show together.

I felt it was necessary for me to write a column about a Gantt Report TV show after reading news and internet accounts about a proposed Black Television News Channel (BTNC).

Republicans Winning and Democrats No Plan or Platform

By Roger Caldwell

Democrats can never win in America, without the Black vote, and a progressive platform.

Trump and the Republicans are winning with poll numbers in the thirties, and the Democratic leadership has no strategy to change the trajectory of this administration. The Republicans control the House, the Senate and the Executive Branch, and there appears nothing the Democrats can do.

The Democrats can filibuster, resist, and obstruct the Republicans policies, but when it is time for a vote, the Republicans win. In the House they win by 24 votes, and in the Senate they win by 2 votes.

Why am I facing 75 years In prison?

By threatening anti-Trump protesters with decades in prison, the state is attempting to criminalise civil disobedience.
On January 20th, during the inauguration of Donald Trump, the DC Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) violently and indiscriminately attacked scores of protesters, journalists, legal observers, medics, and bystanders in the vicinity of an anti-fascist/anti-capitalist march. The MPD trapped, or “kettled”, more than 200 people, arresting them on a single felony riot charge with a boilerplate affidavit.

FABOM meets with Mayor Buckhorn about the diversity of opportunities

Mayor Buckhorn explains one of  the “Fight Doctor” Ferdie Pacheco paintings that depicts the history and diversity of Tampa, which was born out of diversity from immigrants.  Mayor Buckhorn, “I have a moral responsibility to our citizens.”

By Abigail Payne

Photos by Paola Bruzual

Whether you’re a millennial, a baby boomer or stuck in the middle as a generation x member Mayor Robert Buckhorn has been on a mission to revitalize the city of Tampa.

Friday morning found the jovial public servant having his first meeting with the Florida Association of Black Owned Media (FABOM). In attendance was President Bobby R. Henry, Sr., Vice President James Madison and Secretary Irene Pridgen.