Follow their own spirit rather than God (v. 3). Today we might say they take Disney’s advice and follow their heart rather than the scriptures.
Claim God has spoken to them or through them when He has not (vv. 6-7 ...
Posted Monday, December 23rd 2013 at 8:06AM
How do you spell hypocrite?
Republican Florida Senator Marco Rubio and his family have signed up for Obamacare, the Tampa Bay Times is reporting. He is also accepting a federal subsidy to pay 75 percent of his health care -- under the provisions of ...
Posted Wednesday, December 11th 2013 at 8:05PM
The comparisons are perhaps inevitable. President Barack Obama and former South African leader Nelson Mandela each served as their nation’s first black president, living symbols of struggles to overcome deep-seated racial tensions. Each was awarded t ...
Posted Monday, December 9th 2013 at 9:42PM
Young, Gifted & Black Series By Taki S. Raton
For those of you who may have taken a breath upon reading this headline, please be mindful that this feature is reflective of what has become a common norm for African American and global youth profile ...
Posted Monday, December 9th 2013 at 9:10PM
During the cold war America backed the oppressive South African government as a bulwark against Communism.Nelson Mandela's enduring legacy will always be the abolition of apartheid in South Africa.
It's hard to imagine that during the height ...
Posted Monday, December 9th 2013 at 9:03PM
Video: Maya Angelou’s moving tribute poem to Mandela
BY VALERIE STRAUSS
December 7 at 2:31 pm
Here is a poem that Maya Angelou wrote and delivered as a tribute to the great Nelson Mandela, who died Thursday at the age of 95.
Watch it. It is worth ...
Posted Sunday, December 8th 2013 at 9:23PM
Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin joined Fox & Friends Thursday to discuss Martin Bashir’s resignation yesterday from MSNBC.
Palin said, “‘My role is to accept his apology and be humble enough to accept it and move on.”
“It’s gloves off, heels ...
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 8:38PM
A hero to blacks and whites
In a nation healing from the scars of apartheid, Mandela became a moral compass.
His defiance of white minority rule and incarceration for fighting against segregation focused the world's attention o ...
Posted Thursday, December 5th 2013 at 7:18PM
preacher; entrepreneur; writer
Born Thomas Dexter Jakes on June 9, 1957, in South Charleston, West Virginia; son of Ernest and Odith Jakes; married Serita Ann Jamison, 1981; five children
Education: Attended Center Business Co ...
Posted Wednesday, December 4th 2013 at 3:55AM
On Feb. 21, 1965, the former Nation of Islam leader Malcolm X was assasinated. He was 39.
Brown University senior Malcolm Burnley recently found a recording from a speech Malcom X made at the University on May 11, 1961. NPR broadcasted the parts ...
Posted Wednesday, December 4th 2013 at 2:57AM
Here is a commentary that I would like to make on the use of the
term (as well as the history) of that of 'African American' ....
Because African-American (AA) is actually an ETHNIC grouping
(as op ...
Posted Sunday, December 1st 2013 at 8:41PM
sov·er·eign·ty (svr-n-t, svrn-)
n. pl. sov·er·eign·ties
1. Supremacy of authority or rule as exercised by a sovereign or sovereign state.
2. Royal rank, authority, or power.
3. Complete independence and self-government.
4. A territory existing ...
Posted Sunday, December 1st 2013 at 4:57PM
There is new poll out from the Washington Examiner. This one is a bit different, though, from the types of polls we usually see. There were no questions asked about ObamaCare or whether or not the respondents actually approved of Obama’s overall perf ...
Posted Sunday, December 1st 2013 at 6:11AM
Santa Clarita, California (CNN) -- Actor Paul Walker, who shot to fame as star of the high-octane street racing franchise "Fast & Furious," died Saturday in a car crash in Southern California. He was 40.
Walker's publicist Ame van Iden confirmed his ...
Posted Sunday, December 1st 2013 at 5:54AM
Introducing..... Ms. Modong Manuela Mogga a.k.a Miss South Sudan 2013
"Dipped in chocolate, bronzed with elegance, enameled with grace, toasted with beauty. My Lord, she is a fine Black Woman!" ...
Posted Sunday, December 1st 2013 at 4:36AM