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The Association for Study of Negro Life and History

 Founded in 1915 by Dr. Carter G. Woodson (Omega Psi Phi Man), the Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History (originally called the Study of Negro Life and History) was a ground breaking Black Think Tank of the world’s most prominent Black scholars.  The Association worked tirelessly to refute racist and incorrect ideas about African-American culture, life, and […]

Kwanzaa: A Holiday of Purpose, Principals to Live By.

Q. What is Kwanzaa?  Kwanzaa is a unique Afrikan-American celebration that focuses on traditional African values of family, community responsibility, commerce, and self-improvement. Q. Do you have to be of a certain belief to practice Kwanzaa?   No. Kwanzaa is neither political nor religious and despite some grave mis-conceptions Kwanzaa is not a substitute for Christmas. Kwanzaa […]

Pardon Me: Blacks Need Not Apply

Of course criminal activity should be never condoned, excused, or supported. However, regardless of the circumstances  JUSTICE should ALWAYS should be administer fairly, equitably, and transparently.  However, the fact of the matter is the objective facts continue to prove that in all areas of society there continues to be a double standard applied to African-Americans.  […]

Are Black Men Still First Fired & Last Hired in America?

The November 2011 numbers are in and while the overall national unemployment rate dropped from 9% to 8.6%. Of Course, this is GREAT news for the nation.  However, for Black men the news is not good at all as Black men’s unemployment rate rose from 16.2% to a disturbing 16.5%.   Overall,  the unemployment rate for Blacks […]