101 Year Old Greenwood Massacre Survivor Oliva Hooker Still Fighting for Justice and Reparations

One of the GREAT honors of my life has been representing, working closely with, and getting to know Dr. Olivia Hooker and all the other survivors of the 1921 Greenwood Massacre.  Dr.Hooker was six years old when her family’s home and business was damaged during the 1921 Greenwood Massacre.  She later went on to become  the first black woman to enlist in …

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What Real Housewives of Atlanta’s Apollo Nida’s 8 Year Prison Sentence Proves

September 10th Reality TV Star of Real Housewives of Atlanta is scheduled to report to federal prison in Lexington, Kentucky. Apollo will serve an 8 year sentence for various financial frauds and also owes about $1.9 million dollars in restitution. Attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons discuses the legal implications and practical lessons Apollo case teaches us about reality TV with Dr. Boyce …

War on Drugs or War on Blacks?

With drug usage virtually identical across race why is that there are 3  Black for every 2 Latinos, and 1 white arrested, convicted, and sentenced for non-violated drug offenses.  This unexplained and troubling statistic must be forthrightly confronted and an eliminated as soon as possible.   A major factor in our justice system working properly, is our collectively respect and …