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 […]

US. Department of Education Reports School Districts Steal from Poor and Low-Income Students

Today, a new report from the U.S. Department of Education documents that schools serving low-income students are being shortchanged because school districts across the country are inequitablly distributing their state and local funds.  The analysis of new data on 2008-09 school-level expenditures shows that many high-poverty schools receive less than their fair share of state […]

50 Cent’s Guidlines for Inner-City Black Male Youth Empowerment

On Monday I watched 50 Cent on Piers Morgan discuss a range of topics.  I was so impressed with his intellect and honesty, especially in discussing his upbringing and how it had convinced him that the only real occupations available was thug, criminal, entertainer, or athlete or some combination of all of them. He states […]