U.S. Constitution and Mass Incarceration in the Black Community

Be it racism or profit-motive, our youth must understand that there are people, groups, and corporations that want to see them drop out of school, do crime, and get arrested, convicted, and sentenced to prison!  See, our youth need to clearly understand that the The 13th Amendment to the Constitution states that “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for …

Newspaper Apologizes for Offensive Slavery Cartoon

Source: Diversity Inc./Chris Hoenig A Pennsylvania newspaper has issued an apology after publishing an editorial cartoon that compared air travel to the slave trade. In its Saturday edition, the Lancaster New Era ran a cartoon that depicts a couple standing before a diagram of the seating chart for a slave ship. “Must be where the airlines got their idea for passenger seating,” the …

Bravo’s Atlanta Housewives Show Mocks Enslavement of Blacks on MLK Birthday

Last night I   while preparing for my MLK speech at Oklahoma City University Tuesday night, I was in the room with my wife who was watching Bravo’s Housewives of Atlanta.  I am not a fan of the show, but became interested in the episode after overhearing the cast members talking about taking a trip to South […]