Professor andré douglas pond cummings discusses perversity of Prison Industrial Complex—There’s a reason for the hugely disparate incarceration rates between Americans of European descent and Americans of African and Latin descent when it comes to drug crimes.
I think anytime there’s an opportunity for the black community to get together to celebrate and acknowledge something positive, I think it’s a serious statement for the rest of the black community and it’s a serious statement that we need to get together more often on a positive tip to celebrate us being here. The fact that it’s a celebration and an acknowledgement of a Black Media is incredibly important because the Black Media has always been vitally important to the black community.
Since there’s strong evidence that all the social, psychological and economic ills facing Fort Wayne and American black people can be traced back to the dictates of Willie Lynch, Jihad Shabazz and I have co-authored a new social history science that we call Lynchology.
1) my two-year-old daughter is underweight from lack of food; 2) my mother-in-law never helps me; 3) my own family don’t help me. While my child and I are starving, my husband is gaining weight. I recently was told he is going with a lady in the neighborhood. Source said he is eating at her house. What can I do? I don’t want my child to go without food. I don’t work.
Okay. I’m no expert, so please ignore some of my oversimplifications when it comes to analysis, but here goes: Apparently (I like that word—it suits my non-committal way of looking at the world), the West and the East, once again, are involved in some huge religious war. (Those of you who are of a spiritual as opposed to a legalistic, religious bent may well not even worry about this.) The Christian and Muslim world views have collided on the highway of extremism.
By Frederick Douglass—A speech given at Rochester, New York, July 5, 1852—”What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July? I answer; a day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim…There is not a nation on the earth guilty of practices more shocking and bloody than are the people of the United States, at this very hour.”
Pastor Michael Latham of Renaissance Baptist Church has a saying: “When God calls you do something, you really don’t want to do it.” According to Latham, who’s been in the ministry nearly 40 years, a person knows when God has asked him or her to perform an important task because it’s difficult and seemingly impossible until one realizes that He will provide the means to get the job done.
Here’s the scenario: I’m in a nightclub I frequent regularly and I see I guy whose look I don’t like. Mind you, this guy is with other people doing other things and I haven’t seen him do anything untoward as of yet—I just don’t like his look. I tell the bouncer at the club that I see this guy who just doesn’t look right to me. The bouncer, who is somewhat acquainted with me, tells me, “Thanks for letting me know. I’ll go check it out.” I say, “Let me!” The bouncer says, “I got this. Just give me a minute.” I don’t listen.
Renowned musician talks about his band’s good experiences at American Legion Post 148 in Fort Wayne in the wake of a shooting that occurred in the parking lot of the veterans’ organization after it had closed for the night and about media mischaracterization of the incident and the community organization.
After 300 years of Willie Lynch and the beginning of the “New Era” of Generational Self-Perpetuating Slave Mentality, Eric Hackley and Jihad Shabazz, both Indiana State University Graduates, co-author the “NEW” Social Science of Lynchology.