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No Justice, No Police

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 Posted in Hip Hop, Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

This song is over twenty years old, and sadly in light of grand jury decision in Ferguson, it is even more relevant today. The way Michael Brown was killed is one thing, but the way the entire case has been ...

This is why I vote!

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 Posted in Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

I know that neither party really cares about the people. I know that the political process is severely, and maybe permanently broken. I know that in many political races candidates are running totally unopposed, so who I "vote" for is ...

The Joy of it all

Sunday, August 18th, 2013 Posted in politics, Publications & Presentations | No Comments »

Yesterday I was interviewed by Joy-Ann Reid, the managing editor of TheGrio.com and an on-air contributor on MSNBC. Ms. Reid is also a political columnist for the Miami Herald and editor of the political blog, The Reid Report. She is ...

Are we better off?

Thursday, November 1st, 2012 Posted in politics | No Comments »

Does anyone truly remember what it was like when President Obama took office? The DOW had dropped to 6500 from its height of 14000. More than 50% of the wealth of the stock market was gone within a few months. ...

…..and my Lambo is blue!

Friday, October 26th, 2012 Posted in politics | No Comments »

With just a few days remaining until the presidential election I find myself for the first time in many years very anxious about the political direction the citizens of this country will decide upon. My hope is that we will ...

We cut heads!

Friday, September 28th, 2012 Posted in Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

I came across this picture of President Obama recently and it made me think.  The worst thing about having a shaved head is....... I miss going to the barbershop.  The last time I went to a barbershop was probably close to ...

If I can’t be famous, I’ll be infamous!

Friday, July 20th, 2012 Posted in Batman, IPS, Krav Maga, Martial Arts, Norway, politics | No Comments »

The martial artist in me is conflicted by the recent turn of events in Colorado, and the anniversary the mass murder in Oslo, Norway. The Norwegian gunman had more than an hour to hunt down and attack his victims. More ...

Ready to Die….but he still lives on!

Saturday, March 10th, 2012 Posted in Entertainment, Hip Hop, politics | No Comments »

I can't believe that it has been 15 years since Biggie was murdered in Brooklyn. When I really think about it this means it has been 15 years since I was really excited about any hip hop artist. Despite the ...

Thoughts on Black History Month

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 Posted in Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

Black History Month is here again and I find myself reflecting on how things have changed in just a few short years. For example, the story behind the above picture is that a little Black child visited the White House wanted to ...

9/11: Ten years later

Sunday, September 11th, 2011 Posted in Lifestyle, politics | No Comments »

I can't believe that it has been ten years since the 9/11 terrorist attack. So many things have changed since that day that I sometimes have a hard time remembering how things were prior to the attack. About four years ...