Have We Had Enough Yet???

Recently NNPA Columnist Raynard Jackson made an Op Ed called “Bullying Does Not Lead to Suicide”. He discusses the various other things that play a big role in why a child would commit suicide, and why the media tries to place blame on bullying as the cause. I would encourage everyone to read it! In…

Up With People or Up with Communism……

People often ask me when I think our Nation started getting indoctrinated with Communism and Socialist ideology. I’m considered to be young by many even though I am almost 40 y/o, but this group stuck out to me from my childhood.  Does anyone remember a singing group called “Up With People”? They are still around…

Is Capitalism Inherently Racist?

by: Takia Hollowell (Originally posted at www.kiradavis.net)     “But more importantly, racism is a key mechanism for the stabilization of capitalism and the legitimization of inequality.”  -Michael Reich, Professor of Political Economy at U.C. Berkeley Is capitalism inherently racist?  Unless you’ve been living under a rock for most of your life, there have been many…

Protestors Rights vs. Public Safety: Apparently the Answer Isn’t Obvious

Rape, murder, child molestation, assault, drugs, theft, anti-Semitism, vandalism, public sex, public urinating and defecating, hundreds upon hundreds of arrests and tuberculosis….errrrhh, drug resistant tuberculosis!! Don’t mind me, I’m just rattling off some of the serious happenings at various Occupy Wall Street (OWS) sites. What’s more alarming than these attacks and the disgusting behavior of…