Monthly Archives: February 2012

Racist Perception, Racial Realities

Getting caught up in the superficial comments from presidential candidates former Speaker Newt Gingrich and former Senator Rick Santorum only generates news. Getting the gist of another comment from the GOP field should get your attention and generate action. The … Continue reading

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Obama’s Black-on-Black Political Crime

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President Obama is hoping that his $10,000 bets with electric cars against the DC Voucher Program and minority business development are enough to make America miss the political statements he is making in a proposal that has no chance of … Continue reading

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Politic365: Obama Administration to Close Regional Minority Business Development Offices

By Lauren Victoria Burke February 17, 2012 Officials from the Commerce Department briefed members of Congress yesterday to inform them that the Obama Administration plans to close all five regional Offices of the Minority Business Development Agency. According to members … Continue reading

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Open Letter to the NAACP – Destruction of Colored People

Benjamin T. Jealous, President, bjealous@naacpnet.org, Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman, rbrock@naacpnet.org Leon W. Russell, Vice Chairman, lrussell@naacpnet.org Roger Vann, Chief Operating Officer, rvann@naacpnet.org Steven Hawkins, Executive Vice President, shawkins@naacpnet.org Brenda W. Noel, Chief Financial Officer, bnoel@naacpnet.org Kim Keenan, General Counsel, kkeenan@naacpnet.org … Continue reading

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Franks Praises Passage of PRENDA: Bill Outlaws Sex- and Race-Based Abortions

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Trent Franks (AZ-02) praised today’s passage of H.R. 3541, the Prenatal Non-Discrimination Act (or PRENDA) through the House Judiciary Committee today by a 20-13 vote. The legislation outlaws abortions performed on the basis of the child’s … Continue reading

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Pelosi endorsement of gay marriage plank raises stakes for Democrats

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By Josh Lederman – 02/17/12 A move to put gay marriage in the Democratic Party platform at this year’s convention could prove problematic for Democrats as they seek to keep the election-year conversation focused on their efforts to right the … Continue reading

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Fisk’s Young Black Republicans Want to Dispel Myths About the GOP

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By DAYNISE COUCH Staff Writer The black community in America is very diverse and that diversity in increasing rapidly. It has become more and more difficult for blacks to speak in one unified voice—especially politically. When racism was more overt … Continue reading

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