Monthly Archives: July 2012

Closing the Racial Achievement Gap: It’s Time to Look Beyond the Classroom

  Teachers are important, but students’ environment matters too by Sian Beilock, Ph.D. The Black-White achievement gap is alive and well in the United States. Take New York City as an example. According to a recent article in the New … Continue reading

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Democratic platform draft includes marriage equality plank: sources

By Chris Johnson on July 30, 2012 Rep. Barney Frank confirmed Monday that a marriage equality plank will appear in the Democratic Party platform (Blade file photo by Michael Key) The Democratic Party platform drafting committee approved on Sunday language … Continue reading

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Woman Dies After Planned Parenthood Botched Her Abortion, Congress to Investigate

Jul 28, 2012 09:30 AM EST The negligence of Planned Parenthood appears to be a contributing factor in the tragic death of 24 year old Tonya Reaves. Ms. Reaves passed away last Friday after complications from a failed abortion at … Continue reading

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I don’t blame white people for slavery – I blame blacks and Muslims for slavery!

Ted Hayes contends that the real villains when it comes to slavery were the Blacks and the Muslims in Africa, not the white man. He says that the slave trade was going on long before Britain and subsequently America got … Continue reading

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Black Republicans Key in Voter Validation Efforts and Stopping Voter Suppression

Without the unique positioning of Black Republicans to mitigate the differences between appropriate voter validation efforts and unethical voter suppression actions, the GOP will remain cast as civil rights villains – and the nation loses as a result. Can there … Continue reading

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Chick-Fil-A under attack by the folks who claim to be so tolerant of other people’s views.

July 28, 2012 Chick-Fil-A is a fast foot restaurant chain that basically focuses on serving chicken related items . They have over 1600 locations across the country. I did some research on the company last year, when I happened to … Continue reading

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Why Barack Obama hates small business

Photo: www.sentryjournal.com Friday, July 27, 2012 – Truth Be Told by Carla Garrison WASHINGTON , July 27, 2012 – Barack Obama continues to insult the backbone of America – the small business – because his ideology is rooted in the … Continue reading

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