If you believe the United Nations cares about blacks or the history of slavery in the US I have a bridge to sell ya.
The Top 5 Issues Facing Black Americans by Taleeb Starkes Spoiler Alert: race isn’t in the top five. The act of telling the truth about what ails blacks in America is taken as an act of war. Until we can name the problem, and identify concrete steps to find solutions, nothing will improve. Transcript: What […]
Warning: footage contains graphic images and violence. Via Global News on Youtube Because the dash cam video starts out after the incident is already underway may unanswered questions remain.
The links she mentions in the video for further reading: It would take 228 years for the average black family to accumulate the wealth of a white family The Study on Median Wealth Transcript: Hello breaking Brown family your black world family is Yvette Carnell I know I haven’t been on YouTube for quite some […]
From Facebook Live: Take aways: The act of protesting is a right here in this country, rioting is not protesting it is an illegal activity that destroys private property and damages confidence in the rule of law. Rioters are not protesting they are breaking the law. To say that black protesters “need space to destroy” […]
Music always brightens my day. To see someone uses music to show the inherent connectedness that exists between us all, even in the midst of so much negativity is a treat. In this video, musical genius Bobby McFerrin utilizes audience participation to reveal how much the Pentatonic Musical scale is a part of each of us. So […]
In case you missed it, I shot this video the afternoon of the Dallas police shootings just hours before it happened. I got a ton of blow back for focusing on what ails our community instead of decrying violence by police and so on. I stand by the video, because “fixing” black America isn’t a […]
This is news to me, as it’s no secret that I’m not a great sleeper. There are new studies out linking a lack of sleep to dementia and Alzheimer’s so this is serious business! Some swear by Melatonin, Valerian, hot baths and warm milk. Let’s take this as a wake up call to renew our efforts […]
Instead of focusing our energy on how many black men are shot by the police each year (stats from the government show this isn’t an epidemic at all) policy makers should prioritize the repair of black families. Our roots as a community stem from surviving oppression; in order to stay sane we practiced our faith […]
I discussed some of this in my latest Facebook Live video; traditional mores make for more success in life. Statistics prove it, anecdotal stories, verify it, evidence of this truth is painfully evident in inner cities across this country. No discussion on race or new legislation, can mitigate this truth. It’s time we stopped ignoring […]