Tag Archives: BLM

The Forgotten Ones

You wouldn’t think scoring a buzzer-beater in a community league basketball game would cost you your life but I woke one morning to find that that’s exactly what it costed one young man in Philadelphia.  A lone gunman ambushed three teens, 14, 15 and 16 years old, after a game.  The 14 year-old was shot in the arm, the 15 year-old in the face and the 16 year-old in the leg.  The 15 year-old later died in the hospital.  The others were last listed in critical condition and there have been no arrests.  Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under Commentary

America’s irresolute politicians

And you know it’s about to get even deeper when folks start calling African-Americans, Negroes.

Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under Politics and Government, Race

Fostering revolution in the heartland

You know it’s going to get deep when peeps start evoking the name of the pope; and by pope, I don’t mean the pontiff at the Vatican.

But since the bramble started in Nevada over land rights, I’ve heard the name Waco uttered on more than one occasion.  It’s spoken not as a reminder of something we all want to avoid but rather as a rallying call for some sort of possible insurrection. Continue reading

Leave a comment

Filed under Justice, Life and Society