From Time: Barbara Bush, the beloved wife of one former president and mother of another, died at the age of 92 on Tuesday. The former First Lady and former President George H.W. Bush had the longest-lasting marriage in presidential history – 73 years. As the Bush family matriarch, Barbara Bush dropped out of college to […]Read More Former First Lady Barbara Bush Dies at 92
It’s a story that caused a blazing inferno in the news media. The compact version is that Michael Cohen, one of Trump’s goons, his lawyer/fixer and center of the president’s ongoing legal battles has had his place raided by the FBI. As it turns out as acknowledged by Cohen’s own lawyer Stephen Ryan, one of […]Read More Your Thoughts: The Shitstorm Surrounding Michael Cohen and Sean Hannity
Racism in restaurants is not isolated to just one event or even one chain. You can check out the list here and read the details of other incidents and reports. These are a few. Though I’m sure there are many more. As for Starbucks, the CEO Kevin Johnson apologized to the two black men who […]Read More It’s Not Just Starbucks: A Link To a List of Anti-Black Racism In Restaurants
I’ve learned that anyone who tries to morph history into switching the roles of the oppressor and the oppressed, make excuses of why the oppressed was oppressed or try to turn oppression into a positive in any way is never to be taken seriously. Sadly, such a person like David Horowitz will always have those […]Read More Right Wing Activist David Horowitz Rewrites History, Particularly Slavery and Lynching, on Twitter
Not too long ago, I opened a forum posing a question highly relevant in these times. I should’ve worded it differently, but basically, is it possible to separate and like the art from its creator who turns out to be a total jackass? It’s an issue that’s hot in the midst of the rejuvenated Me […]Read More Opinion: Like the Art, Hate the Artist?
The loose coalition of far right white supremacists, Neo-Nazis and white nationalists who call themselves the alternative right (alt-right) seemed like a force of negativity to be reckoned with, at least that’s what most of them considered themselves to be. Their politics are strictly race-based, gender-based and religion-based with white male Christians screaming to the […]Read More The Alt-Right Hates Everything, Including Each Other
From CBS News: Terrified employees fled as gunfire rang out at YouTube’s sprawling headquarters in San Bruno, California, on Tuesday, prompting a massive police response and evacuation as victims were transported to nearby hospitals. San Bruno police identified the suspect late Tuesday as Nasim Najafi Aghdam, 39, who was found dead from what authorities believe […]Read More The Shooting At YouTube HQ: What To Expect as Reactions