There is an awakening that many are trying to ignore but they can't. Conservatism is experiencing a reshaping, a renaissance, a fresh resonance and in many ways a much needed revitalization. The championing cry is becoming; lets make conservatism great again! Former NFL player Jack Brewer once raised campaign money for President Barack Obama, but now he’s among the increasing number of Black voters who support President Trump.
'White, elitist wokeness' is a direct affront to Black conservatism. Several Oscar winners took the opportunity to inject politics into Sunday night's festivities, starting with the telecast's first famous victor, Brad Pitt, who took a shot at Republican senators who voted against calling witnesses at President Trump’s impeachment trial. In the microcosm of monolithic thought these elites indirectly suggest that we all think the way they do and to be outside of their reality is to be wrong, racist, sexist and even a homophobe.
Howard University was returned to the advanced method of payment effective immediately on Dec. 17, 2019. Under this new method of payment, the university can now withdraw Title IV funds without approval from the Philadelphia School Participation Division.
There is no value in victimhood. One of the principle ways that people mismanage their anger is by playing the role of victim. According to Robert W. Firestone Ph.D. many people adopt the victim role, albeit unintentionally because they are afraid of their anger, deny its existence in themselves, project it onto other people, and anticipate aggression or harm from them. This victimhood narrative is pumping through liberal media and ensnaring the minds of many of my people. Black Americans often push aside intellectual thought and logic for emotional responses and race baiting. It is not emotion that can rebuild the black community, but only self-initiative and hard work that can do that.
Media, no matter the format (print/written, social media, online, tv, etc.), is a platform. It was designed to give a voice to those who are voiceless and provide expression for that which is in danger of being suppressed. While many use it properly others abuse it and causes media to morph into a shell of its former self.
Kujichagulia! This is one of the seven principles of Kwanzaa that represents self-determination. More specifically, this principle encourages African-Americans to define and name ourselves, as well as to create and speak for ourselves. Education is a powerful tool that can help us achieve this goal, and to preserve it for future generations. Unfortunately, the k-12 … Continue reading Black Education on the Whiteboard