Langston Hughes, my late Uncle and Lincoln University…
Today was a great day for me – I was at Lincoln University on a spiritual pilgrimage with both my late Uncle and Langston Hughes.
In addition , I’m proud to announce, Ms. Carla Sarratt, D ...
Posted Friday, March 22nd 2019 at 2:23PM
We will never forgive, and we will never FORGET !!
On June 16, 1944, George Stinney Jr, a young African American Teen, was the youngest person to be executed in the 20th century in the United States.
George Stinney Jr. was only 14 years old a ...
Posted Friday, August 17th 2018 at 12:52PM
Since the Whitehouse cant seem to answer the question concerning the number of Black people working there, I have another theory..
Douglass Turner Ward, one of the founders and former Executive Producer of the Negro Ensemble Company produced a pla ...
Posted Friday, August 17th 2018 at 12:42PM
I proudly present my fellow Howard University Alumnus, Dr. Chadwick Boseman, PhD, Doctor of Humane Letters.
Howard University Commencement Class of 2018, Howard University's 150th Anniversary..
My congratulations to one and all the graduates of ...
Posted Saturday, May 12th 2018 at 2:56PM
My View From Harlem, Black is as Black does..
We’ve all heard and are angered by the racist situation at Starbuck’s in Philly.
The two African-Americans who were racially profiled, are educated professionals and one of the two is a fraternity ...
Posted Wednesday, April 18th 2018 at 2:34PM
My View From Harlem – The Battle for Black Studies
A MUST READ.
I can’t emphasize how much this piece is a must read.
“In the fight to ensure that anti-racist and anti-imperialist perspectives were included in curricula, students were jailed ...
Posted Sunday, February 4th 2018 at 12:33AM
My View From Harlem - Colin kaepernick, and the National Football “Honky” League..
Think the term “Honky” is outdated? Guess again.
The term dates back to an era of time, when African Americans referred to white people as having a “Whites only” ...
Posted Saturday, August 5th 2017 at 3:56PM
My life is based on a true story - Columbia, Temple and Lincoln Universities…
I am steep in my family’s African to African American Heritage; fore I am the reason why they existed.
I was once asked by Dr. Charles Jones, Vice President of Freshm ...
Posted Saturday, May 6th 2017 at 11:26AM
My View From Harlem - Backlash at my Alma Mater Studiorum at the 150th Convocation.
I was blessed to be present for the 100th Convocation at Howard University in 1967.
I listened to President Nabrit speak with pride of all the recent civil righ ...
Posted Sunday, March 5th 2017 at 1:35PM
My View From Harlem - Barack Obama - Audacity
Don't cry because it's over, be proud and smile because it really happened...
I have the first book book the Audacity of Hope, first written back in the day.
We're eight years down the road and t ...
Posted Saturday, January 21st 2017 at 10:27PM
My View From Harlem – Cory Booker, Politics and the Presidency..
Many of us watched President Barack Obama give his farewell speech and reflected on his Presidency.
Like many, I was very involved campaigning and being part of his historic journ ...
Posted Wednesday, January 11th 2017 at 9:06PM
My View From Harlem - Remember Frankie Crocker. (December 18, 1937, Buffalo, New York – October 21, 2000)
I knew the late Frankie “Hollywood” Crocker and knew he was going to be a star, the minute he joined WWRL-AM, it’s sister station in D.C. WOL ...
Posted Monday, December 19th 2016 at 1:06PM
My View From Harlem – Augusta Savage – The Harp
At Howard University, when we sing the Black National Anthem
we raise our clinched fist with pride.
That’s said, Augusta Savage was so inspired by this piece created by James Weldon Johnson, 18 ...
Posted Tuesday, November 22nd 2016 at 2:19PM
My View From Harlem – The vote and who failed all of us and the results of their failures..
A must read...
I personally attempted to tour many college campuses with the "Black Folks Must Vote" movement.
Despite all of our efforts, the so-ca ...
Posted Tuesday, November 22nd 2016 at 9:57AM
My View From Harlem - The defeat of Hillary Clinton
We.ve all awaken to the tragic shock and lose of this election.
Am I still with Her, absolutely!!!
Let's face it, White America never forgave Hillary Clinton for forgiving her Husband for h ...
Posted Wednesday, November 9th 2016 at 9:43AM
This is way beyond, “Lair, Lair Pants on fire”. Trump's Faustian demonic, bottom dwelling began his xenophobic campaign 5 years ago, with the blazing fiery racism of hell.
Frederick Douglass once said, “If there is no struggle, there is no progre ...
Posted Sunday, September 18th 2016 at 1:11PM
Morgan State University’s motto, “Growing the Future, Leading the World”
Morgan State University (commonly referred to as MSU, Morgan State, or Morgan) is a historically black college (HBCU) in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Morgan is Marylan ...
Posted Saturday, September 10th 2016 at 1:28PM
My View From Harlem – Bowie State University, Black Folk Must Vote..
Although one of the smaller Historical Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), Bowie State University (BSU), founded in 1866 in Bowie Maryland, has endured the test of time.
Posted Friday, September 9th 2016 at 1:21AM