Although, this is my son Kasan Butcher, this is Innovative
I am often asked, how is Kasan doing in is acting career?
The young ones, think he is rich. I tell them, no, that he is a trained working actor, who has to compete with cross overs fr ...
Posted Monday, October 7th 2019 at 8:40AM
Leave Only Your Footprints
When we, the St. Croix Hiking Association, go hiking off-island, what is posted at the entrance of most trails is a sign that says, "When you leave this trail, take only pictures and memories and leave only your footprin ...
Posted Tuesday, October 1st 2019 at 10:11AM
As a youth, I was told by my grandfather to always try to make a positive out of a negative situation.
The Negative feelings being expressed concerning the influx of new residents, and that they are buying up all available properties, and even pa ...
Posted Saturday, June 15th 2019 at 10:35AM
“Until the lions have their own historians, the history of the hunt will always glorify the hunter.” ― Chinua Achebe (Author)
Our history has to be written, rewritten and illustrated from our perspective. There is a big world market out ther ...
Posted Wednesday, May 22nd 2019 at 9:24PM
My grades would never reflect my Over-standing.
I was branded as an average, not working up to my potential student.
To be their "A" student, meant that you had conform and that you understood (The System's Message), in order to Get-in, you ...
Posted Tuesday, March 26th 2019 at 10:58AM
My choice for the judge would be with Judge Judith Sheindlin, a New York family court, to television personality on the "Judge Judy Show."
I have no doubt that the indictment to the Reparations / Restorations for the Crimes of Slavery and Discrimi ...
Posted Sunday, March 24th 2019 at 9:26AM
The other day, late afternoon at the beach where I swim, I left my sandals where I always do, when I get out of the water, my sandals were gone.
Reluctantly, I questioned myself, I looked all around for them, then I noticed this white guy walking ...
Posted Monday, March 18th 2019 at 8:43PM
This question reminded me of a conversation I had in one of my art classes, after a bi-racial student asked me, why everything was Black with me. As always in my art classes, we discussed all topics openly, and my response was it is because I am Black.
I am Black, my family is Black, my neighbors ...
Posted Monday, March 18th 2019 at 7:49PM
When you look at our conditions here, World-wide, I feel like I am (we as a Family are) living in a "Dog Day Afternoon," episode of the Twilight Zone.
If you consider how our Family is portrayed in the Corporate media around the World, it is no wo ...
Posted Thursday, March 14th 2019 at 11:42AM
I am a product of an agrarian land owning family, and they like many families today sent their kids to school to get them off the farm.
The statement made by so many good-intention adults have become the roots to the problem, we have with the chil ...
Posted Monday, March 11th 2019 at 2:30PM
A valid and strong rationalization is now that it is made available, more people who may never have tried marijuana would suddenly become addicted, If that was the case why isn't cigarette smoking a major health issue here in our community?
Yes, t ...
Posted Tuesday, January 1st 2019 at 7:18AM
First, I would like to express a heartfelt gratitude to the sponsors and volunteers for their contributions to the success of this year's senior walking events.
Thanks to the computer generated time recording, supplied by the VI Track and Field Fe ...
Posted Wednesday, November 28th 2018 at 9:25AM
As the developer, partnering with the St. Croix Hiking Association and the Virgin Islands Pace Runners, hosting the 2018 Seniors' Walking Games, we are extending the opportunity and request for your support and contribution to the success of this eve ...
Posted Monday, October 15th 2018 at 6:09PM
The Seniors' Walking Games
Thanksgiving Weekend: Nov. 24 - 25 2018
"The Games Will Only Grow Bigger, and Bigger, and Bigger with Nurturing Sponsorship"
Become a Sponsor:
You could assist through one of the options listed below.
Posted Sunday, September 30th 2018 at 6:57PM
I have been asked, how do I see our future here in the Virgin Islands?
Each one of us here has to look at the Territory, as if it is our own personal home, and before you would invite a guest into your home, you would repair and clean house for y ...
Posted Friday, August 24th 2018 at 10:34AM
Hosted by: St. Croix Hiking Association and The Virgin Islands Pace Runners
Thanksgiving Weekend - Saturday - Nov. 24 & Sunday - Nov. 25 2018
2 Days Walking Events
The senior walking competition will be fashioned to operate just as if it was ...
Posted Saturday, July 14th 2018 at 7:20PM
This cartoon speaks volumes to the fact that the American Educational System has miseducated Everyone on Slavery in America. No Child Left Behind, the Public School Policy to further Dumb Down the Future!
I can testify while sitting in a classroo ...
Posted Friday, June 1st 2018 at 1:33PM
Today, it is not a whole lot about fighting for our Rights, it is more of how we should exercise our Rights, in the face of sacrifice, A Dream Deferred!
Divide and Conquer!
Before Affirmative Action, individuals, like Ms. Oprah Winfrey, would h ...
Posted Saturday, May 5th 2018 at 12:34PM
I support a Government supplementing the Needy with basic human needs of their citizens: health care, education, water, electricity, not the Privatization to the Corporate individuals, which should be considered to be socialistic. I believe in Free E ...
Posted Thursday, May 3rd 2018 at 9:02AM
- First, we have hundreds of potential teachers graduating from our high schools every year. They can be used as teacher's aides given scholarships to work on their degrees. Extra effort should be made to target males, especially for grade schools wh ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 1:08PM
The educational system must be adjusted to provide a new purpose for learning, and must be adapted to the specific needs of our children. They only go through this period in their lives, "Once."
If the schools were more functional, then maybe the ...
Posted Monday, April 16th 2018 at 1:06PM
The fact that we here in the Virgin Islands, during this recovery period, are faced with having to wait for the Outside to rebuild our homes and our infrastructure has been by design.
The reason that there is a shortage of licensed tradesmen: carp ...
Posted Friday, April 13th 2018 at 7:39PM
These pass hurricanes have not only been a wake up call, but they can also serve as a blessing in disguise, with the support from the US government recovery grants that we will be receiving for our reconstruction and revitalization.
The bureaucrat ...
Posted Friday, April 13th 2018 at 1:01PM
"The more things change, the things remain the same."
We are and have been living under the same post slavery share-cropping system that the unjustly enslaved people of the Americas were subjected to during the Reconstruction period (1865–77) fol ...
Posted Wednesday, March 28th 2018 at 11:18AM