Daily Archives: September 18, 2012

Spotlight: Two Organizations That Refuse To Give Up On Black Men

Originally posted on News One:
Too often during this election season, discussions of how Black males are faring economically have been lumped in with rants about “shared responsibility and sacrifice.” Yet new unemployment statistics out recently — alongside several decades…

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‘Fifty Shades’ Watch: Erotic book trilogy sells for seven figures

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Murderess Ruby McCollum: “Shut up & Serve Time.”

Originally posted on Penny Dickerson:
There are few historical treasures unearthed by mankind that rival the intrigue conjured by the discovery of King Tut’s tomb or pure diamond’s excavated from Africa’s darkest mine. While cultural anthropologists deserve any and all…

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Get Your Writing Noticed: Pace – what keeps us reading!

Originally posted on Laurence O'Bryan – No 1 Best-Selling Conspiracy Thriller Author:
. My last post was on theme, and it is critical, but even if you have a great theme you have to keep people reading. To do that your writing…

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life #3

Originally posted on notsofancynancy:
Everyday life in the ETO, France 1944-45 You can click on the picture to make it bigger This picture is from my father’s WWII pictures. He wrote “Coffee Time” on the back. The men shown are…

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Booker T. Washington Delivered Controversial ‘Atlanta Compromise’ Speech Today In 1895

Originally posted on News One:
Celebrated African-American educator, author, speaker, and Republican presidential adviser Booker T. Washington (pictured) was known for his ability to communicate freely across the heavily divided racial lines in the Deep South — sometimes drawing the ire of…

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