Tag: #voting

MY VOTE MY DEMISE: ARE WE TOO SERIOUS ABOUT OUR POLITICS

  “In a Democratic Republic.” who really cares Ever since the United State President elect Donald J. Trump came to office this country has been at odds. People are going as far as cutting off their own family for their political affiliation. But the… Continue Reading “MY VOTE MY DEMISE: ARE WE TOO SERIOUS ABOUT OUR POLITICS”

MINORITY SELECTION: WHO WILL BE THE NEXT MINORITY PRESIDENT

“Whose next?” 2020 and beyond The presidential election run of Barack Obama left a door open for the next president either Black or any other ethnic group. But the question still stands, who next? Because in my opinion, there will be a White female… Continue Reading “MINORITY SELECTION: WHO WILL BE THE NEXT MINORITY PRESIDENT”

THE BLACK VOTE: WHY ARE WE AS BLACK PEOPLE NOT REPUBLICAN

“Being BLACK voting RED.” voting red For a very long time, the African American population chose to vote red in this country. And as time progressed the flip to the Republican Party took hold. And now, you’re seen as some sort of outsider when… Continue Reading “THE BLACK VOTE: WHY ARE WE AS BLACK PEOPLE NOT REPUBLICAN”

JUNETEENTH DAY: WHERE ARE WE NOW FROM THEN

“The descendants of blood, sweat, and tears, still going strong.” Today marks the 152nd anniversary in which the first Juneteenth Day celebration was held in Galveston, Texas. And for those of you that are unfamiliar with Juneteenth, it is the celebration that marks the… Continue Reading “JUNETEENTH DAY: WHERE ARE WE NOW FROM THEN”

INCENDIARY POLITICS: WHEN THE ACTIONS OF FEW BECOMES THE ACTIONS OF MANY

“People just can’t see themselves.” The dual between parties have been a rivalry for decades. But since Donald Trump took office, now people are fighting more than ever. I spoke in a recent post regarding the shooting of the United States Congressman Steve Scalise. The motive behind the shooting was… Continue Reading “INCENDIARY POLITICS: WHEN THE ACTIONS OF FEW BECOMES THE ACTIONS OF MANY”

A NATION OF FEAR: ARE WE MORE AFRAID OF TRUMP THAN WE SHOULD BE.

“Is there a legitimate reason to fear?” As president elect Donald Trump now takes control over the White House, conversations begin to take place regarding him running the country. Saturday January 21st, 2017 was the day protest were held in major cities across the country and… Continue Reading “A NATION OF FEAR: ARE WE MORE AFRAID OF TRUMP THAN WE SHOULD BE.”

REVERSE HISTORY: WHAT IF WHITE PEOPLE WERE SLAVES

“What if history was switch around.” Let’s say instead of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in Africa, it took place in Europe. What if Africans invaded Portugal, Spain, Italy, Sicily? What if Africans paid some Europeans money to lure them from inland? And what if… Continue Reading “REVERSE HISTORY: WHAT IF WHITE PEOPLE WERE SLAVES”

THE SEGREGATED POPULACE

“Could we eventually see a separation of a region?” Notice the map at the top of the page. Then think about the protests going on throughout the country. And you’ll start to understand why there are so many issues socially. All the blue areas… Continue Reading “THE SEGREGATED POPULACE”

THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS: WHY HE WON SO MUCH OF THE WHITE VOTE

“Why were they so connected to him?” Donald Trump, president elect sounds like an odd title to be giving him. Not because of his language, but because I never thought Celebrity Apprentice host would be the president. It proves what you can really accomplish… Continue Reading “THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS: WHY HE WON SO MUCH OF THE WHITE VOTE”

POLITICAL POINTLESSNESS

“VOTE FOR WHAT!” “Government fuck government, let’s politic ourselves,” a lyric from Jay Z which now has more meaning than ever before. Especially considering the Black voting turnout is very low this election cycle. I think that now more than ever Black people have finally… Continue Reading “POLITICAL POINTLESSNESS”