|Posted on April 18, 2016 at 2:55 AM||comments (4)|
Looking Beyond DuBois’ Talented Tenth
Who Are ‘We’?
OpBlog by Eugene Stovall
March, 2016, Oakland, California
During Germany’s 1932 presidential elections, Max Naumann, president of a national German Jewish political organization wrote an article for the Deutsche Allgemeine Zeitung. In his article, Naumanne said that every Jewish...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 29, 2015 at 2:40 AM||comments (0)|
Op-ed: #Black Lives Matter… When the truth is told
Eugene Stovall June 28, 2015
“ …I feel sad not because my mother and father died the way they did; I feel sad because they were Indians. They lived like Indians and died like Indians and never knew that they were, before anything else, men.&...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 15, 2015 at 1:00 PM||comments (0)|
How America Legitimizes The Bush Doctrine of Pre-emptive and Perpetual War
By Eugene Stovall Oakland, California
The vulgar are always taken in by appearances and the world consists only of the vulgar … Machiavelli
While war and ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 19, 2014 at 1:15 PM||comments (0)|
Does Ignorance Spawn Evil or does Evil produce Ignorance?
The mainstream ___ and not so mainstream ___ media seldom celebrate courageous or dignified black people as role models. Taking their cue from the FBI and Homeland Security, the media vilifies anyone attempting to better the black economic a...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 23, 2014 at 3:45 PM||comments (0)|
Cornel West communicates to a vast variety of publics keeping alive the legacy of Martin Luther King. Today Dr. Cornel West has become the most worthy black public spokesman to inherit Martin Luther King’s mantel.
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|Posted on October 3, 2014 at 3:25 AM||comments (0)|
The United States measures winning its perpetual wars by counting dead bodies. Despite earlier rebuffs by the American people and Congress, Obama is now counting dead Syrian bodies. As he once boasted, he is really good at killing people.
Another way to judg...Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 9, 2014 at 11:45 PM||comments (0)|
“Do you think they’re smart enough to realize that we are taking away their right to breathe?”
“Technically, its their right to drink water.”“But isn’t that a lot like putting people in showers and not letti...
|Posted on August 26, 2014 at 5:30 PM||comments (0)|
Does Ferguson Demonstrate The Impotence, Incompetence and Ignorance Of Black Political Leadership?
"They don't have answers to poverty or gentrification or mass incarceration or the prison state,..." Bruce A. Dixon
In his press releas...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 8, 2014 at 2:25 AM||comments (0)|
Black Politicians Are Completely Indifferent To the Needs of the Black Community
The scorecard says of the twelve most important issues to the black community; black politicians have addressed 0 out of 12.
Like other black officeholders Barack Obama is silent on key black issues such as the loss of water by poor African ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 22, 2014 at 6:15 AM||comments (0)|
“US interventionist foreign policy has created a climate of lawlessness and fear, forcing families and now children to flee for their lives.”
In 1954, the CIA orchestrated a coup d'état in Guatemala to overthrow President Jacobo Arbenz Gu...Read Full Post »